GEAR

On tour with REK 

DrumsMapex
Saturn Exotic Series – Burled Maple finish
20″x 16″ Bass Drum
10″x 7″ Tom Tom
12 x 8 Tom Tom
14″x 14″ Floor Tom
14″x 5-1/2″ Snare Drum –

***All Mapex hardware & Falcon pedals***

Carmichael Drum Throne

Cymbals Sabian
22″ HHX Omni Ride
19″ HHX Omni Ride
16″ AA Bright Crash (bottom)/16″ HH Med This Crash (top) – used as HiHats
16″ HHX Ozone Crash

DrumheadsAquarian 
Bass Drum – batter – clear Superkick 1 w/ impact pad
Snare – top – coated Studio X w/ Dot                                                                                                                                – bottom – classic clear snare head
Toms – top – Coated Super-2
– bottom – Classic Clear

DrumsticksPromark
718 Acid Jazz sticks, TD-6 brushes, hot rods, mallets,
broomsticks, “crystal ball” BD beater, tubes, practice pads

Flix Medium Nylon Rods w/ nylon tip
custom “hand-wands”

Electronics
Roland SPD-SX Sampling Pad
Mackie 802VLZ Mixer
Westone Ear Bud Monitors
Tama Rhythm Watch

Percussion
Black Swan Shakers
Meinl HH Tamborine
LP Compact Conga
LP Mambo Cowbell
custom “cymbourine”
custom HiHat Shaker

Microphones
Bass Drum – Shure Beta-91
Snare – Shure SM-57
Toms – Sennheiser 604
Hats/Overheads – AudioTechnica ATM-450
Conga – Shure SM-57

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Additional Gear (not on tour)

DRUM KITS ——————————
1970 Ludwig Standard: Blue Strata
* 14×22 Bass Drum
* 16×16 Floor Tom
* 9×13 Tom Tom
* 8×12 Tom Tom
* 14x 5 1/2 Snare Drum

1983 Yamaha Recording Custom: Black
* 14×22 Bass Drum
* 12×14 Mounted FloorTom
* 8×12 Tom
* 8×10 Tom
* 5 1/2×14 Metal Snare Drum

Mapex Saturn Series – Root Beer Burst finish
22″x 18″ Bass Drum
12″x 8″ Tom Tom
16″x 13″ Floor Tom
14″x 5-1/2″ Snare Drum –

Mapex Deep Forest: Natural Cherry
* 18×22 Bass Drum
* 13×16 Mounted Floor Tom
* 11×14 Mounted Floor Tom
* 9×12 Tom
* 8×10 Tom
* 5 1/2×14 Snare Drum

ADDITIONAL SNARE DRUMS:———————–
6 1/2×14 Mapex Brass SD
5×13 Fibes Maple SD
6 1/2×14 Ludwig Vintage Maple SD
5×14 Rogers Vintage ” Luxor” SD
5 1/2×14 Gretsch Vintage Wood SD
5 1/2×14 Slingerland Vintage “Krupa” Metal SD
3X14 Remo Piccolo SD
12x 15 Ludwig Vintage Metal Field Drum
6×12 Mapex Black Panther Maple
6 1/2 x 14 Mapex Maple SD
10 x 5 black panther soprano SD

 

 

MISC. GEAR: ————————–
Roto-Toms – Remo
Remo 9 1/2″ Klong Yah
16″ Tuneable Bodran
Durembek
Tamborim
African Talking Drum
African Thumb Piano
Handcarved Log Drum
11 3/4″LP Giovani Compact Conga
Meinl Cajon

SABIAN CYMBALS:——————-
21″ Ambient Ride
22″ AAX OMNI ride
19″ Medium Ride
20″ El Sabor Ride
20″ AAX Stage Ride
18″ AA El Sabor Crash/Ride
18″ AA El Sabor Crash/Ride w/ rivets
18″ AA Med/Thin Crash
18″ AA Thin Crash
16″ AA Bright Crash
14″ AA Med/Thin Crash
14″ AAX Mini China
17″ AAX Stage Crash
17″ AA Med/Thin Crash
16″ AA Med/Thin Crash
17″ HH Dark Crash
18″ AAX Dark Crash
18″ HHXtreme Crash
10″ AA China Splash
8″ AAX Splash
10″ Dou Splash
17″ AAX Extreme China
18″ HHX Ozone Crash
1pr. 14″ Light HiHats
1pr 14″ Prototype HiHats
1pr 14″ AAX Stage HiHats
1pr. 14″ HHX Groove Hats
1pr 16″ Custom HiHats
17″ HHX Xtreme
17″ HH Dark Crash
18″ HHX Xtreme
18″ HH Dark Crash
10″ AAX China Splash
18″ HHX Ozone Crash