Kits and snare drums load-out


1984 USA Ludwig Chrome '402 Supraphonic' 14x6.5 - P85 throw

1986 USA Ludwig 'Black Beauty' LB419T 14x6.5 - Supersensitive P71 throw

2017 USA Q Drum Gentleman's Copper snare 14x7 - Trick throw

2018 USA Ludwig chrome-over-brass 402B 14x6.5 P88 throw

Ludwig USA Maple Classic in 'mirror' chrome (above)
Sonor Delite in 'bird's eye sunburst' maple 
Yamaha RTC / 9000 in 'stage white' 
Tama Starclassic in 'diamond dust'

 usual sizes in 'one up two down' configuration 
for fly-in backline - happy for 12” or 13" rack tom but always 24” kick and two floors.

13" x 9" rack tom 
16" x 16" floor tom
18" x 16" floor tom
24" x 16” bass drum

drum heads: Evans™ Remo
G2 coated batters and G1 clear reso on tom
Snare G14 batter, hazy 300 reso
Kick drum - Remo PS3 batter/ Logo Smooth reso

cymbals: Paiste™ 
Full Paiste 2002 range and personal vintage cymbal vault

Kick pedal, hi-hat and all hardware DW 9000 series
Vater 1A drumsticks/Brushes/Mallets
Hardcase drum and traps cases
Protection Racket kit mats
Roland V- drums TDW-20 with full expansion kit
Porter & Davies BC2 Tactile Drum Throne Monitoring **

Drum Techs - Dan Clark / Bazra White

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* Special thanks from SB to all below for their invaluable help and guidance *

Jeff Davenport @ Sonor Drums UK
Simon, Terry @ PMTand fab staff - all stars!
 Thunder, Deep Purple, Status Quo
Team Scampi Tour Crew - Scampi, Angus, Brian, Ricky, Kaz & Batty
Solid Music Management Ltd
Glynn @ Maple Studios, 
Mike Mangini, Bill Legend, Keith Atack,
Robert Sutton Photography
 Mark Cunningham (TPi)
Dil & Tim @ Porter & Davies **
 Pete Riley, Martin 'Magic' Johnson, Col Stanton
Greg 'Gregster' Hart, Mark Ede, Mickie 'Mohawk'
Ritchie Sparks & Mike Carey web and social media.
Don Airey, Don Powell, Robin Trower, Paul Page, Dave Bronze, 
David Richards RIP
and as always, my musical life mentors, Mark, Sharon, Hound, Dennis and Roger J

This site is dedicated to my little brother Kirk 'Krik' Bacon (missing in action)  

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