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Posted on nov 12, 2010 in Interviews, News, Tours | 0 comments

When lightning-fast guitar shredding is experiencing a revival by indie buzz acts like Marnie Stern and PS I Love You, the timing’s good for legendary jazz rock guitar god John McLaughlin to crank up his amp and show the kids how to wail like Coltrane. When lightning-fast guitar shredding is experiencing a revival by indie buzz acts like Marnie Stern and...

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He’s the one: John McLaughlin’s inspiration

He’s the one: John McLaughlin’s inspiration

Posted on nov 10, 2010 in Interviews, News, Tours | 0 comments

There are jazz guitarists, and there is John McLaughlin. The 68-year-old Englishman has been a standout since he changed the sound and feel of Miles Davis’s band on In a Silent Way in 1969, not only through the speed and agility of his playing, but also through the power and audacity of his sound. He turned the jazz world on its head two years later when...

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[UPDATED] [updated 2] John McLaughlin and the 4th Dimension will be touring the US in Nov/Dec 2010

Posted on sept 6, 2010 in News, Tours | 50 comments

10 nov. 10 Quebec City Palais Montcalm Canada 11 nov. 10 Toronto Koerner Hall Canada 12 nov. 10 Philadelphia Keswick Theatre US 13 nov. 10 New-York Town Hall US 14 nov. 10 Alexandria Birchmere US 16 nov. 10 Boston House of Blues US 18 nov.10 Milwaukee Northern Lights Theatre US 19 nov. 10 Saint-Louis–Mo Sheldon Concert Hall US 20 nov. 10 Atlanta Rialto...

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Review from Liverpool concert on 10th of May

Posted on mai 17, 2010 in News, Tours | 3 comments

John McLaughlin & The 4th Dimension. Liverpool Philharmonic, 10 May 2010 I’m not a paid-up member of the jazz cognoscenti club; unaware of the modals, keys, arpeggio, chords and whatever. I’m a music fan not a technocrat, and love all great music, whatever the genre. Frankly, I don’t give a monkey’s for influences when I’m listening; it’s what I hear...

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Jazz breaking news: Exclusive John McLaughlin Cover Feature In May Jazzwise Plus UK Tour Dates

Posted on avr 9, 2010 in News, Tours | 0 comments

Guitar icon John McLaughlin will feature on the cover of the May issue of Jazzwise magazine – out on 29 April – and talks exclusively to Stuart Nicholson about his fiery new quartet album with his 4th Dimension band. Featuring the twin drum attack of Mark Mondesir and Gary Husband (also on keyboards on the album) the band now features newly recruited...

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