squeeze-box


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squeeze-box

n
(Instruments) an informal name for concertina, accordion
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* SQZBX, a pizza restaurant and microbrewery pronounced "squeeze-box," is a couple of months out from opening at 236 Ouachita Ave.
During the province-wide OPSEU strike I stood in the miserable cold with a frozen squeeze-box and had hundreds of women workers join me in song.
My Irish Grandfather''s squeeze-box. He used to be in a ceilidh band.
Coventry Morris dancers (from left) John Edwards, Al Wright and Mike Mathew and squeeze-box player Pete Grassby.
Indeed, young Sonny played squeeze-box and cor anglais before he picked up the alto-sax as a teenager.
Ian Anderson, of fronts magazine, describes it as consisting of "full-scream female vocals and fearsome lead guitarists scattering dazzling, fractured lines." Some claim that the style comes second-hand to the guitar from the squeeze-box tradition.
"Critics tend to dismiss the accordion as a squeeze-box but in this age of electronic effects, the accordion stays true to the player - what you put in is what you get out."
Haste made slowly, pleasures of vigilance As accelerando rhythms in a squeeze-box Now gather towards the zenith of the dance.
Third, any new images of what he gets up to in his spare time will be infinitely preferable to the one already etched on our minds ...laying back in an armchair listening to Tord Grip play Swedish folk songs on his squeeze-box.