Originally Posted by AndyMC
Go G2, they last longer, will teach you more about tuning and if you ever want the ec2 sound throw on 1/4 moongel near the rim. Pre-muffled heads usually aren't my cup of tea. They're just less versatile.
I completely agree with this. If you have G2's and want an EC2 sound it's not hard to obtain, but if you have EC2's and want the G2 sound you're pretty much out of like.
Beyond that it really depends upon how resonant you like your drums as well as how resonant your shells are.