Metheny and Coleman: 20 Years of 'Song X'

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Guitarist Pat Metheny and sax great Ornette Coleman collaborated 20 years ago. Now, a remix. hide caption

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Jazz critic Kevin Whitehead reviews Song X: Twentieth Anniversary, a reissue and remix of a 1985 collaboration between guitarist Pat Metheny and saxophonist Ornette Coleman.

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