Mine too, it was either an Apollo or Dixie, but the badges were removed by the time I got it — heck, it could've been any one of a thousand random "World's Supreme Quality" motto brands, but it doesn't matter.Nope , my first kit was a crappy Japanese stencil kit . I am not that sentimental about gear .I have one or two snares that I have a strong connection to and that is it .
My main kit for years. I wouldn’t worry about gigging them!60’s Ludwig Downbeat configuration in champagne sparkle? With certainty I can say I’d want it back.
A few issues, though: I know myself and I’d be too worried about them to take them to gigs, and I can’t play drums in my condo, so they’d go directly to solitary confinement in a storage locker and what’s the good in that?