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Effective Monday April 3, Jambands.com also can be located at www.IndieProgIndieProgIndie.com. The additional URL has been added to appease those artists who send press kits and emails soliciting coverage and offering news corrections even as they disavow any knowledge of the site. In the past two years, a number of former New Groove of the Month selections have changed their directions both artistically and grammatically. When we started out as the Benevento-Russo Duo, we were definitely doing the whole jazz-odyssey jam thing, says two-time New Groove Jammy Award winner Joe Russo. But,in the past two years, weve really started to focus on songwriting and our new name, the Benevento/Russo Duo, clearly reflects this shift in focus. Similarly, the Slip has officially capitalized its the pre-fix, sonically linking the Boston-bred trio to popular indie-outfits like The Strokes, The Killers and The Hives. On a somewhat related note, Superfly has confirmed that the Three Six Mafia will headline Bonnaroo 2006. In a press statement, the festival organizers explained, In the beginning, we had this jamband stigma, but weve always been a hip-hop festival at heartI mean it doesnt get much more ghetto than The Big Wu.