Sizes: 16" 17" 18" 19" 20"
Weight: medium heavy
Volume: medium to loud
Stick Sound: silvery, washy
Bell Character: big, fairly separated
Sound Character: Very bright, full, glassy, and shimmering. Wide range, clear mix. Fairly giving feel. Very strong, cutting, and sturdy crash cymbal for louder playing in the heavier music genres. Standard rock type crash cymbal.
Series Description: 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 honor 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.
Alloy: CuSn8 Bronze, also known as “2002 Bronze”
Applications: Medium to loud settings • Live and recording • Rock, Hard Rock, Classic Rock, Heavy Metal
Sound: Bright, crisp, energetic, powerful, and cutting with clarity, warmth, and tonal definition
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