Want to make music but find yourself more comfortable with a gaming controller than say a traditional MIDI controller – worry no more. Captain Dan demonstrates a little bit of what can be accomplished using an Xbox360 controller, GlovePIE input routing software, and Reaktor synth. Of course you don’t have to use a high-end suite like Reaktor – any sound synthesis software that accepts MIDI will do.

From the pages of MAKE:

21st-Century Keytars 
MAKE Volume 15, page 56