Drums

10.05.15
Confessions of a 'Rock Band 4' drum queen
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10.05.15

Confessions of a 'Rock Band 4' drum queen

"Drums are hard." That was the verdict from my boyfriend after a raucous night playing Rock Band...

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07.05.15
Yamaha's motorcycle design team made this 360-degree drum kit sphere
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07.05.15

Yamaha's motorcycle design team made this 360-degree drum kit sphere

Like some kind of corporate Freaky Friday, Yahama tasked its motorcycle design team with making some instrument concepts -- and asked the opposite of its instrument design team.

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03.20.15
Hone your drum machine skills with an HTML5 808
03.20.15

Hone your drum machine skills with an HTML5 808

For the aspiring DJs and living room producers, there's now a way to craft your drum machine chops...

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05.07.13
Drums! gets redesigned for version 3.0
05.07.13

Drums! gets redesigned for version 3.0

There are quite a few "drum simulator" apps on the iPad and the iPhone -- it's one of the first...

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05.21.12
iDrum lets you rock out like Animal on your iDevice for $70
05.21.12

iDrum lets you rock out like Animal on your iDevice for $70

If using almost any surface as an instrument to drop some beats is out of the question, Dream Chee...

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04.24.12
MIT gets musical with Arduino-powered DrumTop, uses household objects as a source of sound
04.24.12

MIT gets musical with Arduino-powered DrumTop, uses household objects as a source of sound

Everyone's favorite microcontroller has been a boon among hobbyists and advanced amateurs, but it'...

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02.21.12
Pulse Surface Controller System: bangs the drum, desk, window
02.21.12

Pulse Surface Controller System: bangs the drum, desk, window

The Pulse Surface Controller is a vibration-based musical instrument that finally puts those years...

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01.04.12
Homemade electronic drum kit uses plastic bowls, serves battery-powered battery
01.04.12

Homemade electronic drum kit uses plastic bowls, serves battery-powered battery

Drums and parents go together like cheese and gravel, but if the little ones want to learn, the s...

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07.24.11
BOSS's Micro BR-80 digital multitrack and field recorder fits the band and studio in your hand
07.24.11

BOSS's Micro BR-80 digital multitrack and field recorder fits the band and studio in your hand

Who needs a recording studio -- or even a full band -- for that next demo? Grab your guitar, B...

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