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  1. 15” A New Beat Hi-Hats

  2. 18” A Custom Projection Crash

  3. 10” A Flash Splash

  4. 19” A Custom Projection Crash

  5. 22” A Ping Ride

  6. 20” A Custom Projection Crash

  7. 19” A Ultra Hammered China

  8. 21” A Custom 20th Anniversary

                 Ride (used as Crash/Ride)


Yamaha (model #)

    6 Straight/Boom Cymbal Stands


    1 Hi-Hat Stand (HS-850)

    1 Snare Stand  w/ball tilter (SS-950)

    1 Tom Mount w/YESS (CL-945B)

    1 Tom Holder (TH-904A)

    1 Cymbal Holder (CH-755) for splash

    1 Stool (DS-840) - round/short  

       model, to sit  low

    2 DW 5000 Chain Drive Double-

       Bass Drum Pedals

       (one for back-up)

     Snare: Coated Ambassador on top
Ambassador Snare on bottom
     Toms: Clear Ambassadors on tops   
                Clear Ambassadors on bottoms
     Bass Drum: Clear Ambassador on       
                batter side, logo head on front
                with vent hole 
                (Bass drum padded with rolled up  ​

                towel​​ taped to batter head, a

                technique made popular by Simon 

                Phillips, with a smaller one taped to

                the front head)


     Absolute Maple Hybrid (Red  

     Autumn) in North America,

     Birch Custom Absolute

     (Embossed Silver) in Europe/UK
  A. 7x14 Custom Made Birch or 5.5x14 

      Recording Custom Stainless Steel 

     (RLS1455) Snare Drum
  B. 9x12 Tom Tom (mounted to

      cymbal stand)
  C. 13x14 Floor Tom w/Legs

      (Maple) 14x14 (Birch)
  D. 15x16 Floor Tom w/Legs

      (Maple) 16x16 (Birch)
  E.  16x24 Bass  Drum


     Vic Firth Drumsticks

     Porter & Davies BC Gigster Tactile Monitoring Throne

     Ultimate Ear In-Ear Monitors

     Cympad Cymbal Washers

     Kelly SHU Microphone Shockmount System

     Cymbal Sox Hands Off Cymbal Protection

     LP Rock Ridge Rider Cowbell

     Zoom Q2n Video Recorder

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