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Hire / Rental / Backline

Needing to hire a classic snare drum for a studio recording? A specific kit for a music video? Some gear for a tour? Or a period kit for some filming? Maybe you are recording at one of the world famous music studios in the Southwest?

At Drumattic there is a selection of various classic and vintage drums, including full kits, snares, hardware, cymbals, accessories and percussion available for hire and rental. Ideal for

Studio recording & Home recording
Music videos
Film & Photography
Shows & Gigs

Kits

Ludwig 1960s Super Classic in WMP

A Classic 60s American kit. 13″T, 16″FT, 22″BD.

Cymbal L arm can be supplied with this kit.

A 60s Keystone Supraphonic 400 snare drum can be supplied with this kit.

Suitable for –
– Studio & Home Recording
– Certain Live Events

Pearl Midtown Kit in Black Sparkle

Ideal smaller sized kit. 10″T,13″FT, 16″BD.

Matching 13″ snare available.

Suitable for –
-Live shows & Gigs
-Studio & Home Recording

Slingerland 1960s Kit in Sky Blue Pearl.

Classic American 60s Kit – 12″T, 14″FT, 20″BD

Cymbal L arm available for the bass drum

Suitable for –
-Studio & Home Recording
-Shows & Gigs
-Film & Photography

Premier 1990s Projector in Black Sparkle.

Classic British 80s/90s Kit. 8″,10″,12″,13″& 14″T,16″FT & 22″BD

This kit can be supplied with a matching snare drum

This kit can be supplied with all drums, or selected sizes only.

Suitable for-
-Studio & Home Recording
-Certain Live Events
-Film & Photography

Premier 1960s Kits in Mahogany Duro

Classic 60s British Kit – 12″T,16″FT,20″BD

Identical spec to the kit used by Ringo on the first few Beatles albums.

Matching Royal Ace or Royal Ace 4 Available

Suitable for –
-Studio & Home Recording
-Film & Photography
-Certain Live Events

Ludwig 1970s Stainless Steel.

Classic American Kit, 14″T, 18″FT, 24″BD

Ideal for that big Bonham sound

A 70s 402 can be supplied with this to complete the sound/look.

Suitable for –
-Studio & Home Recording
-Film & Photography

Ajax 50s/60s Kit in WMP

Classic 50s/60s British Kit – 12″T, 16″FT, 20″BD.

Snare stand needed to ideally mount the tom.

Matching Piccolo snare available

Calf Skin Heads

Suitable for –
-Studio & Home Recording
-Film & Photography

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Sonor SQ2 Jazz/Bop Kit

Top of the Range modern Sonor SQ2 kit.

10″x8″, 14″x14″ and 18″ x 14″ bass drum

3 ply maple with re rings

Suitable for-

-Live work
-Studio & Home Recording
-Film & Photography

Carlton 1930s 'Super Carlton Outfit'

A classic 1920s/30s era console traps outfit.

Console on wheels, temple blocks, goose neck stands, 14″SN,14&16″T, 28″BD.

Various period correct traps instruments available with this kit.

Suitable for –
– Film & photography

Gretsch 60s/70s Kit

Classic American Gretsch Kit – 13″T,16″FT,20″BD

Heads/tuning can be tricky – as common with this era Gretsch kits.

Separate clamp & stand or snare stand needed to mount the tom.

L arm available for the bass drum if required.

Suitable for –
-Studio & home recording
– Certain live events

Ludwig 1960s Club Date in WMP.

Classic American Ludwig kit. – 12″T, 14″FT, 20″BD

Cymbal L arm available for the bass drum

Suitable for –
– Home & Studio Recording
– Film & Photography

Mapex Meridian in Cobalt Burst

Great Modern Maple Kit – 8″,10″ & 12″ T, 14″ & 16″FT, 22″BD

Stands clamps required to mount toms.

Matching 14″ snare drum available.

Can be supplied with all drums, or selected sizes.

Suitable for-
-Studio & Home Recording
-Certain Live Events

Ajax 1930s Style Kit in Black/Cream Duco.

30s/40s style large kit – 12″T,14″,16″FT, 28″BD

Can be supplied with matching bongos

Calf Skin Heads

Suitable for –
-Studio & Home Recording
-Film & Photography

Sonor 1970s Phonic Bop Kit in Rosewood

Classic heavy German Beech shells – 12″T, 14″FT, 18″BD

Suitable for –
-Studio & Home Recording
-Film & Photography
-Certain Live Events

Beverley 1970s Kit in Grey Silk

Classic 70s kit with Mahogany Shells – 13″T, 14″ 16″FT, 22″BD

Matching 14″ snare available

Cymbal L arm available for bass drum

Suitable for –
-Studio & Home Recording
-Film & Photography

Sonor 1970s Phonic in Gold/Black Stripe.

Classic heavy German kit in a rare finish – 13″,14″T,16″FT,22″BD

Ideal for a big and heavy rock sound

Suitable for –
-Studio & Home Recording
-Certain Live Events
-Film & Photography

Snare Drums

Lots of classic snares to cover all recording needs.

Ludwig – 60s 400. 70s 402. 70s Acrolite.
Slingerland – 50s Radioking,
Rogers – 70s Dynasonic,
Beverley – Cosmic 21, 14″ x 6.5″ birch model
Mapex – Meridian maple 14″ x 5.5″, Brass Master 13″ x 3″
Sonor – D506 Ferro Steel 14″ x 6″
Ajax – 50s Piperette in WMP
Premier – S81 Marching Snare. 70s 2000, custom mahogany 14″ x 8″, Royal Ace 4.  Projector 14″ x 6″
Worldmax – nickel over brass,
Custom 10″ snare

Cymbals

We have a variety of cymbals available to suit most genres and needs. Vintage and modern. This includes vintage Zildjian As, Modern Zildjian Ks, a variety of Meinl, a set of Sabian B8s and various other cymbals for recording or live work.

If you are hiring a kit, we have recommended cymbals to complement the drum size/sound/era

Percussion, Hardware & Accessories

As well as drum kit items, we also have various percussion items & stands available.

This includes-

-2 x Premier 60s timpani / kettle drums
-Set of 2 Pearl congas with stand
-Hand drums – Bongos, Frame drums, Ibo and many more
-Barrel drum
-Shakers, tambourines and other hand percussion
-Roto toms
-Hang drum / Hand pan in #D
-Paiste 30″ Gong in #F
– Various hand percussion

We have a variety of hardware and stands available for hire. Whether you are looking for a set of period vintage flush base stands for a shoot, or solid double braced hardware for a gig.

This includes –

-Various vintage period hardware
-Heavy duty double braced hardware
-Various clamps
-Thrones
-Single and double pedals
-Drum Mics

Please contact with details of requirements

Prices and How to Hire.

Prices vary depending on the item, use and length of rental.

Snare drums start from £40(1-3 day) or £60 (week)
Kits start from £80 (1-3 day) or £120 (week)

Please contact with requirements and dates to check availability and request a quotation.

Items are usually collected by the renter, however drop off can be arranged at local studios/in the local area for a fee.
Some items can be sent via courier for a fee.

Rentals will require payment in advance or up front. ID and a deposit/card details left are also required.

To enquire about a kit hire, please contact Drumattic using the contact Page.