Paiste Artist Since
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14" Signature Dark Energy Hats Mark I
16" Signature Dark Energy Crash Mark I
22" 2002 Big Beat «Multifunction»
18" Signature Dark Energy Crash Mark I
Elise Trouw is a multi-instrumentalist singer-songwriter from San Diego, California. She has an interest in a variety of genres, ranging from pop to jazz to alternative. In 2015, she tied for second runner up in the Hit Like a Girl contest, an international online competition for female drummers. Since then, she has gained a substantial online following, reaching millions of users across various social platforms. Attracting over 200,000 fans on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube in just one year, Elise continues to capture the attention and hearts of many. In March 2017, Elise released her first album, titled 'Unraveling.' Not only does she play drums on her record, but she also performs all the guitar, bass, keyboard, and vocal tracks.
Sizes: 18", 19", 20", 21", 22", 24"
Sound character: Warm, deep, brilliant, lush. Medium wide range, complex mix. Responsive, giving feel. Warm luscious crashes with swift fade. Airy, defined ping over wide multi-layered wash. Broad, musical, integrated bells. Multifunctional design to work well as both crashes and rides in medium low to loud settings.
Sizes: 16", 17", 18", 19"
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.
Sizes: 14", 15"
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.