Ludwig 14×14″ Bun E. Carlos Signature Citrus Mod Glass Glitter. The only one ever made!! $1,450.00. MINT!

Bun E. Carlos Signature 14x14 ONE ONLY

Ludwig 14×14″ Bun E. Carlos Signature Citrus Mod Glass Glitter. The only one ever made!! $1,450.00. MINT! In 2009 Ludwig made an extremely limited edition of Bun E. Carlos’s signature Legacy model drum sets. There were only 50 sets made and they sold out virtually immediately. The standard set consisted of a 24×14″ bass, 16×16″ … Read More

Ludwig 1960s White Marine Pearl 22,13,16. What a Beauty!! $1,895.00

Ludwig 1960s 22,13,16 White Marine Pearl

Ludwig 1960s White Marine Pearl 22,13,16. What a Beauty!! $1,895.00 Does it get any more classic than this?!?! Nothing screams “vintage” more than a 3 piece White Marine Ludwig kit. Just imagine all the amazing music made on this configuration. The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Hal Blaine, Joe Morello, Jimi Hendrix and I’m just getting … Read More

Georgia Satellites/Mauro Magellan “Keep Your Hands To Yourself” Ludwig Drum Set. $9,995.00

Georgia Satellites/Mauro Magellan “Keep Your Hands To Yourself” Ludwig Drum Set. 24×16″ early 1980s Chicago large keystone badge 6 ply bass drum,  serial #3210794, 16×16″ early 1980s blue/olive badge 6 ply floor tom #2131613, 14×10 mid-1970s 3 ply rack tom #1135471. Mauro Magellan used this black Ludwig drum set as a member of the Georgia … Read More

The 1925 Ludwig, William S. Hart Jr. Gold Snare. The “Holy Grail” Of All Vintage Drums. $124,995.00

Hart Ludwig drum

The 1925 Ludwig, William S. Hart Jr. Gold Snare. The “Holy Grail” Of All Vintage Drums. $124,995 The “William S. Hart Jr.” snare drum is arguably the finest, rarest and most storied snare drum ever made. William S. Hart, a world famous 1920s Hollywood movie cowboy, commissioned the Ludwig Drum Company to build the snare … Read More

Bobby Rondinelli’s Ludwig Classic Maple 2009 24,13,14,16,18. Internal Mics. Immaculate. Just Listen!! $5,495

Bobby Rondinelli Ludwig maple Classic

Bobby Rondinelli’s Ludwig Classic Maple 2009 24,13,14,16,18. Internal Mics. Immaculate. Just Listen!! $5,495 This drum set was acquired from legendary rocker Bobby Rondinelli. Bobby has played with some of the heaviest hitters in the history of Rock ’n Roll including Black Sabbath, Rainbow, Aerosmith, Ritchie Blackmore, Quiet Riot and dozens more. He’s well known for … Read More

Made for Ringo Starr, Custom Made Ludwig 2009 Classic Maple Lumigraf 24,13,16,6.5×14 $24,995.00. Authenticated!

Ringo Starr Lumigraf Ludwig Drum set

Made for Ringo Starr, Custom Ludwig 2009 Lumigraf 24,13,16,6.5×14 $24,995.00. Authenticated! In 2008 Ringo Starr ordered a new Ludwig Legacy Maple drum set for his upcoming Ringo Starr’s All Starr Band tour. He chose a new 3D finish made by Lumigraf, a Canadian company who specializes in specialty finishes for all industries. Since the Lumigraf … Read More

Bun E. Carlos’s 2006 Ludwig Prototype Imperial Lug Black Lacquer Snare Drum. $699.00

Bun E Carlos cheap Trick Prototype Black Jazz festival

Bun E. Carlos’s 2006 Ludwig Prototype Imperial Lug Black Lacquer Jazz Festival Snare Drum. $699.00 From the collection of Bun E. Carlos. 8 Imperial lug, one off prototype snare drum. The drum is in excellent shape. No flaws or damage but you’ll find a little Bun E. hut dust under the tension rods. Notice the … Read More

Bun E. Carlos’s Cheap Trick Signed Ludwig 2008 Green Sparkle Ludwig Legacy 24,13,16,5×14, $11,995.00

Bun E. Carlos Green Cheap Trick

Bun E. Carlos’s Cheap Trick Signed, Ludwig 2008 Green Sparkle Ludwig Legacy 24,13,16,5×14, $11,995.00 One of several sets from the Bun E. Carlos collection. This set was used on Cheap Trick tours from 2008 through 2009. This was the first Ludwig Legacy set that Bun E. ever used and the first Green Sparkle Legacy set … Read More

Bun E. Carlos’s Cheap Trick Signed Sgt. Pepper Ludwig 2007 Black Oyster Ludwig 24,13,16,5×14, $19,995.00

Cheap Trick Sgt. Peppers Ludwig Maple Classic Bun E. Carlos Drum set

Bun E. Carlos’s Cheap Trick Signed, Sgt. Pepper, Ludwig, Zildjian 2007 Black Oyster Maple Classic. One of several sets from the Bun E. Carlos collection. This set was used on Cheap Trick’s 2007 sold out series of performances of The Beatles Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band album. The concerts commemorated the 40th anniversary of … Read More

The Doors, John Densmore, Robbie Krieger Played Ludwig 1968 Mod Orange 22,13,16,5×14 Supraphonic. Documented!! $9,995.

