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To reveal the rhythmatist, click on the face you suspect belongs to the tub-thumper. (And, no, it’s not Chumbawamba.)

How to win a T-shirt:

  • Tell us the name of the band. Or…
  • Tell us which band member will quit the band, and why. Or…
  • Tell us which band member will be fired, and why. Or…
  • Tell us something we need to know about the photo.

Answer any or all of those questions to our satisfaction and a stylin’ T-shirt is yours. E-mail your best guess to webmeister@washcp.com.

LAST WEEK’S MYSTERY BAND (Click link to refresh your memory.)

“Sorry, dude,” says the Man From the Future. “This week’s pic is too boring for any inspirational jokes. Just four stale crackers standing in the dark. I can only imagine how bland the music is, since they took no risks of any kind for that photo.”

Well! But we can’t argue. Then again, the band named itself DISLIKE, so maybe they don’t care.

This Friday, May 11, Butch Trucks celebrates a birthday. Will Jaimoe show up to help eat the cake? On Wednesday, May 16, legendary jazz basher Billy Cobham turns 63. Billy was just featured in Modern Drummer magazine’s Drum Gods special issue. On Thursday, May 17, Bill Bruford will be the owner of a happy heart. Also that day, Dave Abbruzzese will be jammin’ his head off.

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