Saturday, October 22, 2005

The Beatles :: Drums :: Come Together

The kit used on Come Together was not the Oyster Black Pearl Ludwig kit that Starr had made famous during Beatlemania, but rather his Ludwig "Hollywood" maple-finish kit, with a 22" kick, first introduced on Let it Be. Another interesting fact about the song is that Ringo wrapped his snare and tom batter heads in towels and set a standard in drum muffling, a standard that would last well into the 1970's.

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