random thoughts about obscure or interesting musical instruments and the people who make them and play them
Friday, July 01, 2011
The Knock Box was designed to serve as a percussion tool for all musicians. Lightweight and compact, the Knock Box is a must for the traveling musician. Run it through an equalizer and all sounds are possible.
The Knock Box is a small, wooden box equipped with Big Twin transducers by K&K Sound.
ergonomic heel rest which folds over the Knock Box to protect it while in transit
adjustable spiked feet which afford incline of playing surface
round and v –groove guiros @ either edge
designed to accept universal mounting bracket currently under development – bracket will allow percussionists to mount the Knock Box anywhere on their kit
Singer / songwriters can tap the Knock Box with their foot, or hand to add a percussive foundation to their arrangement. Percussionists can play it by hand, sticks, brushes, bass pedal – mount it to the kit or leave it on the floor.