Stick of the Week: XCEL 5B

Hello! We’re back with the second installment of our Stick of the Week series. For this edition, we’re checking out a very unique stick from a company called XCEL. If you’re curious about a particular brand or model, let me know in the comments section, or email dgrblog@gmail.com. XCEL 5B Specs Material: Hickory Length: 15 7/8” […]

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Shakerstix Review and Giveaway

Sorry for the lengthy delay between updates! I’ve been busily working on making some big changes to the site. DGR should have a new and expanded design in the coming months, and it’s just been more work than I’d  initially imagined. In the meantime, however, I’m ready to give some incredible gear away! I’ve got […]

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TRX Cymbal Mallets

Alright, for the first time since starting this website, I’m going to try and keep this review nice and tight. TRX was kind enough to send over a pair of their Cymbal Mallets, and I don’t want to bury the benefits in a sea of text. Also, these Cymbal Mallets will be given away in […]

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SilverFox Factory Tour

Hello! No new reviews for now as I’m currently on tour with a band called Decent Lovers. However, I was able to swing by the SilverFox Drumsticks and Grover Pro Percussion headquarters while playing a few shows in the Boston area. The place was awesome and the SF team was incredibly hospitable, offering me a […]

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Bopworks Drumsticks

It’s been a little while since I’ve been able to share a new review because I’ve been hard at work on the first of a new series of videos that should be ready later this week (hopefully). In the meantime, please check out this short write up of three throwback stick models from Bopworks.    […]

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