Originally Posted by jondrumming
I want to buy a pro drum set (< $2000) and I can't decide between Tama and Pearl. Any non-bias suggestions?
Specifically between the Tama Superstar Custom Hyper-Drive and the Pearl Masters MCX
"Tama and pearl are great brand but there are better. Mostly why tama and pearl are really expensive is because they have a good name for themselves and good products.
Gretsch drums are really good too My dad payed $4,356 for his and he had them all made custom. 36" inch bass drum deep, 3 toms 8" 12" 10", 2 floor toms 19" 22", double base pedals, and all new hardware(stands, rings etc.) and remember it was all custom"
Here's the link: http://answers.yahoo.com/question/in...5065918AAVnyd3
The best yet!! Almost brings tears to your eyes doesn't it? A fountain of knowledge....dad must be so proud.
Now THAT's a kit I'd love to see. A full 36" of earth moving kick. Although it's a big jump from a 12" tom to the 19" and 22" floors, but.......at least it was