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  1. joeb

    Best Cover Band of all time?

    The Blues Brothers....the band, not the Brothers.
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    Cocktail Set Questions

    I've done it for a couple of hours and not suffered deleterious effects. Pedal placement is the key. This set-up works well. Hey, if guitar players can stand up all night, I sure as heck can!
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    Time for your Office Pics! It's been a while.

    Last week in Parker, CO, performing with a BB tribute band I joined a couple of months ago. I'm playing a four piece natural maple Legacy kit I acquired from forum member Lossforgain.
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    OFF TOPIC:..........PineWood Derby Time

    My son's pack used to give out an award entitled, "Car most likely to have been built by a Cub Scout."
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    Vistalite guys - 20 & 22 concert toms?????

    The 1971 Ludwig catalog lists marching "Bass Timp Toms" in diameters up to 28". In 1972, my first year of drum corps, I carried double basses which consisted of 2 scotch basses turned horizontally with the bottom heads/rims removed. The next year I carried a 29" marching timpani, complete with...
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    Let me see your Bronze Supras

    Here is my 6.5 x 14 bronze snare plus 3 x13 hammered bronze. Both from the mid-to-late '90s.
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    Gigging Essentials

    A tarp for outdoor gigs.
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    Too bad for you young guys...

    Class of '76, Littleton, Colorado. I went to a brand new high school that was designed with an outdoor smoking area. You could buy "3.2" beer at 18. I spent many a weekend at the local drive-in with a sixer of Mickey's Big Mouths or at a 3.2 disco club drinking buck-a-pitcher Coors. If you...
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    Music Related: Recommended Netflix viewing

    It's a drama, but try "All Night Long" on instant play. It stars Patrick McGoohan as a sleazy, conniving drummer (hard to believe, I know) who tries to woo his band leader's wife away to join his own band. It takes place at an all night jam session and includes cameos from guys like Charles...
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    My favorite colors are green & blue, but...

    This set, or one just like it, is for sale at a drum shop in Denver. It's hard to imagine that they would have made more then one of them. Sonor Beech