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The Roc-N-Soc Nitro Throne is a compact seat with a built-in nitrogen gas shock absorber. This feature adds to its other comforts for a drummer who m...Read More

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OVERVIEW

Built-in bounce!

The Roc-N-Soc Nitro Throne is a compact seat with a built-in nitrogen gas shock absorber. This feature adds to its other comforts for a drummer who may desire a little bounce. Heavy bracing. Bicycle design reduces leg fatigue. 18" to 24" seat height.

FEATURES
  • Nitrogen gas shock absorber for comfort and added bounce
  • 18" to 24" seat height
  • Bicycle design for reduced leg fatigue

Order today and put a little bounce in your music.

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ROC-N-SOCNitro Throne
 
4.8

(based on 135 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (120)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (10)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (3)

96%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (24)
  • Good quality (22)
  • Functional (19)
  • Comfortable (7)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Practicing (19)
    • Concerts (16)
    • Back-up (6)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Experienced (19), Professional musician (5), Novice (3)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    Wish I would've bought it sooner!

    I'd been eyeballing this chair for more than a year, just didn't buy it because I'd just bought a Carmichael Throne a couple of years earlier, and was trying to get some mileage out...Read complete review

    I'd been eyeballing this chair for more than a year, just didn't buy it because I'd just bought a Carmichael Throne a couple of years earlier, and was trying to get some mileage out of it. But even though The Carmichael was supposed to be good for the prostrate, I didn't have prostrate troubles. I had back troubles. Finally, after quibbling about it for another 6 months, and letting some of the other reviews deter me, such as a squeaky noise (that I thought some graphite oil or W4D would cure anyway), I went ahead and bought the Nitro Rock N Sock. I haven't had an ounce of back pain since I bought it! I like the "give" it offers in its hydraulics, and the seat itself also offers some give in its comfortable cushion. I have yet to walk up the stairs with severe neck and back pain, like I did with the other 2 stools. And if it did squeak (which it hasn't so far) -- I'd rather have a squeak you can oil, than back pain any day. I just wished I would've bought it sooner. But now I know! (And another reason I decided to just go ahead and get it, is because, if the hydraulic lift ever wears out, the seat is compatible with the Carmichael legs!) Definitely the nicest chair I've ever sat on -- and I sit for 4-5 hours at a time!

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    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    Nothing is for everyone

    I like everything about this throne but it's not for me. Unfortunately, it wasted my back in less than a month. I could not get comfortable and I really tried. I started to...Read complete review

    I like everything about this throne but it's not for me. Unfortunately, it wasted my back in less than a month. I could not get comfortable and I really tried. I started to get really bad lower back pain and I'm now on my 5th chiropractor appt to ease the pain. For me, it was impossible to find a sweet spot. With a round throne you can kind of go where you need to be. With a tractor style seat you are in a set position. Also the leg cutouts are non-existent so if you sit high it's hard for your knees to be lower than your hips. With the ridge in the back, you better like where you're sitting because there's nowhere to move. A highly rated best seller and it will probably work for 90% of the players out there but there is a small percentage of drummers that this throne, or this style of throne, won't work for. And if you're squirming around trying to get comfortable, you can do some damage. Just take a bit of time in the shop and make sure it will work for you. If not, keep your receipt.

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    4.0

    Nice seat

    By cvel

    from melbourne, australia

    About Me Novice

    Pros

    • Comfy
    • Good Quality

    Cons

    • International Shipping

    Best Uses

      Comments about ROC-N-SOC Nitro Throne:

      Great seat. Wish it was cheaper to ship internationally.

      Comment on this review

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Absolutely remarkable!

      By Spanky

      from Central Coast, Oregon

      About Me Experienced

      Pros

      • Easy To Use
      • Functional
      • Good Quality

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Backup
        • Concerts
        • Practicing

        Comments about ROC-N-SOC Nitro Throne:

        Don't know why I didn't get one of these 10 years ago.
        Most sturdy and comfortable throne I have ever sat on. It takes all the pressure off your spine and lower back. Absolutely remarkable.

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        5.0

        The Best Ever

        By Vinnydrum

        from Rochester NY

        About Me Professional Musician

        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Functional
        • Good Quality

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Concerts
          • Practicing

          Comments about ROC-N-SOC Nitro Throne:

          This throne puts you in a good position and keeps you thear.My drumming improved rightaway.I have used many thrones in the past 50 years,but this is the best ever.

