• Format: Hardbound
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  • Published on: 8/14/2018
  • ISBN: 9781683833048
  • Pages: 208
  • Trim Size: 9 x 12
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CRASH The World's Greatest Drum Kits From Appice to Peart to Van Halen

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Product Description

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.

About the Author

David Frangioni, Author: David Frangioni is a music businessman, producer, technologist and musician. He has written for Rolling Stone, Fortune, and Robb Report. Frangioni is considered one of the world’s most prominent and knowledgeable collectors of Clint Eastwood memorabilia, with more than 10,000 items in his ever-growing collection. He is the founder of Frangioni Foundation, a non-profit dedicated to inspiring children through drum healing.

Mark Weiss, Photographer: Mark “Weissguy” Weiss Credits include Mötley Crüe’s first appearance in a national publication, Oui Magazine in 1982, countless magazine covers and spreads worldwide, and the iconic imagery for many multi-platinum albums including Bon Jovi’s Slippery When Wet and Twisted Sister’s Stay Hungry.