Some of you might recall my post from a little over a year ago on peculiar instruments. In it, I talked about the bonang, didgeridoo, and others. Well here's an electronic one I left off the list: the Chapman Stick.
Invented in the early 70s by Emmett Chapman, "the stick," as it's usually referred to, is sort of like a cross between a bass and a wide-neck guitar. But rather than plucking or strumming the strings (of which there can be 8, 10, or 12, depending on the model), the... READ ON