UK gift retailer, MenKind has been chosen as the official launch partner for the innovative music making bands called SoundMoovz; available to pre-order now, SoundMoovz allows you to make music by movement rather than dancing to the beat and is the must have wearable tech of 2017!

SoundMoovz are wearable motion-activated musical bandz (RPP £49.99) that send a Bluetooth signal to the SoundMoovz App on your smart device. By simply moving your wrist and/or ankles; you can create beats, rhythms and music or layer your beat onto a song. Connect to a wireless speaker for louder music, the only limit is your imagination.




Paul Kraftman, Chairman of Menkind, says: “Tech toys are advancing every day, giving children and adults new creative outlets to express themselves. We are particularly excited to be launching SoundMoovz here in the UK because it combines creative technology with full body movement to get kids and adults energised and active, whilst having fun creating their own beats. Remember the popularity of the Dance mat? SoundMoovz takes music making and dancing to the next level so if it can be half as successful at getting families moving, then fantastic!”

SoundMoovz was developed by Japanese tech engineer and dancer, Daigo Kusunoki. SoundMoovz The bands use Bluetooth to pair up with an iOS or Android app to provide 400 different sound clips, from instruments to specific genres such as hip hop, rock, pop and to fun sounds like Robotics and Kung Fu. The possibilities are endless!




The Character Group, a company known for its toys and youth tech is the UK Distributor of SoundMoovz. Group Marketing Director, Jerry Healy commented:  “Menkind is the perfect retail partner to launch SoundMoovz into the UK market. They have a clear passion for delivering innovative and fun products to a broad demographic. We are particularly excited to see the instore execution and engagement with consumers!”




SoundMoovz will be available to purchase only from Menkind from 1st July, however with just 1200 pieces available for the first four weeks customers will be able to pre-order online now by visiting

By Jim O Brien/CEO

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