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That was yesterday

More than 10 years since their debut, Colepitz have long since had their day in the sun. But sometimes it really is about the music.  
 Colepitz return to forever with No Tomorrow Tonight
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  June 04, 2010
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Into the groove

The 2010 Best Music Poll nominees announcement is fast approaching, but we do know all of the '09 victors will return to defend their titles, including jazz/funk reigning champs Funkatronic, who are looking for a three-peat.
Funkatronic kick out the hybrid-fueled jams
By CHRIS CONTI  |  March 12, 2010
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Stomu Yamash’ta | Raindog

For a sample of Yamash’ta’s impressive range, the tranquil Floating Music (1972) and the car-racing-inspired One by One (1974) are good entry points for this often neglected performer and composer.
Esoteric (2008)
By GUSTAVO TURNER  |  November 18, 2008
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Al DiMeola

Long Islander DiMeola played a pivotal role in the development of fusion guitar.
Consequence of Chaos | Telarc
By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  September 26, 2006
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The talk of the town

With the Boston Globe Jazz & Blues Festival defunct and no other significant local jazz fest in sight, the Beantown Jazz Festival has been stepping up to fill the void.
Live jazz to die for
By JON GARELICK  |  September 13, 2006
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Mike Stern

The bitch is that nobody goes “out” in this pedantic fusion session. Mike Stern, "Good Question"  (mp3)
Who Let The Cat’s Out | Heads Up  
By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  September 05, 2006