Ed.: It made some headlines on the blogs a couple of years ago, but as we revisit wacky ideas for VJ rigs, well worth revisiting — especially as we’ve been flying a lot. Hello, TSA!

Like destroying beats? Looking slick while you do it? Getting strip-searched at the airport? Then you, my friend, need to get your hands on a MIDI Gun.

midiGun design by Christopher Bauder 2004/05

It even comes with a laser in the barrel. My dream for MIDI Gun v.2? Combine it with a Pico Projector and unleash your visual fury in style. Check MIDIgun.com for the full run-down, and GunsNGuitars.com for dangerous music made with MIDI weapons.