This week we’ve taken stock of a small selection of Dream cymbals at Nick Hopkin Drums. As our focus has mainly been on snare drums over the past 12 months, we have diminished stock of vintage used cymbals; its nice to have a good set of cymbals in store that work well on a vintage kit when trying out drums. Initially I was looking for a set just for this purpose, but when I started going through the cymbals more than one of each size jumped out at me as something a bit special.
So we have a few hand selected Dream Bliss cymbals in the shop for you to try out; The Bliss cymbals are made in the ancient tradition – hand forged, hand hammered and micro lathed by hand. At low volume these cymbals have a real warmth, with darker undertones coming alive when played at volume.
We took a small selection of cymbals that spoke to us, in standard sizes. Some 22″ ride’s, some 20″ crash/ride’s, 18″ crash/ride’s and some hi hats.
We’d love you to come down to the shop and try these out; they are available to buy online, but as each cymbal is unique we’d recommend playing some first.