When London based start-up ROLI started selling its unique Seaboard GRAND music keyboard demand was so great that there are waiting lists of up to a year. Today they company announced $12 USD million in series A funding to scale production and expand globally. The Rodi allows keyboard players to "bend" notes, much like a guitar player bends guitar strings. (video below). Hailed as “the piano of the future” by CNN, the Seaboard GRAND has also won multiple awards, including the SXSW Music Accelerator in 2013, and more recently the product category of the Design Museum's 2014 Design of the...

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