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The song had a punchy, percussive rhythm.
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The Ping-Pong players also make percussive sounds by dribbling the ball with a hand drum and, in the finale, dumping a container of balls on the table.
Kyrie Irving and Marcus Peters are among the athletes who're using percussive massage therapy devices to help treat cramps during games and loosen up stiff areas before sessions.
Gabriel played the clarinet to the rhythm of the percussive parade.
There's an effectively minimalist, percussive music score credited to Elliot Goldenthal.
The black-and-blue, handheld massage tool ($599, theragun.com) is becoming increasingly popular in locker rooms and on the sidelines, as athletes turn to percussive massage therapy for quick relief for aching muscles.
Johnson had a knack for uplifting a song with just a single guitar lick, a little percussive chink sound, at the right time and place.
With drummer Tripp Howell leading the percussive charge, its tracks dance and pulse with quasi-anthemic tendencies behind Brandon Lancaster's relatable, every-man vocals.
The percussive ensemble sound/movement show has been around for decades and is still kicking up clouds of dust with its garbage-can-banging and broom-sweeping routines.
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