Simmons is a big part of electronic drum history and their first full drum kit was released in 1981. Their iconic SDS-V with hexagonal shaped pads was used by many hit artists in the 1980’s. The Simmons brand still exists to this day and they are known for quality electronic drum kits.

Simmons SD1250 Electronic Drum Kit

Our Rating: 3.5 out of 5.0 stars

Price: ~$1,099.99 | Intermediate

This kit offers lots of pads and a big rack with a decent drum module.