JAZZ STANDARDS ON MARS – Robert Dick with the Soldier String Quartet and Stellar Guests
ENJA Records 9327-2 (1997)
Robert Dick with an All-Star Cast: The Soldier String Quartet featuring Regina Carter, Richard Bona, Mark Dresser, Kermit Driscoll, Ben Perowsky, Steve Argüelles
Music by Eric Dolphy, Jimi Hendrix, Wayne Shorter, John Coltrane, Ornette Coleman and Robert Dick.
One listen to “Machine Gun” and you’ll understand that these folks are into busting through convention. If this really is what jazz standards on Mars sound like, I’ll be hitching a ride on the next space probe to the red planet! – PBS Radio Guide