Are you a Guitar Hero master with Rock Band on pre-order? Well maybe you’d like to try your hand at some real drums… or real digital synthesized velocity sensitive drums that is. The Ion Digital Drum Station features eight drum pads and a built-in electronic drum machine with professional sounds and features. You can create and record your own beats from scratch or play along with the built-in patterns. Drum sticks and DJ style headphones are included. MIDI output ensures compatibility with your other musical devices.