For the vintage drum nerds - Here's the gear I'm playing most often. I've been obsessed with vintage drums and cymbals for a long time, but I'm not a collector. Musical instruments are for playing, so I only hold on to the things that I play regularly.
Gretsch "Progressive Jazz" 20/12/14/5.5x14 round badge set from the 60s in silver sparkle.
Gretsch bop 18/12/14 stop sign badge set from the 70s.
7x14 Leedy Broadway (late 1940s) snare in blue sparkle.
5x14 Leedy Universal chrome over brass circa 1920s.
Assortment of K Zildjian Istanbul and Avedis Zildjian ride cymbals and hihats from 1940s-mid 1950s.