Based on the original drum head Remo manufactured in 1957 as an alternative to calf skin heads,the Vintage A head is a thin 2 ply . It is very warm sounding and has been popular with jazz and country players alike.
The coated Emperor is a heavy weighted, double ply head. It is the brightest sounding 2 ply head. It has been a popular choice with Rock players for many years.
The Clear Emperor is a heavy double ply head with a bright attack and a projecting resonance. It has been a popular Rock head and a favorite in recording and live performance.