From snares to cymbals, drums are taking over the stage in this first-ever collected look into some of the most famous drum kits of rock and roll history. Foreword by Carl Palmer and afterword by Eric Singer.
CRASH is a visual journey through the world of rock drumming featuring photography from classic rock photographer Mark Weiss. With commentary from drummer and collector David Frangioni, drum kits from musicians like Keith Moon, Ringo Starr, Carmine Appice, Neil Peart, Buddy Rich, Peter Criss, Alex Van Halen, Carl Palmer, and many more are shown in all their well-played glory. From toms to cymbals to the booming bass, each kit is examined with loving care and the kit’s history is outlined for the reader. With over sixty kits represented, CRASH is the ultimate visual guide to the world of rock drumming.