Meinl Cajon Review. You Know You Want One!

Posted in Cajons on December 10, 2015

Menil Cajon Review

  The Meinl Pickup Cajon is one of the most modern types of cajon drums that are currently available in the music market. It carries many new features including a microphone and preamp system. This style of cajon also has wires inside the drum allowing the user to adjust the sound for better control and Read More »

The Cajon Drum

Posted in Cajons on December 10, 2015

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The Cajon Drum is an Afro-Peruvian musical instrument that was developed in the early 1800′s. It was developed by slaves of West and Central African origin, though are now widely used across all of North and Central America. There have been many changes to these drums since their early days. Originally they were constructed from shipping crates Read More »

How To Build Cajon Drum

Posted in Guides And Tips on December 10, 2015

Blueprint on how to build a cajon

Used traditionally in South America for the rumba or samba music, the sound that emanates from a Cajon is as unique as its fabrication. If you want to build a Cajon Drum here are a few general tips to help you get started on your project. This is by no means meant to be a Read More »

The Laptop Cajon Drum: What a Strange Beast

Posted in Cajons on December 10, 2015

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For the traveling drummer who is on the go and performing in front of a small crowd, the laptop cajon drum is a great alternative other than packing up a complete drum set. Convenient, portable, affordable and excellent producing sound makes the laptop an attractive instrument for the percussion enthusiast. How the Laptop Drum Works Read More »

Adjusting The Sounds Of Your Cajon Drum

Posted in Guides And Tips on December 10, 2015

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One of the benefits of playing the Cajon Drum is it can be adjusted to make different sounds. From first glance you might think that this drum is just a box. In actuality there are several adjustments we can do to change the sound. Today we are going to talk about how to adjust the Read More »

How To Play a Cajon Drum. It's easy!

Posted in Guides And Tips on December 10, 2015

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Have you ever wanted to be a drummer? Cant afford a new drum set in today’s economy? Well let me introduce you to the Cajon (a lot of people write it ''cahone drum'' which is not correct by the way) . The is an ancient box like drum that is making a reappearance in the Read More »

History Of The Cajon Drum

Posted in History on December 10, 2015

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The Cajon Drum (properly pronounced as ka•hone) is a ancient box like drum whose beginnings rise from the suppression of slavery. Originally created from small shipping crates or drawers, the musician would slap the face of the box with his or her hands creating a primitive drum beat . Most historians agree that this drum Read More »

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