A comfortable and practical throne is vital to a drum player’s sound output and creative ability. Playing with discomfort will always lead to worse performance than had the player been fluid and flexible. Surprisingly, the one thing that can make the biggest difference in your performance and comfort is your drum throne. Today we will be taking a look at the best drum throne you can buy for both value and comfort.
DW 3000 SERIES DWCP3100 Throne
DW’s DWCP3100 drum throne is the cure for your aching you-know-what. If you’re struggling with a drum throne that’s past its expiration date, it’s time to invest in your backside. Seriously, the DWCP3100 is part of DW’s 3000 Series, which offers serious bang for the buck. The DWCP3100 gives you a heavy-duty tripod base and solid ear casting, for years of reliability. On the business end, you get a supportive durable vinyl-covered seat top for serious comfort during your marathon drumming sessions. For comfort and durability at a great price, its hard to beat the DW DWCP3100 drum throne!
Gibraltar 6608 Heavy Drum Throne
Do you suffer from a sore back and body every time you play your drums? Sit on a Gibraltar 6608, and your agony will end, thanks to its top-grade foam seat.The Gibraltar 6608 Motorcycle top double-braced drum throne is made from top grade foam for maximum comfort. The 6608 adjusts from 18″ to 24″ high for perfect positioning, and a direct-in height adjustment with memory lock keeps it where you put it. Drum in absolute comfort with the 6608 Drum Throne from Gibraltar.
ROC-N-SOC Nitro Throne Blue
This Roc-n-Soc Nitro Throne features a unique nitrogen gas shock absorber to reduce back and leg fatigue while enhancing your comfort on stage. In addition, this throne is height adjustable between 18” –24” so you can find the perfect height. ntoured bicycle seat-style cushion helps prevent leg fatigue during long jam sessions, while sturdy base welds and hardware provide unmatched stability. Free spinning seat reduces spinal strain from body twisting, while the unique nitrogen gas shock absorber gives the throne a subtle bounce to reduce back fatigue.
Gibraltar 9608MB Moto Style Drum Throne with Backrest
The Gibraltar 9608MB Motorcycle-style Drum Throne with Adjustable Backrest gives you amazing playing comfort while being compact and easy to transport. This throne adjusts from 20″ to 28″ high and sports a durable, Cordura/Vinyl covering that’ll stand up to pro (ab)use, while the ergonomic backrest makes playing long sets a breeze. Constructed with premium foam padding and contoured for added lumbar support, you’ll find the Gibraltar 9608MB to be amazingly comfortable.
DW Drum Workshop CP5100 5000 Series Throne
DW’s DWCP5100 drum throne is the cure for your aching you-know-what. If you’re struggling with a drum throne that’s past its expiration date, it’s time to invest in your backside. Seriously, the DWCP5100 is part of DW’s 5000 Series, which offers serious bang for the buck. The DWCP5100 gives you a full-sized 1-1/8″ double-braced base and solid ear casting, for years of reliability. On the business end, you get a supportive durable vinyl-covered seat top for serious comfort during your marathon drumming sessions.
DW Drum Workshop CP9120AL 9000 Air LIft
The DW 9100 Air Lift drum throne has a tractor seat top and is made with a special combination of foam for stability and comfort. It features double-braced legs, an oversized 1″ base for added stability, and pneumatic height adjustment so you can quickly adjust it to the perfect height. Combining the workhorse features of DW’s 9000 line of thrones, the DW Drums Heavy-Duty Air Lift Throne has a sturdier quad-leg folding base and effortless pneumatic height adjustment that allows incremental positioning.
Ahead Spinal-G Saddle Throne – Black
The Ahead Spinal-G is just such a throne. The biggest difference in the Spinal-G is its center channel, which is cut out like a bicycle seat. This keeps pressure off the tailbone and your sensitive undercarriage, reducing back and shoulder pain as the night rolls on. But the Ahead Spinal-G isn’t built for comfort alone. Its dual-locking swivel height adjuster is guaranteed not to slip. And its 4-legged, double-braced base features thick rubber feet to keep you from rollin’ while you’re rockin’.
PDP By DW Drum Throne (PDDT800-04)
Drum Workshop is the leading provider of hardware in the industry. PDP emerged to bring DW’s exceptional quality and design within the reach of every player. The medium-weight 800 Series delivers professional features, materials and build quality that will take a beating. Take a seat in comfort with the 12 ½” Round Top DT800-04 throne. The padded seat is 3.5” thick, and supported by an X-brace for the perfect blend of strength and comfort. Fitted with a heavy-duty memory-lock, the solid 1” base allows for a wide range of adjustability starting at a 21” minimum height up to a 28” maximum height.