The cymbals are so well designed and it shows in the sound. When I’m in the studio or walking off stage – usually a drummer or an engineer – someone will ask me about their amazing tone.”
Encino, CA (PRWEB) December 05, 2011
Soultone Cymbals, manufacturers of the world's finest handmade cymbals, is proud to announce that our artist, Veronica Bellino was hand-picked by Jeff Beck as his new drummer. Beck discovered Bellino while searching YouTube for a talented drummer with “something different.”
A Rock 'n Roll Hall of Fame inductee, multi Grammy® award winner, and Classic Rock Awards 2011 “Living Legend” winner - and as a performer who's previous drummers include Vinnie Colaiuta, Narada Michael Walden, Keith Moon - Jeff Beck's own bio reports, “The drums have to kick me in the a** and make me want to play or I'll just sit there all day.”
Bellino is a member of Soultone Cymbals' drummer family since 2006. Her diverse performances include work with Carmine Appice's SLAMM, Rob Balducci, and LL Cool J's 13 as well as having co-writer credits with Darryl “DMC” McDaniels of Run-DMC.
“Soultone Cymbals sound so clean and crisp,” reports Bellino. “The cymbals are so well designed and it shows in the sound. When I'm in the studio or walking off stage - usually a drummer or an engineer - someone will ask me about their amazing tone.”
Veronica Bellino first joined Soultone Cymbals at Winter NAMM show in Anaheim, CA. She was on her way to perform at a nearby venue when the sound from the Soultone Cymbals booth caught her ear. She was impressed enough to sit down to play them and immediately got the attention of the company's founder and CEO, Iki Levy. “Veronica is a profound talent and I knew that from the moment she sat down. I was so impressed that I offered to let her bring the cymbals she liked best to use in her performance that night.” The rest is history.
Veronica Bellino's Soultone Cymbals setup includes:
14” Custom Series - Brilliant Hi-Hats
21” Custom Series - Brilliant Ride
15” Vintage Series - Crash
18” Custom Series - Brilliant Crash
17” Custom Series - China
16” FXO Series - FXO 6
10” China Splash with FXO Stack
8” Flat Splash
For more information, visit Veronica Bellino on Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube.
For more information about the upcoming new release and tour from Jeff Beck, visit his website at http://www.jeffbeck.com
About Soultone Cymbals®:
Established in 2003 by legendary drummer and percussionist, Iki Levy, after his frustrations with mass-produced and inconsistent sounding cymbals led him to develop his own designs. Today, Soultone Cymbals is one of the fastest growing and respected manufacturers for top drummers performing on live concert tours and in the recording studio. The company's superior quality cymbals offer an unrivaled sound, feel and performance for today's most demanding drummers and percussionists. Soultone Cymbals® has a roster of highly respected artists - from nearly every genre and style of music - with a reputation for product excellence and outstanding personal attention.
Soultone Cymbals® are available through their global network of musical instrument retailers and specialty dealers worldwide that can be located via the company's website.
For more information about Soultone Cymbals® contact:
Daniel M. East
Public Relations and Marketing Coordinator
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