Ben Andrews

Meet the “Cyborg Drummer”

The Jerusalem Post just did an interview arguing that they’ve found “The World’s First Cyborg Drummer.” 

In January 2012, at the age of 22, [Jason] Barnes was electrocuted in a workplace accident and as a result lost his right arm. By this time he had already played drums for seven years… Unwilling to give up on his dreams, Barnes… developed a wearable robot in 2013…Barnes is the only musician in the world with a robotic arm. “I am extremely proud to be the only cyborg musician in the world. The technology is simply great and shows how far we humans have reached.”

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