Plenty of jazz musicians and aficionados think Kenny G is the Antichrist. Still, there are millions of people who think he's a godsend. Those same people would hate the Dead Kenny G's, whose music is a far cry from the sappy drivel dished out by its namesake. Skerik and Mike Dillon, who formed the act, essentially approach jazz with a punk attitude and a funk groove. Skerik runs his saxes through pitch-transposition effects so he can play chords or have the effect of multiple horn parts, while Dillon plays a massive hybrid drum kit with xylophone, vibraphone and tablas attached so he can have access to everything at once. We caught up with Skerik and asked him if he and Dillon were really haters of the curly-maned smooth-jazz purveyor, or if they... More >>>