Angel Bartolotta

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Angel Bartolotta PROUDLY uses:

DW drums, hardware and pedals, PDP drums and hardware, Zildjian cymbals and sticks, Evans drumheads, ProMark sticks, PureSound snare wires, Pintech percussion, Westone in-ear monitors, DrumLite, Tru Tuner, Coffin Case and Wornstar Clothing.

 

 

This is the drum set that Angel Bartolotta is currently using on tour with Team Cybergeist.

 

TC Drums

 

DRUMS:  PDP

PDP 805 Series Drums  (Bass & Toms)

18×24″ Bass

9×13″ Tom

16×16″ Floor Tom

16×18″ Floor Tom

 

SNARE:  PDP

6×14″ Black Out Snare w/ PureSound Super 30 Series snare wires

 

HARDWARE:  PDP & DW

PDP 900 Series Hardware

DW 9000 Series Pedals & Hi-Hat Stand

DW 9000 Series Throne

    

CYMBALS:  ZILDJIAN

Left to Right

19″ A Zildjian Heavy Crash

14″ A Zildjian Mastersound Hi-Hats

18″ A Zildjian Heavy Crash

20″ A Zildjian Rock Ride

6″ Zil-Bel (over Ride)

19″ A Zildjian Heavy Crash

18″ A Zildjian China High

17″ A Zildjian Heavy Crash

16″ A Custom EFX

 

HEADS:  EVANS

Snare:  Heavyweight Batter (coated), Snare Side 300 Resonant (clear)

Kick:  Heavyweight Batter (clear),  EMAD Reso Resonant (clear w/ custom print)

Toms:  Hydraulic Glass Batter (clear), G1 Resonant (clear)

   

STICKS:  ZILDJIAN 

Zildjian Rock

 


 

This is the drum set that Angel Bartolotta is currently using at his drum clinics.

 

Clinic Drums

DRUMS:  PDP

PDP Platinum Series drums (bass & toms)

20″ Bass

12″ Tom

14″ Floor Tom

16″ Floor Tom

18″ Floor Tom

 

SNARE:  DW/PDP

6.5X14″ DW/PDP LDT Limited Edition natural lacquer over 20 ply birch snare (prototype) w/ PureSound Super 30 Series snare wires

6X10″ PDP 805 chrome over steel snare w/ PureSound Custom Series 16 snare wires

 

HARDWARE:  PDP/DW

PDP 900 Series Hardware & Hi-Hat Stand

DW 9000 Series Pedals

DW 9000 Series Throne

 

CYMBALS:  ZILDJIAN

Left to Right

17″ Z3 Rock Crash

18″ Z3 China

14″ Z3 Mastersound Hi-Hats

18″ Z3 Rock Crash

20″ Z3 Rock Ride

19″ Z3 Rock Crash

18″ Z3 China

10″ Z3 Splash

10″ Trashformer

17″ Z3 Rock Crash

 

HEADS: EVANS

Snare: Heavyweight Batter (coated), Snare Side 300 Resonant (clear)

Kick: EMAD2 Batter (clear), Inked Resonant (coated)

Toms: G2 Batter (coated), G1 Resonant (clear)

 

STICKS: ZILDJIAN & PROMARK

Zildjian Rock

ProMark 412

 


 

PDP 805 Series Promo Video (2007)

Featuring: Angel Bartolotta, Yael, Seven Antonopoulos

 


 

Aside from an wide collection of drum sets (including a PDP Concept Series set, a PDP Platinum Series set, a PDP 805 Series set, a Mapex Saturn Pro set, 2 Pintech electronic sets, and a fully restored vintage 1965 Slingerland jazz set, to name a few), Angel also has an impressive arsenal of snare drums.
SNARE DRUM LIST:

01 – PDP/DW: LTD Limited Edition (prototype) – 6.5X14″ natural lacquer over 20 ply birch

02 – PDP: Ace – 6.5X14″ black nickel over brass (my “go to” recording snare drum)

03 – PDP: Platinum Series – 5X14″ sapphire blue metallic to black fade lacquer over 12 ply North American hard rock maple

04 – PDP: Woody – 6.5X14″ stained lacquer over 10 ply maple w/ maple hoops

05 – PDP: Black Out – 6X14″ black lacquer over 8 ply maple (w/ DrumLites)

06 – PDP: Black Out – 6X14″ black lacquer over 8 ply maple (w/ DrumLites)

07 – PDP: SX Series – 5X14″ satin black stained white ash over 8 ply maple

08 – PDP: SX Series (prototype) – 6.5X14″ green acrylic

09 – PDP: 805 Series – 6.5X14″ black lacquer over 6 ply birch

10 – PDP: 805 Series – 6.5X14″ white lacquer over 6 ply birch

11 – PDP: 805 Series – 4X13″ black lacquer over 6 ply maple/mahogany

12 – PDP: 805 Series – 8X13″ white lacquer over 6 ply birch (RESTORED/former rack tom)

