Originally Posted by SticksEasy
I'm a huge fan of few cymbals myself. Jean-Paul Gaster of Clutch just uses a 20" or a 21" crash, a 22" ride, and a crash ride. But with so few cymbals, his sound is SO big.
That dude gets so much out of smaller setups. He also plays them really open, I think, no real felt washers or tightened wingnuts on top. The physical size of the guy makes you think he's just going to bash them, but he's actually got a nice wristy action