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Vic Firth Drumsticks 101

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Vic Firth's Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson Signature Drumsticks bring a new level of subtlety and creativity to your drumming. These 17" sticks feature an extended taper and ultra-lightweight design, allowing drummers to explore innovative rhythms and find new "sweet spots" on the drum kit with ease. With a stylish black anti-slip Vic Grip coating, the Questlove sticks provide a secure yet comfortable grip for hours of play.

Discover New Rhythmic Possibilities

The Questlove stick's 17" length and extended taper open up the drum kit, enables drummers to reach new areas of the snare, cymbals and toms to craft intricate rhythms. Their lightweight maple construction produces a refined, articulate sound ideal for nuanced playing. Drummers can achieve a wider range of dynamics and employ a lighter touch for a more melodic quality.

Non-Slip Grip and Distinctive Style

The Questlove sticks feature Vic Firth's patented anti-slip Vic Grip coating in a stylish black finish. This tactile, non-slip surface provides a comfortable yet firm grip to prevent dropping sticks mid-performance. The bold black and white design makes a statement and reflects Questlove's own unmistakable style.

Designed by a Drumming Legend

Endorsed by renowned Roots drummer and producer Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson, the Questlove Signature sticks embody his musical sensibility and quest for sonic nuance. Questlove is known for crafting intricate rhythms and employing a wide range of dynamics. His signature sticks allow drummers to explore a similar level of refinement and control.

Performance and Recording-Ready

Equally suited for live performance and studio recording, the Questlove Signature sticks produce a balanced, articulate tone for any musical situation. Their lightweight, responsive feel inspires drummers to play with subtlety and explore a range of articulations. The non-slip Vic Grip coating also provides confidence for energetic live playing. For drummers seeking a stick to match their own quest for nuanced sound and style, the Questlove Signature sticks are the perfect choice.

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  • Length: 17"
  • Diameter: 0.520"