Saluda Cymbals | Artists | Tom Alderson
Tom Alderson, drummer of Philadelphia
based hardcore band CROSSCHECK has been drumming for
over 13 years and constantly trying to improve his
technique and chops every day.
Influences: George Kollias, Stewart
Copeland, Thomas Lang, Allen Aucoin, John
Longstreth, Dennis Chambers, Marco Minneman, Navene
Koperweis, Jojo Mayer, Peter Erskine, Chad Sexton,
Van Romaine, Chris Coleman and of course the
almighty Benny Greb just to name the biggest ones!
Gear: Saluda cymbals - 13" Diamond/Mist X
fast hi hats, 18" & 19" Mist X medium crashes,
20" Nemesis big bell ride, 17"Earhworks china, 8"
Earthworks splash, 17" Earthworks vented crash and
18" Voodoo china.
6 piece Tama Silverstar birch drum kit,
sky blue sparkle. 8" 10" 12" 14" 16" toms and 22"
bass drum (live only the 12/16 toms and 22 kick are
14 x 5 inch Pearl free floating brass
13 x 6.5 Tama metalworks snare (side)
Gibraltar heavy cymbal duty stands and
DW 9000 double bass pedal
If you like a heavy
band that you can bang your head to, check out
Facebook ( http://facebook.com/crosscheckhc)
StereoKiller ( http://crosscheck.stereokiller.com/)
and if you like what
you hear, follow them on twitter @CROSSCHECKHC and
tumblr CROSSCHECKHC.Tumblr.com for
updates. or buy some merch all DIY by the band