List the day job from everyone in your band thread.

Discussion in 'The Sound Hound Lounge' started by Lunix, Feb 16, 2012.

  1. Lunix

    Lunix Member

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    I'll start:
    Singerist: Owner of vegan cafe.
    Guitarist: Senior software engineer.
    Keyboardist: Owner event photography business.
    Bassist: Student.
    Drumerist: Geologist who quit to pursue music full time.

    What does it mean?
     
  2. LarryN

    LarryN Member

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    Village People
     
  3. WickedSailor

    WickedSailor Member

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    Guitar (me) - Teacher
    Singer - Consignment Shop Owner
    Bass Player - Owns a taxi company
    Drummer - Student at Harvard
    Trumpet - Architect
    Saxophone - Accountant
    Trombone - Teaches music lessons
    Keys - MD research fellow at Mass General
     
  4. nuckolslee

    nuckolslee Member

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    Singer - Communications repair
    Guitar(Me) - Locomotive Inspector
    Guitar - No Job
    Bass - No Job
    Drummer - No Job
     
  5. sausagefingers

    sausagefingers Supporting Member

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    Me/guitar: biologist
    drummer: home improvement contractor
    basist: chemical engineer
    girl singer: music teacher

    Don't think it means anything.
     
  6. Tuberoast

    Tuberoast Silver Supporting Member

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    Singer: City Services Woeker
    Me: Media Advertising
    Other Guitarist: Finishing Carpenter
    Bass: Power Company
    Sax: Airline
    Drummer: City Worker
     
  7. weshunter

    weshunter Supporting Member

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    me (gtr/vox) - financial aid officer
    drums - builder/handyman
    bass - marine biology student
    keys - environmental engineer
     
  8. phisher422

    phisher422 Member

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    Guitarst (me) - trainer (bank ops)
    Drummer- Works for state (payroll)
    Bassist- X-ray tech
     
  9. dysorexia

    dysorexia Senior Member

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    I don't even know. Is that bad?
     
  10. rybass

    rybass Member

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    Guitar/ vocals- Nursing manager
    Bass- Project manager for a general contrator
    Drums- Student

    :munch
     
  11. PeaElAre

    PeaElAre Member

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    We have various players at any given time. Of our core group...

    Singer - FT loan underwriter/PT worship leader
    Guitarist #1 (me) - city gov't IT guy
    Bassist #1/Guitarist #2 - installs window coverings
    Drummer - Fire sprinkler inspector
    Keys - music teacher
    Bassist #2 - freelance marketing guy
     
  12. EricPeterson

    EricPeterson Member

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    Not sure I would call us a "Band" but the group I play in:

    Piano/Vocals -- Music Director
    Guitar One -- Attorney
    Guitar two -- Middle school Student
    Guitar three -- not sure
    Bassist -- Meteorologist
    Percussion -- Architect
    Singer 1 -- Attorney
    Singer 2 -- Nurse
    Singer 3 -- retired
    Singer 4 -- High School Student

    We have a few others that rotate in, not sure of their professions.
     
  13. Bluzeboy

    Bluzeboy Gold Supporting Member

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    Guitarist - Guitarist
    Guitarist - Guitarist
    Bassist - Bassist
    Drummer - Drummer
    Keyboard - Owns studio/Keyboard

    Pretty boring I guess.
     
  14. FenderBigot

    FenderBigot Supporting Member

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    Guitar #1 (Me) - Networking IT sales guy
    Guitar #2 - Corporate trainer for major big name restuarant chain
    Bass - CPA/tax professional
    Drummer - Certified MH therapist
    Singer - CEO of a wealth mgmt firm
     
  15. Seegs

    Seegs Member

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    Me...Guitar and vocals...corporate business English trainer and consultant
    Bassplayer...part owner of a video editing company
    Drummer...retired Major and former chopper pilot USMC

    Chow,
    Seegs
     
  16. Gargloic

    Gargloic Member

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    Other guitar player - harmonicist: Astrophysics Ph.D. teacher
    Bassist - drum machine operator: Astrophysics Ph.D. teacher
    Singer - Keyboard player: Chief of a computer programming team

    I (guitar player) am buyer at a musical instruments chain store...


    Singer (childhood friend of me) was Ph.D. student from bassist who was same of other guitar player...


    Sometimes I do not understand a word they say, most of the time regular talk...


    Gargloic
     
  17. pickaguitar

    pickaguitar 2011 TGP Silver Medalist Silver Supporting Member

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    me - I.T.
    bass - phlebotomist
    drums - general contractor
    singer - cleaning service
     
  18. Captain Midnite

    Captain Midnite Member

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    I'm in several bands, sub in others, and almost everyone is a full-time musician; gigger, engineer or studio owner. I can only think of one IT guy :)
     
  19. 27sauce

    27sauce Supporting Member

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    I'm the only one with a day job. Well, the drummer is also the production manager for the club we play at, so thats his day job.
     
  20. Yuengling

    Yuengling Supporting Member

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    Drummer: Plastic Surgeon
    Guitar 1: Lawyer
    Guitar 2: Retired Carpenter
    Bass/Vocals: Retired Police Officer
     

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