Tired of hauling a big piece of carpet from show to show, drummer Bob Hyams came up with a new way to immobilize his drumkit by using a web of super-gripping Velcro™ to anchor his bass drum and hi-hat pedals to a heavy-duty yet lightweight material. Bob called his invention the Black Widow Drum Web™ and he figured if it prevented his drums from creeping and crawling, packed up in seconds and made life easier for an everyday drummer like him it would probably do the same for other drummers, too. Judging from the ‘Widow’s rapidly growing popularity, he wasn’t wrong