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Steps Ahead

Steps Ahead has been played on NTS in shows including The Do!! You!!! Breakfast Show w/ Charlie Bones, featured first on 1 August 2014. Songs played include Radio-Active, Pools and Miles Away.

Steps Ahead was formed by vibraphonist Mike Mainieri as a vehicle to bring together some New York virtuosi in a fusion group.

The line-up on Step By Step (December 1980) included tenor saxophonist Michael Brecker, pianist Don Grolnick, bassist Eddie Gomez, and drummer Steve Gadd. The supergroup continued to supply technical mastery but little emotion on Paradox (1982), with Peter Erskine replacing Gadd, and Steps Ahead (1983), with Eliane Elias replacing Grolnick (who…

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Radio-Active
Steps Ahead
Elektra Musician1984
Radio-Active
Steps AheadElektra Musician1984
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Pools
Steps Ahead
Elektra Musician1983
Pools
Steps AheadElektra Musician1983
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Miles Away
Steps Ahead
NYC Records1995
Miles Away
Steps AheadNYC Records1995
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