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

Ludwig 1999, 90th Anniversary Engraved Black Beauty 5×14 #79 of 90. $1,595.00 Flawless! Documented!

Ludwig 90th anniversary Black Beauty

Ludwig 1999, 90th Anniversary Top Hat And Cane 5×14. $1,595.00 Flawless! This flawless drum is #79 of only 90 drums made worldwide to commemorate the 90th Anniversary of the Ludwig Drum Company. These drums sold out virtually immedeatly and have been highly prizes by collectors ever since. Hand engraved by John Aldridge. Aldridge’s hand engraved … Read More

Ludwig 1999, 90th Anniversary Top Hat And Cane 5×14 #19 of 90. $1,595.00 Flawless! Documented!

Ludwig 1999, 90th Anniversary Top Hat And Cane 5x14. Flawless!

Ludwig 1999, 90th Anniversary Top Hat And Cane 5×14. $1,595.00 Flawless! This flawless drum is #19 of only 90 drums made worldwide to commemorate the 90th Anniversary of the Ludwig Drum Company. These drums sold out virtually immedeatly and have been highly prizes by collectors ever since. The drum is in perfect condition. It includes … Read More

Bun E Carlos’s Ludwig Signature Model Snare Drum #89 of 100, Signed By All Original Band Members!! $1,995.00

Bun E. Carlos Cheap Trick Signature Snare

Bun E Carlos’s Ludwig Signature Model Snare Drum #89 of 100, Signed By All Original Band Members!! $1,995.00 In 2009 Ludwig created a Bun E. Carlos signature drum snare drum with a Legacy 3 ply maple shell and an exclusive Citrus Mod Glass Sparkle finish. Only 100 of these snares were ever made. They sold out … Read More

Bun E Carlos’s Cheap Trick Ludwig Signature Model Snare Drum #15 of 50, Signed By All Original Band Members!! $2,995.00

Bun E. Carlos's Cheap Trick Ludwig Signature Set and Snare #2, $14,995. The ONLY Matched Set!

Bun E Carlos’s Cheap Trick Ludwig Signature Model Snare Drum #15 of 50, Signed By All Original Band Members!! $2,995.00 From the world famous Bun E. Carlos drum collection. In 2009 Ludwig created a Bun E. Carlos signature drum snare drum in a Legacy 3 ply maple shell and an exclusive Citrus Mod Glass Sparkle finish. … 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 Cheap Trick Ludwig green Sparkle

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 Green Sparkle Legacy 24,13,16,5×14, Complete set. $19,995.00 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 … Read More

Bun E. Carlos’s Signed 2009 Ludwig 100 Anniv. Legacy Exotic Lacewood Maple, 24,12,13,14,16,5×14 $4,250.00. STUNNING!!

Bun E. Carlos Limited Edition 2009 Ludwig Anniversary Exotic Lacewood Set

Bun E. Carlos’s Signed 2009 Ludwig 100 Anniv. Legacy Exotic Lacewood Maple, 24,12,13,14,16,5×14 $4,250.00. STUNNING!! From the personal collection of Bun E. Carlos. WOW!! This one is a real looker. Just look at the deep pattern in the wood finish. it looks 3-D! Sounds even better. Exotic Lacewood Maple shells. Amazing condition. Limited edition set … 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 1966 Black Oyster Pearl Bongos, $995.00. Flawless!

Ludwig Black Oyster Pearl Bongos

Ludwig 1966 Black Oyster Pearl Bongos, $995.00. Flawless! Single click image to enlarge.  Here is a perfect example of an original set of Ludwig Black Oyster Pearl  6″ and 8″ bongo drums. If Ringo Starr had been a Beatnick he would have played these for sure!! These are 100% original right down to the original … Read More

Ludwig and Ludwig 1941 Top Hat and Cane “Swing Sensation” Complete Set, Best Ever!! REDUCED Was $37,995.00 NOW $29,995.

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 $29,995. 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 1970-80s 11 Piece Octa-Plus. Great Shape, $2,295

Ludwig Octa Plus complete set with hardware

Ludwig 11 Piece Octa-Plus. Great Shape, $2,295 Bow down and worship at this altar of un-godly awesomeness! The Ludwig Octa-Plus drumset was the drumset that every drummer in the in the 1970s dreamed about. It was the biggest drumset ever offered by any drum company at the time and was featured prominently on the cover … 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 1961 Silver Sparkle Classic Model 5.5×14. COB Hoops. Extraordinary!!$599.00

Ludwig Silver Sparkle Classic 5.5x14 Slvr Spkl Classic

This is one EXTREMELY clean snare drum. Very clear Dec. 15, 1961 date stamp. 5.5×14″ shell. 100% original. COB hoops. Original Classic snare wires. Rotary Muffler. The finish at the seam appears to have been trimmed off. Normally the finish would extend past past the end of the wooden ply and be glued to the … 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

Mitch Mitchell’s Ludwig Drum Set, PRICE REDUCED. WAS $29,995. NOW $19,995

Mitch Mitchell Ludwig Drum set Hendrix

A truly amazing piece of rock drumming history! This is a Ludwig 60s era drum set that was owned and used by Mitch Mitchell. Mitch was a tremendously talented drummer and was a true force behind the kit with the Jimi Hendrix Experience. This set came from a Bonhams auction in the UK. The set … 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 Ludwig and Ludwig 1948 Black Diamond 26,13,16,7×14, $3,995

Bun E. Carlos, Cheap Trick, Ludwig and Ludwig black Diamond pearl

Bun E. Carlos’s Ludwig and Ludwig 1948 Black Diamond 26,13,16, 7×14, $3,995 26,13,16, 7×14, Large BDP pattern. This a truly beautiful original matched set. Stamped 4803. Nickel hardware. White interior. Calf front bass head. Clip on bass spurs. Excellent condition. No damage or modification. Photos depict condition accurately. Heads and COA signed by Bun E. … Read More

Bun E. Carlos’s Cheap Trick Ludwig 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

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