View RSS Feed

Recent Blogs Posts

  1. pAiSte 20 602 vintage

    Quote Originally Posted by taddal View Post
    No longer seeking that 20" F602 heavy?
    That hunt for the Heavy is over Al. I had 2 and both were too bright and a little stiff so I'm going in the other direction.
    This might take awhile...............................A 'Holics while
  2. Gretsch lust

    Quote Originally Posted by jda View Post

    greatest top ..umm 4.. drum solos* ever
    right up there with Stravinsky and Polandaski.

    * journey
    all-wood /6.5 snare /12/13/tom/14/16/floor/18/bass
    That's the good stuff.
  3. Zildjian Avedis '50 (small stamp) ride sizzle 22 - 2469g (AUDIO)
    Price: 250
    Zildjian Avedis no dot 50s sizzle 22 ". Cymbal in perfect condition (no crack, no clew). There are 6 rivet holes. Only one removable brass rivet fitted.
    It's a fairly rare cymbal. In fact, it has a very pronounced bell shape that is rather unusual for the Avedis. This characteristic gives the harmonics an interesting color that lends itself well to jazz contexts, but ...
  4. Old Avedis

    Hi everybody!
    Someone can please tell me the exact age of this cymbal?
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	IMG_3947_1.jpg 
Views:	228 
Size:	96.8 KB 
ID:	15534Click image for larger version. 

Name:	IMG_3948.1.jpg 
Views:	235 
Size:	99.6 KB 
ID:	15535
  5. Jimmy Cobb's K

    Quote Originally Posted by OZjazzer View Post
    I've heard many times that Cobb's cymbals were stolen.

    It remind me I must get the Live at the Blackhawk CD's out again.

    Must say that none of Jimmy's later recordings have ever had a cymbal sound anywhere near as good as those Davis, Wes Montgomery, or Wynyon Kelly etc recordings. I'm biased though.
    You are right. I can't think Jimmy would be happy with those newer cymbals. My brother is friends with Jimmy and he had an 18" of Jimmy's an Istanbul that he ...
Page 1 of 9 123 ... LastLast