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Forum: General Discussion 01-12-2013, 10:07 PM
Replies: 64
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Posted By drumdruid
Re: Stick bag on the floor tom?

The Stick Hammock is the answer to all your problems
Forum: General Discussion 01-11-2013, 04:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,738
Posted By drumdruid
Re: Light up drums??

It was Light up Drummers in my day
Smoke enough and get some one to set fire to your jacket, or the lighter fuel on the pinstripes... Wooosh
Light up drums

Forum: General Discussion 01-11-2013, 01:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,417
Posted By drumdruid
Re: A drum tech on the front line

You got it.
My mum really likes the ABBA stage show and the Queen thing, She would like this one too.
However in my defense i was 12 i think when she took us to Jesus Christ Superstar the original...
Forum: General Discussion 01-11-2013, 01:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,827
Posted By drumdruid
Re: Tabla anyone?

Me too!
I never got far with learning tabla, I stayed rooted to Doumbek and congas in the end.

I use the itabla pro desk top app.
and play drums to the patterns , it's also nice to use them as...
Forum: General Discussion 01-11-2013, 12:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,417
Posted By drumdruid
Re: A drum tech on the front line

It's a personal opinion about a very german production
The Oz Pink Floyd do it so much better

If anyone over there has ever heard of the German music style called "Schlager" they would know what...
Forum: General Discussion 01-11-2013, 11:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,417
Posted By drumdruid
I am easy to find Simon Paul Perks ...

I am easy to find
Simon Paul Perks

Forum: General Discussion 01-11-2013, 10:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,417
Posted By drumdruid
A drum tech on the front line

Anyone else out there doing this?

After reading lot's of posts about how to tune it, set it up and play it.. some friends recently asked me to show them what I do.

So hop over to my face book...
Forum: General Discussion 01-08-2013, 09:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,590
Posted By drumdruid
Re: Need recording advice!

Glyn Johns.. your almost there without knowing it.

Space the 2 overheads in equal distance with the centre microphone. use the distance from snare centre to first OH as a guide.
Then back the...
Forum: General Discussion 01-06-2013, 12:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,092
Posted By drumdruid
Re: Professionals: What was your "in"?

Same here there was never really an "in" after playing in late 80's bands, the scene changed I was asked about tech work and I fell into that as a pro.
I was never a virtuoso player but part of a...
Forum: Drums 01-05-2013, 10:35 AM
Replies: 1,347
Views: 207,910
Posted By drumdruid
Re: Tom angles!!!!

I know it's off the topic but it caught my attention.

THey teach German in UK schools too but that's not enough.
THe difference is the media, the kids are watching English films and...
Forum: Drums 01-05-2013, 10:19 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,554
Posted By drumdruid
Re: New drum kit! Woohoo 28" Ludwig kick. Need some help...

Firstly the hole you cut is way to low, turn the head so the hole is at more like 3 or 4 O'clock.
A lot of the BONING you get is because the air is hitting the centre of the front head and can't get...
Forum: General Discussion 01-02-2013, 05:52 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,773
Posted By drumdruid
Re: Gig Stories

Saturday night gig at a northern social club.
They had a revolving half circular stage through a silver curtain.
The MC announced the band and we when't on to a psychedelic instrumental opening.......
Forum: General Discussion 01-02-2013, 05:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,544
Posted By drumdruid
Re: Please Help!!

What ever you do take the nut boxes OFF the shell , don't work on the hardware while it's still attached to the shell.

I strip every thing off the shells first.
I have made wooden shoes to hold...
Forum: General Discussion 01-02-2013, 05:34 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 5,588
Posted By drumdruid
Re: Any big name drummers do something to rub you the wrong way?

As a pro drum tech ... no, all of the guys i ( we) service a the opposite.
As a parent to & as an ex owner of a music store, your right that attitude so sucks.

Forum: General Discussion 12-31-2012, 06:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,254
Posted By drumdruid
Re: 'session' versus 'in the band'

Drummer in the Band ( Hulk City)
Session percussionist ( conga's, bongo's, Darbuka and loads of shaker triangle tambourine stuff.

I play drum's in probly the most daring Anglo Swiss band...
Forum: General Discussion 12-31-2012, 05:52 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 12,570
Posted By drumdruid
Re: Best purchases you've made for drums.

Giant beat cymbals
a whole set , 2 x crashes 18 & 19, 24 ride & 15" hats
OH yes and the farm house in the country so I could build my studio .. i did that too
I didn't exactly buy my...
Forum: General Discussion 12-31-2012, 05:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,079
Posted By drumdruid
Re: Another video of a drum record session with solos in each mic

Me too I want to hear drums, but in reality nothing is flat.
Almost all microphones have an eq curve so theres almost never a flat eq.
A lot of the time you hear drums but influenced by the...
Forum: General Discussion 12-31-2012, 05:32 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,353
Posted By drumdruid
Re: Personal Monitoring "Setup" for a Singing Drummer

Yes the 50w version, i also have the 400w but kicker but only used it one time.
We have a joke where we challenge people try staying on the stool while we send a keyboard bass riff to it..
it moves...
Forum: General Discussion 12-31-2012, 05:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,259
Posted By drumdruid
Re: Rob Bourdon electric cymbal

I stage manage Rock am Ring in Germany & the last time they were on my stage I think he was using the smartrigger type, they are real cymbals ...
dont know if they are any good though
Forum: General Discussion 12-31-2012, 05:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,200
Posted By drumdruid
Re: Tom Mounting...need some help!

Slingerland Spirit cool
Why do you hate it?
I guess you got swivomatic tom mounts then?
hey didn't work for me too so I put DW style suspension mounts on them or use the tom in a snare basket....
Forum: General Discussion 12-30-2012, 12:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,949
Posted By drumdruid
Re: Do Armenian drummers play Turkish cymbals?

I play Giant beats and have been a fan of Paiste 2002's for years.
BUt cymbal blanks.. UFIP

I was on holiday in Italy and much to my wife's anger.. she was promised a holiday away from the music...
Forum: General Discussion 12-30-2012, 12:36 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,354
Posted By drumdruid
Re: Large Diaphragm condensers or Pencil mics?

Glyn Johns..
I use a version of this and it works really well with my sound, but on most client recordings I use a standard stereo set up.

Glyn's microphone technique is simple but here are a few...
Forum: General Discussion 12-30-2012, 11:35 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,353
Posted By drumdruid
Forum: General Discussion 12-30-2012, 12:53 AM
Replies: 204
Views: 14,346
Posted By drumdruid
Re: Poll: What is your genre and bass drum size?

Britzerland Rock
24 Slingerland
Forum: General Discussion 12-30-2012, 12:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,480
Posted By drumdruid
Re: vintage trouble

Could be for the in ears.. as there's a stereo pair on stage right guitar and a single on the bass cab stage left.
But it's not a bandmaster cab .. is it a leslie? maybe it's on that.

Or an...
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