Couple years ago i believe this was a topic. Would like to see pictures if any of people's floor tom to kick conversions, either from commercially available hardware or (better yet) your creative jury-rigged home workshop versions.
DW Collectors Maple Series
Satin Stain: Deep Mahogony Red
22x18 Bass Drum and a 14x12 Floor Tom
DW website doesn't list a "Deep Mahogony Red". Could he mean their oxblood.
Wot you thin Lucy?
Your PM option is not accepting my question, so:
Hear you're a Luddy dealer. Does Ludwig make a black nickel tube lug, 2 1/2" center to center? They're to replace the bowties on my Black Galaxy, and other drum parts companies (three so far) don't make that size?
John (Forum member)...
Phil Spector says he fears for his life in prison
Aug. 19, 2009, 9:36 PM EST
By Linda Deutsch
AP Special Correspondent
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Music legend Phil Spector, in prison for the murder of actress Lana Clarkson, has been writing letters about his life behind bars - saying in a letter...
Funny how that works -- topic on forum about Slingerlands, and lo and behold, on Seattle Craiglist:
slingerland radio king snare drum - $490 (albeit re-painted "holographic" paint)
1958 slingerland pink glass drumset - $1200 (purtiest of the batch if is as described)
Vintage 70's slingerland...
OT: Bennett, Brubeck First Gig in Together in 50 Years
By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
Published: August 11, 2009
Filed at 5:12 p.m. ET
NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) -- Tony Bennett and Dave Brubeck (BRU-beck) spun some of their old magic when they performed together for only the second time in...
has anyone on the forum taken advantage of the 'cash for clunkers" auto rebate? My co-worker traded up from a '85 Ford Ranger to a '08 Ranger, but swung a better deal on a trade in versus the rebate plan.
In Seattle craigslist. Anybody ever play/own these?
(excerpt from CL ad below)
Drummers - dare to be different!
Great set of Peavey Radial 751 drums in Emerald Green. Includes: Bass, snare, 10"TT, 12" TT and 14" TT with mounting hardware but NO stands. Price is $600 (last 751 on the Bay were...
On craigslist seattle:
I AM PARTING WITH 3 SWEET CAMCO DRUMS.THESE ARE QUALITY PEICES AND ARE IN NICE CONDITION.THEY WERE MADE AROUND 1957.YOU MAY NOT FIND PEICES LIKE THESE AGAIN.SERIOUS INQUIERIES ONLY.THE DIMENTIONS ARE-BASE IS 17"X 23 MID IS 17 X 17 AND THE SMALL IS 10 X 14 ALSO HAS A...
I'm trying to salvage a snare I inherited, a PDP FS birch, ebony satin finish. I wonder if cutting snare beds will improve this snare's response or not. I haven't done this before, so would like some general advice. I have common hand tools around.
Frankly, this is somewhat experimental, and...
Local craigslister has a 6.5" x 14" late 60s keystone Supraphonic for $350 OBO. It has some school initials scratched into it, the "normal" classroom scratches, a minor ding and two screws added to inside of drum holding down a lug.
Should I make an offer on this keystone Supra?
Article in today's Seattle Post-Intelligencer (about the City giving live music venues a break from 5% on the dollar city tax) had this sidebar:
(recent) Travel and Leisure magazine report:
Top Cities For Live Music
1. New Orleans
4. New York
6. Las Vegas
One of our drum forum brothers is considering moving to Portland from Arizona. In the process of seeking feedback on a potential move, aforementioned brother got around a dozen responses from members in Washington and Oregon. Which begs the question:
"Why don't we have a NW drumforumites...
And I mean free...
Last fall my renting neighbor at the end of the alley was obviously moving out as there were piles of furniture stacked out front of their house with a 'FREE' sign on it all. Actually found a cool coffee table for the family room one day. On another day, there was a gal out...