How a music revolution powered the Maker Movement.

Written by Chris Anderson image Illustrated by Matthew Billington

LAST YEAR AT SOUTH BY SOUTHWEST, FORMER NIRVANA DRUMMER Dave Grohl gave a speech about his beginnings that should resonate with any maker:

As much as I wanted to be in a band, I was there, alone in my bedroom, day in day out with my records and my guitar, playing with myself for hours. I would set up pillows in the formation of a drum set on my bed and play along to records until there was literally sweat dripping down ...

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