My favorite is from the Trio Beyond Saudades album (‘06) - but admittedly I’ve never been able to nail down what he was using there. The way he works that ride (... and the rest of the kit, of course) is incredible.
Anyone have some inside knowledge on which set up version that was?
Going for a Bill Stewart-esque theme this morning... though with a vintage Rogers flare instead of Gretsch. For cymbals I've grouped together some gems I found from fellow DF members along with a few others from over the years:
15" Zildjian K Custom Special Dry Hi Hats
20" Zildjian K Custom...
Regal Tip discontinued these - I can’t seem to find them anywhere online. Anyone have a few pairs they’re not going to use - or have a line on some at a local drum shop? I haven’t found anything local to Baltimore / DC area.
I just received a near pristine Gretsch Round Badge Aqua Satin Flame kit... but the bass hoop arrived cracked. Too good to be true - nearly no checking or spider webs in all the wrap, a one owner kit that shines like its new
Has anyone had any luck removing a vintage satin flame inlay and...
Great question. I did as much "research" as possible online... but what sealed the deal for me last year was this video from the Memphis drum shop where they compare a re-issue to an original 6.5x14"
The newer ones sound a tad brighter, maybe a tiny bit thinner (maybe), but overall a...