Paiste RUDE Basher 18"
These definitely different cymbals 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.
The Paiste Rude Basher 18" is full, forceful, powerful, slightly trashy.
Wide range, fairly complex mix. Rather soft playing feel.
Hefty, powerful attack with a saturated, menacing crash sound.
Quite deep, beefy bell sound.
Strong, loud, yet unintrusive cymbal.
Ideal for crash ride patterns in very loud settings.
Full, dark, energetic with a brilliant broad sparkle underneath the overall cutting character.
Very flexible with a wide range and a fairly complex mix.
Responsive, explosive, shattering attack.
Breathy layers of sound with that distinctive RUDE attitude.
Weight: medium heavy
Volume: medium to very loud
Sound: washy lush,
Bell Character: fairly separated