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Junkyard Drive

Claus Munch

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About

Paiste Artist Since
April 2019

Nationality
Denmark

Main Affiliation
Junkyard Drive

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„Paiste are extremely good at making their cymbals sounds consistent every time! Even if there is years between the production! “

Setup

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Biography

At a young age, Claus discovered bands like Metallica, Slayer, and Pantera. He wanted to be like them! So he decided to become a Musician. He started to try to learn the guitar but did not found it interesting. Then he discovered the drums and found it easy and started to jam along to the tunes of his heroes. In many years, he practices to the trash metal tunes he knew best. And ended up in a Metal-band, with some up childhood friends. Played a few gigs with it, and thought it was what he wanted to be… A musician!

Setup Cymbals

  • Details

    Sizes: 18", 20"
    Volume: Medium
    Weight: Medium

    Sound character: Aggressive, bright, energetic, trashy. Medium range, complex mix. Responsive feel, explosive attack. Powerful, cutting effect cymbal for exotic accents. A good cymbal for noisy crash riding at higher volume levels.

  • Sounds
  • Details

    Sizes: 20", 22", 24"
    Volume: Soft
    Weight: Light

    Sound character: Dark, soft, warm, deep. Medium wide range, complex mix. Buttery feel, very responsive. Fine stick sound with hints of silver and wood over a broad, low-pitched warm, deep, multilayered wash. Wide, warm, full crash sound. Very lively, controllable. Multifunctional cymbal for refined ride playing and swelling, deep crashes. Also well suited for mallet playing mallets.

  • Sounds