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  • Length: 17"
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      Get back to the Roots with these Signature drumsticks from the legendary hip hop artist.

      Featuring over 17" of length and an extended taper, Questlove's drumsticks can really crack! Finished in white, these Vic Firth sticks feature a black rendition of Vic's anti-slip Vic Grip coating for a distinctive look and feel.

      Ahmir Khalib Thompson, known professionally as ?uestlove or Questlove, is an American drummer, DJ, music journalist, and record producer. He is best known as the drummer for the Grammy award winning band The Roots, which is now the in-house band for the Late Night With Jimmy Fallon show.

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      • Length: 17"
       
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      Vic FirthAhmir ?uestlove Thompson Signature Drumsticks
       
      4.8

      (based on 6 reviews)

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      4.0

      Great sticks for some things

      By Drew

      from SC

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            Comments about Vic Firth Ahmir ?uestlove Thompson Signature Drumsticks:

            These drumsticks feel great and gave me a degree of finesse that I've never gotten from any other sticks. Unfortunately, their application is very limited. These sticks are amazing for jazz, hip hop, and latin (if you get over how awkward it is to cross-stick a 17" drumstick). Unfortunately, they just don't have the mass to get the job done for rock music.

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            5.0

            Great sticks

            By Dedrick Parker

            from Jackson, MS

            About Me Professional Musician

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • The Length Is Awesome

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about Vic Firth Ahmir ?uestlove Thompson Signature Drumsticks:

                If you're heavy handed, these are NOT for you. If you want a light touch with a little pop......these are a great stick to use, especially if you're playing in a small venue.

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                5.0

                Groovy but without weight

                By Arty

                from Ukraine

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                Verified Reviewer

                Pros

                • Bounce
                • Easy To Use
                • Feeling
                • Functional
                • Good Quality
                • Improves Sound
                • Tip

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Backup
                  • Concerts
                  • Funk
                  • Jazz
                  • Practicing

                  Comments about Vic Firth Ahmir ?uestlove Thompson Signature Drumsticks:

                  I love the feeling of these sticks. They have very interesting tip, so small acorn. Beautiful cymbal sound and even practice pad sounds better;) I'm in love with my Vic's Abe Laborial Sig sticks and these are their thinner brother, I think. Nice rebound, cool look. This is my first model with Vic Grip and I like the feeling of it. Very strong grip, a little bit sticky. The quality of sticks is hands down, as usually quality of Vic's sticks. I recommend it to everyone for any style of music.

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                  (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  My Perfect Stick

                  By Sabbath99

                  from Vincennes, IN

                  Comments about Vic Firth Ahmir ?uestlove Thompson Signature Drumsticks:

                  Overall these are my favorite sticks ive ever played or bought. And ive bought ALOT of sticks. I love longer drumsticks so I tried these and Im very very glad I did. The balance and weight of these sticks are truely remarkable. I love the tip as well, its not to big or to small. Wish they had them in nylon tip, then they would be the best stick ever made. I only use these and the Vic Firth Steve Jordan's, which are also amazing sticks but nothing ive played comes close to these drumsticks. Especially if you wear gloves then they are even better, since the vic grip really lets you control the stick. Seriously dont hesitate, buy these drumsticks and you will be forever grateful you did.
                  A 17 inch stick with Vic Non Slip Coating and a perfect tip. Awesome
                  For having a small .520 diameter these sticks are solid and dont break as easy as you would think.
                  They are a little pricey but to me they are well worth it. Especially since I use them on mesh heads on my Roland Drum kit. As long as I dont smack the rims to hard, drumstick last me a very long time. Compared to someone playing on an acoustic kit.

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                  5.0

                  Great Stick

                  By Anonymous

                  from Undisclosed

                  Comments about Vic Firth Ahmir ?uestlove Thompson Signature Drumsticks:

                  Great Light stick with plenty of length, sounds great clicked together. Very nice sounding on cymbals. Holds up well, despite the .520 Diameter.I would buy more if in Stock.

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                  5.0

                  BEST DRUMSTICKS EVER

                  By Unnamed User-ad03w

                  from Undisclosed

                  Comments about Vic Firth Ahmir ?uestlove Thompson Signature Drumsticks:

                  ok, first of all, the 17 inches in length are what really make them stand out.. they play extremely well for jazz, as well as funk and rock. the vic grip is a nice touch, and a big help to sweaty handed players like myself. i like the extra long taper as well. if musicians friend ever discontinues this stick, i dont know if i will ever find one quite like it. get them.

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