Paiste Artist Since
„PAISTE Cymbals are really supporting my idea and taste of rock drumming: brilliant, warm and strong. And the service of the PAISTE Team, especially in Germany and Japan, is fantastic!“
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Born in 1955. Learned guitar at the age of 12 years, but changed to drumset at 22. Piece by piece getting a professional musician in successful bands with records, TV and Tours. - since 1985 Silent Circle (founding member, worldwide 80’s cult) - since 1986 PAISTE Endorsement - 1991 Matthias Reim Tour - since 1991 Fair Warning (founding member, gold records in japan) - 1995 – 2001 Heinz Rudolf Kunze (member) - since 2000 Trommelfeuer (founder, industrial drumming) - since 2001 Dreamtide (member) - since 2018 Ö-Band (founding member, H. Grönemeyer tribute)
Sizes: 20", 22"
Sound character: Bright, full, clean, energetic, strong. Fairly narrow range, fairly clean mix. Heavy response, controllable feel. Big, clean, glassy ping over a dry, dark and bell-like wash. The classic power ride sound for mainly Rock and Metal applications.