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April 21st, 2005, 01:43 PM
Funk Band The Meters Reunite for Farewell Concert in New Orleans

Morning Edition (http://www.npr.org/templates/rundowns/rundown.php?prgId=3), April 21, 2005 One of the highlights this weekend at JazzFest in New Orleans will be the farewell concert of The Meters. Music journalist Ashley Kahn remembers The Meters, a funk band of the late-1960s and '70s. The group didn't have many hits, but it continues to influence musicians today.