25 best music making gadgets
Roland SPD-SX Percussion Pad
Drummers have always been a simple, easy to please bunch as long as they’ve gone something to whack away at, and the Roland SPD-SX is built to take quite a beating.
2GB of built-in memory offering 360 minutes of sampling goodness provides a nifty solution for compact beat-making. Its recording and nine velocity sensitive rubber pads along with and two external inputs should mean there’s plenty to keep those drumsticks busy.