John Densmore The Doors Ludwig Mod Orange

John Densmore Played Ludwig 1968 Mod Orange 22,13,16,5×14 Supraphonic. Documented!! $9,995. On December 17, 2017  Robby Krieger, John Densmore and Nirvana bassist Krist Novoselic performed a set at the Founders Award ceremony at the Museum of Pop Culture in Seattle where the Doors were being honored. Doors drummer John Densmore played this vintage 1968 Ludwig Mod … Read More

Ludwig and Ludwig 1941 Top Hat and Cane “Swing Sensation” Complete Set, Best Ever!! REDUCED Was $37,995.00 NOW $24,995.

Top Hat and Cane Tony

Ludwig and Ludwig 1941 Top Hat and Cane “Swing Sensation” Complete Set, Best Ever!! REDUCED Was $37,995.00 NOW $24,995. This is the finest example of a Ludwig and Ludwig Top Hat and Cane “Swing Sensation” drum set I have ever encountered. I know I’ve said this about other Top Hat sets but this one has … Read More

Ludwig 1930s Heavy Brass 6 Tube Lug 14″x4″. $445.00

Ludwig 1920s 6 tube lug Heavy Brass Shell

Ludwig 1930s Heavy Brass 6 Tube Lug 14″x4″. $445.00 This drum has seen a lot of action in it’s 8 decades of steady use. It’s showing some wear but it’s still strong as ever and sounding and playing great. There’s plenty of wear visible in the photos. Some of the rods and clips have been … Read More

Ludwig 1930s Black Beauty. Engraved 5×14. Great Shape! $2,895

Ludwig 1930s Engraved Black Beauty 5x14

Ludwig 1930s Black Beauty. Engraved 5×14. Great Shape! $2,895 This 1930s scroll pattern Black Beauty snare drum is in remarkable condition. 9 decades after it was introduced in the 1920s, the Ludwig Black Beauty is still considered the high bar standard for all snare drums. The condition is clear in the photos. The photos don’t … Read More

Ludwig 1970s Sales Rep Binder. Complete! Perfect! $395.00

Ludwig 1970s Sales Rep Binder. Complete! Perfect! $395.00

Ludwig 1970s Sales Rep Binder. Complete! Perfect! $395.00 Back in the 1970s, when a Ludwig sales rep visited one of his dealers he would arrive with this binder under his arm. The binder contained everything he needed to land a big order including a catalog, parts list, product updates and the all important order form. … Read More

Ludwig 1935 Silver Anniversary 6.5×14 Snare, Catalog and Sticks, EXCELLENT++, $3,495.00

Ludwig Silver anniversary snare

Ludwig 1935 Silver Anniversary 6.5×14 Snare, Catalog and Sticks, EXCELLENT++, $3,495.00 Another extremely rare drum in extraordinary condition (my specialty!!). Only a very small number of this limited edition Ludwig Silver Anniversary 6.5×14 Supersensitive Model snare drum were ever made. The drum was made to commemorate the first 35 years of the legendary drum makers … Read More

Slingerland (?) 1940s (?) WMP Cannister Throne. Excellent! $995

Slingerland Canister Throne

Slingerland 1940s WMP Cannister Throne. Excellent! $995 I’m pretty sure, just by looking at this beautiful canister throne, that it is a Slingerland throne made in the 1940s. There are no badges or serial #s, which is normal for that era so I can’t be positive. Regardless, it’s an extremely nice canister in remarkable shape. … Read More

Ringo Starr, Starr Festival Limited Edition Snare Drum, $29,995. ONLY 1 LEFT!!

