Paul Jamieson Gretsch Broadkaster Midnight Blue Drum Kit $3995

Paul Jamieson Gretsch Broadkaster Midnight Blue Drum Kit $3995

Gretsch Broadkaster Midnight Blue 26,12,13,16. A great vintage kit from Gretsch’s golden age! It’s all there and ready show the new guys how it’s really done. 16″ is from the same period but added later. Finish on 16 is slightly darker. Rusty hardware. Clip hoops. No holes or issues. Modern clip on bass spurs. PRICE … Read More

Paul Jamieson #58 Gretsch Max Roach Progressive Jazz 4×14″ Piccolo Snare, $TBD

Gretsch Cadillac Green max Roach Progressive Jazz 4×14. This drum was worthy of a major restoration. It’s fundamentally all there in excellent condition. The shell and edges are in great shape and won’t require any restoration. Most of the original gold plating has long since rubbed off. All of the hardware is being professionally re-plated … Read More

Paul Jamieson Maple Gretsch 22,12,16 “Charlie Watts” Drum Kit $9,995

Gretsch “Charlie Watts” set. Gretsch 22×14, 16×16, 12×8. Also includes a 13×9. This set was part of Jamo’s extensive arsenal of Gretsch studio rental drums. Gretsch drums are the “not-so-secret-weapon” of top producers and artists who will settle for nothing else when they record. The Rolling Stones hired this set for the making of their … Read More

Paul Jamieson #28 Gretsch Brass 5×14″ Snare, $395

Gretsch Stop Sign Badge 5×14 Great brass shelled drum. The muffler has been removed but otherwise it’s all there, in great shape and ready to roll. PRICE $395.00 SINGLE CLICK PHOTO TO ENLARGE.

Paul Jamieson #2 Gretsch Gladstone 7×14 Black Diamond Snare, $3,995.00

Gretsch Gladstone 7×14 Black Diamond Pearl 3-way Tuning. Excellent! It’s all there. Everything works. Includes the original 3-Way key that allows the user to tune the bottom head from the top lug. Probably the most ingenious invention from legendary drum maker Billy Gladstone. Black Diamond finish. Very unusual for a Gladstone. This drum was purchased … Read More

Frankie Banali’s 1950s-60s Gretsch Max Roach Progressive Jazz Black Diamond Microsensitive 4×14 #29. AUTHENTICATED! $599.00

#29 gretsh BDP 4x14 Max Roach Progressive jazz

Frankie Banali’s 1950s-60s Gretsch Max Roach Progressive Jazz Black Diamond  Microsensitive 4×14 #29. AUTHENTICATED! $599.00 From the collection of Quiet Riot drummer Frankie Banali. One of Frankie’s many 4x14s. The Gretsch Max Roach model has long been considered to be one of the great Jazz snares ever made. Chrome hardware, Microsensitive throw-off. This one is … Read More

#4 Quiet Riot – Frankie Banali’s 1960s Grestch Green Sparkle Drum Kit AUTHENTICATED. $3,795.00

From the collection of Quiet Riot drummer Frankie Banali. Includes a pair of Frankie’s signature Vic Firth Quiet Riot drumsticks. Certificate of authenticity signed by Regina Banali. Beautiful 60s Round Badge Drum Kit with matching snare.  Professionally re-wrapped. Whoever refinished this set did an amazing job. I had a very difficult time telling if this … Read More

#21 Quiet Riot – Frankie Banali’s 1970s Gretsch Burgundy Sparkle “Bonham” 14/16/18/26. Matching Snare. AUTHENTICATED $5,495.00

From the collection of Quiet Riot drummer Frankie Banali. Includes a pair of Frankie’s signature Vic Firth Quiet Riot drumsticks. Certificate of authenticity signed by Regina Banali. Early 70s round badge Gretsch professionally recovered in beautiful burgundy sparkle. Drums are in excellent shape, some holes have been filled but visible only from the interior. Natural … Read More

#11 Quiet Riot – Frankie Banali’s 1960s Gretsch Silver Sparkle Drum Kit 22/13/16 Matching 14×5 Snare. AUTHENTICATED $3,795.00

From the collection of Quiet Riot drummer Frankie Banali. Includes a pair of Frankie’s signature Vic Firth Quiet Riot drumsticks. Certificate of authenticity signed by Regina Banali. Beautiful Gretsch 60s Maple kit professionally re-wrapped in Silver Sparkle finish. See the set in action in Frankie’s Facebook post and the video below. Drums are in excellent … Read More

Elvin Jones’s 1960s Gretsch Floating Action Chain Conversion Bass Pedal. Authenticated! $995.00

