Moritz Waldemeyer made these fuzzy LED and laser Gibson Les Pauls for OKGO, which I think might notch them a smidgen above Daft Punk in total wearable volts. [via Fashioning Technology]


OKGO LED jackets

Becky Stern

Becky Stern

Becky Stern ( is a DIY guru and director of wearable electronics at Adafruit. She publishes a new project video every week and hosts a live show on YouTube. Formerly Becky was Senior Video Producer for MAKE. Becky lives in Brooklyn, NY and belongs to art groups Free Art & Technology (“release early, often, and with rap music”) and Madagascar Institute (“fear is never boring”).

  • Omega

    I’d think that having lasers mounted like that where they’re very likely to sweep the audience would run afoul of the various laser-radiation rules. Things like commercial laser sweeps have to be positioned very carefully to *never* cross the audience, and I’m sure touring groups get randomly inspected to confirm this, just as they would for any other rigging-safety issue (e.g. failsafe hooks on lighting fixtures, etc)…