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Brand of Julez
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Frankie is a 21-year-old drummer from Long Island, New York. Frankie has been playing drums for 12 years under the guidance of his mentor Bobby Rondinelli. Alongside his teacher, Frankie is strongly influenced by John Bonham, Justin Kier, Cozy Powell, and Matt star, just to name a few. Frankie has had the honor of playing with a plethora of bands as well as having the opportunity to open up for Foghat, Mike Del Guidice, and Big Shot (Billy Joel's supporting band). He has also played in a variety of large-scale venues on Long Island and in New York City such as The Bitter End, Irving Plaza, and The Paramount. About to leave for his 4th tour across America with his current band Brand of Julez, they have toured alongside the Texas Hippie Coalition, Kobra and the Lotus, Orgy, Motograter, Messer, and played numerous shows with Buck Cherry and Scott Stapp(the voice of Creed). They will also be opening for Tesla, Vince Neil, as well as for 7 weeks with Michael Graves (Of The Misfits) in the upcoming months.
Sizes: 13", 14", 15", 17"
Sound character: Medium bright, full, warm, brilliant. Wide range, fairly complex mix. Fast, responsive feel. Full, bright, energetic open sound. Sharp, full chick sound. The original, once patented, wavy bottom hi-hat design. The 17" version adds extraordinary boost, low end and crisp projection.