Crescent Cymbals is proud and excited to be endorsed by a growing number of drumming talent in Finland and Sweden.
“Ice cream, energetic playing style and playing hard are the things that I love. Impression Cymbals are just perfect for me.”
Joni also endorses Regal Tip.
”I fell in love with the Mixed series the first time I tried them. My 21 inch ride has the controlled sound with a killer bell, and the hi-hats work perfectly from rock to metal. I couldn’t be more happy with these cymbals.”
Antti also endorses Balbex Drumsticks.
A 27 years old drummer from Lahti, Teppo started playing at 15. Having played in multiple bands in different genres he is nowadays mostly know from old school death metal act Mörbid Vomit. In addition, he plays in Helsinki-based Paara and lots of various studio/live sessions.
“In my playing I try to follow the advice of late Tonmi Lillman: hit that b***** drum, and less is more!”
Drummer and percussionist Markus Wirth is known for his strong and grooving backbeats as well as his ability to adapt and perform in different genres and worlds of sound. Tuning his drums and percussion gear to perfection in sound and feel – Markus enjoys the Haptic series on percussion, versus a dark sounding mixture of Stanton Moore signatures and Primal series discs on his kit.
Markus also endorses Balbex Drumsticks.
Antti is a 19-year-old drummer from Mikkeli. He started playing in 2004 with a great enthusiasm, and the eager has been growing ever since. It is the “grooviness” that Antti tries to go for. His favorite cymbal is Impression 14″ dark light hi-hat, which he describes as warm-sounding and dynamic; a perfect addition to his kit.
Currently you can hear Antti’s playing in his metal band Damion.
Tommi Lalli is a drum artist from Oulu, Finland, best known as the drummer of the violent pop group Blind Channel. 18-year-old Lalli started drumming when he was 8 years old and is mostly self-taught, although he’s had drumming lessons in Oulu Music School. Lalli has been a crucial factor in Blind Channel since the very beginning and he’s often referred as the band’s backbone.
“Even though I mostly play heavier stuff featuring lots of blast beats, I always try to keep the groove in the center of things and leave robotic execution to others.”
“I am Aleksi Paasonen (born in 1993) and I started playing drums in the music classes during elementary school when I was 11 years old. Since then there have always been some band activity. In addition I have studied playing drums in the St. Michel Academy of Music for five years.”
Currently you can hear Aleksi’s playing in his metal/hardcore outfit Purified.