well, it's official.
The governing body for music in the state of Indiana has officially called off the fall marching band season for the state.
No word yet on Bands Of America that holds its regional and finals in Indy.
I just caught a news story about Sweetwater's Gearfest being done on line this year. Clinics, seminars and even the "vendor tents" are all on line at Sweetwater.com.
Great opportunity for those that are far away and normally would not make the trip.
Day 1 is in the books. Day 2 tomorrow...
For those that don't know, my day job is with a building supply company.
It's just after 1:00 pm and I alone (I don't know how many of the others) have taken 3 phone calls asking if we have any TREATED DECKING BOARDS in stock. :laughing5:
For everyone's information that may be planning a...
So, for anyone not following along on my original thread, here's the link with the pictures:
So I had a pink bunny/little girl inspired idea I want to float.
To touch up the Floor Tom wrap issue around the leg...
I'm working on restoring an early 70s Ludwig kit. The full details are elsewhere on the forums for those that don't already know about it.
I've come across an issue with one of the baring edges that I need some advice on. One of the edges has a large "dent" in it.
I don't think I really...
So I am in need of the experts here to help figure out what the hardware is that I am needing.
IU basically need to re-hardware the Bass Drum (spurs, Tom arm Mount, Tom Arm(s)) and I'm in need of the tom...
For those that don't know the backstory, here's the link to my new find/project.
There are some parts missing I am needing.
I'll start with the small things.
4 broke Bass Drum Casings.
I need all 4 CASINGS - in...
Back in the late 80s my high school band had a set of Ludwigs for the school kit. We never really liked it as it was poorly maintained, tuned bad, etc (you know - the school kit).
Anyway, I always kept in contact with the band directors and tabs on the school band program. Over time drums came...
I just got a notice about this.
1/13/31 - 4/6/20
I don't remember anyone really discussing these in depth around here. A quick search didn't turn up anything.
Very Interesting the problems they had to overcome to work with Almond.
Watch about the first 1/3 to see the Almond problems.
Really well done video on these.