Paiste Cymbals

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Paiste 101 Cymbals
Paiste 101 Cymbals

The Paiste 101 Cymbal range is suitable for beginner drummers for starter drum kits and alike. This range is suitable for anyone wanting affordable cymbals still with the Paiste branding and Musocality that paiste as a Manufacturer offers.  The cymbals will suit anyone who is starting out and getting to grips with Drumming techniques usually student/learner drummers or for practice sessions. Can be played regular and are far better than the standard Starter cymbals that come packaged with starter kits. They are suitable for All volume settings and Live playing, covering an Entire range of music styles, giving an overall musical, harmonic, powerful sound. made from Brass these cymbals are a great startng point for any drummer.

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Paiste PST3 Cymbals
Paiste PST3 Cymbals

The Paiste PST3 range is one level up from the Paiste 101 Cymbals from Paiste. They are certainly improved and you can hear from their overall musicality that they are extremely good vaue for money.  Covering again All volume settings and Live playing, they cover the entire range of music styles.  A little more durable and musical than the lowest Paiste range the Paiste PST3 is used by Casual players and students mainly or as that extra special add on to a starter or beginner drum kit.  These are suitable for All players who want affordable cymbals with the Paiste quality and musicality giving a Bright, clean, powerful sound with proper functional and musical characteristics of a drumming cymbal. These really are an affordable cymbal range with great sound quality and professional appearance. Manufacturerd from Brass using modern hi-tech techniques but striving for the happy balance of quality with affordability.

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Paiste PST5 Cymbals
Paiste PST5 Cymbals

The Paiste PST5 Range is the next level up from Paiste PST3, gving the next level in quality and using Bronze alloy to enhance the overall sound and looks of this symbal range even further. The Paiste PST5 Range covers all volume settings for live playing and the Entire range of music styles. Suiting the casual player and students as well as All players who want satisfying cymbal sound and function with musical feeling and superb authentic looks in their cymbals. They offer a Bright, clean, full, focused, cutting and energetic sound with proper functional and musical characteristics that a cymbal should warrant. Made from the well nown Paiste 2002 bronze alloy, these cymbals certainly are the next step up in superiority from Paiste still at a relatively affordable level. Known in the drumming world as Mid Level Cymbals, using the hi-tech manufacturing processes at Paiste to develop an affordable 2002 Bronze Mid Range Cymbal still with a reasonable price tag.

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Paiste PST8 Cymbals
Paiste PST8 Cymbals

The PST 8 cymbals are another jump up from the Paiste PST5 range and are crafted from the legendary 2002 bronze, refined through traditional hand hammering and perfected with the unique handmade Reflector finish. These hallmarks of Swiss workmanship make these cymbals pure Paiste instruments, yet they are as attractively priced as the other successful Paiste Sound Technology series known as the PST ranges. Only recently launched in 2012 using the largely acclaimed Paiste 2002 Bronze Alloy these cymbals are suitable for all volume settings including Live playing and casual recording, covering the entire range of music styles of erring a Bright, clean, full, focused, cutting and energetic sound with clarity, warmth, and tonal definition along with the beautiful reflector finish.

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Paiste Alpha Black Hyper Cymbal Range
Paiste Alpha Black Hyper Cymbal Range

Paiste honors Joey Jordison’s passion for eccentric and unique cymbal designs with a special edition in its Alpha series which are both a visually and sonically close fit to Joey’s current Slipknot touring set. As the name reveals, Black Alphas contain Paiste’s innovative black Colorsound coating and each cymbal features 9 silver placed Tribal-S logos. Unique and deep hammer marks exclusive to Black Alpha Hyper cymbals are also visually apparent on this completely new developed line. Manufacturerd Since 2012 and made from Paiste's traditional 2002 Bronze alloy these cymbals are designed for Medium to very loud settings useable for both Live and recording sessions and aimed at the Metal, Heavy Rock, Punk, Metalcore, Hard Rock and Crossover Players. With a Bright, piercing, metallic, energetic, powerful and aggressive sound with clarity and cutting definition these are a great looking and sounding set of hard core cymbals.

