I know that as a kid I was influenced by all the music on TV in the `70s.
There were so may mainstream prime time network shows centered around performing music.
Even Hee Haw , Lawrence Welk, The Mandrell Sisters, The Tonight Show, The Carpenters, Sony and Cher etc..
The theme song for Hawaii...
I have a 20" Zildjian ride that DCP had made with their logo, and to their specs for their 10th anniversary. Inspired by Buddy.
It's a 2154 gram ride with the label "The King" on the underside, along with the DCP logo.
It hasn't been taken off the stand since I bought it, and I...
I have to avoid stopping in sometimes because I just can't resist the temptation to buy things on impulse.
Every time I go, I find myself saying "I want that". Do I need it, no, but I want it.
Great shop, great people. Every drummer should go there at least once.
Seeing their stuff online is...
So many comments here that I don't know if this has already been said.
I hope this is true, because it's great.
I once read that Mick Jagger said something like "Charlie Watts is my drummer". Charlie replied " I'm not your drummer ,you're my singer".
Charlie Boy was reluctant rock royalty. He...
Well, I use an Evans EQ4 batter with an Evans EQ3 unported resonant head on a 14x20 Rogers bass.
The reality is that almost nobody has enough time money and energy to try all the suggested head combinations.
At some point you settle with something that sounds good, because you run out of money...
The very first vehicle I ever drove was a military surplus Deuce and a Half 6x6 truck . I was maybe 12-13, and my friends father worked for the Army Corp of Engineers. Our parents were not happy with that joyride.
I learned to drive on a stick shift Toyota in `82. I clearly remember they made me...