hambone

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hambone

(ˈhæmˌbəʊn)
n
(Music, other)
a. a method of striking the body in order to provide percussion
b. (as modifier): hambone rhythms.
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On October 1, after receiving trademark clearance and approval from MiLB and MLB, the group managed to whittle the 6,000 names to the following five finalists: Flatheads, Flying Squirrels, Hambones, Rhinos, and Rock Hoppers.
In fact, following notice that Hambones could reference a rhythmic drumming done by slaves to defy slave owners, the Richmond chapter of the NAACP publically requested that the Hambones name be removed from the list because of the racial connotation.
Monday: The Crazy Hambones at the Mailbox at midday and the Ipanema bar at 8pm.
Meet and greet artists from Blameless Lake, Hop On Pop, 4 Aces and a Queen, Stellar West and The Bare Hambones before checking out some great tunes.