Drum Hacks

Automatic Robotic Drumming Instrument

Automatic Robotic Drumming Instrument

Expressive Machines Musical Instruments has developed an interesting drum system that can play many notes at the same time and much faster than humans could. Not sure how they kept the budget to $200...
Wii Drum Set using the Wiimote and WiiFit

Wii Drum Set using the Wiimote and WiiFit

Using the WiiFit as a foot pedal to control bass and the Wiimote’s accelerometer and sensors as drumsticks, this modder built his own simulated drum set.  Different gestures and joystick buttons result in various drum sounds.  The software,...
DIY Custom Guitar Hero Keyboard & Drum Controllers

DIY Custom Guitar Hero Keyboard & Drum Controllers

After fatally injuring his middle finger in an epic guitar hero battle, this hacker decided to build new, custom midi controllers for the game.  Included are a midi keyboard and drum set which work both on rock band and guitar hero. View the...