Roger Linn

Roger Linn is a creator of electronic music products, starting with the 1979 LM-1 Drum Computer, the first sample-based drum machine.

Other notable instruments include the LinnDrum drum machine, the Akai MPC series of drum machines, the AdrenaLinn synchronous filter processor for guitar, and now the LinnStrument expressive MIDI controller. He is also the recipient of the 2011 Technical Grammy award.