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Forum: General Discussion 02-20-2013, 10:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,040
Posted By Nickropolis
Re: The Last 24 Hours of Keith Moon

Aww, I was looking forward to some morbid voyeurism.

I've seen this one for Keith, always did find it interesting to hear how it supposedly went down.
Forum: General Discussion 02-18-2013, 05:57 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,569
Posted By Nickropolis
Re: What did you pay, back in the day?

Lol, that is some kind of stick holder, looks like a mailbox.
Forum: Drums 02-06-2013, 01:43 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 7,268
Posted By Nickropolis
Re: New Look Mapex Saturn

Shhh, I think sticks can hear you. ;)

The badge has a more 'modern' look, a bit cartoonish maybe, but if I was going to buy any drum kit a badge design probably wouldn't scare me off unless it...
Forum: General Discussion 02-04-2013, 10:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,262
Posted By Nickropolis
Re: Vintage Ludwig kit + Supra: $400.. worth it?

Yep yep yep, buy buy buy. Words words words.
Forum: General Discussion 02-04-2013, 02:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,310
Posted By Nickropolis
Re: Attitude of Leaders to drummers

Maybe you could take the lesser experienced drummers under your wing and help them out with some things that they're lacking, show your level of maturity and experience behind the kit through some...
Forum: General Discussion 02-04-2013, 03:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,786
Posted By Nickropolis
Re: Has anybody learned "Bleed" by Meshuggah?

This is not a reasonable question to ask here. :)
Forum: General Discussion 01-30-2013, 02:23 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,944
Posted By Nickropolis
Re: I'm sure most of you have seen this but I had to share

Heh heh heh...

How long until the third run?
Forum: General Discussion 01-29-2013, 05:49 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,812
Posted By Nickropolis
Re: Sorry, I've undone the vibe.

I like this idea quite a bit, I've never dug the single point mounting of anything but a splash or something comparable in weight off of the bass drum.

If I had a Ludwig I'd be doing the same,...
Forum: Drum Technique 01-29-2013, 04:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,517
Posted By Nickropolis
Re: A metronome " challenge ".

Good work, it takes practice to get up to that point as you know.

I've posted this link a couple times lately but it's applicable here too, you might find it useful.

Basically it's what Victor...
Forum: General Discussion 01-29-2013, 06:02 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,606
Posted By Nickropolis
Re: Price to good to be true?

"Product Features

-Swift, delicate, accurate, powerful, mystical, intense, scary"

...are we describing a unicorn on bath salts or cymbals?
Forum: Drums 01-29-2013, 04:30 AM
Replies: 1,347
Views: 210,721
Posted By Nickropolis
Re: Tom angles!!!!


Forum: General Discussion 01-28-2013, 03:08 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,969
Posted By Nickropolis
Re: An Interesting Evening

That's great to hear man. It really makes the hours of driving, practicing and dealing with noodling worth the effort.

Puts some fuel in the tank to really give yourself and the label reps a super...
Forum: Drum Technique 01-28-2013, 12:19 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,718
Posted By Nickropolis
Re: Victor Wooten - time exercise

I think I picked up this link from Bo.

Forum: General Discussion 01-26-2013, 07:49 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,941
Posted By Nickropolis
Re: NAMM pics

Niiiice, all of those kits have something that I really like about them.

That satin white Gretsch kit though is just straight up classy.
Forum: Drums 01-26-2013, 03:27 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 6,613
Posted By Nickropolis
Re: NAMM sneak peek...

Now that I see it in Artstar`s picture and some further explaining it not only makes sense but looks extremely versatile and useful.

I would personally love using two of them on opposing bass drum...
Forum: General Discussion 01-26-2013, 03:12 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,134
Posted By Nickropolis
Re: Quieter kit needed

I'll echo the general vibe of learning to play with a lighter touch in general.
Aside from that though, I have a few suggestions that might help in the gear department that may ease the ears of your...
Forum: Drums 01-25-2013, 04:35 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 9,218
Posted By Nickropolis
Re: Sonor Gavin Harrison Protean Signature Snare Drum

I'm sure it'll be a great drum...I figure I'll have a heart attack when I see the price.

I know Gavin takes the sound of his drums very seriously and I've no doubt his new snare will follow suit.
Forum: General Discussion 01-23-2013, 12:41 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,905
Posted By Nickropolis
Re: Since we are called drummers since we hit drums...

For sure, beat that money like it...owes you money.
Forum: Drums 01-22-2013, 12:32 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,053
Posted By Nickropolis
Re: My Origin satinwood + video

Good god man...my ears will never be the same. :)
Forum: General Discussion 01-21-2013, 07:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,471
Posted By Nickropolis
Re: Tuning thin shelled snare drum

Would you care to divulge which brand/model this snare drum was?

Sorry to hear about it by the way, always sad when a drum meets a tragic end.
Forum: General Discussion 01-21-2013, 06:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,768
Posted By Nickropolis
Re: The ole tom in the snare stand discussion.

This thread (http://www.drummerworld.com/forums/showthread.php?t=102245&highlight=snare+stand+bo+eder) goes into detail from a few posters about the cause and effect of lost resonance on snare stands...
Forum: Drums 01-21-2013, 05:55 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,371
Posted By Nickropolis
Re: Phil Rudd Signature Snare

Now everyone should have their fill of Phil and fills.

PS - fill.
Forum: General Discussion 01-21-2013, 12:27 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,899
Posted By Nickropolis
Re: Have you ever ripped your pants when sitting on the throne?

My spandex has never ripped, surefire way to avoid catching on those pesky bass drum lugs.
Forum: General Discussion 01-17-2013, 02:27 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,371
Posted By Nickropolis
Forum: General Discussion 01-17-2013, 02:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,336
Posted By Nickropolis
Re: Bob Gatzen's drum frame

Seems that everything Bob Gatzen comes up with is over engineered to the point of absurd and expensive.
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