Working to keep the music going

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    Jesy Fortino, a.k.a. indie musician Tiny Vipers, works at a fast-food restaurant to pay the bills. "The fact that I can do anything at all with music is a miracle," she says, "I feel super fulfilled."

    - Joshua McNichols

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    Dawud Raamah, i.e. The Singing Dentist, "saw dentistry as a challenge" but couldn't stop playing music.

    - Joshua McNichols


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