Carlos Deleon

33DC

Carlos Deleon

About

Paiste Artist Since
April 2021

Nationality
Puerto Rico

Main Affiliation
33DC

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„Paiste is not just a cymbal, for me Paiste is the instrument that inspires me to do the best in music. Paiste have the best sounding cymbals to record and to play live. Love that’s sound, the Paiste Sound.“

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Videos & Pics

PAISTE CYMBALS - Carlos Deleon (Stiched Up)
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Biography

Carlos De Leon Studio Drummer former Drummer of 33DC. Born 1971 at Puerto Rico, start playing drums since the age of 11 on the church in Canovanas Puerto Rico. In the early 90’s he joins the Cristian Band 33 DC with which I had the opportunity to tour different parts of the world such as USA, Latin America, Central America and Europe. I have played and recorded for Christian artists such as Marcos Vidal from Spain, Danilo Montero from Costa Rica, Miguel Casina from Mexico, Doris Machine from USA, Ruth Mixter, Rene Gonzales from Puerto Rico, Samuel Hernandez from Puerto Rico, Vanessa Visepo from Puerto Rico and others. I have also play recorded for artists such as Wilkins, Pedro Capo, Stevan Micheo, Luis Fonsi, Melina Leon, Manolo Ramos among others and I have worked with producers such as Alejandro Montalban, Eduardo Reyes, Jose M Gomez, Kervin Lebron, Alejando Allen, Julian Navarro among others.

Setup Cymbals

  • Details

    Sizes: 16", 17", 18", 19"
    Volume: Medium
    Weight: Light

    Sound character: Dark body, full frequency spectrum, brilliant highs. Very wide range, complex, pleasing musical mix. Immediate, sensitive response, strong attack, controllable spread, even, layered fade. This crash combines silky, soft qualities with energy and projection for an incredibly versatile application range. Also extremely well suited as suspended cymbals and for mallet rolls.

  • Sounds
  • Details

    Sizes: 14", 15"
    Volume: Medium
    Weight: Medium

    Sound character: Full, rich, energetic with a definite dark side. Crunchy, with a meaty bite. Very wide range, very complex mix. Extremely balanced, very responsive feel. Full dark, rich, shimmering, biting open/closed sound. Beautiful, fat, meaty, crisp, cutting chick sound. Fast, responsive, articulate with excellent feel and playability. An immensely versatile hi-hat that combines finesse and articulation with raw energy and cutting power.

  • Sounds