Steve Barone's Perfect Symmetry

By Jordan Liffengren Published June 7, 2010

"This is my 2005 Pearl ELX green fade, set up in a symmetrical, ambidextrous fashion," Barone says. "I was inspired by the likes of Bill Bruford, Mike Mangini, Bill Bachmann, etc."

Here are the specs:

Drums: Pearl ELX
  • 20" x 16" bass
  • 10" x 8" tom
  • 12" x 9" tom
  • 14" x 11" tom
  • 16" x 13" tom
  • 13" x 6" Mapex Black Panther walnut snare
  • 13" x 6" Ahead black on brass snare (secondary, not pictured)
Cymbals:
  • 20" Sabian HH Medium Heavy Ride
  • 20" Sabian AAX Stage Ride
  • 14" Zildjian New Beat Hats
  • 16" Sabian HH Duo Crash
  • 16" Sabian AAX Dark Crash
  • 17" Zildjian K Custom Dark Crash
  • 14" Sabian AAX China
  • 8" Zildjian K Custom Dark Splash
  • 6" Paiste Cup Chime
Percussion:
  • 6" LP Micro Snare
  • LP Jam Block High
  • Jopa Cowbell
Hardware:
  • Gibraltar Road Series rack
  • DW 5000 Accelerator double pedal
  • DW 9502 direct link hi-hat stand
  • Pearl S900 snare stand