Recent content by Al Strange

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    Do You Anthropomorphize Your Drums?

    Are you ready? Ahem...nobody puts baby in the corner!!:mad:😂(y)
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    Yes, it’s outrageous that this thread has been hi jacked by “tea bellies”!!!:mad: 😂
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    Look away lily-livered tea bellies:
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    Who are the top three drummers you admire and why ?

    Stewart Copeland Rod Morgenstein Virgil Donati All 3 are monsters of the instrument. I have to say I absolutely love Thomas Lang as well; I admire all of these guys for having their own sound, pushing the boundaries of what’s possible, not to mention that they are all really entertaining to...
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    Do You Anthropomorphize Your Drums?

    My Prem Gen X kit is called “Baby” but other than that I don’t partake in anthropomorphism...which is easier done than said!:unsure:😂
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    I was brought up in a family of tea took me until I was 25 to realise that I never actually liked the stuff, and was just drinking it out of habit!! :) (y)
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    Oh man, I’m the total opposite; I like to drink coffee with the effect of playing drums!!:coffee::coffee::coffee:😝
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    Maybe I am old but I just don’t understand this

    That’s easy for you to say mate! 😂
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    Sabian B8 Pro 20" Ride Cymbal

    Hi and welcome @Luke F , I don’t know what your price point is but if you haven’t pulled the trigger on the Sabian yet I recommend a 20” Paiste Alpha Metal ride...Graham Russell drums are selling one right now! (y) :)
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    Buddy Rich's Modern Interpretation of Modern Snare Drum Rudiments

    I absolutely love this book, was one of the first books I worked on with my late great teacher...
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    Sonor SQ1 (brand new kit) problems

    British Drum Company 👏👏👏
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    Maybe I am old but I just don’t understand this

    👌 :D👏 I don’t understand why some of you guys are getting so prickly about inoffensive threads that you clearly find meaningless, not to mention annoying? It’s pretty easy; leave the thread/don’t participate... :unsure:
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    Disappointed with Pearl Roadshow

    This debacle was none of your doing mate. I’m sorry you’ve had this experience but happy to hear that Sweetwater finally came through for you; ultimately they sold you a defective product and should themselves take it up separately with Pearl. As for Pearl, I can’t believe they didn’t...
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    Dire Straits 'Calling Elvis' with Noble & Cooley/Istanbul Agop content

    Nice work @Chris Whitten :D (y) Drums sound awesome as always!👌
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    Roommate plays electric drums

    All the best mate.:)