No repeats for me. In order of purchase.
Most recently a 6x14 Noble&Cooley Walnut (Thank You DrummerTom)
Rogers 5x14 7-line Dyna
Guru 13x7 Ovangkol and Ash
Ludwig 14x5 Jazz Festival
DW 6x14 Edge
Early 80s steel Yamaha 6.5×14 (My first)
I wouldnt sell any execpt for the Pearl or...
I cannot imagine trying to do this. I remove my shoes when I play just as I have done when I started playing 35 years ago. Not being able to feel the pedal is extremely difficult for me. Impressive feat (I mean feet), none the less.
I generally dislike pillows in my kick. I still have flashbacks of the my music school days of recording engineers deadening the heck out of my kick. Not having the right of rebound always messed with my playing. Now that music is merely a hobby, no pillows for me as I like to hear the drum sing...
Great kit. I was lucky enough to have one of these as my first kit which I still have today. 24, 13, 14, 18... I believe. The jump in tom sizes is definitely interesting, but the floor tom sure does rumble.
Is anyone aware of ludwig ever making a 13x5 supraphonic brass edition snare. It looks like a normal chrome over brass supra, but the diameter just doesnt seem right. There is one listed in the local Craigslist, but I am having trouble finding any info on this. It appears to be somewhat newer...