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70s drum sound
Im looking to obtain that 70's drum sound (Tommy Aldridge in Black Oak Arkansas, Ian Paice, Bill Ward, Bonham, etc). I currently have a 12 inch deep snare. Should I be able to get that sound with it ...
by Arlo Tol
I want a good sound for my early 80's Ludwig concert toms......
I want a good sound for my early 80's Ludwig concert toms....I need to know which heads will give me the best options and sound.. I play bars mainly but occasionally the bigger venue...
by Guest
Re: Tama vs Pearl Intro Level Kits
I have had my share of sub-beginner sets, a sunlight, royce, and olympic premier, before my o.p. set was stolen this summer. For a step-up in replacement, I found a very new condition tama rockstar ...
by Orlo
Best way to dampen drum heads
... say tape........... others say cloth under the heads.....A rag laid on the head vastly improves the sound and dampens the ringing sound..These are 70's Ludwig ...
by shashi_13m
The Big Reunion Of Led Zeppelin With Jason Bonham Substituting for his Late Father
LOL ''Jason with Led ""Give me a break "" They palyed for a little while .Robert told me while i was chatting with him .LOng time ago ...He told me after jason came into the band ...
by nsra65
Hole in middle of bass drum head
Hey guys, I really want to get that Lars Ulrich bass drum sound, my bass drum head has no hole in it, and Ive read all around that it helps alot to make that type of sound. I have two questions about ...
by Picassso
Re: How do you make Cymbals softer?
Personally I don't see why you'd want to soften the sound from your cymbals. To get a quieter sound, I just play softer. Dave From the Moment I Reached out to Hold I Felt a Sound....
by scott georgeson
Re: Flaming Drumsticks?
My drumming idol, Eric Singer, has been doing it for th last couple oif years during his solo spots. Basically he uses mallets which have ben dipped in kerosene and then handed to him by his roadie. ...
by Squink
Re: Damping tom toms
Buddy if you would like to Dead the sound of your drums just use the Remo rings you can get them at any drum shop . Comes in all different sizes That is a better way to actually dead your ring ...
by NSRA65
Re: Pearl Taiwan
... a early 70'and 80's drums set's back then ...Nothing is wrong with a new Ludwig set of drums ..Just sound more diffrent Now ...Then ...
by nsra65
Re: Mounting low tom on snare stand - help.
... was ?? Trying all kind's of drum tune's .Naaaaa" LOL ' Tune the drums right :: They are going to sound right! What of drums have you got I get back with you on this little later on this ...
by nsra65
Re: Between Yamaha recording custom and Tama starclassic which s...
Roger ! Me i would prefer .... My Opinon ? Question ? Are you old school OR New school ...Preson's that like's new drums Me i am old school ....That by coming buyeing Or trading an, old ...
by nsra65
Hot for Teacher
... s like two seperate double kick tracks, although the first one could be played w/ hands and made to sound like kick drums (I think I can hear a stick ...
by David Knisely
Re: How do the Remo Pinstripe Heads compare to the white colored ring style dam...
Actually both are the great heads , Hell it's only depend on you .What you want and what sound it might gives out or the style of the heads you might choose ,But really in a drum head that is where ...
by nsra65
Re: First set: Tama or Pearl?
is limited to turning on the stereo. My brother still plays his 1987 Tama Swingstars and they sound fine and have lasted.
by Tranquilis
Re: Best under-rated Drummer
One of the most over rated drummers of all time. Horrible drum sound
by Squink
Re: Need Help with Playing Drums in Garage
... f sheets over the drums and cymbals will quiet the drums quite a bit, but they will also not really sound like drums very much. I play in my basement.. but make sure ...
by Chainsaw
Re: New drummer
... little bit more and get a name brand set like a pearl Export for several reasons. The difference in sound is appreciable. the difference in the pedals and stands is astounding. You will have to ...
by UKsceptic
Re: Stone roses
It's not too tricky to figure out from CD. Drum music is IMHO only useful if you want to learn new techniques. If you want to learn new songs, then listen to the songs on CD - you get a better feel ...
by Picassso
Re: Snare drum set up
Dead ringers would help the sound .Of the drum to I know a 2ply head would help out a lot .But In the Long run ...Make's it's worse.. Use the 2-ply on the tomms and the snare just use the {REG} ...
by nsra65
Re: Hey, everyone! I'm brand-new here (just joined a few minutes ago) and I app...
