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How to Play the Vuvuzela, That World Cup Horn

by Ian Chillag
Jun 14, 2010

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Play it wrong, he says, and it sounds "like the wailing of a terribly ill child." Play it right, though, and it makes the comforting music of a swarm of murderous bees.


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