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I'll kick this off: BIG APOLOGIES for the lack of proper scoring!!! 1. "Rudiment Your Rudiments!!" for...

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Chris Perra 19th June 2020
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Heres a thread for drum specific sales only, as a lot of these get lost in the 2nd hand forum....

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Dædalus 18th March 2016
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I all Ive been searching the net for Some good Pop/ Rock and metal Drumless backing tracks and I have found a few but not...

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ozymozy 8th October 2015
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Please ONLY post threads DIRECTLY relating to acoustic and electric kit and percussion/cymbals. Any other threads will be...

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toolskid 13th December 2009
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Heres a sticky to put up some links to other drum related forums and sites of interest! I'll kick it off with the obvious...

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toolskid 22nd September 2006
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Hello, I learned from this forum that 14" is the standard hi-hat dimension. What are the most common crash and ride...

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deedeeyeah 3 hours ago
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Hi... I have a couple of decent drum kits (Yamaha and a vintage Pearl) in the studio, a collection of decent cymbals but my...

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deedeeyeah 3 hours ago
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Hello, I'm working on buying cymbals, and i am going to need a hi-hat stand. I've seen the dw5000 pedal "everywhere"....

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TuviB 1 day ago
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I'm thinking about picking up a Pearl Session Studio Select shell pack with a 24" kick, 13" rack and 16" and...

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McIrish 4 days ago
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How important do you really experienced drummers think snare height is? Is it just a matter of placing it at the height that...

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Funny Cat 4 days ago
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Hi everyone Thinking of replacing my batterhead of my kick. Doesnt sound good now (dont know the age but its a Remo...

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dmac660 4 days ago
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Hey all, I picked up a Rogers Dynasonic reissue a while ago at Pro Drum in Hollywood. It's spectacular. I'm not a drummer though...

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mrmike186 5 days ago
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Hi folks, stupid question but I've been trying a no-budget, improvised DIY solution to needing a smaller and quieter kick drum. I...

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joeq 1 week ago
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Hi! Can anyone tell me what snare did John Otto use on Chocolate Starfish? It sounds awesome and I'd like to recreate the sound...

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reelbigspikey 1 week ago
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Greetings- Anybody have any insight into what snare was used by George Hurley on this record?All of the drums sound great, but...

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TuviB 1 week ago
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Hello all, I am upgrading my current drum mics. I had the 7-piece CAD set (~200$). I got a beta 52a for the kick, 57 for the...

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vasylek 1 week ago
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Hi, Please check-out the following image of some vintage tension rods I have (both are part of a dozen):...

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zornfett 1 week ago
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Hello, I was in guitar center looking at cymbals. There was a 4 piece John Bonham ludwig set. Everything was big. The kick drum...

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bonerpizza 1 week ago
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I've been so busy I'm just getting around to setting up Steven Slate Drums SSD5.5 (paid version) with my Roland TD-9 (Version 2)...

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gravyface 2 weeks ago
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hello, are shock absorbing drum gloves good? i guess you probably lose some subtlety, but i'm trying to make basic rhythms. so...

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gravyface 2 weeks ago
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Hello, Is it sensible/normal to buy all of your cymbals from the same product line? I've heard the K Sweet Hi Hats and crashes...

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eigentone1 2 weeks ago
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I have a 6 1/2 depth Black Beauty that typically sounds fantastic, but always has had hardware issues. Now these issues have made...

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chrisso 2 weeks ago
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Prepare to point and laugh at my Van Haleny snare sound attempt haha. Part 2 has some mixing...

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mrmike186 2 weeks ago
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hello, i was listening to some zildjian k-sweet hi hat demos. i really like the sound of those. i thought 14" was the...

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pasim123 3 weeks ago
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I'm no drummer, but I'm looking for a Cajone, and know nothing about them. Any recommendations on a decent one? What should I...

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joeq 3 weeks ago
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Hello, I was in the store demoing hi hats. On some hi hats, when I opened and closed the pedal, the hi hats produced a...

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Poopypants 4 weeks ago
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I like the drums in this Phil Collins song. Listen after 3:40 YouTube I am not highly experienced with recording drum. ...

