Larry Henson Live!
Purchased New - May, 1973
1973 Slingerland 57-N Jazz Rock 11-piece double bass kit with optional concert toms.
Bass drums: Two 14x24
Original cost in 1973: $1,600
Restoration includes two Pearl
501C Icon racks with Pearl stands and Eliminator pedals. Rhythm effects
include TreeWorks Tre-44 chimes, Ridge Rider Cowbell, Pearl Quick-Draw
Tambourine. The restoration also involved adding bottom heads to the concert
toms with original Slingerland hardware. All toms are mounted with Pearl
Optimount systems. Bass and snare batter heads are Remo P4 while tom batter
heads are Remo Pinstripe Hydraulic. Thirteen Nady drum mics provide sound
2004 Prior to restoration.
Mixed hardware, no bottom heads much rust and nicotine stains.
Drummers-eye view after restoration
End view with tunable bongos mounted on rack.
Fully restored in 2007 with new front logo heads and mics
Compact Five-Piece Club Setup