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Old 01-24-2013, 03:19 PM
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Default Re: Should drummers call themselves musicians?

Originally Posted by JasperGTR View Post
Maybe it's the circles I follow, but I find more praise about recorded drum solos than any other instrument (perhaps besides vocal).

I mean, a cool guitar riff/solo is cool, but when a drummer lets loose, usually everybody watches.

My (then) 8 yr old nephew went to a Rush concert just to see Neil Peart play a solo. Watching the rest of the band was just a bonus.
I can agree with that. I was referring to a more general population view (i.e. demographic of an X factor/ American Idol audience).

Originally Posted by inneedofgrace View Post

What about rappers? :)
There's only one thing missing from rap, & that's prefix letter "C" ;)