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Stanley Randolph

  • Stanley Randolph

    Stanley Randolph

    Stanley Randolph is the drummer for Stevie Wonder, NKOTB, Christina Aguilera, The Jacksons, TLC, M-Ten and New Genesis, to name just a few. Is there an Artist Stanley hasn’t played for? You don’t have to listen to Stanley Randolph play for very long before you lose your mind. Stanley’s lessons on 180 are so rich in groove that it’s hard to believe only one person is behind the drums. His latin sensibility and years experience in the pocket leads to a great sound. Pair that sound with his ability to move around the kit at lightening speeds (or greasy slow) and you have a drummer in his own league. Folks, Stanley Randolph.

    When you're playing drums, it's just gotta feel good. If you can't make the groove feel good and lead people to dance, you're not making music.

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    Drums DW Maple Collectors
    8x10 Remo Vintage Emporer
    8x12 Remo Vintage Emporer
    16x16 Remo Vintage Emporer
    6.5x14 Remo Coated P77
    18x22 Remo Powerstroke 3
    16x20 Remo Powerstroke 3
    13x9 Remo CS Dot
    15x15 Remo CS Dot
    Cymbals Zildjian Cymbals
    9" K Custom Hybrid Splash
    10" A Custom Splash
    14" A Custom EFX
    15" K Light Hats
    17" K Custom Hybrid Crash
    18" A Custom Crash
    18" K Custom Session Crash
    22" K Custom Ride

    Stanley Randolph also uses Remo Drumheads, Big Fat Snare Drum Dampening rings, Drumdots Dampening Gels, Dw Hardware DW 9000 Series Pedals and Stands.