Latest News

Discography Updated

After a long period of not being updated, we’ve finally added new CDs, DVDs, and Purchase links to the Discography – head on over to the page to check it out! And remember, if you make a purchase through our link, a percentage of that purchase comes back to us, … Continue reading

Indiegogo Update

4 days in, and we’re at 15% of our goal! Thank you very much to everyone who has donated thus far. If you HAVEN’T donated yet, please visit the campaign page to learn more – Your support will not only help us continue to add new content to the website, … Continue reading

Announcing our Indiegogo Campaign

Hi everyone. Up until now, the development of TaikoSource has been a volunteer effort with researchers, composers, and performers contributing materials to almost every section of the site in order to create a resource for the whole community to share. This includes the Matsuri Database, featuring videos and pictures of … Continue reading

Happy New Year!

Happy 2015! With the New Year often comes cleaning, and that’s certainly been the case here at TaikoSource! We’ve been moving a lot of sections around in order to make a better navigation experience – for example, you’ll now find a new Equipment section combining sections about Instruments, Costumes, and … Continue reading

NATC 2015 Registration

The official North American Taiko Conference 2015 is live, including registration!!! Follow this link to check it out! NATC 2015 will be held June 11-14, 2015 at UNLV in Las Vegas! We’ll be there – will you?

Featured Pages


Resources about purchasing or making drums and other instruments

Taiko Clipart

Free to Use taiko-themed art and photos

Group Map

A searchable map of taiko groups around the world

Song Database

A database of taiko songs, including Copyleft compositions anyone can play
TaikoSource is dedicated to the development of information resources about taiko performance, exploring the various mediums within which taiko drums are used.