Brushes are great for reducing your amount of volume and they make for a bright snappy sound when hitting the drum and a crisp and present swish when sweeping across the head.
More recently brushes with plastic or nylon wires have become very popular. Their sound is noticeably more subdued, duller and warmer when sweeping, and when striking the drum more plasticky.
- Heavy duty rubber handles
- Flick out style nylon brushes
- Brushes push back into handle