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Makeshift musician's beat inspires netizens

08-10-2011 08:07 BJT

Liu Jaixin, a 14-year-old dreamer, plays the "drum set" he made from waste materials in
Heng county, Nanning city, capital of Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, August 5, 2011.
Liu collected an iron wok, paint bucket plastic bucket and other waste materials to
assemble his drum set which he successfully uses to play music from the heart, with
passion. A video recording of Liu playing his drums quickly gained popularity on the
Internet after it was circulated widely. Some netizens described Liu's performance as
geilivable (a pinyin-English combination word meaning "giving power") and pretty cool, but
most were moved by Liu's commitment to his dream and delivered their respects to him. Liu
has been dubbed "Drum Set Boy" by netizens. [Photo/Xinhua]

Liu Jaixin, a 14-year-old dreamer, plays the "drum set" he made from waste materials in
Heng county, Nanning city, capital of Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, August 5, 2011.
[Photo/Xinhua]


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