Do you sing in the car?

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by BigWig Will, Jan 3, 2003.

  1. No, that's stupid

    1 vote(s)
  2. I hum a little

    6 vote(s)
  3. I like to lipsynch,

    1 vote(s)
  4. I belt like I'm Aretha Frickin' Franklin

    42 vote(s)
  5. Yeah, it scares my passengers

    18 vote(s)
  6. You can't sing with a mouthful of carrots...too many carrots

    6 vote(s)
  1. Or perchance the shower?

    Car's the only place I ever sing.
  2. SlavaF


    Jul 31, 2002
    Edmonton AB
    No, but my mom does...
  3. I belt/scare the passengers in my parents car when I'm driving! :p But sometimes my girlfriend tells me to shut up. :(
  4. I usually try to do the backup parts, harmonize to songs we're playing.
  5. godoze


    Oct 21, 2002
    i am usually vocalising some horn solo, but i do it at the top of my lungs - like aretha freakin' franklin !:D
  6. Woodchuck


    Apr 21, 2000
    Atlanta / Macon (sigh)
    Gallien Krueger for the last 12 years!
    When a song is on that I love, I cut the monkey, as grandad used to say.
    Plus I play a mean fingerstyle on the steering wheel or a wicked thumb style on the gear shift.
  7. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Staff Member Supporting Member

    I don't do it all the time, but when I do, I belt it out.:)
  8. twenty four hours a day i'm "singing" bass parts to song.
  9. Blackbird

    Blackbird Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Mar 18, 2000
    I sing out loud or listen intently to the bassline.
  10. Depends on the passengers. Parents, no. Friends, sometimes. By myself, just try to stop me.

    I don't sing in the shower, but I do occasionally catch myself whistling.

  11. Wrong Robot

    Wrong Robot Guest

    Apr 8, 2002
    There is something to be said aobut singing in the car.

    Katharine Whalen of The Squirrel nut zippers was very nervous of her voice and her singing, the way she built up confidence was through practicing in the car while her husband, Jimbo Mathus(head man of SNZ) was not around. She has an absolutely beautiful voice, and she can Sing like few others.

    that said, I don't have a car...I don't even have my license(I'm a slacker of the highest persuassion)But I do walk a 800 ft trail to get to school everyday(I live in the upper class man dorm located where some faculty live away from campus) and I am almost always singing, humming, freestyling, beat boxing, whatever on my way up and down the trail. I often think of basslines or song structures, or lyrics. unfortunatly I can never write them down.
  12. moley


    Sep 5, 2002
    Hampshire, UK
    I belt like Franklin. Not with passengers though.
  13. I rarely listen to music at all while driving alone. When someone else is driving, however, I'm definitely prone to singing along to whatever's blasting!

    And as for the shower, I sing pretty much nonstop in there...

  14. Sure I do, doesn't everyone?

    Unfortunately I sound like a cross between Tom Waits and Kermit the Frog. :D
  15. I only sing when I am driving by myself....I get so lonely.:(
  16. DanGouge


    May 25, 2000
    Yeah I belt it out, sometimes I even improv lyrics too!
  17. Did anyone see the movie 'Office Space'?

    There is a funny scene where one of the characters is singing along to a 'gangsta rap' song in his car... know the one? ;)
  18. jazzbo


    Aug 25, 2000
    San Francisco, CA
    Yes, and yes.
  19. yeah, i love that part. he's screamin' the lyrics and flippin' out, then a black dude pulls up next to him, and he shuts up and locks his door.
    i love later, when the guys ask him what his favorite michael bolton song is!:D