Condition – 8.5/10. Some incredibly minor keyholing, no fleabites, also very minor surface marks. Overall this ride is in great condition with incredibly little damage.
This Paiste Signature Dark Energy Ride is truly a work of art. It has a dark sound colour that sits comfortably in between a medium frequency range, and a sound character with plenty of complexity.
With a rich mix of harmonics in their decay. This ride creates a complex tone with some nice stick definition, all over a balanced sound and a lively response.
Paiste Dark Energy cymbals are forged from Proprietary Signature Bronze, an alloy developed specifically for cymbals, and crafted by Paiste’s most highly skilled Swiss craftsmen.
This Dark Energy ride came to life in Paiste’s pursuit of uncompromising sound character, and as such, no expense was overlooked. This cymbal is warm, crisp, and rich with a controlled balance and comfort for a superior playing feel.
Most of all, these cymbals and multi-layered, sophisticated, and dark.
Paiste Signatures are cymbals of unsurpassed quality, ideal for drummers in pursuit of unlimited personal creativity and musical excellence.
Dark Energy cymbals are ideal for soft to medium loud settings, live and recording situations, and styles of music looking for a unique yet delicate touch. This ride would suit everything from jazz to swing, blues, Latin, R&B, Pop, Country, Avante-Garde, Fusion, Classical, and even some rock.
Features & Specifications
- Uncompromisingly rich and dark sound character
- Warm, crisp, and rich with controlled balance
- Medium weight with superior playing feel
- Made from Proprietary Signature Bronze, designed specifically for cymbals
- Developed from drummers looking for unlimited personal creativity and musical excellence
- Rich harmonics in their decay
- 20 inch Paiste Signature Ride cymbal
- Pronounced stick definition with some desirable complexity