Maybe it’s just me but I enjoy setting up and taking down my drums. There is a kind of bonding that can happen when we are hands on with our gear, but there are definitely times when we want to set up and take down as quickly as possible. For example, there is not always plenty of time to set up for a gig and catch our breath before we start playing. Also, at two in the morning after the show, getting your gear packed up and loaded quickly seems like a good idea. So here are five suggestions that can simplify your setup and tear down time.
——–These things have saved me a lot of set up and take down time. I have even been known to tear down quicker than the guitar player. Try them and see if they work for you.