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Mapex bass drum pedal used by Will Calhoun

Catalog Data

Manufactured by:
Mapex, Taiwanese, founded 1989  Search this
Used by:
Will Calhoun, American, born 1964  Search this
Subject of:
Living Colour, American, founded 1984  Search this
Medium:
metal, plastic
Dimensions:
8 1/2 × 5 3/4 × 14 1/8 in. (21.6 × 14.6 × 35.9 cm)
Type:
pedals
Date:
2005
Description:
A metal and rubber Mapex P700 bass drum foot pedal played by Will Calhoun in performances with the band Living Colour. The base of the pedal is black metal with a raised steel foot-plate with embedded rubber which is stamped with the Mapex logo. The foot-plate is attached at the toe to a chain drive, which is in turn attached to the beater. The beater is black plastic and has both wood and felt striker sections.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Rock and roll (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Will Calhoun
Object number:
2015.14.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
Tools and Equipment-Audiovisual
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5c55631e4-0061-47f0-8103-08795502c560
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.14.2