Elvin Jones's Gretsch conversion bass pedal

This 1960s Gretsch Floating Action bass drum pedal was owned and used by legendary drummer Elvin Jones. The pedal is an example of one of the earliest chain drive conversion pedals ever made by drum hardware pioneers Al Duffy and Frank Ippolito at the Professional Percussion Center in New York City. Duffy and Ippolito began … Read More

“Elvin” Yamaha Logo 18″ Bass Drum Head, $295.00

Elvin 18" bass logo head

“Elvin” Yamaha Logo 18″ Bass Drum Head, $295.00 This 18″ bass drum was custom made for Elvin Jones. This is not a reproduction. This is the real thing acquired directly from Elvin’s wife. It is one of several logo heads Elvin used between 1996 and 2004. Includes COA signed by Elvin’s wife and seller.

Elvin Jones’s Elvin/Coltrane ’88 Yellow T-Shirt, EJ26, XL $150

Elvin/Coltrane ’88 Yellow EJ, XL $150

Elvin Jones’s Elvin/Coltrane ’88 Yellow T-Shirt, EJ26, XL $150 This t-shirt was made exclusively for Elvin Jones. They were never made available to the public. Elvin wore the shirt in live performances in 1988. Guaranteed authentic. Includes copy of letter from Keiko Jones stating Donn Bennett is the exclusive re-seller. Stage worn and dry cleaned.

Elvin Jones’s Elvin/Coltrane ’88 Grey EJ25, XL $150

Elvin/Coltrane ’88 Grey EJ, XL $150

Elvin Jones’s Elvin/Coltrane ’88 Grey EJ25, XL $150 This t-shirt was made exclusively for Elvin Jones. They were never made available to the public. he wore this shirt in live performances in 1988. Guaranteed authentic. Includes copy of letter from Keiko Jones stating Donn Bennett is the exclusive re-seller. Stage worn and dry cleaned.

Elvin Jones’s Elvin/Coltrane ’88 Yellow T-Shirt EJ24, $75

Elvin Jones's 1988 Elvin Coltrane Yellow T-Shirt

Elvin Jones’s Elvin/Coltrane ’88 Yellow T-Shirt EJ24, $75 These t-shirts were made exclusively for Elvin Jones and members of his Jazz Machine band. They were never made available to the public. They were worn in live performances in 1988. Guaranteed authentic. Includes copy of letter from Keiko Jones stating Donn Bennett is the exclusive re-seller. … Read More

Elvin Jones’s 1988 Elvin/Coltrane Grey T-Shirt, EJ23 $75

Elvin/Coltrane ’88 Grey EJ, XL $150

Elvin Jones’s 1988 Elvin/Coltrane Grey T-Shirt, EJ23 $75 These t-shirts were made exclusively for Elvin Jones and members of his Jazz Machine band. They were never made available to the public. They were worn in live performances in 1988. Guaranteed authentic. Includes copy of letter from Keiko Jones stating Donn Bennett is the exclusive re-seller. … Read More

Elvin Jones’s 1998 American Drummer Achievement Awards T Shirt, XL, $60

Elvin Jones's 1998 American Drummers Achievement Awards T-Shirt

Elvin Jones’s 1998 American Drummer Achievement Awards T Shirt, XL, $60 This t-shirt was given to Elvin Jones for his appearance at the 1998 American Drummer Achievement Awards where Elvin, Louis Bellson, Roy Haynes and Max Roach were honored for their lifetime achievements as American drummers. Guaranteed authentic. Includes copy of letter from Keiko Jones … Read More

Elvin Jones’s 1994 Yamaha, Special Quartet on Black, EJ21, 1XL, 1L, $150

Elvin Jones's Special Quartet, Coltrane Yamaha T-Shirt

Elvin Jones’s 1994 Yamaha, Special Quartet on Black, EJ21, 1XL, 1L, $150 This t-shirt was made exclusively for the Elvin Jones and was worn in live performances of his tribute to John Coltrane’s A Love Supreme in 1994. Guaranteed authentic. Includes copy of letter from Keiko Jones stating Donn Bennett is the exclusive re-seller. Stage … Read More

Elvin Jones’s Polo on Black T-Shirt, EJ20, XL $99

Elvin Jones's Black Polo T-Shirt

Elvin Jones’s Polo on Black T-Shirt, EJ20, XL $99 This t-shirt was made exclusively for the Elvin Jones and was worn in live performances between 1975-2004. Guaranteed authentic. Includes copy of letter from Keiko Jones stating Donn Bennett is the exclusive re-seller. Stage worn and dry cleaned.

