DRUMMERWORLD OFFICIAL DISCUSSION FORUM   

Go Back   DRUMMERWORLD OFFICIAL DISCUSSION FORUM > General Discussion

General Discussion General discussion forum for all drum related topics. Use this forum to exchange ideas and information with your fellow drummers.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
  #1  
Old 11-19-2014, 02:40 AM
Scott K Fish's Avatar
Scott K Fish Scott K Fish is offline
Silver Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2014
Location: Maine, USA
Posts: 684
Default Phil Collins' Equipment July 1984

Phil Collins' Equipment July 1984



Phil Collins has several different drum kits (Gretsch, Pearl, Premier) for different occasions.

On tour with Genesis, Robert Plant, and on his own tours, he uses a Gretsch set, which he is currently endorsing. ("They've always had a lovely sound.") His toms are 8-, 10-, 12-, 14-, 16-, and 18-inch, all single-headed with Remo Weather King clear Ambassadors.

On his snare he prefers a coated Remo Emperor.

His bass drum is 20-inch, although the bass drum on his Premier kit is 22-inch. He says he has about 150 different cymbals for all occasions - Sabian, A. Zildjian, and Paiste.

His drum machines include a Roland, a Linn, and an English version of a Linn called The Movement. For a while he was using Billy Cobham model Pro-Mark sticks, sawed down about an inch or more. He is currently using his own signature sticks manufactured for him by the Professional Percussion Center of New York City.

Source: Phil Collins: Genesis of a Drummer, by Bill Milkowski, Down Beat, July 1984

Scott K Fish Blog: Life Beyond the Cymbals
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 11-24-2014, 09:24 PM
bigiainw's Avatar
bigiainw bigiainw is offline
Gold Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Scotland
Posts: 1,094
Default Re: Phil Collins' Equipment July 1984

Phil has, since returning to Gretsch always used 8, 10, 12 15, 16, 18 toms.

Just saying...
__________________
Hit me with your rhythm stick
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are Off
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off




All times are GMT +2. The time now is 12:31 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Bernhard Castiglioni's DRUMMERWORLD.com