Re: Bass Drum Skin?
I used to play metal. I liked having some resonance so that the kicks sounded bigger during punches and fills, but not so much that there was no articulation. The hits need to be heard, but I hate that "clicky" bass drum sound that I hear in metal a lot. If I wanted coffee cans for bass drums I'd save money and use coffee cans.
I used a clear Powerstroke3 on my 22" kicks, with the ported Aquarian Regulator.
On the 20" kicks I had an SK1 with the Regulator.
The Remo Powersonic or an SK2 cut down on the resonance a lot more if you don't want any resonance, but still want it to sound like you're actually hitting a drum.
I'm sure Evans makes something you might like. I've used their EMAD and EQ3 stuff before and didn't like it. That's just me though.
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