Newbie here..........

Discussion in 'General' started by gretschdrummer, Dec 6, 2018 at 3:16 AM.

  1. gretschdrummer

    gretschdrummer New Member

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    been drumming for about 45 years and still haven't got it rightave

    been a lurker for awhile but just joined.............

    great site and tons of info............
    don't gig out anymore but play about 4 hours a week in basement

    have 3 kits
    premier genista 6 piece
    gretsch 70s concert tom kit
    tama superstar early 80s kit

    definetly a ham and egger player but enjoy it

    thanks!!
     
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  2. DrummerJustLikeDad

    DrummerJustLikeDad That's Me, The Silent Son

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    OK seriously. A brand new drummer on a forum that dates back many several years, and he scored the screen name Gretsch Drummer?! Really, nobody thought of that till now?

    Welcome! :) Glad to have you here. I myself have only been drumming 38 years, and still don’t have it right! You’ll fit right in.
     
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    Marquisjohnson22 DFO Veteran

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    Welcome to the fold! Great place to get and share lots of drum info
     
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    lossforgain Team DFO Staff Member Moderator

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    Welcome gretschdrummer, glad to have you.
     
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    Tmcfour DFO Veteran

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    Welcome! Give us the specs on your Gretsch:hello1:
     
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    lrod1707 Well-Known Member

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    Welcome Gretschdrummer!
    I've been playing for like 35 years and was out of playing for like 10 years. Just got back in it a few months ago. Same as you, I decided to join after looking around. I tried some other forums and didn't like it. The people seemed bothered, condescending and sometimes just plain rude. Here people have been nice and helpful. Thanks for joining us!
     
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    cworrick The BIG Bunny on the block

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    Welcome to the Forum! :hello2:
     
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    DanRH Old guy, getting younger

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    Welcome. Yup, playing over 50 years and not even close to doing it right...

    Glad you’re here and specs, please. Pics would be good as well!
     
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    gwbasley DFO Veteran

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    Welcome!
     
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    Marc M DFO Veteran

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    Welcome.I think he may have scored gretsch drummer because as I remember there was time where you could not type the word gretsch in this forum without it being altered
     
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    gretschdrummer New Member

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    gretsch red1.jpg gretsch red2.jpg gretsch red2.jpg well heres the Gretsch kit
    12.13.16.24
    rosewood with god awful ludwig I believe they call it modular tom mounts??

    used red evans hydraulics to include they offer a snare head that is coated, well, somewhat

    70s kit i guess and concert toms

    fun to play garage band,,,,well I;m in the garage with nothing but iphone and headphones but its very fun View attachment 380187
     
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    10 Lug Well-Known Member

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    Welcome
     

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