Vince Littleton

Super Diamond

Vince Littleton


Paiste Artist Since
January 2001

United States

Main Affiliation
Super Diamond


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„Paiste cymbals create beautiful sound colors, gratifying tones and many choices that help me play a wide range of music. “



VINCE LITTLETON has been drumming since 1971. He has been the drummer for the successful tribute band Super Diamond since 2001. Originally from Spokane WA, Vince received a B.A. in Music Education at E.W.U. He moved to San Francisco,CA in 1991 and has performed and/or recorded with artists as diverse as Dr.John, Merl Saunders, J.G.B , Michael Manring, Darol Anger, Rick Danko, Johnnie Johnson,The Mermen, Tim Hockenberry, Tom Scott, Kix Brooks, Livingston Taylor, Trey Anastasio, John Lee Hooker,John Popper & Bonnie Raitt. Vince’s original compositions recording, Hall of Sound, has been featured on United Airlines in-flight entertainment. His film, television and video highlights, include The Late Show with David Letterman, CNN, KRON, KHQ, Nash Bridges, Joe Bob Briggs at the Drive In, The Sims-Hot Date (E.A.), Hotwheels Need for Speed, Toe Jam and Earl-Panic on Funkatron, Rediscovering the Amazon, Tales from the Crypt (HBO)

Setup Cymbals

  • 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: 13"
    Volume: Loud
    Weight: Heavy

    Sound character: Full, bright, metallic, strong. Narrow range, clean mix. Fairly heavy, very immediate feel. Dry, clear, strong, slightly distorted ping over sparse, warm, metallic bell sound. A loud, lively, unusual cymbal with very specific ride and bell playing functions. Also suited for strong color accents and various percussion effects.

  • Sounds