Originally Posted by gretsch-o-rama
I think he said he's talking about his reso's which I think everybody missed... To, me that does sound a little tight for reso's but honestly I like them cranked... I think they feel better that way, produce a touch more rebound without raising the batter, the top head resonates more with more sustain... So, for me it's about getting the right mix of overtones from the bottom head and a long enough note from the top head...
I crank the resos, too. And then my batters are just a few pinches looser. I dig a lot of boom from my kick drum.