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Plug + Play by Neil Merry Gives Solo Musicians a Big Band Feel

By: Meghan Young - Published: • References: fastcodesign
Plug + Play is an ingeniously fun kit that instantly gives a one-man music show the stage presence of a big band. In particular, it targets electronic musicians whose full creative force is often expressed behind closed doors in a studio. The mastermind behind the Plug + Play kit, Neil Merry, a recent graduate of London’s Royal College of Art, reasons that they are very much "unlike a guitarist or vocalist who can command a stage and create a sense of visual drama."

The Plug + Play kit gives these artists an upper hand. It is comprised of four sensors that connect to any part of a live set (guitar, microphone, etc) as well as a standard music software that responds to the musician's specific movements. Complete with lights, it will rock people's worlds. Stats for One-Man-Band Kits Trending: Older & Mild
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