Category Archives: Music

Drum modifications

Today I made some time to make modifications to my drumset.  I have been thinking about getting a new cymbal for a while (maybe Zildjian K Custom Hybrid ride???), but before making that investment I thought I would find a … Continue reading

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Struggle’s new demo!

Hey guys!

My band just recorded our first demo!  Check it out!!!

Here’s a link:

https://soundcloud.com/strugglesanjose

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Evolution of drums

The evolution of drums (it’s OK to laugh):

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Living with drums

Living with drums in San Jose can be difficult.  I don’t have enough space at home, and I have to pack the drums in the car to go practice. Here are some photos reflecting the skills I’ve developed for fitting … Continue reading

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Smartphone mount for drums

Ever since I started using the LiveBPM app on my phone, I’ve wanted a way to mount my smartphone to my drumkit.

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Building a cajon

I’m always looking for a good deal so assembling my own cajon from a kit was the way to go.  I found the Sela Bausatz cajon with a bass sound I liked and a snare construction that was solid.  After following the instructions from kit and drilling a few holes -> TADA!
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Abella, enclosed

Although Abella used to live in a shoebox, now the electronic musical instrument has been fully soldered and packaged in a project box.  The prototype is complete!

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