from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Jazz, folk, or country music played by performers who use unconventional instruments, such as kazoos, washboards, or jugs, sometimes in combination with conventional instruments.
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- n. A type of folk music, with jazz and blues influences, using homemade or improvised instruments.
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- n. a style of popular music in the 1950s; based on American folk music and played on guitars and improvised percussion instruments
Origin unknown.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)