DrumPants 2.0! Open source. Faster. Stronger.
Thanks to all your feedback, we've massively improved the DrumPants and are running a new campaign to start the next batch of hardware. The best news is, you’ll get... Read more
DrumPants Update - Lots of Fixes!
Thanks to all your feedback, we have a big update with new features and bug fixes! This includes an improved DrumPants desktop app and new firmware for the control unit. ... Read more
DrumPants are Coming!
Our factory is packaging up the first batch of DrumPants as we speak. It’s shipping to our warehouse next week. After we receive them, we will ship out your kit... Read more
DroidPants! DrumPants on Android
Happy Halloween everyone!
First off, some housekeeping. We sent out the survey asking for your shipping address, LED color preferences, etc. This is super important to receive your DrumPants:... Read more
DrumPants Goes to China!
We just got back from our trip to China, all-in-all it took about 4 weeks. In that time we did the final preparations and inspections for our VERY... Read more
We’re starting to get there! Lei and Tyler are traveling to our manufacturers next week to approve the final pre-production hardware units and make sure everything is ready... Read more
A Softer Side to DrumPants!
We wanted to give you a quick update on the software side of things:
Blazingly Fast Bluetooth
Due to some serious coding by our iOS developers, we've decreased... Read more
Early this week, we learned some disappointing news from the manufacturer we had picked to make the injection molding tooling for our brand spanking new control box. They had not... Read more
Put your DrumPants in a Box - Betas Update!
Betas, Betas, Betas
We got our new beta PCBs back from the assembler last week and have been running them through a series of tests. So far, their futuristic soldering... Read more
Update on the Betas
We’re extremely sorry that this update is a week late (and for the temporary lapse in communication).
In trying to get the Beta kits out to... Read more
We’re on the Case!
We had been dropping hints, but now it’s official! Due to all your feedback, everyone who came in for user testing, and answering our polls and surveys, we... Read more
Feedback (and not the screeching guitarist kind)!
Thanks for your feedback on our new case concepts. To us, as it was with most of you, the important thing is usability.
So, please take the time to... Read more
New Case Concepts!
Hello Trusted Backers!
An update sooner than we said, but we just couldn’t stay away. Our good friends at Pull Creative came up with some new designs for our DrumPants... Read more
The Beat Goes On!
We’ve been busy finalizing the product design, going to NAMM, and more!
First, Some Housekeeping
Please log into Kickstarter and check your payment information. A few of your... Read more
We made it together!
You’ve set everything into motion! We’re cranking on our beta kits, packaging, and putting the final touches for manufacturing into place. We will post monthly updates here on Kickstarter (and... Read more
It’s about time! (Metronome funded!)
Wow, that was fast! We barely counted a beat after releasing our metronome stretch goal and you already achieved it!
Keeping tempo, here’s a surprise $75K stretch goal--bonus sound banks... Read more
Downloadable Presets for Everyone!!
Wow, we are really impressed! Due to your hard work sharing DrumPants, together you have unlocked our third stretch goal! Can’t wait to see what presets you share... Read more
Magic Shirt Summons Jellyfish: VJing with DrumPants
We're getting close to our $65K stretch goal! Keep up the good work sharing DrumPants!
For you visualists and VJs out there, here’s a demo showing how to control video... Read more
How to Loop Beats with the DrumPants
Ever wanted to make a beat wherever you are? We asked the drummer of Battlehooch to show us how he makes his beats with DrumPants:
Ryan shows us how to... Read more
Referral Program Prizes!
Thanks for telling the world about DrumPants! With 6 days left, we want to reach our next stretch goal. Better DrumPants functionality = win for everyone!
Link to... Read more
Something We’re Really Excited About (and a Holiday Prank)
We’re eager to make our next stretch goal for you. We want the DrumPants community to share your creations with each other!
With the Downloadable Presets feature, you can share... Read more
Stretch Goal Unlocked: Custom Sound Samples
Hello, fellow pants players!
Thanks to you we’ve passed our second stretch goal!! Now, everyone can trigger custom sound samples in the DrumPants iOS app. Yay!
Already backers are telling... Read more
Happy holidays from the DrumPants team!
Hope you are having a great time with friends and family - stay warm and keep on drumming! We are full of holiday cheer... Read more
Hi DrumPants Backers!
WE MADE IT!!! Thanks for helping us reach our goal!
As a special thanks, first, we’ve added some stretch goals for features we can include with a... Read more
Control Pandora and other websites with your pants!
We’ve got another demo for you: this time Tyler shows us how to control websites like Pandora radio with the DrumPants:
What website/app do you want to control with... Read more
We're on a roll!!
Just want to say… YOU ROCK! Thank you, thank youfor letting us know this idea, communities around music, and advanced wearable tech deserve a place in this... Read more