Who is your favourite musical polymath?

Mines Jake Bugg. Guitar and harmonica.
Also does vocals.

Cheers.

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Liam Gallagher.

Lead vocals.
Tambourine

Cheers

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I don’t think he does actually

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Mine’s Paul Jones of Manfredd Mann

Do Wah Diddies and Maracas

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But can he walk and chew gum at the same time?

Rolo Tomassi:
Polyrhythms + math rock

Laurence Fox. Singing, tweeting, being an unmitigated cunt, and breaking world records for desperation. Amazing multitasking

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Genuine answer - Jim o rourke.
Plays guitar, bass synths etc etc etc, sings (not great but decent enough)
Produces.
Has singer songwriter, post rock, instrumental orchestral, synth improv and harsh noise releases to his name. Probably the only person who could put in a stint as bassist for sonic youth and do a noise collab with merzbow.

Talented man.

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Dave Grohl. Plays guitar and sings

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And played the bongos on the Bleach EP

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Bez:

Maracas
Vibes

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Flavor Flav:

Clocks, speaking loudly etc

Actually…