John McLaughlin

official website

Navigation Menu

Interview for World Music Central

Interview for World Music Central

Posted on Mai 6, 2013 in Interviews, News | 1 comment

Legendary jazz guitarist and fusion pioneer John McLaughlin will be touring the United States and Canada in June 2013. This will be his first U.S. tour in three years. The renowned musician will be presenting material from his latest album, ‘Now Here This‘ released a few months ago, as well as earlier pieces. McLaughlin also appears in the latest album by...

Read More

BlogTalkRadio Interview with John

BlogTalkRadio Interview with John

Posted on Avr 25, 2013 in Interviews, News | 1 comment

Legendary guitarist (Mahavishnu Orchestra, Shakti, 4th Dimension, Miles Davis, Tony Williams), musical and cultural transcender, John McLaughlin’s accomplishments and influences span generaions. Jeff Beck declared him “the best guitarist alive” in 2010. In 2003, McLaughlin ranked 49th in Rolling Stone’s « 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time » and in...

Read More

Downbeat 2013 01

Downbeat 2013 01

Posted on Déc 21, 2012 in Interviews, News | 0 comments

Article by Bill Milkowski // Photo by steven Sussman – John Bouchet Onstage at the 2011 Nice Jazz Festival, just down the road from his residence on the French Riviera, John McLaughlin flashed « the look of eagles » as his band lit a fire beneath him. Powerhouse drummer Ranjit Barot set the table with frightening intensity on the kit as the...

Read More

GUITARPLAYER US december 2012

GUITARPLAYER US december 2012

Posted on Déc 20, 2012 in Interviews, News | 1 comment

By Adam Levy It’s nearly impossible to think of jazz-rock fusion without an electric guitarist in the mix. The genre itself – which began in the late 1960s – seems built around the sound of the instrument, with early players striving to … Read more the PDF >...

Read More

M Music and Musicians

M Music and Musicians

Posted on Déc 12, 2012 in Interviews, News | 1 comment

John McLaughLin reMeMbers soMe odd advice he once received from Miles davis—cryptic words at the time, but later made perfect sense. it was 1969, and the young guitar master was working in the studio with the jazz titan when “Miles made this Zen statement,”recallsMcLaughlin.“hetoldme,‘Playlikeyoudon’tknow how to play guitar.’” davis wanted McLaughlin to...

Read More