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Forum: For Sale 12-08-2019, 03:32 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,788
Posted By drwatts
Re: 1959 Ludwig (Transition Badges) Kit & Ludwig B/O early 70s Super Sensitve

That green Luddie is freakin' gorgeous! Have fun with it.
Forum: For Sale 11-13-2019, 06:32 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,788
Posted By drwatts
Re: 1959 Ludwig (Transition Badges) Kit & Ludwig B/O early 70s Super Sensitve

Hey there John, really sorry to hear about your struggles. But bloody glad to hear that you're still in love with playing drums! Your passion and knowledge is second to none. I've picked up many bits...
Forum: General Drum Questions 07-23-2018, 04:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 996
Posted By drwatts
Re: store drums at a storage garage

I never got to meet either of my grandads. But if I did, and one of 'em told me I had to share a room with his drums. Especially if it was a set up like Ateams photo, I woulda thought my gramps was...
Forum: For Sale 07-22-2018, 02:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,970
Posted By drwatts
Forum: For Sale 06-22-2018, 01:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 533
Posted By drwatts
Smooth as silk transaction with Purdie Shuffle

Just scored a beautiful 18" hollow logo Zildjian off of John. Everything went easy peazy. Wouldn't hesitate to deal with him again. He's got the goods. Thanks John!
Forum: For Sale 06-05-2018, 05:02 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 12,648
Posted By drwatts
Re: Going Out Of Business Sale!!!

Another Torontonian scores a Purdie Shuffle!Clapping Happy2Clapping Happy2
Forum: Vintage Drums 05-31-2018, 12:11 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 14,680
Posted By drwatts
Re: This is the Display Your Camco Drums Thread

My Lord! Those A.C. blues are just gorgeous.Clapping Happy2
Forum: General Drum Questions 01-30-2015, 10:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,754
Posted By drwatts
Re: Zig & The Meters

He was a hell of a singer too! Check out the tune 'He bite me' the Dragon song. It's as funky as all get out! Dang.
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 01-28-2015, 12:46 PM
Replies: 575
Views: 188,323
Posted By drwatts
Re: Vintage W&A Kit Restoration

An absolute stunner Mr. Purdie! Big Blue looks like 2 million bucks. And thanks for taking all the time to 'splain' the process all the way, it really was lot of fun. Do we get a sound file? I wanna...
Forum: Vintage Drums 12-21-2013, 11:51 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,359
Posted By drwatts
Re: the search is over

Way to go Robyn! My 60s Ludwigs are my favourite thing in the world. They are totally irreplacable. Start playin' 'em and see what I mean! Have fun!
Forum: Vintage Drums 11-20-2013, 07:46 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 8,779
Posted By drwatts
Re: My life with a Slingerland Rolling Bomber

Mazel tov! May the two of you have a great and long life together.
Forum: General Drum Questions 11-12-2013, 02:29 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,327
Posted By drwatts
Re: Classic oldie pics

Amazing photos all. Keep 'em coming!
Forum: General Drum Questions 11-06-2013, 07:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 635
Posted By drwatts
Re: Max Roach cd.which is THE BEST?

Percussion Bitter Sweet is fantastic! Also if you can find it-Freedom Now Suite with Abbey Lincoln, might just blow your socks off.
Forum: Vintage Drums 09-07-2013, 10:01 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,972
Posted By drwatts
Re: Newly restore Blaemire/Camco kit

Beautiful story, beautiful drums! And that picture of your son is absolutely priceless. I think that boy got the boogie...
Forum: Vintage Drums 08-04-2013, 04:23 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 13,494
Posted By drwatts
Re: Blaemires For Sale. Not Mine But I Can Pick Up And Ship At No Extra Cost.

Mrs. Purdieshuffle sounds like an amazing person, putting up with your drum madness and all. Take care of her in this tough time. You're a lucky one...
Forum: Vintage Drums 08-02-2013, 09:41 AM
Replies: 196
Views: 13,494
Posted By drwatts
Re: Blaemires For Sale. Not Mine But I Can Pick Up And Ship At No Extra Cost.

Hey John, thanks for the link to that vid. But since this thread has been so much dang fun I was hoping for a soundfile of your kit. They look fabulous btw, love the green and black reminds me of the...
Forum: Vintage Drums 08-01-2013, 06:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,576
Posted By drwatts
Re: Video Portrait feat. lots of Vintage Drums

Amazing drums and drumming sound the same in any language. Keep on swinging!
Forum: Vintage Drums 08-01-2013, 05:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,277
Posted By drwatts
Re: 50's WFL Kit

Man I love that kit. It looks dangerous as hell. That things a parents worst nightmare. Hope you plan to play some psychobilly, and race with the devil! Damn!
Forum: Vintage Drums 08-01-2013, 04:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,891
Posted By drwatts
Re: 1929-30 LUDWIG & LUDWIG DeLUXE NEW-ERA SENSITIVE MODEL

That thing just takes my breath away. Stunning. Great job!
Forum: Vintage Drums 08-01-2013, 04:53 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 13,494
Posted By drwatts
Re: Blaemires For Sale. Not Mine But I Can Pick Up And Ship At No Extra Cost.

Everybody repeat after me-SOUNDFILE! SOUNDFILE! SOUNDFILE!
Forum: Vintage Drums 07-21-2013, 02:49 AM
Replies: 196
Views: 13,494
Posted By drwatts
Forum: For Sale 07-14-2013, 04:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 710
Posted By drwatts
Re: Silver Sparkle Jazz Fest

Hi Cam, where abouts in Ontario are you located? That is one fine lookin' snare-Richard
Forum: DRUM IMAGE GALLERY 06-24-2013, 04:18 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,891
Posted By drwatts
Re: Top Hat

That is the most amazing drum set in the history of amazing drum sets! Can we please have a video so we can hear what they sound like! Thanks for letting us see it!
Forum: Vintage Drums 06-22-2013, 04:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,096
Posted By drwatts
Re: Slingerland 20" floor tom

How do you guys tune up a 20" floor tom? I've got an 18" and sometimes it can be a bit of a pain to get it sounding good. Usually I tune the top quite loose and the bottom pretty tight, takes awhile...
Forum: General Drum Questions 06-22-2013, 08:44 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,166
Posted By drwatts
Re: anybody see Blodwyn Pig?

Hey Mr. Purdieshuffle glad you're back! I sure wish I lived near you could and take some lessons with ya. I'll bet you could 'splain me some things. I love how you guys kinda remember those days at...
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