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Paiste Alpha Boomer Range Nicko McBrain Signature Series
Paiste Alpha Boomer Range Nicko McBrain Signature Series

These Paiste Alpha Boomer Cymbals are a Signature Range developed with Bicko McBrain. Since Nicko McBrain joined the British top metal band Iron Maiden almost 30 years ago, he has been respected worldwide as one of most celebrated and influential rock drummers. His long standing loyalty and dedication moved Paiste to honour Nicko with a special Boomer edition of the successful Alpha series, which will satisfy not only die-hard Nicko fans. Corresponding to Nicko’s professional touring set, Alpha Boomer Cymbals are silk screened in blue. The Paiste logo in Maiden-font combined with the PowerSlave Eddie artwork bring the Boomer cymbals’ appearance to perfection. Manufactured since 2012 from the Custom 2002 Highly Acclaimed Bronze Alloy these cymbals are mainly used in Medium to loud settings for both Live and recording sessions, suitable for Rock, Hard Rock, Classic Rock & Heavy Metal Drummers giving a Bright, crisp, energetic, powerful, and cutting sound with clarity, warmth, and tonal definition.

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Paiste Alpha Brilliant Finish Cymbals
Paiste Alpha Brilliant Finish Cymbals

The Paiste Alpha Range up from the PST8 Range is a brilliant Mid - Pro Level Cymbal Set suitable for All volume settings including Live and casual recording. It covers an Entire range of music styles and is geared towards Working musicians, casual players, advanced students and All players who need fairly priced cymbals with energy, versatility, intense musical features and professional characteristics offering a Bright, crisp, energetic, powerful, and cutting sound with clarity, warmth, and tonal definition.
These cymbals were designed with dependability and durability in mind at a reasonable and fair price. Totally revamped in 2006 the Alpha series takes Cymbals to a new level. Manufactured using the hi-tech techniques used to create a perfect sound but hand hammered to add that extra quality a cymbal of quality requires.  This combination of top notch technology and the hand hammered authenticity gives these cymbals an edge many others do not have. Manufactured from 2002 Brinze alloy they are a professional quality cymbal made to fulfill high demands in quality and function. Finished in a stunning brilliant finish these are truly lookers and great sounders too.

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Paiste 2002 Cymbals
Paiste 2002 Cymbals

The Paiste 2002 Cymbal series is Legendary.  Giving some of the most superior musical sounds a cymbal range can offer.  Originally introduced in 1971, the 2002 range has somewhat been an iconic cymbal range with many of the Rock Legends we all know and love. This range offers a variety of styles and a diverse range of cymbals for almost any player to fall in love with. Used mainly in medium soft to very loud settings, perfectly suited for both Live and recording sessions. This range is typically associated with the following genres of music: Classic Rock, Blues, Punk, Hard Rock, Heavy Metal & most Modern Metal styles, Crossover, Country Rock, Ska, Rockabilly, Funk, R&B, Soul and Gospel. These Cymbals suit Working musicians, enthusiasts and All players who need energy and drive and want their cymbals to cut through the music with superior projection in all musical settings, Sound: Brilliant, clear, warm, strong, musical and very precise with high energy levels and poerful and reliable projection characteristics. Manually manufactured with superior hand craftsmanship including hand lathing, hand hammering and finishing.

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Paiste Giant Beats Cymbal Range
Paiste Giant Beats Cymbal Range

The Paiste Giant Beat Cymbals giving the Paiste Vintage Rock Sound. Originally developed during the 1960’s rapid expansion of popular music, then faithfully recreated and re-launched by Paiste in 2005. Giant Beat cymbals offer the big, warm, brilliant vintage sound that takes you straight back to the roots of Rock. Manufactured from the Custom 2002 Bronze alloy aimed at Soft to loud settings both in Live and recording situations for mainly Blues, Rock ’n’ Roll, Beat Music, Rock and Country Musical Genres these cymbals give a Bright and warm sound with a multilayered, full, dark, glassily splendid presence and a wonderfully loose, lively and big feel.

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Paiste Signature Precision Series Cymbals
Paiste Signature Precision Series Cymbals

The new Paiste Signature Precision series is created using Paiste's proprietary Signature Alloy, and features the typical hallmarks of Paiste's original Signature sound - brightness, fullness, strong presence and projection, with brilliant musicality. A particular quality of the Signature Precision is its clean and focused character in combination with a very articulate, straight ahead sound. The finish of Signature Precision purposely follows the tradition established by the original Signature series. Fans of the original Signature sound, look and feel will thus find these cymbals a compelling choice for their cymbal sets. The goal for the Signature Precision was to create a more affordable Signature sound. We specifically researched and designed the manufacturing process to achieve that goal. Part of the success of this project is the incredible sound potency that already exists within the Signature Alloy. - Erik Paiste.
Manufacturerd since 2013 from the superb Paiste Bronze Alloy, suitable for Medium low to loud settings, both in Live and recording situations covering a Wide range of music styles such as Pop, Rock, Alternative, Hard Rock, Funk, Country, Blues, Gospel and R&B. An amazing choice of cymbals if you want that Signature Paiste Sound with a little less of the price tag.