Elvin Jones’s Banded Crop Top on Black, EJ17 XL $125

Elvin Jones's Crop top banded T-Shirt

Elvin Jones’s Banded Crop Top on Black, EJ17 XL $125 This t-shirt was made exclusively for the Elvin Jones and was worn in live performances between 1975-2004. Short cut top. Gold metallic paint. Guaranteed authentic. Includes copy of letter from Keiko Jones stating Donn Bennett is the exclusive re-seller. Stage worn and dry cleaned.  

Elvin Jones’s New York on Red T-Shirt, EJ13, XL $125

Elvin Jones New York Gold on Red T-shirt

Elvin Jones’s New York on Red T-Shirt, EJ13, XL $125 This t-shirt was made exclusively for the Elvin Jones and was worn in live performances between 1975-2004. Gold metallic embroiling on front. Guaranteed authentic. Includes copy of letter from Keiko Jones stating Donn Bennett is the exclusive re-seller. Stage worn and dry cleaned.

Elvin Jones’s Floral Yamaha on Sleeves, XL EJ09, $99

Elvin Jones Yamaha T-tshirt

Elvin Jones’s Floral Yamaha on Sleeves, XL EJ09, $99 This t-shirt was made exclusively for the Elvin Jones and was worn in live performances between 1975-2004. Guaranteed authentic. Includes copy of letter from Keiko Jones stating Donn Bennett is the exclusive re-seller. Stage worn and dry cleaned.

Elvin Jones’s Zildjian on Black Sweatshirt, XL EJ08, $125

Elvin Jones Black Zildjian Sweatshirt

Elvin Jones’s Zildjian on Black Sweatshirt, XL EJ08, $125 This sweat shirt was made exclusively for the Elvin Jones. Black with embroidered Zildjian logo. Slight stains on front. Guaranteed authentic. Includes copy of letter from Keiko Jones stating Donn Bennett is the exclusive re-seller. Stage worn.

Gretsch 1970s SSB Aluminum 5×14 Snare Drum. $345.00

Gretsch SSB 5x14 Aluminum

Great 1970s aluminum shell snare. 8 lugs, cast hoops. Shell is very slightly dented around the throw off. Some minor pitting on the hardware. Works and plays great. Single click image to enlarge. PRICE:$345.00

Gretsch Round Badge COB 5×14, $345.00

Gretsch Chrome Round Badge 5x14

Here’s a great old Gretsch round badge snare. Brass shell,  push button throw off, cast hoops, 40 strand snares. The drums is scuffed and pitted. There’s some small dents and the shell is somewhat pushed in around the fine tuning side end of the throw off. The heads fit snug but go on easily. This … Read More

Great article about The Elvin Jones Drum Collection by Reverb.com

Elvin Jones' Zildjian 20" K Ride cymbal

I had a great conversation with Matt Biancardi at Reverb.com earlier this month. We talked in great detail about the Elvin Jones drum collection and my extreme good fortune to have been able to acquire it. Acquiring this monumental collection and the relationships I’ve made with countless drummers as a result of it has been … Read More

Elvin Jones’ – Yamaha Block Logo Black T-shirt #14, $95.00

Elvin Jones Block Yamaha

Elvin Jones’ – Yamaha Block Logo Black T-shirt #14 This t-shirt was made exclusively for Elvin Jones and was worn in live performances between 1975-2004. Guaranteed authentic. Includes copy of letter from Keiko Jones stating Donn Bennett is the exclusive re-seller. Stage worn and dry cleaned. Sizes XL and XL long sleeve. Price: $95.00 SINGLE … Read More

Elvin Jones Jazz Machine – Custom New York Logo Blue T-shirt #3, $75.00

Elvin Jones New York

Elvin Jones Jazz Machine – Custom New York Logo Blue T-shirt This t-shirt was made exclusively for the Elvin Jones Jazz Machine and was worn in live performances between 1975-2004. Guaranteed authentic. Includes copy of letter from Keiko Jones stating Donn Bennett is the exclusive re-seller. Stage worn and dry cleaned. Size XL. Price: $75.00 … Read More

Hal Blaine’s, Phil Spector, Timbale Set, $39,995.00

Hal Blaine Timbale set. Gretsch 10″ and 13″ timbales. These timbales were the heart of what became known as Hal’s “Timbale Set”. Case stenciled “Hal Blaine, Patti Page Show”. They were used on many early Phil Spector and Beach Boy recordings. Timbales were custom fitted to mount as a side and floor tom. Bass, snare … Read More

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