I had a post-Beatles tribute band where we played their solo material. Fortunately we didn't have to dress up (as that would have been tough dressing like all of those individual players) and we just focused on presenting the music like it was played on record. I focused on all of the...
I like the Crosstown stuff. I don’t think they look bad with my modern kits like Oriollo Phantom or Jenkins-Martin. Not sure how I’d feel using them with my vintage Rogers but that is probably just an irrational bias. I’m sure the audience wouldn’t care.
There is a difference between "original" members and "longstanding" members. Alan White and Steve Howe are examples. Not original but have been there longer than the originals.
If you like the music and want to see it live, go and enjoy it.
Beautiful snare Todd. Sorry to hear about the damage, hopefully not too severe. GLWS.
I recently bought a snare from Todd. Great seller and knows how to pack! Someone should grab this! Gary Posey is making some incredible instruments.