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I wonder if these kids care about wood species or finish thickness. Inspiring..

Discussion in 'Bad Dog Cafe' started by vtcyclist, Dec 10, 2012.

  1. vtcyclist

    vtcyclist Tele-Afflicted

    Oct 19, 2008
    I have not been here in a month of Sundays so don't know if this has already made the rounds. I found it inspiring and thought all the builders here would like this.

    Last edited: Dec 10, 2012
  2. kidmo

    kidmo Friend of Leo's

    May 25, 2008
    The Texaco oil can certainly sounds better than the Shell oil can. Must be vintage.
    Holy cow, that was inspiring! Makes me feel bad for being so privileged. I almost cried when that kid played the oil drum cello, what beautiful music. I need to go practice some more.
  3. Jim Beam

    Jim Beam Tele-Meister

    Sep 25, 2012
    New Mexico
    That was amazing. Really got me thinking about how fortunate I am.
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  5. emu!

    emu! Poster Extraordinaire

    I bet they can play all the songs by Garbage.
  6. TheGoodTexan

    TheGoodTexan Doctor of Teleocity

    Apr 28, 2003
    Nashville, TN
    Very inspiring, on several levels. Thank you for posting it!

    In Burundi, Africa, the youngest of children can beat out amazingly complex poly rhythms on home made percussion instruments... and their timing would rival the best drum teachers in America. It's astounding.

    Several of the tribes I saw had a 50 gallon oil drum in the center of their village, with animal skins stretched across the top and bottom, and they would all take turns leading on it. Just percussion/drums... and voices... and it was some of the most beautiful music I've ever heard. It reminds me of the scene in The Shawshank Redemption when Andy plays the Mozart piece for the inmates in the courtyard... and time seemed to stop for a moment.
  7. jeremypodom

    jeremypodom Tele-Afflicted

    Nov 5, 2010
    Wow..... that was simply incredible..... I'm not sure if I should feel guilty or not....
  8. Only if you recycle.
    I keed, I keed!
  9. Jackson Jackson

    Jackson Jackson Friend of Leo's

    May 18, 2006
    Portland, OR
    Inspiring, humbling and beautiful.
  10. Jack S

    Jack S Friend of Leo's

    Sep 25, 2008
    Berwyn, IL
    I posted this a few days ago. It has had 70 views without a single comment.
  11. I bet old Brazilian rosewood finds its way to their garbage dump. They could have nicer fretboards than us! :mad:
  12. kelnet

    kelnet Telefied

    Apr 17, 2008
    Port Moody, BC
    Don't be jealous.
  13. Nick JD

    Nick JD Doctor of Teleocity

    Wealth impairs creativity.
  14. adjason

    adjason Friend of Leo's

    Jan 9, 2010
    Yeah that is a very cool clip. Not to belittle it but it did make me think of Fat Albert's band
  15. Tonemonkey

    Tonemonkey Poster Extraordinaire

  16. Imagine how creative Steve Jobs would have been!
  17. Nick JD

    Nick JD Doctor of Teleocity

    What did Steve Jobs invent?
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  19. caveman

    caveman Tele-Meister

    Sep 11, 2006
    Midwest City, OK
    Making lemonade!
  20. Jazzerstang

    Jazzerstang Tele-Afflicted

    Reminds me of making drums out of stuff as a kid when no one had a drum set.
  21. msfenderarg

    msfenderarg Friend of Leo's

    Don't feel bad...

    Someone just decided to recycle your thread...;)



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