Jeff Fleming’s Ludwig Monster

By Jordan Liffengren Published January 2011

Just one look at this monstrous setup and we were salivating all over our desks. The proud owner of this Ludwig Corey Miller kit is Jeff Fleming, a man swooned by the sheer awesomeness of what it has become, for obvious reasons. (For those of you who lost touch with popular culture in the past decade or so, Miller is the tattoo artist who rose to international fame through his regular appearances on the television show LA Ink. He is also a drummer, and has designed his own unique brand of finishes for Ludwig.)

With the addition of black chrome hoops, deccabons, and a sick Factory Metal cross crash, this kit screams “hard rock and everything else that is good and holy.”

DRUMS: Ludwig
14" x 6.5" Ludwig Black Beauty Super Sensitive snare
14 x 5 1/2" Acrolite side snare
DDRUM Deccabons
Toca Mini timbales

CYMBALS:
Zildjian 22" Ping ride
Zildjian 15", 16", 17", and 18" A custom crashes
Zildjian 14" K Light hi-hats
Factory Metal 10" and 12" Street FX Iron Cross crashes
7" Black Metal bell

HARDWARE & ACCESSORIES:
Ludwig cymbal stands
Pacific drum rack
DW 9000 kick pedals
Vic Firth Buddy Rich nylon tip sticks

Psst ... hey Jeff. If you ever find enough downtime to write down the specific sizes of your drums, I’m sure the members of DRUMmagaine.com would love to see them.