Herbie Hancock, master musician and apparently owner of a lot of freaky robots, turns 72 years old today. Happy Birthday, Herbie!
Back when I was a kid the robots in this video really freaked me out. Now I think it’s pretty awesome. What I wouldn’t give for a trio of robotic, dancing pants …
Hancock took a slightly scaled-down version of his robotic backing crew on the road with him. Here’s Mr. Hancock performing Rockit at the 1984 Grammy Awards.