This isn’t a comparison review, it is to help our Evans customers move over from Remo drum heads and understand how the two brands have similar products with different names.
Evans E12J1 12 inch J1 Jazz Etched Batter Clear 1-ply
Evans 12" J1 Etched single-ply drum head has a textured finish that’s ideal for brushes but doesn’t chip away under sticks. With maximized sustain and frequency balance, the J1 emits a natural earthiness similar to calf skin but with far greater consistency and reliability.
Evans J1 series features an etched single ply of 10mil film that is ideal for brushes and sensitive at all dynamic levels. The texture will not chip away under drumsticks.
12" drum head with a single ply of 10mil film
Ideal for brush playing
Etched texture will not chip under drumsticks
Similar feel to calf skin heads but with greater consistency and reliability
All Evans drum heads are designed, engineered and manufactured in the USA