Originally Posted by toddbishop
Pat Metheny doesn't belong in the same category as Kenny G, who really is a purely commercial artist. He's done his share of commercial stuff, but he's also made and played on some of the best jazz albums of the last 35 years, including some very challenging stuff like Song X and Zero Tolerance For Silence.
I guess when I hear them on the same station I tend to lump them together. That is my fault or ignorance. But for one artist, regardless of genre, to call another's garbage is just wrong. If you don't like it don't listen.