Markley Custom Drums Markley Custom Drums
Exotic Series Click to view larger image
Cobalt Blue Candy Lacquer over Quilted Maple

  • You choose the Exotic wood for the outside ply
  • You choose the core shell – Maple or Birch
  • Precision-cut and hand-perfected bearing edges
  • Exclusive Markley Solid Tension™ Lugs
  • Exclusive Markley Reson-X™ Tom Suspension System on suspended toms
  • Exotic Series available in Satin Oil and Hi-Gloss Lacquer Finishes

The Markley Exotic Series begins with our famous Signature Series drums and takes them to the next level with the addition of gorgeous, premium quality exotic wood veneers.

Beautiful, highly figured exotic woods from all over the world are used as the outer ply on either our Signature Maple or Signature Birch Series drums. Combined with our world-class hi-gloss finishes, the Markley Exotic Series offers you more unique options and total control when creating your personalized Markley Custom Drums.
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" Every single drum and kit from Markley is a piece of art. I am, again, at a loss for words. Stunning, simply stunning..."
- Thomas A. Crawford, President/CEO

" I have to say I have never played a finer kit. The sound is just absolutely unbelievable! I did not want to ever stop playing it... Hands down, the best kit I have ever heard or played..."
- Scott Schneider, Down To One