The Daily Fill: Choosing Your Gear and Sound


Today, Scott is asking a big question. The sound of your drums is important, so how do you come to master the idea of finding your sound? Scott is giving you a quick drum lesson on how to figure that out in 3 simple steps

Key Points:

  1. Experimenting is the Key to finding Your Sound – Figure out how it sounds
  2. Each Situation Requires Certain Gear – Have plans for each opportunity you walk into
  3. Understanding the Gear Before You Buy: Know how it will sound before you buy (See Step 1 and repeat)

Gear Suggestions:

Great Drum Set for a Low Price

Gretsch Catalina

Yamaha Stage Custom

Pearl Export

PDP Maple Kit

Canopus Yaiba (High Quality)

Drum Heads Options

Aquarian Drumheads Super-Kick II Bass Drum Head
Aquarian SuperKick II Bass Drum Set White Reso
Aquarian Super-Kick II Bass Drum Pack Black Reso
Aquarian Performance II Tom Pack

Evans G2 Genra

Remo Ambassador

Head Phones:

Bose QuietComfort 35 Noise Canceling – Black

Skullcandy Hesh 2

Drum Sticks Pads

Vic Firth American Classic 5A Drum Sticks

Vic Firth X55A Extreme 55A Wood Tip Drumsticks

Vic Firth American Classic 55A

Practice Pad Set Up

Aquarian Super Pads

VicFirth Universal Rubber Practice Tips

Vic Firth 12″ Double sided Practice Pad



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Today’s big question:

Are you self-aware and do you have a plan?

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