18-14-12 configuration with the vintage build out. Finished in Anniversary Sparkle this instrument sings and is inspiring to play.
Features the classic 3 ply shell with reverse round over edges and 302 hoops.
14x18 bass drum: Pratt muffler on reso, vintage spurs, rail console, and T-rods -...
I’m restoring a Gretsch Energy drum set and I am missing 8 bass drum T-rods. They are 85mm, which I can not find for sale anywhere. If anyone has any new or used T-rods that are 85mm or close to it, or know of a place that carries them, please let me know.
On the hunt for a Gretsch leg from roundbadge era for a progressive jazz kit. I actually need one but I’m open to buying a set as I expected that’s what I’d out there! This would be the style the very slightly flares out at the bottom for a 14 inch floor. PayPal ready. Thanks!
This is now SOLD. Thanks!
For sale is a Vintage Early 1950s Gretsch Dixieland 6x14 Snare Drum in Blue Sparkle in good players condition. The harder-to-find 6x14 three ply shell in great condition and in-round with factory edges. No date stamp present on the clear interior. The wrap is original...
2, 22" hoops in brand new condition off of a Brooklyn set. I removed the mole skin. $60 each
Brooklyn 302 stick chopper rims 2,10"and 1,12" $15 each
RIMS style tom mounts 10" and 12" $40 each
Bass drum 8 die cast padded claws and tension rods all like new. $50
3-Floor tom legs and...
Gretsch Burnt Orange USA Custom kit, Jasper shells, 1990's drums, 8x12, 14x14, 16x18 virgin bass drum.
This kit is among the very best sounding drums I have ever played, they are low and throaty sounding with huge sustain and resonance. Drums are in easy 9/10 condition, they are just...
hi DFO community, I’m having trouble finding the exact model snare I have and determining if it is the original finish or not. The drum if fitted with a microsensitive strainer and has no interior paper tag, assuming it is mid-late 50s. Finish is black paint/lacquer, wood grain is visible...
6.5x14 Gretsch Broadkaster drum in mint condition. It could pass as new if it weren't for some light stick marks on the batter head.
The snare was ordered with the snap in key holder, internal tone control, and Gold Sparkle Nitron wrap. All 3 options were additional costs.
**SOLD** I'll ship...
Well,no gigs in the horizon so its time to create!
14x20 Gretsch 6 ply shell with Ludwig lugs and mount,originally silver,now ginger ale.
A Slingerland 8x12,a 60s,3 ply,blue sparkle
A 15" Rogers big R,5 ply fltm,NE white
A Boomtheory 5.5x13,6 ply roundovers,DC hoops,blue silk,crackles and pops...
So I started this Name Band project and I started sanding off the wretched blue paint only to find mahogany! Every Jasper shell Ive ever seen has been maple. I knew everyone else did mahogany under wraps... but Gretsch? Its a Renoun model bty Any Gretsch experts have any thoughts?
Gretsch 14" x 10" tom in Dark Walnut
Great drum for a jungle kit project; drilled for 3x floor tom leg brackets
I was building a Gretsch progressive jazz set of out orphans and picked this up recently. I have since found a full setup to meet my needs.
It is pristine, and, well, a Gretsch jazz tom. Virgin shell.
The finish is a stunning satin ribbon mahogany with a classy center lug setup. It will...
2/13/19: I'm putting these fantastic drums back on the market.
I bought these in early 2017; I think they are 2016 manufacture given the recent (re-)introduction of the amazing Peacock Satin Flame.
I cannot say enough about the sweet tone of each drum. I love the Broadkaster sound so much, I...
#SKFBlog - Louis Bellsons 1940s Gretsch Kit in A Song is Born Movie
SKF NOTE: Theres quite a cast of jazz greats in this A Song is Born 1948 movie clip including a very young Louis Bellson on his original mid-1940s Gretsch double-bass drum set.
Some wonderful footage of Louis. Watch for his...
Vintage c. 1940s hi-hat stand made by Walberg & Auge. This was branded Perfection, Ludwig Miracle, Gretsch, Leedy... depending on which catalog you were looking at. One of the earliest hi-hat designs, this stand evolved from a lowboy model with the same footboard that pre-dated it, a real piece...
I'm selling these drums for NYC jazzer Joe Corsello. Gretsch square badge (probably 80's) thin shelled 14 x 20, 14 x 14 and 8 x 12 USA Maple kit in black lacquer
These drums have there battle scars but simply scream
8 x 12: one nasty gash but otherwise a great looking and sounding gretsch...