Review: Toontrack Superior Drummer 2.0

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/S2.0_dfhSuperior_CV_upgrade_box_72dpi-620x587.png" /><strong>Short version: </strong>Superior Drummer will save you a lot of money if you

Drummer Hero for the Wii is powered by Arduino

So many cool things you can do with Arduino. The possibilities are endless now that we have the technology! Jazari has constructed this very elaborate solenoid/Arduino rig to play a myriad of instrume

Review: Alesis DM6 Drum Kit

Short Version: The Alesis DM6 drum kit is a full set of electronic drums that is extremely accessible, yet just as difficult to master as the real thing. In un-packing the box it came in, one thing wa

Mega Man Drum Kit = Awesome

What are you doing reading the text?! Look at the picture! It’s a frakkin’ Mega Man drum kit! Those rings light up and everything! This thing is almost as cool as those Star Wars guitars b

RedOctane shows off new Guitar Hero 5 drums

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/07/gh51.jpg" alt="" />Amazing, right? Right?! Let's hope it's cheaper than the <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/2009/07/15/premium-guitar-

Premium Guitar Hero drum controller from Logitech

<img src="http://crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/07/drums.jpg" alt="drums" />Logitech has announced a premium Guitar Hero drumset for the PS2 and PS3, priced at $229 and available soon. The kit

Hands and feet on the $299 Ion premium Rock Band drum set

<img src="http://i2.ytimg.com/vi/i7UG0qBJDEY/default.jpg">Greg and I got a chance to flail about on ION’s premium Rock Band drum set in the final hours of CES. Greg played Bad Reputation as though h

Johnny Rabb flails arms about, makes cool rhythm-like sounds

<img src="http://i4.ytimg.com/vi/CTDxHMKWxI8/default.jpg">I happened by the Roland booth today at CES and watched as freehand technique guru Johnny Rabb held a wooden stick in each hand and used said

ION premium Rock Band drum set gets official at $299

Here she blows; the premium Xbox 360 Rock Band drum kit from ION. It’s priced at $299, available now, and features four gum-rubber drum pads (read: quiet) and two cymbals with mounting arms. That’

Guitar Hero IV drum kit pictures

Doug told you about the drum kit with cymbals coming to Guitar Hero IV yesterday and now we have pictures. I can’t decipher much of the text from the GI article, but it appears that you won&#821

Guitar Hero IV drumset to feature – gasp! – cymbals?!

The above photo is NOT the actual drum kit that’ll come with Guitar Hero IV but — but! — the drums that do come with the game will feature two cymbals. What a crazy idea, huh? My Roc

For those times you forget to take your Adderall, there's the iPhone/iPod Touch drum machine

An iPhone/iPod Touch-based drum machine makes some sense thanks to the whole multi-touch thing. The iPhone drum pad (called “Drummer”) currently in development over at Moo Cow Music levera

Go ahead and buy the standalone Rock Band drums

If you’re like me, you used to play drums all the time and then you lived in apartments during and after college so you stopped playing but then eventually you bought a house but for some reason

CES 2008: Play It, Record It

For millions of years, people have been listening to music. But now, thanks to new technology, they can actually make music as well. At CES, I came across a few items that made my inner musician geek