While their recorded output is slim, they demonstrate that Cincinnati was a jug band town, too. The tradition continues with the Cincinnati Dancing Pigs.
Cincinnati Jug Band
Time period: Pre-WWII
Date nominated: Apr 9, 2010
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The Cincinnati Jug Band's instrumental, "Newport Blues," was included on Harry Smith's Anthology of American Folk Music, and includes an unusually loud and clear jug performance.
Jug Band Hall of Fame
Sponsored by Arlo Leach and the National Jug Band Jubilee
Inspired by The Amazing Mister
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