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WATCH: Cymbal maker Jesse Simpson mini doc

Jesse Simpson is a classic New York drummer. He works actively as a player, and of course, has a side hustle: Jesse is a one man "cymbal smith," who makes his own cymbals and does custom modifications to other player's cymbals. In this mini-doc, we sat down with him in his Brooklyn basement lab.

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Photo by Nina Westervelt