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 →

 This sweet canvas showed up at my house the other day. My friend @honeybrubru decided to get me this awesome gift. Thanks again Aaron. You are a hell of a nice guy, and thorough. #wailcity #harpoonsup
 3.75x14 Maple/ repurposed skateboard shell, hickory inlay reinforcement rings 3.0 triple flange hoops, double ended tube lugs, repurposed skateboard badge, Gibraltar Deluxe Piccolo throwoff. #wailcity #repurposedskateboard #staveshell #stavedrum #piccolo #maple #shredthenar #drum #snaredrum  6.5x14 Jatoba/Oak segmented hybrid shell, 3.0 triple flange hoops, modern stile tube lugs, DW Mag throw off #wailcity #hybridshell #oak #jatoba #stavedrum #staveshell #snaredrum #drum