Drums

Big Fish Rentals has over 20 years experience in the rental of high quality backline equipment and stage services throughout the UK. All our drum kits and hardware are prepared before hire to the highest professional standards. Drum kit rentals of significant length will usually include spare drum heads.

Our high quality drum kit rental service makes us one of the leading backline hire companies in Manchester and the UK. We are pleased to have recently added some beautiful vintage drum kits (Ajax, Ludwig & Slingerland), available for studio, touring, music videos or TV/film work.

1 to 3 day’s hire is charged at 1 day. A week’s hire is charged at 2 days. Please email for a quote over longer periods. Prices are exclusive of 20% VAT.

Drum Kits

1-3 Days Week
Canopus R.F.M. – Sand Beige £55 – £90 £110 – £180
C&C 12th & Vine – Espresso Stain/Maple Inlay £55 – £90 £110 – £180
DW Collectors – Blue Oyster Glass £65 – £100 £130 – £200
DW Collectors – Gold Sparkle £65 – £110 £130 – £220
DW Collectors – Blue Broken Glass £60 – £100 £120 – £200
Gretsch USA Custom Maple – Caribbean Blue £60 – £100 £120 – £200
Ludwig Classic Maple – Red Sparkle £60 – £90 £120 – £180
Ludwig Classic Maple – Silver Sparkle £60 – £90 £120 – £180
Natal Originals Walnut – Natural £60 – £90 £120 – £180
Mapex Saturn – Arctic White £50 – £75 £100 – £150
Pearl Masters Maple – Sunrise Fade £50 – £90 £100 – £180
Premier Artist Birch Jazz – Champagne Sparkle £45 – £55 £90 – £110
Premier Elite Maple – Silver Sparkle Burst £60 – £90 £120 – £180
Q Drums Custom Maple – Champagne Sparkle £65 – £115 £130 – £230
Q Drums Custom Mahogany – Champagne Sparkle £65 – £100 £130 – £200
Roland TD-30KV V-Drums £125 £250
Roland VAD506 V-Drums Acoustic Design – Black Sparkle £125 £250
Sonor Delite – Champagne Sparkle £65 – £115 £130 – £230
Tama Starclassic Maple – Piano White £60 – £90 £120 – £180
Tama Superstar Classic – Java Burst £45 – £70 £90 – £140
Yamaha Maple Custom Advantage – Silver Sparkle £65 – £105 £130 – £210
Yamaha Oak Custom – Red Sparkle £60 – £85 £120 – £170
Yamaha 20th Anniversary Recording Custom – Marine Fade £60 – £75 £120 – £150
Yamaha Beech Custom – Blueberry £50 – £80 £100 – £160
Yamaha 8000 – Black £50 – £70 £100 – £140
Yamaha Stage Custom Birch – Amber £50 – £75 £100 – £150
Yamaha Stage Custom Advantage – Black £50 – £70 £100 – £140
DW Performance Low Pro 3-Piece Practice Kit – 10, 13, 20 £20 £40
1960s Slingerland Modern Jazz – Red £65 £130
1960s Ludwig Super Classic – Blue Oyster Pearl £75 £150

Snare Drums

1-3 Days Week
Ludwig Black Beauty 14″x 5.5″ £15 £30
Ludwig Black Beauty 14″x 6.5″ £15 £30
Ludwig LM400 14″x 5″ £12.50 £25
Ludwig LM402 14″x 6.5″ £12.50 £25
Ludwig Classic Maple 14″x 6.5″ £15 £30
Gretsch USA Maple 14″x 5″ £15 £30
Gretsch G4160 COB 14″ x 5″ £12.50 £25
DW Collectors Maple 13″x 5″ £12.50 £25
DW Collectors 14″x 5″ £12.50 £25
DW Brass 14″x 5″ £12.50 £25
Sonor Delite Birdseye Maple 14″x 5.5″ £12.50 £25
Sonor Designer Maple 13″x 5″ £12.50 £25
Q Drums Black Beauty 14″x 6″ £15 £30
Q Drums Black Beauty 14″x 8″ £15 £30
Q Drums Maple 14″x 5.5″ £12.50 £25
Premier 10″x 6″ £10 £20
Premier 12″x 6″ £10 £20
Premier Elite Maple 14″x 6.5″ £12.50 £25
Pearl Masters Maple 14″x 5.5″ £12.50 £25
Pearl Free Floating Maple 14″x 6.5″ £12.50 £25
Pearl Maple 12″x 7″ £10 £20
Pearl Red Brass Piccolo 14″x 3.5″ £10 £20
Canopus Maple 14″x 6.5″ £12.50 £25
Canopus Steel 14″x 5.5″ £10 £20
Mapex Black Panther 13″ x 7″ £10 £20
Majestic Prophonic Concert Snare Drum 14″ x 5″ £15 £30
Majestic Marching Snare 14″ x 12″ £15 £30
Natal Originals Walnut 14″ x 5.5″ £10 £20
KD Custom Keller Maple 14″x 7″ £10 £20
DR Custom Oak 14″x 6.5″ £10 £20
Echo Custom Copper 14″x 6.5″ £10 £20
Ajax Pipper Birch (1950’s) 14″x 5″ £10 £20
Slingerland Hollywood Ace (1960’s) 14″x 5″ £10 £20
Tama Starclassic Maple 14″ x 5.5″ £12.50 £25
Tama Starclassic Bubinga 14″ x 8″ £15 £30
Yamaha Handcrafted Maple 14″x 6.5″ £15 £30
Yamaha Loud Series Oak 14″x 7″ £10 £20
Yamaha Maple Custom 14″x 5.5″ £12.50 £25

Drum Hardware, Cymbals & Misc.

1-3 Days Week
Zildjian A/K Cymbals £POA £POA
Sabian AAX/HHX Cymbals £POA £POA
Paiste 2002/Signature Cymbals £POA £POA
Istanbul Turk Cymbals £POA £POA
Meinl Byzance Cymbals £POA £POA
Porter & Davies BC2 Throne Monitor System £30.00 £60.00
Drum Screen 5 Panels £30.00 £60.00
Gibraltar Rack System w/Clamps £10.00 £20.00
Tama Iron Cobra Double Kick pedal £5.00 £10.00
DW 9002 Double Kick pedal £10.00 £20.00
Sonor Left handed Double Kick Pedal £10.00 £20.00
DW 9000 Kick Pedal £5.00 £10.00
DW 5000 Kick Pedal £5.00 £10.00
Meinl Oriental Drum Rug £5.00 £10.00
Dummy Cymbals £25.00 £50.00