Ringo Starr Starr festival Snare drum

Ringo Starr, Starr Festival Limited Edition Snare Drum, $29,995. ONLY 1 LEFT!! Ringo Starr played the same Ludwig Oyster Black Pearl Jazz Festival snare drum on almost every song he ever performed or recorded with The Beatles. The snare was part of the first Ludwig Oyster Black drum set he purchased in 1963, just months … Read More

Carmine Appice’s Ludwig Original Maple, Bonham’s Favorite! $22,995

This is Carmine Appice’s original 1969, Vanilla Fudge, Ludwig “Thermo-Gloss” 3 ply maple double bass drum set. The set is from very early in Appice’s career. He literally “invented” much of rock drumming on this very set. The set is particularly significant since this is the set that inspired Led Zepplin’s John Bonham’s legendary maple … Read More

WFL/Ludwig Early Black Oyster Jazz Festival 5.5×14. Pre-Ringo, Excellent. $3,795.00

WFL Ludwig Ringo Starr Black Oyster Jazz Festival Snare Drum Beatles

WFL/Ludwig Early Black Oyster Jazz Festival 5.5×14. Pre-Ringo, Excellent. $3,795.00 This snare pre-dates the legendary snare that Ringo Starr played in the Beatles. It’s a VERY early Jazz festival, probably from 1959 or 1960. There is no date stamp. The only markings are the handwritten markings see in the photos. The drum is in beautiful … Read More

Ludwig 1962 Gold Sparkle 5.5×14 Classic Snare PERFECT!! $599.00

Ludwig 1962 Gold Sparkle Classic Snare Drum

There’s not much to tell you on this snare…Other than it’s PERFECT!! You just don’t see drums like this in this condition. This drum is older than I am and way better looking (and I look pretty good!). This is not a re-wrap or restoration. This drum is 100% original. Brass hoops, Classic throw off, … Read More

Ludwig 1963 Rare Supersensitive 5×14, NSN COB Hoops, Like New! $699.00

Ludwig Supersensitive Alu crimped

Here’s a super sweet example of the greatest snare drums ever made. This drum marks an important spot in the evolution of the Ludwig Supersensitive snare drum. The earliest Supers had brass shells and hoops, rotary mufflers, crimped snare beds and no serial number. This drum is the first step of the evolution. In 1963 … Read More

Ludwig ’76 Supersensitive 5×14. Excellent++ $495.00

Ludwig 76 supersensitive 5x14

This is one exceptional 1970s Ludwig 5×14 Supersensitve. No issues. Gleaming chrome. Look extremely close and you might find a few pits. Otherwise flawless. No dents, holes, modifications or damage. 100% original. Even the original bottom head and wires. They don’t show up looking like this every day!! PRICE: $495.00. Single click image to enlarge.

Montrose, Denny Carmassi’s Ludwig Flame 1973, 26, 15, 18 Drum Set. Signed and Authenticated. $14,995.00

Denny Carmassi's Montrose Ludwig Flame Drum Set

This is the only drum set that Montrose drummer Denny Carmassi played from the day the band was signed to Warner Bros. Records until the band folded in 1977. He bought the set in 1973 at the legendary Frank’s Drum Shop in Chicago in 1973 with money he received from the record company advance. The … Read More

Ludwig 1970 Citrus Mod 22,12,13,16 Hollywood Drum Set. Excellent. $7,995.00

Slingerland Black Diamond Nickel 6.5x14 3 point clip snare

Ludwig 1970 Citrus Mod 22,12,13,16 Hollywood Drum Set. Excellent. $7,995.00 Citrus Mod is one of the rarest and most collectible finishes Ludwig has ever made. This is a beautiful set. 3 ply shells. There are some flaws but overall this set is in excellent condition. Some wear on badges. Some shell damage on the bass … Read More

Ludwig ’76 Supraphonic Snare Drum, Near Mint, #986801, $449.00

Ludwig Supraphonic 400 5x14

There’s not too much to say about the Ludwig Supraphonic 400 5×14 snare drum that has not already been said. It’s the most popular and most versatile drum ever made. Ask any drummer “if you could only have one snare drum, what would it be?” 9 times out of 10 the answer would be a … Read More

CTS#2 Bun E. Carlos’s Cheap Trick, Signed, 1929 Re-Plated Brass on Brass 14×5. $5,995

Bun E. Carlos's Cheap Trick 1929 brass Snare drum

CTS#2 Bun E. Carlos’s Cheap Trick, 1929 Re-Plated Brass on Brass 14×5 Snare Drum. $5,995 5×14, NSN, Heavy brass shell (like standard) 10 tube lugs. Clip hoops, Time Piece throw off. This drum was Bun E’s “go-to” snare with Cheap Trick between 1985-1991. He used it in live performances and on the Lap of Luxury … Read More

Bun E. Carlos’s Ludwig 2012 Pink Oyster Legacy 24,16,13,12,14×6.5 Matching Snare, $4,995 ULTRA RARE!!

Bun E. Carlos, Cheap Trick, Ludwig Legacy Pink Oyster pearl

Bun E. Carlos’s Ludwig 2012 Pink Oyster Legacy 24,16,13,12,14×6.5 Matching Snare, $5,495 One of several sets from the Bun E. Carlos collection. 24,16,13,12,14×6.5 10 lug snare. Legacy maple 3 ply shells. This set was made from left over Pink Oyster wrap from the 2009 Guitar Center limited edition snares. There was only enough finish for … Read More

Bun E. Carlos’s Cheap Trick Ludwig 2009 Legacy Signature Set and Snare #2, $17,995. The ONLY Matched Set!

