Paiste Artist Since
Cymbals listed from left to right
6 1/2" 2002 Cup Chime
8" Signature Cool Bell (discontinued)
8" 2002 Cup Chime
17" RUDE Thin Crash
18" RUDE Wild Crash
13" Signature Dark Crisp Hi-Hat
8" RUDE Splash (discontinued)
8" Alpha Metal Splash (as stack top)
8" RUDE Mini China (as stack bottom)
17" RUDE Thin Crash
10" Alpha Metal Splash (as stack top)
10" RUDE Mini China (as stack bottom)
10" RUDE Splash
22" Signature Blue Bell Ride "Rhythmatist"
19" RUDE Thin Crash
14" Signature Dark Crisp Hi-Hat
21" 2002 Wild China (discontinued)
20" Signature Thin China (discontinued)
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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.
Sizes: 16", 17", 18", 19", 20"
Sound character: Full, dark, energetic with a brilliant broad sparkle underneath the overall cutting character. Very flexible with a wide range and a fairly complex mix. Responsive, explosive, shattering attack. Breathy layers of sound with that distinctive RUDE attitude.
Sizes: 17", 18", 19"
Sound character: Very energetic and powerful, metallic, hissing. Fairly narrow range, fairly clean mix. Very responsive, giving feel. Very well suited for crash/ride patterns. Strong, sturdy, loud crash for aggressive playing styles in loud and extreme musical genres.
Sound character: Wild, roaring, dark, trashy, shimmering. Wide range, fairly complex mix. Responsive feel. Aggressive, widespread, shattering attack with an oriental, acidic decay. Perfectly suited for all types of extreme musical styles that require a sturdy, almost uncontrollable China.
Sizes: 5 1/2", 5 pc Set, 5", 6 1/2", 6", 7 1/2", 7 pc Set, 7", 8"
Sound character: Bright, warm, full, brilliant. Wide range, clean mix. Soft, extremely responsive. Explosive, shattering, glassy attack with modulating warm, full, long fade. Features an exotic, very dominant center tone with lively, flanging over- and undertones. Available individually or as sets on hardware mountable 5 and 7 arm holders. Well suited for upside down mounting over a ride bell.