JDA's Recent Activity

  1. JDA liked steveblack's post in the thread Interesting Zildjian lathing pattern.

    There are a few different production eras for A Zildjian cymbals which summarize the changes over the decades from 1930s to the present....

    Dec 17, 2018 at 12:15 PM
  2. JDA liked Pimp-a-diddle's post in the thread Interesting Zildjian lathing pattern.

    I recall seeing and playing on more than a few Zils like that coming up.

    Dec 16, 2018 at 7:08 AM
  3. JDA replied to the thread Sonor Drum Factory Tour and SQ1 Drum Build.

    "All this quality attention to detail manufacturing production facilities shipping and advertising... All so one can go Boom tshhh...

    Dec 15, 2018 at 9:15 PM
  4. JDA replied to the thread Sonor Drum Factory Tour and SQ1 Drum Build.

    We are taken care of as drummers aren't we. (All those folks there are working for us! lol amazing we rate (as drummers such a factory....

    Dec 15, 2018 at 5:54 PM
  5. JDA replied to the thread Whatever Happened to Steve Gadd?.

    [MEDIA]

    Dec 14, 2018 at 5:52 PM
  6. JDA replied to the thread What Premier is this?.

    75th? 1922-1997..I had the Black w/gold +raised badge. They're drums. Not saying full of character nor any association (besides name and...

    Dec 13, 2018 at 8:39 PM
  7. JDA replied to the thread Bonhams Thermogloss Bassdrums were 15" deep... MD article? Bonzoleum....

    Wasn't this Carmine ordering for Bonham? I don't think -is there evidence Bonham was ever an endorser but Carmine was. Isn't that right?...

    Dec 13, 2018 at 5:16 PM
  8. JDA replied to the thread In what order do you tune your drums?.

    Order? Snare, bass, toms.

    Dec 13, 2018 at 5:10 PM
  9. JDA replied to the thread What do you look for when buying a kit?.

    How often do you look for drums. In the old days drums were supposed to last a life time maybe one change or two max So I look for...

    Dec 13, 2018 at 4:45 PM
  10. JDA liked stevil's post in the thread Who's making LOUD drums for ROCK these days?.

    True that. But wouldn't it be sweet to get something less than 30 years old?

    Dec 13, 2018 at 5:14 AM
  11. JDA replied to the thread Who's making LOUD drums for ROCK these days?.

    hmm. I've yet to own Vistalites.

    Dec 13, 2018 at 2:41 AM
  12. JDA replied to the thread Heavy handed or light fingered?.

    No..you can.. but you (may be) 'relieving pressure' with the larger stick, in the pursuit of the required volume. so me....(I'd)...

    Dec 12, 2018 at 7:23 PM