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Drumsound 4 weeks ago
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I'm looking for a recording drumkit and I'm considering a vintage Gretsch set. I'm familiar with the sound of 60's with RB...

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mhernandezab 4 weeks ago
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Hey guys, For those of you who record a lot of drums, this is probably a pretty simple question, but I've been fiddling around...

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Drumsound 14th August 2020
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Hy evbd) Everyone's timbre-trained ears are welcome) Been stuck for a while with finding an instrument to provide sound from...

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Drumsound 14th August 2020
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So we go up to a remote cottage and jam once a summer on the deck, under the trees, good times. I've been bringing my usual...

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gravyface 13th August 2020
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Hi! howdy When I automate the CC controllable hi-hat in, straight 8ths most of the time, it plays random notes...

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Matteusz 12th August 2020
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Hi. I'm using MT Power Drums 2 (the free one) and it's great, and so easy to use. But I'd like the option to use different...

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Matteusz 10th August 2020
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I probably should have posted this here. I did a snare drum shootout of some of my snares. Check it out!...

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s12512 7th August 2020
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Hey there. Did a quick overhead drum mic shootout. Details are in the description. Excuse all of the sloppiness!!...

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s12512 7th August 2020
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In a sort of continuation to the other thread, are there online drummers you guys use to get the drums your after and do they do...

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triode 7th August 2020
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Prices are too good to be true. They're using shopify and don't know the scam angle besides, of course, getting your credit...

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joeq 5th August 2020
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I have a set from DW, Ludwig, Slingerland, and Premier, but none of them can shake a stick at the value of this $600.00 drum set...

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dialectic 4th August 2020
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Hi everyone, I write and produce music in an industrial/noise band which I've taken on the road quite a lot in Europe,...

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mrmike186 4th August 2020
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Hey everyone I already did this post on 'drummersworld forum', but I want to gather as much thoughts on this as possible. I...

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mrmike186 1st August 2020
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First time posting. Came for your recommendations. I have a 1920's Ludwig Snare. The 4x15" "Concert Dance"...

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Retrovertigo 29th July 2020
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I'm tired of my kick mic floor stand getting kicked (no pun intended) around. I was about to buy the low profile k&m stand...

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themiracle 18th July 2020
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Hey All, Been trying to find the specs of the Yamaha Recording custom in this vid: To me, it...

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DrummerMan 12th July 2020
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Hey everyone! Back with another question that seems beaten to death but plagued with lots of varying answers. I recently...

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Poopypants 6th July 2020
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Hi everyone! I’m in the process of upgrading my kit from purely acoustic to an acoustic/hybrid setup. The Roland TM-6 Pro...

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Mike mack 30th June 2020
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Hi all The current in-house kit at my studio is a Yamaha Oak Custom comprising of a 22" kick, 16" floor tom,...

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Poopypants 26th June 2020
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I made a video on how different hihat tensions effect the sound,. Covid has made me extremely bored...

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Chris Perra 23rd June 2020
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Hello! Please let me know if this is out of place here (perhaps this belongs in the Newbie forum instead?) but I come seeking...

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Drumsound 19th June 2020
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Has anyone heard the DW Purple Heart kits? I’m thinking of replacing my 2001 Collector Series. I’ve never heard of Purple...

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Drumsound 18th June 2020
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Hi guys, I've got an old pearl hi hat stand with a set of cracked paiste 2002 heavy hats. I've just picked up a set of...

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themiracle 18th June 2020
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With "Software Drumming" (= using your e-drum hardware as a midi controller triggering external sounds from a computer)...

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JohnRick 14th June 2020
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Here are a few videos from a couple years ago of my bandmate’s drums. Sorry about the watermark, I couldn’t find the original...

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joanna_glass 11th June 2020
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Hi all, I have a roland octapad1 pad-8 that’s been getting a workout triggering Logic x drums lately. It’s set up with a...

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joeq 7th June 2020
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Hello there, I have a Sonor 3007 kit and an old Ludwig from the early 70's in orange cortex. I want to upgrade the Sonor,...

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CurseesConnect 2nd June 2020
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Okay, I'm currently in the process of finally putting together a good set of cymbals, so am trying out many different brands,...

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merseymale 25th May 2020


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