Originally Posted by abapicaltaenia
Well, if you bought that, I'm betting you like a tight & poppy sound. I'd go with an Aquarian "Texture Coated" on top (like a coated ambassador) and a "Hi-Performance" head on bottom. If you want more of a general purpose sound, you could get a Texture Coated with Power Dot or a Coated Super-2.
I just got a late 90's mapex brass black panther, 14x3.5" and i put a texture coated on it... sounds fantastic. hi-performance snare side with 42" strand. i love it!