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Paiste Twenty Custom Cymbals Series
Paiste Twenty Custom Cymbals Series

The Twenty Custom Collection is hand crafted for a vast variety of modern musical settings. The warm and rich, full models are developed for a wide range of musical applications – from R&B rooted music to Rock/Indie oriented genres these cymbals cover it all. Designed for higher volume spectrum, the forceful brilliant Metal division provides you with ultimate projection and power embedded in a warm overall sound. This series is customized for the sound of the future. Made from Traditional Bronze Alloy aimed at Soft to extremely loud playing, for both Live and recording situations covering Soul, R'n'B, Pop, Indie-Pop, Country, Latin, Rock, Alternative, Hard Rock and Metal genres giving a Rich, warm, full, deep, bright and extremely forceful sound these Cymbals have a complex combination of modern and vintage character, yet with the projection, balance and consistent function and quality that is essential for almost all styles of music.



 

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Paiste Rude Cymbals
Paiste Rude Cymbals

The Paiste Rude Cymbals Known as the Original Punk & Metal Sounding cymbals are definitely different cymbals which were inspired by the revolution of punk and metal during the late 1970s. RUDE continues to be the leading choice of sound for raw, merciless and powerful musical energy in Rock, Metal, and Punk. Around since the 1980's these Cymbals made from the 2002 Bronze Alloy are suitable for Medium loud to extremely loud compositions for both live and recording settings for Punk, Heavy Metal, Hard Rock, Rock/Metal Crossover Styles & Derivatives, and contemporary styles rooted in/or similar to those styles above giving a Raw, metallic, powerful, lively, sparkling, bright, icy and energetic sound with heavy mid-range harmonics and powerful, cutting characteristics.

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Paiste Signature Cymbals
Paiste Signature Cymbals

Paiste Signature Cymbals are the Ultimate Pro Level Cymbal Forged from a proprietary bronze developed specifically for cymbals, handcrafted from start to finish by highly skilled Swiss craftsmen, conceived and executed according to uncompromising sound concepts, Signature Cymbals are instruments of unsurpassed quality for the discerning drummer’s quest for personal creativity and musical excellence.  Manufacturerd Since 1989 with Paiste Proprietary Signature Bronze making these superior level cymbals suitable for Most volume settings both Live and recording covering a Wide range of music styles such as Pop, Rock, Hard Rock, Heavy Metal, Funk, R&B, Classic, Avant-garde, Big Band, Country, Blues and Gospel.  These Cymbals give a Musical, transparent, beautiful, rich, colourful, full, clear, expressive sound and this range of models features everything from particularly delicate, well balanced and sensitive to expressive, potent and powerful and projective qualities, a real field leading cymbal from Paiste for the pro and dedicated drummers out there who appreciate that perfect sound.

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Paiste 602 Cymbals
Paiste 602 Cymbals

The renowned Swiss cymbal maker Paiste announces the reintroduction of its legendary Formula 602 Cymbal series.
Back in 1959 Paiste launched a series that was destined to become one of the worlds most astounding cymbal ranges in the history of cymbal making – The Formula 602.
Its fine, pure and always controlled musical tone was adopted by well-known drummers and percussionists including none other than Joe Morello, Art Blakey, Paul Motian, Ndugu Chancler, Jon Hiseman, Charlie Watts and a host more. Formula 602s were especially coveted as the ultimate cymbal in jazz, the burgeoning beat and rock music of the times, avant-garde and acoustic genres of music for more than three decades.
Both in terms of sound and looks, the Paiste 602 flair is faithfully re-created. The black logo and red printed model designation will appeal to Formula 602 fans the world over.
If a A True exceptional sound is what you are after these are your choice.
Suitable for Low to medium loud settings and especially well-suited for recording and Live aimed at Jazz, Fusion, Blues, moderate Pop and Rock, Country, Folk, acoustic music genres giving a Warm, silvery, mellow, cool, light, fine, precise and controlled sound. These are Cymbals with clarity and retro vintage character combined with a velvety, sensitive, very responsive feel.

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