Monthly Archives: December 2014

Review – Mapex Black Panther Velvetone & Kickports.

Had a chance to play a very nice set of Mapex Black Panther Velvetone (maple/walnut/maple shells) this past weekend for a conference, and the drumkit was loaded with kick ports on all the toms and two kickports on the bass drums. … Continue reading

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Missed connection

I had been searching for a 13″ snare for a while and came across this Gretsch 13×7 walnut snare at guitar center a few months back. Hands down the best 13″ I’ve heard anywhere. Throaty, smooth tone with a solid … Continue reading

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