Shopping is paused until April 2023 while Courtney is in Brazil for 6 months. Check out the Earplug Blog for more about the trip!


The caixa players, working together provide the grid that keeps the samba together and swingy. These Brazilian percussion instruments flavor the bateria and the infectious swing keeps people dancing. I have several IVSOM caixas to choose from. I carry a lot of IVSOM products because they are one of the best drum makers in Brazil and it is important to me to provide you with only the best instruments.