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GARY PIG GOLD on THE GENIUS Of JAN

Posted in Opinion with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on April 6, 2015 by segarini

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“He knew how to produce records very well. He had a very strong spirit for recording music. He was a great producer.”

When no less an authority on making records as Brian “No Pier Pressure” Wilson spoke those words, he was paying tribute not only to a dear friend and respected contemporary, but to a man whose contributions to the creation of American West Coast music is somehow seldom ever given their rightful place alongside the achievements of, say, Phil Spector or Wilson himself.

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