jug bandjug band
a kind of small band consisting of string instruments, as guitars or mandolins, with harmonicas, kazoos, and such household items as a washtub and washboard for percussion and an empty jug that produces bass notes when the performer blows across its mouth
Origin of jug bandfrom the jug, used as a musical instrument
A group that uses unconventional or improvised instruments, such as jugs, kazoos, and washboards.
(plural jug bands)