5 Music Memes that Capture Life as a Musician

Ah, memes, the little snippets of internet humor that range from eye-roll inducing puns to references so bizarre that the vast majority of us can only guess what the point really is. Once in a while, however, there comes a meme that really hits home for some reason or another. Here are our 5 favorite memes that sum up some of the struggles of being a musician:

1.  We knew Beethoven was cool before practically anyone else:

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Source:  http://www.kelseyscheuerman.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/meme.jpg

2. Jimmy McMilan summing up our range struggles:

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Source: http://s2.quickmeme.com/img/de/de1419169af400e718a960c835d5512443c7af5670bfb8a256b872a6c5ad9860.jpg

3. Coming to terms with the way new music is made:

Source: http://cdn.themetapicture.com/media/funny-grumpy-old-man-meme.jpg

Source: http://cdn.themetapicture.com/media/funny-grumpy-old-man-meme.jpg

4. Getting through difficult music theory:

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5. Finally, Patrick Star asking the right questions: