Tama Superstar Drums Vintage 6 Ply All Birch Shells, Super Mahogany Finish
9x13 Tom
12x15 Tom (Used as Floor Tom)
16x18 Floor Tom
14x24 Bass Drum
6x14 Tama S.L.P. G-Bubinga Snare
5x14 WFL 6 Lug Snare Made In The 50's

LP Mambo Cowbell & Signature Chad Smith Cowbell

Ambassadors on tops and bottoms of all toms, snare top, and resonant side of bass drum. P3 on the batter side of bass drum.

Heavy 5B

Pedals & Hardware
DW 9000 Double Pedal
DW 9000 Hi-Hat Stand
DW Stands


8" 2002 Accent Cymbal
8" 602 Modern Essentials Splash
14" PSTX Swiss Thin Crash
14" Signature Reflector Heavy Full Hi-Hats
20" Signature Reflector Heavy Full Crash
24" 2002 Crash (Used as Ride)
20" Signature Dark Dry Ride
14" 502 Hi-Hat Bottom / 14" PSTX Swiss Thin Crash
20" 2002 Black Label China Type
19" Signature Reflector Heavy Full Crash

Recording Gear

Universal Audio Apollo X8p Interface
Sennheiser 421's for toms
Warm Audio WA-47JR's for overheads
Shure sm57 for the snare
AKG D112 and Yamaha Subkick for bass drum

Plugins (My go-to's)

Neve 1084 Preamps
Pultec Eq
Fairchild 670 Compressor
LA-2A Compressors
1176 Compressors
Capitol Chambers Reverb
Pure Plate Reverb