An independent drum shop that's upbeat and a little offbeat

Drums & Percussion

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About Us

The Drum Exchange

We also sell

many items that are not shown on this website. Contact us for more info.

*Djembe head repair!

Phone: 206.545.3564


4501 Interlake Ave N

Seattle, WA 98103 (Map)

Hours: Monday-Saturday, 10AM to 6PM  


The Drum Exchange is proud to offer unique, high-quality drum & percussion products!

Saturday, June 2nd 10AM to 5PM
Join us for a rhythm-filled day of 
FREE clinics with Master Percussionists!

10:00 AM  Jeff Busch - Brazilian Percussion
11:00 AM  Ernesto Pediangco - Latin Percussion 
1:00 PM    Alan Keown - Drumline
2:30 PM    Michael Waldrop - Marimba 
4:00 PM    Garey Williams - Drumset

Click here for more details about each clinic
Kevin Bacon

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Kevin Bacon!

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Gregg Keplinger at The Drum Exchange 5/30/15

Gregg Keplinger

Drummer, master drum builder and and drum tech for Soundgarden, Pearl Jam & other great bands.

In-store “Meet & Hang” with Gregg Keplinger

Saturday, May 30th - 1:00PM to 4:00PM

Don’t miss this great opportunity to learn about drum gear from one of the best drum techs in the industry, Gregg Keplinger. Bring your snare drum for advice on how to improve the sound of your drums and get a FREE expert tuning.

We will also have door prizes plus an extra 10% off all drumheads (discount taken on lowest sale price - already discounted 40%).