Hole in Tom Tom

by andre'
(spotsylvania, virginia,usa)

i have a slight hole in my tom-tom. what should i do with it? i really dont want to buy another tom so what do i do? will i HAVE to buy another tom?

1 more question;how do i tune my drums for metal music?

thank you so much. bye

ANSWER

Hi, Andre--

I am not sure what you mean--do you have a hole in the SHELL of your tom or in the HEAD. If it is in the head, just buy a new head.

If it is in the SHELL, I guess it depends on how big a hold and if it affects the sound.

Regarding tuning--it is purely a matter of taste, but for most metal music, you will want a sharp attack on the snare and lower tuning for the toms.

Lynne

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