Browse Ludwig Drums. Some of the finest drums available, Ludwig snare drums in particular are legendary, such as the Black Beauty and the LM400 Supraphonic.
Ludwig provide some of the finest drums available on the market today. Starting in the early 1900's with the invention of the very first bass drum pedal and then moving on to Timpani, the company quickly grew. It wasn't until the 1920's when they introduced the famous Black Beauty Snare Drum which became one of the most sought after snare drums in the recording industry. These drums are still produced today and have become a mainstay of high end recording studios.
For more than 100 years Ludwig have been captivating drummers with their unrestrained style, design and sound. They are dedicated to the art of crafting perfect drums. The LM400 is widely accepted as the most recorded snare drum in the world. Meaning it's the drum of choice if you want to sound like many of your idols. Drummers such as Ringo Starr and John Bonham were often found behind one of these amazing drum kits.
Despite their reputation as high end manufacturers of drums, Ludwig do offer some ranges that are more affordable for the casual hobby drummer. The Ludwig Breakbeats kit is fantastic travel kit with a 16" bass drum and 14" floor tom. At only £375 for the shell pack it's a great value option.