This is probably one of the oddest pieces of kit I’ve ever seen. Unlike most gadgets, its utilitarian value is far from transparent. So what’s it do? The Tenori-On, made by Yamaha, is a midi sequencer of sorts that pulls audio files from an SD card. The audio is represented by LEDs, which can be touched to influence the sequence.

Believe it or not, you can buy one today for $1,200 here.

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Christen Costa

 
Grew up back East, got sick of the cold and headed West. Since I was small I have been pushing buttons - both electronic and human. With an insatiable need for tech I thought "why not start a blog focusing on technology, and use my dislikes and likes to post on gadgets."