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Play More And Tune Less With The New Mapex SONIClearâ„¢

Mt. Juliet, TN - January, 2014 | | Armory | Mars | SONIClear

The Mapex Drum Company set out to solve one of the biggest headaches of being a drummer; the frustrations of tuning your drums. Mapex wants drummers to spend less time tuning and be able to play more. The result of that mission is the latest innovation from Mapex: The SONIClear™ bearing edge.

Mapex Welcomes Russ Miller to their Family of Artists

Mt. Juliet, TN - January, 2013 | | Artists | Russ Miller

Russ Miller is internationally known as one of the top drummers of today. As a Multi-Platinum recording artist, he has played on multiple Grammy award winning recordings with combined sales of over 26 million copies. His musical versatility has led him to work with an incredible list of over 50 international artists from legends like Ray Charles, The Fifth Dimension, Natalie Cole, Tina Turner & Bobby Caldwell through modern stars, Nelly Furtado, The Psychedelic Furs, Hilary Duff, Steve Perry, Andrea Bocelli, Daniel Bedingfield and Meredith Brooks.

Mapex Adds a New Edge with Their New STORM Series Drum Kits with Hardware

Mt. Juliet, TN - January, 2016 | | Hardware | Storm

The Mapex Drum Company continues to give younger players in search of a no-nonsense approach to tuning and playing a new ready to play drum set; The Storm series. This new upper entry set not only simplifies the process of getting a great sound but it adds an entirely new style of drum finishes and hardware options.

Mapex Introduces New Colors in the Armory Series

Mt Juliet, TN - January, 2018

Mapex is pleased to present two new color upgrades in the Armory drum series.

Using beautiful Olive Exotic veneers, Mapex is releasing the colors Desert Dune and Black Dawn. These new finishes are being applied to the best selling Armory Series Hybrid shell which is constructed of Birch/Maple/Birch, in a 6-ply, 7.2MM thickness. 

Mapex Introduces New Colors in the Armory Series for 2019

Mt. Juliet, TN - January, 2019

Mapex is pleased to present two new color upgrades in the Armory drum series. Using beautiful Olive Exotic veneers, Mapex is releasing the colors Emerald Burst and Redwood Burst. These new finishes are being applied to the best-selling Armory Series Hybrid shell which is constructed of Birch/Maple/Birch, in a 6-ply, 7.2MM thickness. The finishes are stunningly beautiful

Mapex Partners with Jimmy Pemberton Supporting Benny Beats Animated Series

Mt. Juliet, TN - January, 2019

The new year is starting off on a high note for two music industry collaborators. Mapex Drums has announced an innovative new partnership with Boston-based drummer and creator Jimmy Pemberton. Pemberton will play Mapex drums exclusively and collaborate with Mapex on future ventures. 

Armory Play-Along

Mt. Juliet, TN - June, 2019

Want to be featured on Mapex's social pages?

Download the play-along track from the Armory Series "Inspiration" video featuring Steven "Maestro Leville" Robinson.

Share your performance of you playing playing along to this track (on your Mapex kit of course!) to Facebook or Instagram. Then tag us @mapexdrums and use #armoryplayalong for a chance to be featured on our social media!

Checking in with the 2008 Mapex Drummer of Tomorrow winner: Josh Devine

By Franny Huang - Author Title | | Drummer Of Tomorrow | Josh Devine

In 2008, Mapex launched a drumming competition to find the “Drummer of Tomorrow”.  We had thousands of applicants from all over the world and after several months of events and countless votes cast, Josh Devine was named the 2008 Mapex “Drummer of Tomorrow”. 

So…what is the “Drummer of Tomorrow” up to these days?  We caught up with Josh at LP Field in Nashville, TN (Home of the Tennessee Titans Football team).  Josh is the drummer for the biggest pop band in the world: One Direction, on one of the biggest tours in the world and the expected crowd for tonight’s concert is 50,000 people. 

MAPEX 30th anniversary - Russ Miller Latin America tour 2019 - All

Mapex Events

03
Sep

In celebration of MAPEX 30th Anniversary, we will host an amazing Latin America Tour. The legendary drummer Russ Miller will join the events and perform at 5 different Latin America countries. Don't miss your chance to see Russ's live performance. See you on the road~ 
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  • Date:
    September 3 - September 13, 2019
  • Venue:
    Coming soon~
  • City:
    See Below Information
  • Time:
    4:01PM - 4:01PM

MAPEX 30th anniversary - Russ Miller Latin America tour 2019 - Argentina

Mapex Events

09
Sep


In celebration of MAPEX 30th Anniversary, we will host an amazing Latin America Tour. The legendary drummer Russ Miller will join the events and perform at 5 different Latin America countries. On September 9, we will stop and host a clinic in Marquee Session live in Argentina. Don't miss your chance to see Russ's live performance.
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  • Date:
    September 9 - September 9, 2019
  • Venue:
    Marquee Session Live, Av. Scalabrini Ortiz 666, CABA, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • City:
    Buenos Aires
  • Time:
    7:10AM - 11:10PM

MAPEX 30th anniversary - Russ Miller Latin America tour 2019 - Mexico

Mapex Events

13
Aug

In celebration of MAPEX 30th Anniversary, we will host an amazing Latin America Tour. The legendary drummer Russ Miller will join the events and perform at 5 different Latin America countries. On September 13, we will stop and host a clinic in Mexico city. Don't miss your chance to see Russ's live performance.
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  • Date:
    August 13 - August 19, 2019
  • Venue:
    Bolivar 86, Col. Centro, CDMX, Mexico
  • City:
    Mexico City
  • Time:
    6:13AM - 9:13PM

MAPEX 30th anniversary - Russ Miller Latin America tour 2019 - Panama

Mapex Events

07
Sep

In celebration of MAPEX 30th Anniversary, we will host an amazing Latin America Tour. The legendary drummer Russ Miller will join the events and perform at 5 different Latin America countries. On September 7, we will stop and host a clinic in Albrook Mall, Music Planet in Panama City, Panama. Don't miss your chance to see Russ's live performance.
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  • Date:
    September 7 - September 7, 2019
  • Venue:
    Albrook Mall, Music Planet
  • City:
    Panama City, Panama
  • Time:
    7:02AM - 11:03PM