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    What’s your best score?

    A couple of years ago I found a Ludwig Acrolite snare for $70 in an antique mall. It came with the hard plastic case too. I don't have a lot of drums, so this one counts as my best deal.
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    dino danelli and the rascals 1969

    This is the drum set that I remember. He was the first guy that I can remember that had his tom on a snare stand, and not mounted to the bass drum. Plus there was always talk about how he looked like certain Beatle.............
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    Ludwig Classic Maple and Silver Dots: Glorious win or waste of money?

    I had silver dots all around on my stainless steel octaplus set in the late 70's. Super shiny!
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    Narada Michael Walden Joins Journey

    Nope, I was really a TV repairman for many years. Gave it up in 1993 and got an office job. It was the best thing I ever did. I mean who pays someone to fix a TV anymore?
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    Narada Michael Walden Joins Journey

    Well, here in Kalamazoo, MI, this is big news. https://wrkr.com/kalamazoo-musician-is-now-the-drummer-for-journey/
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    My FIRST set of Ludwigs!

    LSD.............. :blink:
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    Who are your 5 fav drummers?

    I don't think that I can break it down to just 5 favorite drummers, so how about 5 that really influenced my playing? Ringo Ginger Baker Mitch Mitchell Carmine Appice Keith Moon
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    Hello

    Welcome to the forum. I was very surprised a few years ago when I had a hearing test to find out that my hearing loss is hereditary, and not due to drumming, playing in bands, etc. But, hearing aids work great, and I have ear plugs for when I play the drums. I haven't given up on my acoustic...
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    Narada Michael Walden Joins Journey

    I remember way back when my older Brother (4 years older than me) had Michael Walden in his High School rock band for a hot second. As a kid I always liked to hang out and watch my Brother's band rehearsals, I was always in awe of the drummers. My only other "connection" is many years later...
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    Hardware question: L-rod tom mount on Pearl bass drum

    Would another option be to use a Pearl Optimount so you could use the Pearl tom arms? https://www.guitarcenter.com/Pearl/Optimount-Tom-Mounting-System.gc?rNtt=pearl%20tom%20mounts&index=2
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    What is it with lads?

    I have been a man all of life :D,but in bands I have been treated the same way. I tend to be quiet and let my drums do the talking, but it seems that there is ALWAYS one egomaniac, control freak, etc. in every band I have been in. So people really think that they are the "star" of the band...
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    OT: what do you think of where you live?

    My wife and I have both lived in Southwest Michigan our entire lives. Our town is a college town, so we have pretty much everything here. We are also half-way between Detroit and Chicago which is nice. For the race fan in me, Indianapolis is only a 4 hour drive, and Sweetwater Music in Fort...
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    Gibraltar Makeover...is it just me?

    When I was younger I wanted a rack system real bad......until I bought one. :blink: It was just too heavy, and I actually felt limited in my set ups.
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    Power toms!!!

    When I purchased my Ludwig set in 2011, I ordered the "Power 4" configuration. It consists of an 18x24 bass drum, 11x13 tom, 16x16 tom and an 8x14 snare. I had wanted a set like this since the 80's, and now I have one.
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    What Was The Last Rock Show You Saw?

    My last concert was the Rush R40 tour in Detroit, MI in 2015.
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