... e picture's of your drums . I really like the set up that you have there. If you really wont a good sound out of the drums . Use a Drum Dial . High's and Low's in the drums . Only depend on the sound ...
by Drummer901
Tuning and stuff
... ver I hit the snare, the toms are vibrating and it gives too much of a surrounding and overwhelming sound. Also, when I tried ...
by Picassso
Re: Heads for a Rhythm Traveller
Hey Adam! I think the Rhythm Traveler is great! I use it every week for my wedding gigs. The sound is great for what I do. I installed some internal mics and they sound (almost) as good as my Pearl ...
by Tranquilis
Snare drum heads/parts?
Any feedback on some heads that will allow my sons cheapo snare sound better? Now it is too tinny and loud and the sound hangs too long. Also the bounce is not so good. And finally, where can I get a ...
by angellovely18
Re: Cymbal frustration
I knopw exactly what u mean. If u are wanting to play heavry rock stuff, i would recomend either Paiste RUDE stuff, really nice, bit pricey though. OR Zidjian A custom stuff (and the Zidjian Z ...
by mastro
Re: My Japanese snare drum collection and Parumpapumpum
Yes' There are Cheaps snare's Yes .By any chance they do Sound Dam good ....On some of them ....Not all snare ...That was Made Over sea's back then .Sounds good ....The one you posted Here " ...
by nsra65
Help me create my set up ;]
i no the sound im looking for...i really like the sound of mark o'connell from taking back sunday...2-3 damp toms...3-4 cymbals...high snare...BUT...all the years ive been playing ive been playing ...
by mrporkypinehead
Re: Advice on buying first drum kit
... 've been using Premier's (Royale APK) on the road for 15 years now. I am always complimented on the sound. I spent a little more money for top-of-the-line Yamaha Wood snare but the kit itself has ...
by Neximuss
Re: Aquarian Drumsticks?
... s on 'em, right? I hated them, personally...they flexed like a big doggie, and they had a thin-thin sound on ...
by glucose
Re: Hole in resonator head?
The sound hole cut in the bass drum's resonant head allows some of the air to escape the drum when the beater hits the batter head. This takes some of the resonance out of the drum and gives it more ...
by Arlo Tol
Re: Creeping Hi-Hat
Lay a rug under it ..Cut out that "Creep" sound part ... Want have any more trouble out of it : Also if you have a Hihat that really slide's on the Hardwood .change out your rubber tips on the ...
by nsra65
Re: Snare drum tuning
... nstance, my snare is a Ludwig superclassic 5' x 14', it's wooden so I guess it's naturally going to sound warmer than a metal drum, but on the ...
by Gastrok
Re: Sleishman Drums
I have owned my Sleishman drum kit for quite a few years now, I have used them for great number of many gigs and a number of studio sessions, I have also had many top series kits from other mass ...
by Munster
Re: Best set of these?
Without any doubt the Tama rockstar; Extremely high standard in sound and hardware! regards, Dixie
by kcbergmo
Re: Bass Drums
Straight up Solid hit on the Tom's .. LOL ''You don't want a weak sound to flow threw ....When you make a drum roll ...How dose it sound to you ...Little high " Or Little low Or Just not ...
by nsra65
Re: Pearl Z Custom 18" x 18" Floor Tom and 22" x 18" Bassdrum
Yes, I have two Pearl Custom Z sets and four others. Best sound EVER. NOBODY in Grand Rapids has a kick drum sound as good - they THUNDER with Shure Beta flat plane mikes. Our soundman is nuts over ...
by John McNeilly
Re: Big Big Problem
I've played a few Tama set (owned one). They have a great all around rock sound, from the Swingstar right in up. My old set was a rockstar (93?) and I liked it alot. (you get alot of drum for the ...
by angel11
Clean your cmybal's
Yes' That is a Must do ! if you want a Good sound out of them ... I have see lot's of drummer's .Just don't care about ,, How there {Cmybal's} look with a drum set ? I care a lot.!
by nsra65
Re: Double Bass Drumming Speed, Endurance & Control
what about fills? double bass fills that are portnoy-esque sound pretty frickin amazing...for example 2 16ths on the snare and then 2 16ths on the bass.....then just speed that process up and get it ...
by freecool
Re: Muffling the base of a late 80's Ludwig Rocker Kit
... ds alway's work's In the bass drum ...Or change's your drum head's to a diffrent look and feel and sound "!! Many ways you can tune a head make it come out ""Just" right ..For the sound you are ...
by nsra65

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