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    Are you an Artist and Musician?

    I was just wondering, in addition to being serious about art, how many people here are serious musicians too? I split my time about half and half between art and music. I've been playing the bass for 5 years and play a lot of shows with my band. http://www.last.fm/music/Kindred+Fall

    If you're a serious musician, post what instrument you play and a link to your music, if you have one.
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    I think I was pretty serious about drumming before I started drawing.
    Uh,... yeah
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    I play the guitar and the ukulele, and occasionally write songs for both.
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    Keys, lyrics, vox.
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    I drum on my keyboard with my fists whenever i accidentally open up Adobe Bridge, if that counts.
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    I'm a very average guitarist if that counts.
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    i play bass, but its more for fun than it is about skillz
    but sure i try to improve
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    I play the church organ...
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    I used to mix on the turntables. I find it hard to split myself up in to too many disciplines. The only musical thing I really have time for now a days is the huge drum we use for Lion Dance at my Kung Fu school.
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    Guitar for almoast 2.5 years now. Will be getting my 2nd electrical guitar next month (Epiphone Les Paul Studio Gothic) and get some guys together and form a band (i hope).

    But first, i gotta stop having cramps playing amon amarth leads (4 hits on a string per second, 3-4 minutes long).
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    I'm serious about playing my violin, but that doesn't mean I'm good at it. I only started at the beginning of the school year so there's definite room for improvement. I play a couple hours a day though. It's very relaxing.
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    Sadly no, but I am planning to learn how to play the violin someday.
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    I vote, sometimes, because I enjoy music and I like to sing, it just doesn't sound very well.. Maybe I'll get better though
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