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Sabian Dave Weckl Signature Legacy Cymbals

Sabian Dave Weckl Signature Legacy Cymbals

In 2002, Sabian collaborated with Dave Weckl to create the Canadian cymbal company’s Evolution line, a series that made quite a splash when it debuted on the market. The Evolution line includes the totally cool O-Zone crashes, cymbals that feature six large holes piercing the circumference of the cymbal. But the Evolution cymbals weren’t just visually striking; they had a brighter, thinner tonality than many expected from the Weckl-Sabian collaboration.

I’ve always enjoyed the rich, complex sound of Sabian’s HHX cymbals, and I was curious how the new Legacy cymbals-the latest Weckl-Sabian team-up-would fit into the HHX line. Sabian says that the Legacy series represents the darker side of Weckl’s sound, and that appeals to me. Sabian sent me nine cymbals and a pair of hi-hats to check out.

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