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The Meters

The Meters has been played on NTS over 40 times, featured on 42 episodes and was first played on 11 February 2014.

The Meters are an American funk band formed in 1965 by Zigaboo Modeliste (drums), George Porter Jr. (bass), Leo Nocentelli (guitar), and Art Neville (keyboards) in New Orleans. The band performed and recorded their own music from the late 1960s until 1977 and played an influential role as backing musicians for other artists, including Lee Dorsey, Robert Palmer, Dr. John, and Allen Toussaint. Their original songs "Cissy Strut" and "Look-Ka Py Py" are considered funk classics.

While they rarely enjoyed significant mainstream success, they…

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Sophisticated Cissy
The Meters
Josie Records1968
Sophisticated Cissy
The MetersJosie Records1968
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Hand Clapping Song
The Meters
Josie Records1970
Hand Clapping Song
The MetersJosie Records1970
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Wichita Lineman
The Meters feat. Art Neville
Josie Records1970
Wichita Lineman
The Meters feat. Art NevilleJosie Records1970
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All I Do Everyday
The Meters
Special Delivery, The Network1992
All I Do Everyday
The MetersSpecial Delivery, The Network1992
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Just Kissed My Baby
The Meters
Reprise Records1974
Just Kissed My Baby
The MetersReprise Records1974
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Cissy Strut
The Meters
Island Records1974
Cissy Strut
The MetersIsland Records1974
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Handclapping Song
The Meters
Charly R&B1986
Handclapping Song
The MetersCharly R&B1986
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Look Ka-Py Py
The Meters
Get Back2001
Look Ka-Py Py
The MetersGet Back2001
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Loving You Is On My Mind
The Meters
Reprise Records1974
Loving You Is On My Mind
The MetersReprise Records1974
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Cardova
The Meters
Josie1969
Cardova
The MetersJosie1969
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