Scott Amendola Band, Nels Cline Singers, Charlie Hunter/Scott Amendola Duo, Amendola vs. Blades, Invisible Bird
“I LOVE the Low Boy bass drum beater. It’s a total game changer for me. I haven’t thought about using anything other than felt in decades! Holy cow! This thing is AMAZING! It brings out the punch when you need it, but offers a very deep dynamic range that was unexpected, and that is crucial to my playing.”
(Scott Amendola plays a Low Boy Lightweight Leather Daddy beater. View his artist profile.)
Wood, Leather or Felt?
Which striking surface is right for your music?
It’s a tough call, but Aaron Edgar presents studio quality audio samples – using three different bass drums – to help make your decision a bit easier.
Throw on some headphones to hear the difference between felt’s warm smack, leather’s subtle punchiness, and wood’s extreme attack.