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Drumhead Review : Customer Service vs. Quality Control

[singlepic id=18 w=360 h=240 float=left]When I was getting my first drumkit, I had a choice between a wine red (lacquer!) Pearl Export Select for $900 and a black wrapped Westbury for $500. I let my eyes did the thinking and … Continue reading

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Drums Review: Meinl Bongo-Cajon

I would like to start off this review with a disclaimer – I have been a drumset player for over 10 years and have only dabbed in percussion duties sparingly here and there. I picked up this little guy at … Continue reading

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Saving your ears. One cymbal set at a time.

Over the years I’ve collected a small array of cymbals that sounded good in their own right and I just didn’t have the heart to part with. (Wait! This sound might work for the next project!)

One day I was looking at my collection of cymbals (about 4 full sets, give or take) and realize I only really use 2 of those sets… Continue reading

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Drums Review – Gon Bops Alex Acuna Special Edition Cajon

So I went to Long & McQuade and tried out the 4 cajons they had in store.. 1 TOCA – $170 2 MEINL – $210 & $270(I think) 1 GON BOPS – $230 I tested all 4 cajons they had … Continue reading

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Drum Review – Canwood Maple 13×5

Aside from the project updates I will also post up reviews some of the equipments I have/had. Here’s a little known Canadian gem to kick things off: Canwood Custom Percussions – out of Saskatchewan Canada. You’ve probably seen these on … Continue reading

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