Inspired by Laurie Anderson's 1986 concert film "Home of the Brave", "Drop The Beat" is a wearable electronic drum set that aims to elevate the artist's presence during live performance. Each drum pad is embedded with a piezo sensor and is attached to the vest with velcro. The audio was recorded with the vest and GarageBand.

Materials: neoprene, velcro, piezo sensors, arduino, hookup wire, acetate, fabric

Course: Digital Body Hybrid Adornment
Instructor: Catherine Andreozzi & Brian Kane
RISD 2013

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