Mastodon is a Grammy nominated heavy metal band and are onf of the most notable bands in the New Wave of American Heavy Metal. Formed in 1999 in Atlanta, Georgia by Bill Kelliher, Troy Sanders, Brent Hinds and of course Brann Dailor on drums. They have released three full-lenght albums, finding acclaim and mainstream success with the latest two.
We met the drummer Brann Dailor on November 10th 2008 in Winterthur after their show at the Eishalle Deutweg. He was pretty sweaty but still happy to sign the following snare drum:
Tama KSS146 - Warlord Series 'Spartan' Snare Drum
* 1mm Stainless Steel Shell wih R.S.E. (Resonant Sound Edge)
* MK1L6B Warlord Collection Lugs (Black Diamond Swarovski Crystals)
* MDH14-10 - Die-Cast Hoop
* MUS80AAB - Strainer
* MUS80BAB - Butt End
* SPC50P4 - Hi-Carbon Snappy Cord
* Hardware: AB - Antique Black Colour
* Size: 14' x 6.0'
* VP CHF 1'399.-
You will find this snare drum here:
Mastodon Official Site
Tama - "The Strongest Name in Drums"