          Comment on this review

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Very Nice Throne

          By gsgarbear

          from California

          About Me Novice

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          Pros

          • Easy To Use
          • Functional
          • Good Quality

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Practicing

            Comments about ROC-N-SOC Nitro Throne:

            This throne is great. Very soft and comfortabale. This is my first throne (being a new drummer) and I don't think I could have chosen a better one. I am big (245 lbs) and it takes my weight without any problems at all.

            Comment on this review

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Great Throne

            By Ray

            from Miami, FL

            About Me Experienced

            Pros

            • Comfortable
            • Easy To Use
            • Functional
            • Good Quality

            Cons

            • None

            Best Uses

            • Concerts
            • General
            • Practicing

            Comments about ROC-N-SOC Nitro Throne:

            Can be used for long periods at a time without getting fatigue or pain. Easy hight adjustment, one touch lever and swivels, giving one freedom for easy movement when needed. Stand is very solid and sturdy.

            Comment on this review

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Great Throne !!

            By Will

            from Hawaii

            About Me Experienced

            Pros

            • Comfortable
            • Easy to adjust
            • Easy To Use
            • Functional
            • Good Quality
            • Great Quality Hardware
            • Looks Kooool
            • The Best

            Cons

            • A Little Heavy For Gigs

            Best Uses

            • Backup
            • Concerts
            • Placed In My Studio
            • Practicing

            Comments about ROC-N-SOC Nitro Throne:

            Excellent throne, it has comfort, looks good , and quality. No more back issue's, and can play with quick height adjustment in the middle of a set list. Best seat by far !!!

            Comment on this review

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Great Purchase

            By ed

            from Arvada, CO

            About Me Novice

            Ask me a question

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Use
            • Functional
            • Good Quality
            • Improves Performance

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Practicing

              Comments about ROC-N-SOC Nitro Throne:

              Easy to assemble, secure hydraulics, very sturdy (6'3"; 220 lbs.), easy to adjust

              Comment on this review

              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Easy On The Ba-Donkey-Donk !

              By Rick

              from South Carolina

              About Me Experienced

              Ask me a question

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Use
              • Functional
              • Good Quality

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Backup
                • Concerts
                • Practicing

                Comments about ROC-N-SOC Nitro Throne:

                I am getting up in age and still drumming regularly. This throne did the trick for those 2 to 3 hour shows. My issue was the back but now all is much, much, better. Should have bought this throne sooner.

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                (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Wish I would've bought it sooner!

                By "Tired of The Road" Joe Morris

                from Norfolk, NE

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                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy To Use

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about ROC-N-SOC Nitro Throne:

                    I'd been eyeballing this chair for more than a year, just didn't buy it because I'd just bought a Carmichael Throne a couple of years earlier, and was trying to get some mileage out of it. But even though The Carmichael was supposed to be good for the prostrate, I didn't have prostrate troubles. I had back troubles. Finally, after quibbling about it for another 6 months, and letting some of the other reviews deter me, such as a squeaky noise (that I thought some graphite oil or W4D would cure anyway), I went ahead and bought the Nitro Rock N Sock. I haven't had an ounce of back pain since I bought it! I like the "give" it offers in its hydraulics, and the seat itself also offers some give in its comfortable cushion. I have yet to walk up the stairs with severe neck and back pain, like I did with the other 2 stools. And if it did squeak (which it hasn't so far) -- I'd rather have a squeak you can oil, than back pain any day. I just wished I would've bought it sooner. But now I know! (And another reason I decided to just go ahead and get it, is because, if the hydraulic lift ever wears out, the seat is compatible with the Carmichael legs!) Definitely the nicest chair I've ever sat on -- and I sit for 4-5 hours at a time!

                    Comment on this review

                    (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    Unbelievable, in a good way!

                    By TNDrummer

                    from Tennessee

                    About Me Experienced

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • So Comfortable

                    Cons

                    • None

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about ROC-N-SOC Nitro Throne:

                      When I first bought my drum set, I bought a cheap throne, thinking what difference would a throne make. Well let me tell you that cheap thing about killed every part of my body. So I started looking for a better one, reading all the reviews on every different brand and I chose this one. I couldn't believe how expensive good thrones are, but if your going to stick with drumming, just go for it. It will be one of the best investments you make.

                      I was also worried about the bicycle seat style being in the way or something, but after using it, I like it a lot better than the round style. It does not get in the way and I think it actually helps my leg movement.

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