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by willyz
Fri Dec 24, 2010 9:39 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Finally !! Modern Drummer...Greatest Drummer...Ever !
Replies: 14
Views: 4271

Re: Finally !! Modern Drummer...Greatest Drummer...Ever !

... I mean, I love me some Moonie.

But still...


:| :-| :| :-| :| :-| :| :-| :| :|
by willyz
Wed Dec 22, 2010 2:06 pm
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Vic Firth 'joins forces' with Zildjian
Replies: 35
Views: 9200

Re: Vic Firth 'joins forces' with Zildjian

when i worked at GC we did just that. when it was slow we used to do just that. firth, vater and promark 5b's. got it right every single time. other sizes also. it is quite obvious to me at least. Shame on you! You should have been working your card file.......... ...or not knowing anything about t...
by willyz
Wed Dec 22, 2010 7:04 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Yamaha finish issues
Replies: 12
Views: 3177

Re: Yamaha finish issues

That doesn't sound right to me... how old is the kit? What finish is it?

I'd reach out to Yamaha if I were you... I mean, you may not have gotten the kit brand new, but I don't think that is something that should happen.
by willyz
Mon Dec 20, 2010 9:35 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: D'Addario aquires Pro Mark
Replies: 23
Views: 6845

Re: D'Addario aquires Pro Mark

However, I'd like to point out that while the weight varied a lot between pairs, Todd's signature stick might be the best stick that Promark make. I could dig through several pairs and walk out of the store with some great feeling heavy maple sticks.
by willyz
Mon Dec 20, 2010 7:28 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: D'Addario aquires Pro Mark
Replies: 23
Views: 6845

Re: D'Addario aquires Pro Mark

I love the Tony Williams stick, but every pair I've picked up is warped and unmatched. I didn't even know that Zildjian made a Tony Williams stick. I used to use(and love) the Gretsch Tony Williams stick over 20 years ago, but Gretsch stopped making sticks shortly thereafter. I'll have to check the...
by willyz
Mon Dec 20, 2010 6:04 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: D'Addario aquires Pro Mark
Replies: 23
Views: 6845

Re: D'Addario aquires Pro Mark

I believe VicFirth has always made Zildjian sticks. From what I understand Zildjians QC specs aren't as stringent as VicFith's, hence why the perceived lesser quality. :| I don't get that. Why would you have a better company make your sticks... but have lower quality control? Anyway, I'd love to se...
by willyz
Fri Dec 17, 2010 9:43 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: New Product: Sabian Omni
Replies: 21
Views: 6571

Re: New Product: Sabian Omni

The Vault line now has all the signature models in it...

Sounds interesting... I wonder why they're only out in 18" and 22" sizes?
by willyz
Fri Dec 17, 2010 9:33 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Need traditional Left hand push/pull advice
Replies: 15
Views: 4849

Re: Need traditional Left hand push/pull advice

YamahaPlayer wrote:
willyz wrote:
Check this out around the 2:24 mark...


Now THAT was tasty! Gotta love Stanton


For sure. He always pulls out the push/pull thing at just the most tasteful moments...
by willyz
Thu Dec 16, 2010 7:32 pm
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Need traditional Left hand push/pull advice
Replies: 15
Views: 4849

Re: Need traditional Left hand push/pull advice

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CKK7ezn2tig

Check this out around the 2:24 mark...

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