Mapex Black Panther, Saturn or Orion Series:
● 22” x 18” - Bass Drum (2 double tom stands)
● 10” x 8” - Rack Tom
● 12” x 9” - Rack Tom
● 14” x 14” - Floor Tom
● 16” x 16” - Floor Tom
● 14” x 5.5” - Snare Drum

Sabian Cymbals
● 21” HHX Groove Ride (Brilliant Finish)
● 19” HHX Xtreme Crash
● 17” HHX Legacy Crash
● 14” HHX Groove Hats
● 10” HHX Evolution Splash

 

 

Mapex Hardware
● (1) Falcon P1000 Bass Drum Pedal
● (1) H750A or comparable - Hi-Hat Stand
● (1) S950 - Snare Stand
● (3-4) B950A - Boom Stands
● (1) T755A - Drum Throne

Evans Drum Heads
● Toms Batter - UV Ones or Coated G2
● Toms Reso - Black Resos or G1 Clear
● Snare Batter - Power Center Reverse Dot
● Snare Side - Clear 300
● Bass Drum Batter - EQ3
● Bass Drum Reso - Reso Black

Vic Firth Drum Sticks
● American Jazz 1 Model (AJ1)
● Blades
● Tala Wands

 



Endorsements

 

Evans Drum heads
I use Evans drum heads exclusively.
These heads make my instruments come alive. Selection always depends on the musical situation, but are usually the following:
  • Toms
    Batter: UV Ones or Coated G2   |  Reso: Black Resos or G1 Clear
  • Snares
    Batter: Power Center Reverse Dot   |  Snare Side: Clear 300
  • Kick
    Batter: EQ3   |  Reso: Reso Black

 

Vic Firth
I use Vic Firth Drumsticks.
Quality, Control and Flawless! They are the "Perfect Pair". Here is a list of the items I use:
  • American Jazz 1 Model
  • Heritage Brushes

 

Protection Racket

I use Protection Racket:
The name says it all! Protection Racket cases are the only option for my drums and cymbals.

  • 10" - Rack Tom
  • 12" - Rack Tom
  • 14" - Floor Tom
  • 16" - Floor Tom
  • 22" - Bass Drum

 

Rhythm Tech
I use the following from Rhythm Tech Percussion:

  • Studio Cowbells
  • Moon Blocks
  • Laptop
  • Turn It Up and Lay It Down

 

 

Audix
I use Audix
These mics bring out the natural sound of the drums and cymbals.

  • Toms
    D2 and D4
  • Snares
    I5
  • Kick
    D6
  • Cymbals
    ADX-50

 

HQ Percussion
I use HQ's Real Feel Practice Pads

 

Cymbag
I use Cymbag Cymbal Protectors

"Cymbags are the perfect way to protect your precious cymbals. They also make set-ups a breeze!"