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TOTO TOUR 1982

14" x 6 " Snare Drum Slingerland Radio King modified by Paul Jamieson

22" x 18" Bass Drum
Pearl Maple Shell (Custom Made)

10" x 8" Tom Tom
12" x 10" Tom Tom
13" x 11" Tom Tom
Pearl Maple Shell, mounted on Ludwig Tomholdersystem with RIMS

16" x 16" Floor Tom
Pearl Maple Shell


Cymbals:

PAISTE 2002 Cymbals
14" Heavy Hi Hats
19" Crash
21" Crash
22" Ride
19" Crash
20" China Type


Hardware:

Pearl H-800 Hi Hat Pedal
DW 5000 CX Bass Drum Pedal
Yamaha SS-910 Snare Drum Stand

All Cymbals mounted on Ludwig Modular Cymbalholders
All Tomholders, Cymbalholders and Microphoneholders mounted on a Paul Jamieson Custom Rack (Predecessor of Pearl DR 1 bzw. DR 2 Rack)



TOTO TOUR 1987

14" x 6 " Snare Drum YAMAHA Metal SD-965 MA

Shell-Set Pearl MLX

22" x 16" Bass Drum
10" x 8" Tom Tom
12" x 8" Tom Tom
13" x 9" Tom Tom
14" x 14" Floor Tom
16" x 16" Floor Tom

All Tom Toms mounted on Pearl TH 95 Tomholders with RIMS


Paiste Cymbals:

14" Heavy Hi Hat Formula 602
8" Bell 2002
10" Splash 2002
19" Medium 2000
18" Crash 2002
8" Splash 2002
20" Medium Ride Formula 602
18" Power Crash 2000
19" Crash 2002

Hardware:

- Pearl DR 1 Rack designed by Jeff Porcaro and Paul Jamieson
- Pearl H 800 Hi Hat Pedal
- DW 5000 CX Bass Drum Pedal
- Yamaha SS 910 Snare Drum Stand
- Yamaha Cymbal Holder CH 710 / CH 712


E-DRUMS:

Dynacord ADD-One with two Dynacord Pads for Large Gong and Gated Timbales Sound



Jeff Porcaro Drum Set 1989

Pearl Prestige Custom 8500 MLX:

22" x 18" Bass Drum
10" x 8" Tom Tom
12" x 8" Tom Tom
13" x 9" Tom Tom
14" x 14" Floor Tom
16" x 16" Floor Tom
14" x 3 " Free-Floatin Brass Piccolo Snare Drum


Paiste Cymbals:

14" Heavy Hi Hat Formula 602
16" Crash 3000
10" Splash 505
20" Heavy Crash 2002
7" Cup-Chime 200
18" Power Crash 3000
20" Medium Ride Formula 602
16" Crash 2000 Sound Reflections
20" China Type 2002

Hardware:

All Tom Toms mounted with RIMS and Pearl TH 95 Tomholders.
Cymbal mounted with Pearl CH 95 Cymbalholders on the DR 1 Drum Rack
Also DW 5000 CX Bass Drum Pedal



MICROPHONES (TOUR 1990):

Snare Drum:

Shure SM 57 (Top)
AKG C 414 B-ULS (Bottom) - sometimes C 414 TL II

Bass Drum:

AKG D 12 E
Shure SM 91A or Shure SM 57 (May System) for the Kick

Hi Hat:

AKG C 460B, AKG A 61 Swivel with AKG CK 3 (use adapter from AKG C 460 series to AKG C 450 series)
=> CK 3 is no longer available!!! Use AKG CK 63 without adapter from AKG C 460 to AKG C 450

Tom Tom:

Ramsa WMS 5E

Overhead:

2 x AKG C 414 B-ULS (sometimes also C 414 TL II)


Source: Sticks - Magazin für Schlagzeug & Percussion - Axel Mikolajczak