REVIEWS

Jason Sutter Review on Vintage Snare Wire

Jason Sutter

Canopus Vintage Snare wires have changed my snare drum sound in ways I never thought possible; More tone, sensitivity and volume! You wont believe what you have been missing!

Mike Baird Review on Vintage Snare Wire

Mike Baird

Let me start out by saying that from one drum to the next it was very difficult to find what would be a normal wood or metal drum (ply, steam bent, what type of wood etc.) metal brass, steel etc. But I did pick a few drums to get a general consensus this is what I used.

Martin Kleibl Review on Vintage Snare Wire

Martin Kleibl

The Canopus Vintage Snare Wire will change the sound of your snare drum immediately. If you are looking for the warm and full sound from your snare, try it!

Leon Ndugu Chancler Review on Vintage Snare Wire

Leon Ndugu Chancler

Canopus snare wires are like customizing your snare drum to get you exactly what you need. I use Canopus snare wire to get to the sound I hear in my head. Canopus products make it easier to do what I do.

Terry Gargulio Review on Vintage Snare Wire

Terry Gargulio

These snare wires are great the snap and pop are like no other you have to try them there the best !

Ralph Petrossino (SIR, New York) Review on Vintage Snare Wire

I have been involved with drums for 25 years and have been a drum tech for some of the best drummers in the world. So, I have a good ear for this kind of thing. Canopus Snare Wire sounds great and the snare beds are very responsive. They are holding up very well in our rehearsal room and gets lots...

James Ivers (SIR, Miami) Review on Vintage Snare Wire

The difference in sound and tone is noticeable. The snares seem to bring out the mid range and low frequencies otherwise dormant in the snares we have modified with your snare wires.

Herry McCarthy (Drum Paradise, Nashville) Review on Vintage Snare Wire

Herry McCarthy (Drum Paradise, Nashville)

They lay on the snare bed just right and it enables versatility with sensitivity.

Eric Bilger (Allied Music) Review on Vintage Snare Wire

Canopus Snare Wire have quality and performance which is un matches by any production Snare Wire Product. Their design features materials quality and perfection in manufacturing is obvious. The crispness, dynamic range and clarity they offer would be welcome by any drummer hoping to derive a new...

Donn Bennett (Dann Bennett Drum Studio) Review on Vintage Snare Wire

The Canopus snare wires sound great!! They dramatically increase sensitivity and decrease snare buzz. That's a winning combination!!

Paul Jonason Review on Vintage Snare Wire

Paul Jonason

Great warm and sensitive sounding wires. The fullest sound with least amount of unwanted overtones. By far the best wires for any drum.

Gary Gauger (Inventer of Rims) Review on Vintage Snare Wire

Refind sensitivity very sensitive.

Bob Hersen (Paul Batterfield, John Patitucci) Review on Vintage Snare Wire

They are great sounding snares with a warmer, deeper, richer tone.

Michael Lauren Review on Vintage Snare Wire

The snare wire seems quite durable and obviously has much to do with the way the snare responds.

Ron Powell Review on Vintage Snare Wire

Ron Powell

I'm always looking for extremes, in sounds. The Canopus Snare wires, give the most and purist snare sound. They are great.

Neal Sausen Review on Vintage Snare Wire

own several sets of Canopus Snappy Snare Wires and have found them to be the MOST SENSITIVE, BRIGHT, CLEAN, (and most important!) musical snare wires I have ever owned! Great on Ludwig Supraphonic snare drum. THE BEST Canopus Snare Wires.

Steve Murphy Review on Vintage Snare Wire

Steve Murphy

The Canopus Vintage Snare Wire is always pure and crisp with the perfect amount of warmth and amazing response. It makes recording snare drums pleasure. Also incredible live clarity.