13 – PDP: MX Series – 6.6X14″ satin black stained 8 ply maple (RESTORED)

14 – Pearl: Signature Series – Joey Jordison – 6.5X13″ black steel

15 – Pearl: Signature Series – Morgan Rose – 5X14″ green steel

16 – Ludwig: Supraphonic – 6.5X14″ chrome-plated aluminum (vintage / ’70s)

17 – Premier: 2000 – 5.5X14″ chrome-plated aluminum (vintage / ’70s)

18 – Premier: Hand Built In England – 4X14″ natural lacquer over 6 ply maple (I think)

19 – Mapex: Black Panther – 6.5X14″ black steel

20 – Mapex: Saturn Pro Series – 6.5X14″ transparent green lacquer over 6 ply birdseye maple/walnut

21 – Mapex: Black Panther Precious Metal Snare Series – 3.5X14″ phosphor bronze

22 – Mapex: Black Panther Precious Metal Snare Series – 3.5X14″ phosphor bronze

23 – Mapex: Pro M Series – 5.5X14″ custom wrap over 7 ply North American maple (RESTORED)

24 – Mapex: Pro M Series – 5.5X14 transparent black lacquer over 7 ply North American maple

25 – Mapex: Pro M Series – 5.5X14 midnight sparkle lacquer over 7 ply North American maple

26 – Pintech: 4.5X14″ clear acrylic (locking USB connected)

27 – Pintech: 3.5X14 chrome-plated steel (1/4″ connected)

28 – Pintech: 4X10″ faux wood acrylic (1/4″ connected)

29 – Groove Percussion: 3.5X13″ brass

30 – Groove Percussion: 5X14″ fuzzy fabric wrap over chrome-plated metal (RESTORED)

31 – 5.5X14″ solid natural segmented red oak (hand built by one of my drum students!)

32 – Boom Dog Drums: Team Cybergeist Marching Snare – 12X14″ custom lacquer over 10 ply maple

33 – Chop Shop Drums: Frankensnare (prototype/my design) – 3.5X14″ black nickel over brass

34 – Po’ Boy Drums: Custom Series (prototype) – 6.5X14 hand-hammered bronze

35 – Darby Drum Co: Metatron (prototype/my design) – 6X14 satin black/blood red stained 10 ply vented maple

36 – Darby Drum Co: 5X14″ blue pearl wrap over 18 ply vented maple

37 – Nightmare Before Christmas – 4X13″ custom wrap over 6 ply maple (I think) (RESTORED)

38 – My first snare drum EVER! – 5.5X14″ red pearl wrap over 3 ply mahogany (I think) with interior reinforcement rings. Vintage, probably from the 60’s

39 – 4.5X14″ mahogany/rosewood/maple wrap over 8 ply maple (RESTORED by one of my drum students)

40 – Tama: 3X13″ brass

41 – Pearl: SensiTone Elite – Custom Alloy – 6X14″ phosphor bronze

42 – Ludwig: Acrolite – 5X14″ Black Galaxy aluminum

43 – Spaun: 5.5X13″ vented Coke Bottle acrylic

44 – Sound Percussion: Deluxe Jr – 4.5X10″ wine red wrap over 6 ply basswood (I think)

45 – PDP: 805 Series – 6X10″ chrome-plated steel

46 – DDrum: Diablo Series – 5.5X14″ black wrap over 8 ply basswood

47 – 5.5X14” satin black stained 8 ply maple (custom made from a cut floor tom and random spare parts)

48 – PDP: Black Out – 6X14″ black lacquer over 8 ply maple

49 – DW: Collectors Metal: Vintage Steel Collectors Series – 5.5X14” brass finished ribbed steel

50 – Punch Drums: 8X14″ flat black w/ red onyx inlays over 15 ply maple

51 – Slingerland: 5X14” chrome-plated brass (with original batter head) (vintage / 1965)

52 – PDP: Black Out – 6X14″ black lacquer over 8 ply maple

53 – PDP: Black Out – 6X14″ black lacquer over 8 ply maple

54 – Remo: Quadura – 5.5X14” chrome wrap over Acousticon (paper fiber material)

55 – Groove Percussion: 3.5X13” chrome-plated metal

56 – PDP/DW: LTD Limited Edition – 8X14” natural matte satin lacquer over 18 ply bubinga/maple

57 – PDP: Concept Series – 5.5X14” blue sparkle lacquer over 10 ply maple

58 – PDP: Mainstage Series – 5X14” bronze metallic wrap over 7 ply poplar

59 – PDP: Mainstage Series – 5X14” black metallic wrap over 7 ply poplar

60 – Trixon: Elite – 5.5X8″ orange sparkle lacquer over birch

61 – Premier: Royal-Ace – 4X14″ chrome-plated brass (vintage / 1963)