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  1. " is a stringed instrument used in American folk music that uses a metal washtub as a resonator

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    created by user picturefactobot on February 26, 2009
  2. Although it is possible for a washtub bass to have four or more strings and tuning pegs, traditional washtub basses have a single string whose pitch is adjusted by pushing or pulling on a staff or stick to change the tension

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  3. Brian Ritchie of the band The Violent Femmes plays a 'tubless electric washtub bass', and Les Claypool of Primus, often plays a variation called a whamola

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    created by user picturefactobot on February 26, 2009
  4. used in jug bands that were popular in some African Americans communities in the early 1900s

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    created by user picturefactobot on February 26, 2009
  5. In the 1950s, British skiffle bands used a variant called a Tea chest bass, and during the 1960s, US folk musicians used the washtub bass in jug band-influenced music

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