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date: 21 October 2019

skiffle. 

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The Oxford Companion to Music
Author(s):
Kenneth GloagKenneth Gloag

A style of popular music which arose in the USA in the 1930s; it is a hybrid form taking elements from jazz and the blues. It was revived in the 1950s, when it also became popular in Britain, its leading performer there being ... ...

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