I Need Need Help/Opinions on Istanbuls


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I currently own Sabian AA-X's, because i play particularily hard music. I would like to invest in a set of Istanbuls, i was wondering if this is a good cal considering the type of music i play, if so what types of istanbuls would be a good choice? Im lookin to spend about 4-500 bucks on some


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I've played Istanbuls/Alchemy fo the greater part of my drumming :) They produce a beautiful sound. If you play hard music then I'd suggest Alchemy cymbals- they have brilliant finish and have a very powerfull sound. Check out Mudvayne, never Vader LPs(Blood, Beast and newer).