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the source of marching band. they kill those huge horse flies that land on you with their drumsitcks at band camp (thanks guys!)
watch the movie Drumline you'll understand
by Meg December 09, 2003
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A bunch of cock-asses who think that playing the drums makes them the coolest, and most talented people in the band. They usually come with the following idiosyncrasies:

1) They believe that breaking drum sticks means that you are playing so well, that the sheer intesity of thier playing destroys the stick. This is actually caused by the stick hitting the rim of the drum repeatedly, causing it to break.

2) Most of them cannot actually read music. They prefer to beat out random rythms and call it interpretation, when in fact their beats are rarely accurate.

3) They believe that during solos, the object is not to play something that makes sense, but to play as many notes on as many drums as possible in the allotted time.

4) They believe that playing louder actually means that you play better than everyone else.

5) They believe that the only topic of discussion from anyone at any time should be about drums, drummers, drumming, or any piece of the word drum, and any random suffix.

6) They believe that the more percussion instruments one owns equals the level of skill one has.

7) They believe that the movie "Drumline," was written and created for the sole purpose of stealing and using the cadences in the movie and calling them their own.
A: Oh Man! This cadence is so tight! I'm like the coolest person alive!
B: Douche...

A: That solo was sweet! I used like 40 Floor Toms!
B: Douche...

A: The drumline is the most important part of the band!
B: Douche...
by Anit-Drummer April 12, 2007
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The group of percussionists in any band that thinks that they are better than every other instrument because they can bang more than one drum.

Usually think of routines to make themselves seem cool.

Rarely are good at what they do (although my school may have had their first actual good routine this past week during their compitition).

Usually practice til insane times, but never sound like they've been practicing at all.
Drumline Member: I'm so cool cuz I can play MORE THAN ONE INSTRUMENT!!1! I can play bass drum AND cymbols AND mallets, WHEE!1!1one
by wahwah March 10, 2007
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the plural of drum solo:

1 woman's ears filled with cock and cum from undetermined amount of men putting their cocks and cumming in the woman's ears.

synonym: ear train.
Last night, I talked my boyfriend and all his friends into running a drum line on me.
by Spaz Out July 12, 2008
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another name for your house phone(land-line)
oi blud bell me on ma drumline
by ATTEROL February 20, 2004
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Part of a Marching Band/Drum Corp that is related to the front ensemble or pit. Consisted of people who think they are cool because they can backstick... loudest players in the band... get the most crap from director... annoying bad asses?
Dude the drumline is dirty. What else is new?

I'm in the drumline so im going to try to play 4 times faster than the cadence is suppose to be so it can sound like crap!
by OldSchoolDrummin15 December 17, 2008
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The part of the band that thinks the control the beat. That is usually done by the low brass. Generally 1/5 of them are decent musicians, 2/5 are ok musicians with huge egos, and the other 2/5 got lost on the way to footfall judging by their ability to count. Often times will play music so horribly wrong, you think that there must be a physical problem that causes their lack of rhythm.
"Stop that racket"
"It's not racket its <insert something from 'Drumline'>"
by all of the ness August 07, 2008
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