Gustavo Segura

Independent

Gustavo Segura

About

Paiste Artist Since
June 2012

Nationality
Spain

Main Affiliations
Independent
Educator

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„Since my beginnings as a musician, all of my favorite drummers used Paiste Cymbals. From that moment on I fell in love with their sound. That's why my sound will always be: PAISTE.“

Setup

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EVIL HUNTER -
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EVIL HUNTER - Surf the Waves (Official Video clip)
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PAISTE (2oo2/Signature Serie) & YAMAHA RECORDING CUSTOM Hot Red
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Biography

From 1992 to 1998 he worked as a sales manager in the drums section Manny´s Music Center (Buenos Aires). Gustavo travels to Spain and settles in Madrid (May 2001). In this new period he collaborates with local artists until mid 2002, when he joins the"Vargas Blues Band". From then on he is touring all over the territory of Spain and also he participates in several European and American tours, which take him to countries such as Belgium (Antwerpen Blues Festival 2003), Macedonia (Skopje Blues & Soul Festival 2005 featuring Devon Allman as an invited singer), Poland (Lodz Blues Festival 2005 shearing stage with Derek Trucks Band), Germany, England, Scotland, Wales, France,Norway (Nottoden Blues Festival 2006 featuring also Devon Allman), Canada (Mont-Trémblant Blues Festival 2005, Salmon Arms Roots & Blues Festival 2007, Calgary International Blues Festival 2007), Argentina (Rock in Ñ 2007). He has recorded with VBB the DVD "Spanish Fly" (2003), the CD/DVD "Lost and Found" (2007) and "Flamenco Blues Experience (2008). He participated in “ONLIRYCA”, a project by Leonor Marchesi from 2010 to 2014, the band with which he has recorded the CD “Reloj de Arena” (2013). With “NOVA ERA” he has recorded the CD "Fight" (2014). Together with "FRAN SOLER" he has recorded the CD "The Change" (2014). With "EVIL HUNTER" he has recorded his first CD “Evil Hunter” (2018) and together with JOSE RUBIO he has recorded “Forbidden Dreams” (2018). At the present time he is working on various projects: "EVIL HUNTER", "DM X PROJECT" & "JOSE RUBIO PROJECT". He is also a drums teacher since 30 years ago as much in private lessons as giving seminaries and clinics. Since 2010 he is working as Drum Tech in NEW LIFE STUDIOS (Madrid)

Setup Cymbals

  • Details

    Sizes: 22"
    Volume: Medium
    Weight: Heavy

    Sound character: Dry, slightly dark, raw, melodic. Fairly narrow range, fairly clean mix. Heavy yet controllable feel. A clear, glassy ping over a dry and slightly dark, harmonic layer of wash. Very distinctive, tight and deep bell. Well suited for all types of musical styles that require clear stick work and a strong bell. Developed in co-operation with the legendary "The Police" drummer Stewart Copeland.

  • Sounds
  • Details

    Sizes: 20", 22"
    Volume: Loud
    Weight: Heavy

    Sound character: Brilliant, sharp, powerful. Wide range, clean mix. Heavy feel. Bright, pronounced ping over a controlled, warm wash. Massive bell. Powerful, cutting ride for loud playing. While Color Sound 900 feature essentially the same sound and function as the 900 Series, the color coating causes a slightly drier sound, shortens the sustain a bit, and results in a more focused attack.

  • Sounds
  • Details

    Sizes: 16", 17", 18", 19", 20"
    Volume: Medium
    Weight: Medium

    Sound character: Medium bright, full-bodied with warm undertones. Wide range, clean mix. Balanced, responsive feel. Full, round crash sound with punch for universal applications. While Color Sound 900 feature essentially the same sound and function as the 900 Series, the color coating causes a slightly drier sound, shortens the sustain a bit, and results in a more focused attack.

  • Sounds
  • Details

    Sizes: 16", 17", 18", 19", 20"
    Volume: Loud
    Weight: Heavy

    Sound character: Medium bright, full-bodied, solid. Wide range, clean mix. Giving feel. Powerful crash with meaty attack. Well suited for assertive yet musical accents in loud music styles. While Color Sound 900 feature essentially the same sound and function as the 900 Series, the color coating causes a slightly drier sound, shortens the sustain a bit, and results in a more focused attack.

  • Sounds
  • Details

    Sizes: 16", 18", 20"
    Volume: Medium
    Weight: Medium

    Sound character: Medium bright, full, exotic, fairly trashy. Wide range, complex mix. Responsive, full sounding crash, complex, trashy ride. The definitive classic rock china sound.

  • Sounds
  • Details

    Sizes: 14", 16", 18"
    Volume: Medium
    Weight: Light

    Sound character: Fairly dark, energetic. Medium wide range, complex mix. Explosive, shattering crash. Exotic stick sound over a complex, trashy wash. Assertive china for exotic effects. While Color Sound 900 feature essentially the same sound and function as the 900 Series, the color coating causes a slightly drier sound, shortens the sustain a bit, and results in a more focused attack.

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