Kenny-G Meets Mingus (McGrew Productions) by Charles Mingus & Kenny G
About the track
Rolph Nemo, producer and owner of upstart Olympic Bastid Records, makes no apologies for offering what other labels would turn down in a heartbeat. "Some think these recordings should be burned," says Rolph, "they weren't meant to be. The truth is, just as Armstrong, Parker and Ornette had moments of sublime insight, so did they also fall flat on their keisters. That's why we (Olympic Bastid Records) are here. The public can more easily appreciate artists' contributions after hearing just how human they really were." Continue...