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 →

 Introducing Manfred "Zock" Herzog! Check out his band Petrol Girls at: https://m.facebook.com/Petrolgirls/. Welcome to the family! #petrolgirls #rockozockoman #wailcity #wailcitypercussion #sapele #ash #hybrid #staveshell #stavedrums #harpoonsup  Got some Purple Heart  in the works today. #snaredrums #staveshell #stavedrum #purpleheart #Wailcitypercussion
 Excited to get this new banger out into the world! 6x14 Purple Heart shell, Indie throw off, 3 position butt plate, 3.0 triple flange hoops, double ended tube lugs. This one does not have a home yet. Send a message if you are interested! #purpleheart #Wailcitypercussion #wailcity #staveshell #stavedrum #snaredrum  #throwback