The Trons – Self Playing Robot Band

During the 1990s, while a member of the New Zealand musical duo The Emersons, Greg Locke toyed with the concept of developing a robotic drummer. This idea, years later, fuelled the idea of creating an entire band that consisted only of robots. The individual members of the Trons took eight to nine months to build and were created from the electronic equipment out of old decommissioned photocopy-card vending machines (which Locke built), various scavenged parts and some more advanced equipment.  More at DC

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