i use a gibralter throne, the one that kinda conforms to your butt. everytime i sit on a cheap, flat, hard, wheel shaped throne my back starts hurting within 2 minutes of playing.BillRayDrums":2fiwz6yz said:So, a Roc-n-Soc w/ a Piano-style base. Gibraltar also makes a great throne. Just don't scrimp on this part of your kit! Your back will thank you years later.