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monica players, singer-songwrit- ers and bands, including Preda- tor Dub Assassins, Arlan Feiles, Waiting on Mongo, Nick Clemons Band, Moroccan Sheepherders, Sandy Mack and many more.   The hoppin’ Teak Rooftap in Red Bank will be a regular stop throughout the spring and sum- mer, including April 30 at Flavor- fest, a benefit for the Red Bank Education Foundation. The band’s schedule also will bring them June 17 to World Café Live in Wilming- ton, Del., and July 22 to Whiskey Tango in Philadelphia. In the following chat, Potts and Marra share about what it’s been like not only for Colossal Street Jam to have come back but to thrive. What do the new members of Colossal Street Jam bring to the band that wasn’t there before and how has that made an impact? Potts: The addition of Dave Halp- ern on drums and Eric Safka has made us complete. The original version of Colossal had an organ player, so bringing in Eric, who is an amazing player and also a EXCLUSIVE MEDIA PREMIERE: Watch a video for “I Can’t Take It” by Colossal Street Jam NJ STAGE 2017 - Vol. 4 No. 3 INDEX NEXT ARTICLE 115