An explosive sound that will stitch the loudest rock beats together.
The character of these Paiste Alpha Rock Hi-Hat Cymbals is fairly bright with a dark touch—full, warm and clear. It has a wide range, very clear mix, and a heavy, giving feel. The Paiste hi-hats are explosive, clear, and open sound and meaty, cutting chick makes for a very forceful, rich hi-hat cymbals for wide application in many musical genres.
Alpha cymbals were first launched by Paiste in 1992. Today, the Alpha brand is synonymous with dependability, and the cymbals are well known for their first-class sound and fair prices. The Alpha Series is now available in a Brilliant Finish, once again advancing these trusted qualities.
The brilliant look found on these Paiste Alpha Rock hi-hats is accomplished by skilled craftsmen who hand-polish the cymbals to a mirror perfect finish in the final production stage. Prior to that, top-notch hi-tech processes give Paiste Alpha cymbals their initial shape and strength. They are further enhanced by traditional hand-hammering.
Paiste Alpha cymbals have become very popular among professional artists, especially in rock and metal. Working with such drummers, Paiste developed new models such as the Rock hi-hat cymbals to expand the arsenal available for players in these genres.
Alpha cymbals have developed a strong following in recent years and are today endorsed by numerous working drummers all over the world, such as Jeremy Spencer of Five Finger Death Punch, Jason Sutter with Chris Cornell, Dave Witte of Municipal Waste, Tommy Portimo of Sonata Arctica, and Steven Spence of Black Tide.