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Definition of jug band in English:

noun

A group of jazz, blues, or folk musicians using simple or improvised instruments such as jugs and washboards.
Example sentences
  • We used have a jug band, Gutbucket, in Memphis years ago and that is when I started playing the washboard.
  • There is perhaps no other ensemble form as versatile as the jug band.
  • This year, the festival will even feature its first jug band.

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