1. Chicago.Drum.Exchange

    Chicago Drum Exchange!

    Hey gang! Just wanted to take a moment to introduce ourselves to the forum. We are the Chicago Drum Exchange and we have been specializing in vintage, boutique, and custom drums since 2011. We are passionate about drums and percussion because we are drummers and we absolutely love gear. Drums...
  2. cs1422

    1958 Slingerland Sparkling Blue Pearl

    Latest acquisition - player condition '58 Slingerland in sparkling blue pearl. FT has aged to a really cool purple at the top. got them for a steal with a like new Starclassic B/B snare as well.
  3. donnbennett

    Who will be at the Chicago Drum Show this weekend?

    I'll be there Thursday through Sunday. I'll be helping Bun E. Carlos with the sale of a large part of his drum collection. He's got some amazing stuff. PM me if you'd like photos or to set up a personal tour of the collection. I'll be based out of his booth. Stop by. It's always cool to put...
  4. M

    CHICAGO DRUM SHOW 2017 - Official Thread

    It's that time of year again that we all get to meet up, buy drums and geek out over all the gear. Who's going? What are you bringing? What are you looking for? Show details below......... 2017 Chicago Drum Show May 20 & 21, 2017 Odeum Expo Center, Villa Park, Illinois 10 A.M. to 5 P.M...
  5. M

    Ludwig Black Oyster clubdate 14x14 floor tom

    Looking for a vintage Ludwig 14x14 club date floor tom. Let me know if you have one or have any leads. Chrome or Nickel it doesn't matter. Let me know, I appreciate it!
  6. M

    Gibraltar Road Series Rack Multi Clamps - SOLD!

    I have 2 used Gibraltar Road Series Rack multi-clamps for sale. They are black, and in good condition. Minimal wear. Don't have actual pictures, will take some in the next day or two. I've included a stock photo for reference. $15 shipped each or take both for $25 shipped to lower 48 only. ...
  7. M

    Ludwig cowbell (50's-60's) and Ludwig cocktail Pedal Bar

    Looking for a Ludwig cowbell from the 50's or 60's with a script logo. Also looking for a Ludwig cocktail pedal adapter (Pedal Bar, No. 256 ) that attaches the reversible bass pedal to the cocktail drum. Let me know, thanks!
  8. ScottGunshore

    Cool find - Slingerland Chicago badge 14x26 concert drum

    So I had been scouring every used drum outlet for the past two months looking for a set of Ludwig Classic Maples in a Bonham configuration - mainly for a 26 inch bass drum. I have never owned one in 25 years of drumming. My Gretsch kit has an 18x24, but I really wanted to put some time behind...
  9. M

    1980's Ludwig Classic

    Hey guys, I'm new to the forum. I bought a 1980's Ludwig Classic Kit a long while back. Beautiful Kit. Eye candy for me as well as an AMAZING jazz kit and conversation piece. I bought them from the original owner awhile ago. I didn't know what I was getting and he didn't know what he was...