Bun E. Carlos, Cheap Trick, Ludwig Bun E. Carlos signature model set and snare #2.

Bun E. Carlos’s Cheap Trick, Ludwig Legacy Signature Set and Snare #2, $17,995. SIGNED! The ONLY Matched Set! From the Bun E. Carlos drum collection. In 2009 Ludwig created a Bun E. Carlos signature drum set and snare drum in an exclusive Citrus Mod Glass Sparkle finish. They only made 100 of the snares and … Read More

SOLD!! Ringo Starr’s Custom Ludwig Abalone Complete Drum Set. Authenticated and Signed. $150,000, SOLD!!

Ringo Starr Abalone Ludwig Drums

I’m extremely excited to present what could be one of the most iconic drum sets ever made. This drum set was custom designed for, owned and used by Ringo Starr, arguably the most famous drummer of all time. Regardless of the connection to it’s famous original owner, this one of a kind drum set stands … Read More

Paul Kissing Ringo by Rob Shanahan. Limited Edition Canvas, $645.

Paul kissing Ringo by Rob Shanahan

Paul Kissing Ringo by Rob Shanahan. Limited Edition Canvas, $645. Here’s a cool one for you! Our old pal and Ringo’s personal photographer Rob Shanahan, captured this deeply moving image of Ringo Starr and Paul McCartney, the greatest rhythm section of all time. He’s produced a limited edition canvas print of this iconic photo that … Read More

Ludwig 1970s “Artist Model” COB Supraphonic 400, $795.00, #203

Ludwig Supraphonic 400 Artist model 5x14

Ludwig 1970s “Artist Model” COB Supraphonic 400, $795.00, #203 Single click photos to enlarge. This is a rare 1970s chrome over brass shelled 5×14″ Ludwig Supraphonic 400. An extremely small number of these drums were ever produced. These brass shell snares were made only for Ludwig endorsers and have since been commonly referred to as … Read More

LUDWIG, 1960s COB SUPRAPHONIC 400, 5×14, $995.00

Ludwig 402 6.5x14 chrome over brass supraphonic snare drum

  LUDWIG, 1960s COB SUPRAPHONIC 400, 5×14, Heavy brass shell. 10 Imperial lugs. Crimped snare bed. Rotary muffler. Brass hoops. Excellent condition. NUMBER #84 PRICE $995.00 More photos available. Serious offers considered. SINGLE CLICK PHOTO TO ENLARGE.          

LUDWIG, 1960 COB SUPRAPHONIC 400, 5×14, JASON McGERR, $1,199.00

Jason McGerr Ludwig 400 5x14 chrome over brass supraphonic snare drum

LUDWIG, 1960 COB SUPRAPHONIC 400, 5×14, JASON McGERR Heavy brass shell. 10 Imperial lugs. Brass hoops. All original. Excellent condition. Photos depict condition accurately. Belonged to Jason McGerr of DCfC. NUMBER #82 PRICE $1,199.00 More photos available. Serious offers considered. SINGLE CLICK PHOTO TO ENLARGE.      

KENNY ARONOFF, LUDWIG, 1980s BRONZE 402, 6.5X14, JON BON JOVI, $1,295.00

LUDWIG, 1980s BRONZE 402, 6.5X14, KENNY ARONOFF, JON BON JOVI Bronze shell. 10 Imperial lugs, Serial #3227947. Used by Kenny Aronoff on Aldo Nova’s Blood on the Bricks album produced by Jon Bon Jovi. Includes letter from Kenny Aronoff on his stationary. NUMBER #44 PRICE $1,295.00 More photos available. Serious offers considered. SINGLE CLICK PHOTO … Read More

LUDWIG, 1970s BLK-WHT-BLK HORIZONTAL STRIPE VISTALITE, 5X14, $595.00

LUDWIG, 1970s BLK-WHT-BLK HORIZONTAL STRIPE VISTALITE, 5X14 Vistalite shell. 10 lugs. Serial #1976139, Excellent condition. Number #36 PRICE $595.00 More photos available. Serious offers considered. SINGLE CLICK PHOTO TO ENLARGE.

LUDWIG, 1970s, “LIGHTWEIGHT” PROTOTYPE, 5×14, ALL PLASTIC, $395.00

Ludwig Prototype Plastic Snare Drum

LUDWIG, 1970s, “LIGHTWEIGHT” PROTOTYPE, 5×14, ALL PLASTIC Ultra-rare proto-type drum. Designed for the school market as a super light weight drum. All plastic shell and lugs. Aluminum hoops. Serial #88641, One broken lug. Otherwise Excellent condition. NUMBER #30 PRICE $395.00 More photos available. Serious offers considered. SINGLE CLICK PHOTO TO ENLARGE.

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