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    Joe A reacted to Fat Drummer's post in the thread Cymbal choice for Church with Like Like.
    For that type of music and dynamic level as well... I would recommend larger diameters and thinner weights. I dont really care what the...
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    Joe A reacted to sabian guy's post in the thread Sticks with Like Like.
    Sure did
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    Talk about your Cheap Tlick.
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    Joe A replied to the thread Stick bags.
    I've a good number—lots of sticks after all—but my favorite one is a waxed nylon one, with a camouflage print, and wide enough to hold...
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    Joe A replied to the thread Sticks.
    I treat wood and nylon like different hardnesses of mallets. I used to be one way or the other, but there's so many colors available...
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    Joe A reacted to OttawaDrumGuy's post in the thread Piccolo snares with Like Like.
    I've been playing around with a Yamaha SD493 and two Erskine snares for a few weeks - guess I'm trying to channel the 90s. I love the...
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    Joe A reacted to Soulfinger's post in the thread Piccolo snares with Like Like.
    Another vote for the Pearl piccolos. I have a 14x4 maple (discontinued) and a (current) 13x3 brass - both incredibly versatile...
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    Joe A reacted to noreastbob's post in the thread Sticks with Like Like.
    I have come to prefer the Vic Firth AJ6. Long thinish taper and small wooden tips make for joyously intricate cymbal work. they're a...
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    Joe A replied to the thread Sticks.
    Another of the "grandkids" of Papa Jo's stick. ;)
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    Joe A reacted to DanRH's post in the thread Sticks with Like Like.
    Vater Sessions for me. Basically a 5A.
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    Joe A replied to the thread Sticks.
    I've got that pair of 5As, one of which I have pictured in my other post. I don't really know about weight, but they're not incredibly...
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    Joe A replied to the thread Sticks.
    I recommend buying in person when possible! There's always some QC with them. But! A good pair of them is a good pair.
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    Joe A reacted to mkelley's post in the thread Sticks with Like Like.
    That's it exactly. If you can't encounter a question like that and be able to give an answer, how can you play drums to a song you've...
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    Did the Dry Ride start off as the Larrie Londin signature, by chance? I ask because I picked up a used LL the other month—I'm a fan—and...
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    Joe A replied to the thread Sticks.
    It does seem that way! Have you tried the Regals though? Very light models with thin tapers.
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