Drumstick

Ring

Drumstick

About

Paiste Artist Since
September 2023

Nationality
Taiwan

Main Affiliation
Ring

Website
drumsticktw.com

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Setup

Drumstick

Cymbals listed from left to right

8" Formula 602 Modern Essentials Splash
14" Formula 602 Modern Essentials Hi-Hat
17" Signature Full Crash
10" PST X Splash Stack Top (as stack top)
12" PST X DJs 45 Crash (as stack bottom)
18" Formula 602 Modern Essentials Crash
22" Formula 602 Modern Essentials Ride
18" PST X Swiss Medium Crash
14" PST X Swiss Flanger Stack
8" PST X Splash Stack Bottom (as stack top)
16" 900 Series China (as stack bottom)
18" Twenty China (discontinued)

Videos & Pics

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Biography

Drumsticktw was born in Taipei, Taiwan. Being a fan of Japanese Anime since childhood, he had gotten a lot of exposure to Japanese rock music. Until he fell in love with a Rhythm game called Drummania, his interest in drumming started to grow. His band, Ring, was formed thereafter and began its own music journey. Drumsticktw started uploading video/(drum cam) from his performance to YouTube since 2007. Until 2017, he was influenced by several bands and drummers, including Yu "Masshoi" Yamauchi, Yukihiro, FUMIYA, Tatsuya Amano, Aquiles Priester, Anup Sastry, Matt Greiner, Luke Holland, Adam Gray, and etc. As he started uploading drum covers, he had gained recognition as an influencial drummer with 250 thousand subscribers and a total views of 100 million all across the world. His own bands, Ring and Colorful Moments, were invited to perform in Japan, Malaysia, Macau, Hong Kong, and etc.

Setup Cymbals

Only standard models appear in this section.
  • 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: 14", 15"
    Volume: Medium
    Weight: Medium

    Sound character: Rich, warm, lush, deep. Wide range, complex mix. Giving and responsive feel. Broad, warm open sound. Compact, lush chick sound. Extremely versatile hi-hat, perfectly suited for dynamic, articulated playing in a wide range of styles. “They are just chunky enough, but not overpowering. They are a little more chocolaty than the classic 602s”, describes Vinnie Colaiuta.

  • Sounds
  • Details

    Sizes: 10", 8"
    Volume: Medium
    Weight: Light

    Sound character: Warm, airy, snarling, silvery. Fairly wide range, complex mix. Soft feel with a very responsive, explosive splash sound. Low tuned effect cymbal for lively accents in moderate volume. Well suited for hand-playing. Vinnie Colaiuta explains: “They are sweet, they are these kind of punctuation marks in the background.”

  • Sounds
  • Details

    Sizes: 14"
    Volume: Medium
    Weight: Light

    Sound character: Earthy, warm, dry, washy. Fairly narrow range, complex mix. Soft, giving and responsive feel. Depending on how aggressively you tighten the pair, they offer a range from dry, trashy hi-hat sounds to shattering, noisy-washy crash effects.

  • Sounds