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Gear 

I proudly use and endorse:

Yamaha Drums and Hardware

PHX Series Matte Black

10x8 Rack Tom

12x8 Rack Tom

14x13 Floor Tom

16x15 Floor Tom

22x14 Kick Drum

Absolute Hybrid Maple Red Autumn 

10x7 Rack Tom

12x8 Rack Tom

14x13 Floor Tom

16x15 Floor Tom

20x16 Kick Drum

80's Recording Custom Piano Black 

10x8 Rack Tom

12x8 Rack Tom

13x9 Rack Tom

16x16 Floor Tom

22x14 Kick Drum

Live Custom Oak Blackwood

10x7 Rack Tom

12x8 Rack Tom

14x13 Floor Tom

20x16 Kick Drum

Stage Custom Bop Classic White

12x8 Rack Tom

14x13 Floor Tom

18x15 Kick Drum

Snare Drums

14x5.5 90's Dave Weckl Signature Aluminum 

14x5.5 90's Steve Gadd Signature Brass 

14x5.5 Manu Katche Signature Brass

14x5.5 Recording Custom Aluminum 

14x6 Absolute Hybrid Maple Red Autumn 

14x5.5 Live Custom Hybrid Oak Natural

MEINL Cymbals

6" Byzance Traditional Splash

8" Byzance Pure Alloy Custom Splash

8" Soundcaster Custom Splash

10" Byzance Traditional Polyphonic Splash

10" Byzance Brilliant Splash

12" Classics Custom Stack

14"/16" Gen-X Filter China Stack 

14" Byzance Jazz Tradition Hi Hats

14" Byzance Vintage Sand Hi Hats

14" Byzance Dual Hi Hats

14" Byzance Foundry Reserve Hi Hats

15" Byzance Traditional Polyphonic Hi Hats

15" Byzance Foundry Reserve Hi Hats

15" Byzance Dual Hats

16" Classics Custom Stack

18" Byzance Jazz Thin Crash

18" Byzance Jazz Extra-Thin Crash

18" Byzance Jazz Tradition Thin Crash

18" Byzance Vintage Sand Thin Crash

18" Pure Alloy Crash

19" Byzance Foundry Reserve Crash

19" Byzance Extra Dry Thin Crash

19" Byzance Traditional Polyphonic Crash

20" Byzance Traditional Polyphonic Crash

20" Byzance Foundry Reserve Crash

20" Byzance Extra Dry Dual Crash Ride

20" Byzance Vintage Crash 

20" Byzance Jazz Thin Crash

20" Byzance Jazz Tradition Light Ride

20" Byzance Foundry Reserve Light Ride

21" Byzance Traditional Polyphonic Ride

22" Byzance Traditional Polyphonic Ride

22" Byzance Jazz Symmetry Ride

22" Byzance Traditional Medium Crash 

22" Byzance Jazz Tradition Light Ride

22" Byzance Jazz Tradition Ride

22" Byzance Vintage Pure Light Ride

22" Byzance Dark Spectrum Ride

22" Byzance Jazz Monophonic Ride

22" Byzance Foundry Reserve Ride

22" Byzance Foundry Reserve Light Ride

24" Byzance Foundry Reserve Light Ride

More info: Vlade Guigni Meinl Cymbals Artist Profile

MEINL Sticks and Brushes.

Signature Stick Prototype

5B Hybrid (Hickory and Maple)

9A Hybrid Hickory

Big Apple Swing (Hickory and Maple)

Standard Wire Brushes

Vintage Wire Brushes

More info: Vlade Guigni Meinl Stick & Brush Artist Profile

EVANS Drumheads.

Rack Toms Batter: UV1 Coated, Strata 1000, Onyx, G14 Clear, G12 Clear, Evans 56

Rack Toms Reso: G1 Coated, G1 Clear 

Floor Toms Batter: UV1 Coated, Strata 1000, Onyx, G14 Clear, G12 Clear, Calftone

Floor Toms Reso: G1 Coated, G1 Clear

Snare Batter: UV1 Coated, G14 Coated

Snare Side: 300 Snare Side

Bass Drum Batter: UV EMAD, UVEQ4, EMAD Onyx, Calftone EQ4

Bass Drum Reso: EQ3 Reso Smooth White, Calftone   

CANOPUS Snare Drums and Accessories

 

14x5 Zelkova Snare Drum

14x6.5 Black Nickel Brass II 

More info: Vlade's Canopus Artist Profile

Current Studio Audio Setup 

Earthworks High Definition Microphones

(2) TC20s (Stereo Room)

sE Electronics Microphones

(4) V Beat (Toms)

(1) V7x (Snare Top)

(1) V Kick (Kick Out)

(2) sE8 (Hi Hat/Snare Bottom)

(3) RN17 (Overheads)

(1) sE2300 (Mono Room)

Audix Microphones

(1) D6 (Kick In)

Avantone Audio

(1) Pro Kick Dynamic Kick Drum Microphone

Converters

(1) Antelope Audio Orion 32+Gen 3

(1) Universal Audio Apollo x8p

Preamps

(1) Daking Audio Mic Pre II

(2) Warm Audio WA-412

(1) Audient ASP880

Additional Studio Microphones

(4) Shure SM57

(1) Shure SM7B

(1) Shure Beta 52

(1) Shure 545SD

(1) Warm Audio WA-47jr

(1) sE Electronics RNT 

(2) sE Electronics RNR1

(1) Rode NT1

(5) Earthworks DM20

(4) Earthworks SR25

(1) Earthworks SR20LS

OTHER ENDORSEMENTS: 

Big Fat Snare Drum Vlade's Profile 

SlapKlatz Vlade's Profile

Cymbal Resonance System (CRS) Vlade's Profile

TNR Products

Oruga Drum Effects

KBrakes

Warm Audio

Antelope Audio

sE Electronics Microphones

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