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 →

 6.5x15 Oak/Walnut hybrid shell, Modern stile Tube lugs, 3.0 triple flange hoops, custom painted machete by: Rachel E. Hall. This snare is en route to Chicago to newest Wail City Family member Luis Martinez from the band La Armada. Check out La Armada at: https://m.facebook.com/armadahardcore/
 Wail City Artist Kye Smith just killed it with his Beatles Medley center court at Madison Square Garden. @kyesmith_  Thanks for the support in 2016! Looking forward to projects in 2017.