Carmine Appice’s Cactus, Slingerland Studio King Drum Set. $7,995.


This custom made Slingerland Studio King Drum Set was owned and used by Carmine Appice from 2004-2008. He used the set most notably in performances with Cactus and The Vanilla Fudge.  Custom Cactus logo bass drum heads are included. The set was made by Slingerland in Conway, AK in the early 2000s. The all maple shells feature a custom leopard lacquer finish. All drums are in excellent condition and show minimal signs of wear.

Two, 22″x16″ bass drums, two 16″x16″ floor toms, 13″x9″ tom and 12″x8″ tom. The 12″ and 13″ toms are suspension mounted. Double tom stand is included.

See the set in action with Carmine and the Vanilla Fudge in the video below. Hardware, snare and cymbals seen in promotional shots are not included.

The set will ship from Florida as palleted freight. Plan on about $600-$900 for shipping. Authenticated by Carmine Appice.

PRICE: $7,995. Serious offers considered.


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