Examples of percussive in a Sentence
The song had a punchy, percussive rhythm.
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Vijay Iyer’s avant-garde excursions borrow from Monk’s percussive experimentalism.
Steep’s production moves slowly, and falls into repetitive traps, including a sound design that feels stuck in the same percussive loop.
Most impressive was his guitar playing, which was stellar and invigorated all night, a series of improvised, inspired and spot-on forays into jazz, rock and blues, whether strumming percussive chords or plucking sublime leads.
Jason Aldean was performing when a rapid-fire weapon unleashed its percussive fire.
But at least 21 Americans who worked in the U.S. Embassy in Cuba have reported medical problems since late last year, when percussive attacks on their residences began.
Tracks open with simple percussive patterns and grow as instrumental sounds arrive and layer, their overtones coalescing as the hooks dig in deep.
So Percussion, for example, collaborates with the also-percussive alternative indie band Man Forever.
In 2011, 70 years later, Step Afrika!, a company dedicated to the percussive art of stepping, brought those paintings to life.
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