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Forum: Drums 01-31-2015, 08:41 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,066
Posted By twelvenotes
Re: That Erskine kit at NAMM

Yep, that's my understanding of the acronym. Always makes me chuckle.

Sometimes stores buy the kits right off the floor to resell. I was hoping that would be the case here.
Forum: Drums 01-31-2015, 07:41 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,066
Posted By twelvenotes
Re: That Erskine kit at NAMM

Any idea if the NAMM kit made its way to a retailer for selling?
Forum: Drums 01-31-2015, 07:40 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,066
Posted By twelvenotes
Re: That Erskine kit at NAMM

According to Tama website its a14 by 20. Seems right to me based on photos. Although I think it's a different drum in the video. That looks like a long 18.
Forum: Drums 01-28-2015, 02:11 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,066
Posted By twelvenotes
Re: That Erskine kit at NAMM

Give Peter/Tama time. I see flat based stands in their future and they'll be the best ever.

You'll be proven correct once again. ;)
Forum: Drums 01-25-2015, 05:09 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 886
Posted By twelvenotes
Re: Vintage stuff. Period.

You nailed it.

I had a very similar conversation with a local and well thought of drum repair person when he was drilling my Gretsch for a bass drum mount. He remarked at how great it was made...
Forum: Drums 01-25-2015, 04:53 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,066
Posted By twelvenotes
Re: That Erskine kit at NAMM

Thank you for the pics.

That is a gorgeous kit, but...I wonder if I'd get sick of it after a while.

It's one thing to play a yellow kit as an endorser and another to drop $6 to 9 G's on a kit...
Forum: Drums 01-25-2015, 04:47 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,066
Posted By twelvenotes
Re: That Erskine kit at NAMM

Yep. Late last year he made the switch.
Forum: General Discussion 12-01-2014, 02:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,122
Posted By twelvenotes
Re: Vinnie Colaiuta back with Yamaha?

I, too, would love to see Vinnie back at Yamaha, but there is nothing on that webpage that indicates he is. I had my wife translate it.

My bet is he's working with an artist there and using a...
Forum: Drums 05-22-2014, 05:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 480
Posted By twelvenotes
Re: Gretsch USA 26" kick

I have a 14 x 26 USA Custom bass drum and it sounds great. I was worried, having played 22s all my life, that it would be uncontrollable, but it's not. It's great for when I want to really sink into...
Forum: Drums 05-11-2014, 06:03 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,160
Posted By twelvenotes
Re: Know where i can find a 6.5 tama bell brass 40th?

I ordered one even before NAMM was done at Long & McQuade, Canada's largest instrument dealer, and have had the order cancelled. Apparently only one is coming to the Great White North!
Forum: Drums 04-19-2014, 05:47 AM
Replies: 2,149
Views: 573,093
Posted By twelvenotes
Re: Yamaha Drums

All colours you mention are available as special order and are not custom. I have a solid black kit.
Forum: General Discussion 04-16-2014, 02:04 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,730
Posted By twelvenotes
Re: Hiromi trio gig report. Simon Phillips, Anthony Jackson

I'm heading to the Toronto show this summer (if we get a summer) and I'm very much looking forward to it. Hiromi is amazing.

Glad you enjoyed the show and thank you for the pics and review.
Forum: Drums 04-04-2014, 11:57 PM
Replies: 2,149
Views: 573,093
Posted By twelvenotes
Re: Yamaha Drums

Wow!!!

I have a PHX kit that didn't cost much more than that without the snare in the same sizes.

Increased margins!
Forum: General Discussion 04-02-2014, 06:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,080
Posted By twelvenotes
Re: Vinnie ... the drummers drummer

"He's a monster!"

Truer words have not said.
Forum: Drums 03-31-2014, 04:56 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 10,687
Posted By twelvenotes
Re: Yamaha PHX - am I missing something?

My only complaint...no snare! Seems like a missed opportunity.
Forum: Drums 03-31-2014, 04:54 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 994
Posted By twelvenotes
New Gretsch 3-ply

Any further word on the Gretsch 3-ply prototype that was displayed at NAMM?

The kit is for sale now:
...
Forum: Drums 03-30-2014, 10:50 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 10,687
Posted By twelvenotes
Re: Yamaha PHX - am I missing something?

The PHX bass drum is obscene! I have a 16 x 22 and it sounds processed. When I set it up my wife, a musician herself, came downstairs to ask me what the heck I was doing.

Right now I'm...
Forum: Drummers 03-11-2014, 03:45 AM
Replies: 605
Views: 146,174
Posted By twelvenotes
Re: Vinnie Colaiuta

New Vinnie video on Sting.com. Very cool.
Forum: Drum Technique 03-09-2014, 09:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,349
Posted By twelvenotes
Re: Vinnie Colaiuta Technique Question

There is Vinnie and then the rest of us!

I state this not that he is my all time fav, he's close, but that I'm reasonably certain he could play ANYTHING and improve it.
Forum: Drummers 03-05-2014, 12:09 AM
Replies: 605
Views: 146,174
Posted By twelvenotes
Re: Vinnie Colaiuta

I saw the Toronto show, which was great, and Vinnie was awesome!

Is it the angle, Vinnie sitting higher or is that a 20 inch kick? He looks tall.
Forum: General Discussion 02-26-2014, 11:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,857
Posted By twelvenotes
Re: Drum Maker.com-Andy Foote-Consider Yourselves Warned

You have a limited window in which to do this and once closed you're out of luck. Three guesses as to how I know this and the first two don't count!
Forum: Drums 02-24-2014, 06:05 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 10,687
Posted By twelvenotes
Re: Yamaha PHX - am I missing something?

I just took delivery of a new PHX kit in solid black and they are awesome. I've never seen a deeper black on a drum set.

I can't speak to Mullen Jr's kit, but all the other colours below are...
Forum: Drums 01-31-2014, 02:12 PM
Replies: 2,149
Views: 573,093
Posted By twelvenotes
Re: Yamaha Drums

I'm not surprised the relocation of manufacturing didn't reduce the price as much as you'd think.

When the Live Custom kit was released a dealer I know pretty well was honest and stated that he...
Forum: Drums 01-27-2014, 04:57 AM
Replies: 2,149
Views: 573,093
Posted By twelvenotes
Re: Yamaha Drums

The difference between Japanese and Chinese labour costs. The unanswered question is whether they're of 30% less quality. Time will tell.
Forum: Drums 01-27-2014, 04:54 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 993
Posted By twelvenotes
Pearl LTD Edition 30th Anniversary FF

http://pearldrum.com/products/snares/free-floating-task/30th-anniversary/

The description includes the following:

Only 100 numbered and authenticated 30th Anniversary Free Floating System Snare...
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