The Tama Charlie Benante Signature 14’’ x 6.5’’ snare drum is a signature snare drum created by Anthrax drummer Charlie Benante and Tama. Designed to sustain Benante's heavy and powerful playing style, this snare is highly durable. Crafted from a 1.2mm stainless steel shell, the well-built construction exudes rich tonality and optimum volume to ensure each stroke is heard. The Tama Charlie Benante Signature 14’’ x 6.5’’ snare drum comes complete with a stainless-steel aesthetic and complementary black nickel hardware. Diecast hoops ensure optimum sounds can be achieved, whilst delivering a solid rim shot sound. This snare is ideal for any drummer wanting a strong snare sound - perfect for heavy music.
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Charlie Benante is an American musician most notably known as the drummer from thrash metal band Anthrax. Benante is known for his fast double kick technique and has been a leading pioneer in incorporating blast beats into thrash metal. Composing most of the music whilst in Anthrax, along with guitarist Scott Ian. Charlie is also a graphic designer, having created various Anthrax covers and merch over the years. Charlie Benante is endorsed by Tama, notably playing Tama Iron Cobra range of kick pedals.
With up to 40 years within the drum industry, Tama has developed a unique brand that prioritises both great tonal quality and outstanding aesthetics. With an eclectic list of artists on their roster, Tama has consistently delivered high-quality percussion to a multitude of musicians over the years. This extensive list includes the likes of Animals as Leaders Drummer Matt Garstka, Anthrax's Charlie Benante, ZZ Top's Frank Beard and Kendrick Lamar's Rico Nichols. Tama drums accentuate each individual's specific nuanced style of playing and give the player unparalleled tone and versatility.