22" Cymbal with Vintage Ride/Crash Characteristics
The first thing you'll notice about the Paiste Giant Beat 22" ride is that Paiste doesn't call it a ride. That's right — just like the originals from the '60s, this Giant Beat wants you to make up your own mind about how and when to use it. This cymbal has the defined, polite ping you expect from a classic Paiste ride, with the warm, shimmery wash and glassy overtones that make it a true crash. This is a great option for vintage setups where maximum versatility is needed from each cymbal. If you're into cymbals that hark back to the heyday of rock 'n' roll, you owe it to yourself to check out the Paiste Giant Beat 22" "ride" cymbal.
Paiste Giant Beats: cymbals straight out of the 1960s
Sweetwater drummers love our modern cymbals. But for those of us players who want something more vintage flavored, the Paiste Giant Beat series is a splendid option. These cymbals are a faithful reproduction of the original white-label Giant Beats established in 1967, played and adored by greats like John Bonham and Carmine Appice. Recapture the spirit of classic rock itself with the Paiste Giant Beat 22" ride cymbal.
Paiste Giant Beat 22" Ride Cymbal Features:
- 22" cymbal with vintage ride and crash characteristics
- Faithful reproduction of the white-label Giant Beats of the 1960s
- Polite ping
- Pure tone
- Excellent bell definition
- Great crash sound
- Glassy partials
- Soft, shimmery wash