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Bass drum used by Grant Hart

Filed under: Item of the Day — Adam Harris @ 9:55 am

Bass drum used by Grant Hart

Bass drum used by Grant Hart of the influential Minnesota punk/indie band Hüsker Dü. Made by the Ludwig Drum Company in the late 1950s, the head has handwritten lyrics to the song “Diane” from the album Metal Circus, released in 1983.

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2 Responses to “Bass drum used by Grant Hart”

  1. J Says:

    You can see a video of Husker Du playing “Diane” at the 7th Street entry here:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wqnvmlGeCKk

    watch out for the language however!

  2. Bass drum used by Grant Hart | Drum Thechniques Says:

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