Wail City Percussion is a company specializing in hand made stave shell snare drums from my workshop in New Bedford, MA. At Wail City, I passionately craft each shell to create a drum to have exceptional tone, character, and versatility that you won’t find in any standard ply shell.

Wail City Drumming!

Check out Bird Attack’s latest podcast #70 featuring Wail City President, and drummer from A Wilhelm Scream at www.birdattackradio.com

Pat Thetic

Pat Thetic joins the Wail City Family! Read more →

 5.5 x 14 Red Birch shell, 2.3 triple flange hoops, DW Mag throw off, custom badge hand painted by: @bchainay Brian is a professional pin striper, Metal fabricator, and a all around capable dude. Check out his work. #wailcity #birch #pinstriping #staveshell #stavedrum #custom #snaredrum  Jim Margle live with @counterpunchrok @mimjargle #harpoonsup : @jodiphotography
 New England! Come party @awilhelmscreamofficial down in the Bucket! Next Saturday December 8, 2018 with @faultnbma @judgementmetal #newidol  I would like to officially welcome Andrea Gruber Matthies to the Family! You can check out her band "The Gift Machine" at: facebook.com/thegiftmachine @thegiftmachine #harpoonsup #thegiftmachine #wailcity #wailcitypercussion