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    Ride suggestions for using rods...

    Lighter cymbals-Ride the bell...crash the bow.
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    OT actors in movies that could never be played by anyone else

    Not that these roles could not have been played by other actors...more like-“can’t imagine another a tor in these roles”. Just too iconic. James Dean-“Jim Stark”, Rebel Without a Cause Marlon Brando-“Johnny”, The Wild One Marlon Brando-On the Waterfront Fonda, Hopper, Nicholson-Easy Rider Boris...
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    OT actors in movies that could never be played by anyone else

    Really? I confess my sins...give you the “win”.... and you come back with THIS? wow...just wow... lol Take care man....and again “all the best”.
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    OT actors in movies that could never be played by anyone else

    Sensitive! Moi? maybe I should have filled thepost with unicorns and smileys? that whole paragraph was a bust David... guess I need To edit it down...Lol all the best Oh-oh....Just re-read my post....yikes...what a positively stupid comment *without* the “lols” (I botched a cut and past...
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    OT actors in movies that could never be played by anyone else

    Paul Newman and George Kennedy in “Cool Hand Luke”. Burl Ives as “Big Daddy” in “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof”.
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    Sing, Sing, Sing - Drum Cam (GoPro)

    Pinstripes? Pretty thick line around them. Doesn’t appear to be an Evans EC....
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    JoJo Mayer - Shredding it on a "State of the Art" set up

    Soooo many violations.... Those HEADS! Duct tape! Pillow! (Gasp!) Single headed bd! OVER playing! No tunebot settings! Failure to stay in the GROOVE! Single stroke rolling down the toms! Oh the humanity! LOVED it....always room for jamming. Thanks for posting!
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    THE OUTLAWS "Green Grass And High Tides Forever"

    Looks like you figured it out..... lol
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    Fronting a band with guitar taught me that I despise overplaying....

    Context is King....it’s not the number of notes-it’s whether or not they work. (Could they have been more wrong about Mozart than this? Lol)
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    OT - Favorite Movie Theme Songs

    Bonnie and Clyde ‘69....Flatt & Scruggs
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    OT - Favorite Movie Theme Songs

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    Let's take turns writing a drumming story.

    “Frank”....is the guy who always wanted to be a drummer... And is now suffering in bed with the COVID and a high fever hallucinating about Joey and Ann... I thought everyone knew that? Lol
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    Let's take turns writing a drumming story.

    Frank eventually awakened....in a pool of his own sweat and vomit and realized for the first time since he had come down with the COVID that he always wanted to play drums...his tortured dreams of other’s talent now serving as a constant reminder of just how much of a loser he really was.....
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    What would be your chosen set of "same cymbal brand & line"?

    The only “full sets” I have are new-breed As and mixed Ks from early 90s to 2000s. Other than that I have a few Sabians-AAX crashes and a 21” HH rbdr, and a few Istanbul Mehmets (All rides), and a mixed bunch of late 60s-70s As. So answering according to what I own if I were called to gig...
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    Your opinion of NICKELBACK

    No problem with that view-I haven’t even heard a full song by them (that I am aware if anyhow Lol). I am so “not-a-fan” that I shouldn’t even know their name. But because of the hate I ‘discovered’ them! And (oops- Apologies to the Grammar Karens) as a casual observer of the “Nickelback...
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