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John McLaughlin & the 4th Dimension: Live @ Ronnie Scott’s (Abstract Logix)

Among the knocks against fusion is that it too often sacrifices subtlety for loudness and chops. There are counterexamples, but Live @ Ronnie Scott’s by John McLaughlin & the 4th Dimension isn’t one. Never averse to introducing subtler elements just so he can pound the hell out of them, the septuagenarian guitar legend—chops as sharp as ever—seems … Read More “John McLaughlin & the 4th Dimension: Live @ Ronnie Scott’s (Abstract Logix)”

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John McLaughlin & the 4th Dimension: The Boston Record

Guitarist and composer John McLaughlin made his name in fusion and carries its torch decades later. Last year he and his current band the 4th Dimension-Gary Husband on keyboards and drums, Étienne M’Bappé on electric bass, Ranjit Barot on drums and vocals-wrapped up a summer U.S. tour with a show at Boston’s Berklee Performance Center. … Read More “John McLaughlin & the 4th Dimension: The Boston Record”

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