A new way for drummers to be mobile during live performances.

Wesley Chau has been the driving force behind Drop The Beat – a wearable drum kit that aims to allow drummers to become more involved with live performances – as opposed to sitting not so quietly at the back.

The main components of the vest are neoprene, velcro and piezo sensors. Each drum pad has a sensor inside it and can be moved anywhere on the vest depending on preference and performance intent.

Using just the vest and GarageBand was all it took to create the following video:

Drop The Beat

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