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Forum: Vintage Drums 12-14-2015, 03:27 PM
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Posted By Lyle
What's REAListic If I Buy This 4157 Snare?

I'm looking at a pre-badge six-ply Gretsch 4157 in very good shape. I've heard about the deep snare beds and this drum certainly has that. I've been told by a knowledgeable authority that the drum...
Forum: Vintage Drums 09-28-2014, 11:25 AM
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Posted By Lyle
Which Year USA Custom Snare?

Looking at two different USA Custom wood snares. One is an '08 eight lug and the other is an early 70s ten lug. Both long distance, so not available for me to play. One more preferable than the...
Forum: Vintage Drums 09-27-2014, 06:38 PM
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Posted By Lyle
Re: Value of Buddy's Rogers Sticks?

Thanks Wayne, memorable for sure. I also had a pair of sticks that Rufus Jones gave me during a Basie gig. It was '65 and I was the only kid there sitting right next to the bandstand in a skating...
Forum: Vintage Drums 09-25-2014, 08:04 PM
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Posted By Lyle
Re: Value of Buddy's Rogers Sticks?

Yes, mine are exactly like the ones Tommy posted. I think what might surprise you is how small a diameter and light they really are. Not what most of us would choose as a big band stick today. I'm...
Forum: Vintage Drums 09-25-2014, 04:53 PM
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Posted By Lyle
Re: Value of Buddy's Rogers Sticks?

Thanks Tommy, most appreciated. Glad to know I'm not nuts about the Old Spice. :) I remember the evening as if it were yesterday.
Forum: Vintage Drums 09-25-2014, 04:50 PM
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Posted By Lyle
Re: Buddy Rich Bass Drum Tuning ?

Hey Tommy,
Big fan here as well and I was able to see Buddy several times in the late sixties and seventies. Agree and disagree. Totally agree that his Rogers drums sounded the best. However in...
Forum: Vintage Drums 09-25-2014, 04:17 PM
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Posted By Lyle
Value of Buddy's Rogers Sticks?

I have a pair of Buddy's Rogers' sticks that he gave me in 1966. These are very rare as they are the ones that Rogers sanded by hand to give the butt of the stick an hour glass profile. I also have...
Forum: Wanted to Buy 09-04-2014, 08:26 PM
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Posted By Lyle
WTB: Gretsch USA Walnut Gloss Snare

Looking for a 5.5" Walnut Gloss Stop Sign snare. Doesn't have to be perfect, but nice.
Forum: Vintage Drums 08-03-2014, 05:26 PM
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Posted By Lyle
Forum: Vintage Drums 08-03-2014, 04:26 PM
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Views: 837
Posted By Lyle
Gretsch 4157...Good or Boxy

I'm really looking for a Walnut gloss snare to match my '06 kit but I'm also looking a vintage 4157 until I find the one I really want. Are these one of the infamous snares? As in; some of them can...
Forum: Wanted to Buy 07-31-2014, 11:31 AM
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Posted By Lyle
Gretsch Wood Snare

I have a walnut kit from 2008 and looking for a matching 5" or 5 1/2" snare. Would also consider a Nitron Black. We all know how bad the bad ones can be...not looking for one of the "boxy...
Forum: General Drum Questions 07-28-2014, 07:04 PM
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Posted By Lyle
Re: Buddy Rich trap case

Great story, thanks so much for sharing.
Forum: For Sale 07-06-2013, 02:45 PM
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Posted By Lyle
Re: Rogers NOS " Finger Control " sticks

I have a pair of Rogers sticks that Buddy gave me in 1966. They have his name imprinted on them and they are tapered for several inches in the middle of the butt area (a coke bottle shape). ...
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