John McLaughlin takes the 4th Dimension to Milano (2014)

November 11, 2014 - John McLaughlin plays with Gary Husband (kb), Etienne Mbappe (b) and Ranjit Barot (d) at Blue Note Milano in Italy<img src='//' alt='Al Di Meola, John McLaughlin and Paco de Lucía - Friday Night in San Francisco' width='190' height='161'/>

Columbia publish Santana’s fifth album : ‘Welcome’ featuring John McLaughlin, Alice Coltrane and Flora Purim (1973)

Santana's 'Welcome' is the fifth studio album by . Released on November 9, 1973 by Columbia.1 . Going Home / Amazing Grace 2 . Castillos De Arena / Light Of Life / Se Acabo Track Listing : 1.Going Home (Antonín Dvorák, Alice Coltrane, Santana Band) - 04:11 . 2.Love, Devotion & Surrender (Richard Kermode, Carlos Santana) - 03:38 . 3.Samba De Sausalito (José Areas) - 03:11 . 4.When I Look Into…

John McLaughlin meets Jimmy Herring in NYC (2017)

November 3, 2017 - guitarists John McLaughlin & Jimmy Herring and their respective bands : The 4th Dimension for McLaughlin - that is Ranjit Barot (d), Gary Husband (kb, ds) & Etienne M’Bappé (b) - and The Invisible Whip for Herring - that is Jeff Sipe (d), Matt Slocum (B3,Clavinet), Jason Crosby (viol,Fender Rhodes, Wurlitzer) & Kevin Scott (b) - will perform separately and together…

John McLaughlin, his first time in Brazil (1978)

September 18, 1978 - John McLaughlin on guitar, L. Shankaron violin, Stu Goldberg on Fender Rhodes and Minimoog, Fernando Saunders on bass and Tony Smith on drums share the stage at "Festival de Jazz de São Paulo" at the Palácio das Convenções do Anhembi

Columbia publish Miles Davis’ album : ‘You’re Under Arrest’ recorded with John McLaughlin, John Scofield et al (1985)

Miles Davis' 'You're Under Arrest' is an album released on September 9, 1985 by Columbia.1 . Something's On Your Mind (Molde, Norway, 1984) 2 . Time After Time (Live, 1985) 3 . Jean Pierre 4 . Human Nature (Montreal) 5 . Something's On Your Mind Part 1 (Montreal) 6 . Something's On Your Mind Part 2 (Montreal) 7 . Time After Time (Montreal) 8 . Time After Time (Montreux, 1988) Track listing :…

John McLaughlin releases his second album : ‘Devotion’ (1970)

John McLaughlin's 'Devotion' is his second album recorded with Buddy Miles, Larry Young and Billy Rich and released in September 1970 by Douglas Records.Track Listing : 1.Devotion (John McLaughlin) - 11:25 . 2.Dragon Song (John McLaughlin) - 04:13 . 3.Marbles (John McLaughlin) - 04:05 . 4.Siren (John McLaughlin) - 05:55 . 5.Don'T Let The Dragon Eat Your Mother (John McLaughlin) - 05:18 .…

Al Di Meola, John McLaughlin, Paco De Lucia meet in Germany (1981)

August 30, 1981 - German television is to film Al Di Meola, John McLaughlin & Paco De Lucia playing solo or together at Loreley Amphitheatre in St. Goarshausen, Germany<img src='//' alt='Al Di Meola – All Your Life' width='190' height='161'/>

Miles Davis records ‘Bitches Brew’ with Chick Corea, Joe Zawinul, John McLaughlin, Wayne Shorter and others (1969)

Miles Davis' 'Bitches Brew' is a studio double album recorded on August 19–21, 1969 and released in April 1970 by Columbia.1 . Bitches Brew (Copenhagen, 1969) 2 . Bitches Brew (Europe, 1969) 3 . Spanish Key (Isle Of Wight, 1970) 4 . Sanctuary / Spanish Key (Tanglewood, Wizard 1970) 5 . Sanctuary (Europe, 1969) 6 . Full Concert (08/18/70, Tanglewood) Track listing : . 1.Pharaoh's Dance (Joe…

Columbia publish Miles Davis’ ‘In a Silent Way’ recorded with Wayne Shorter, John McLaughlin, Chick Corea, Herbie Hancock, Joe Zawinul, Dave Holland and Tony Williams (1969)

Miles Davis' 'In a Silent Way' is a studio album recorded in just one day, on February 18, 1969 at CBS Studio B in New York and released on July 30, 1969 by Columbia. 1 . It's About That Time (1970) Track listing : 1.Shhh/Peaceful - 18:16 . - Shhh (Miles Davis) - 06:14 . - Peaceful (Miles Davis) - 05:42 . - Shhh (Miles Davis) - 06:20 . 2.In a Silent Way/It's About That Time - 19:52 . - In a…

Carlos Santana and John McLaughlin record ‘Love Devotion Surrender’ with their respective bands (1973)

'Love Devotion Surrender' by Carlos Santana & John McLaughlin is an album recorded with their respective bands, Santana and The Mahavishnu Orchestra and released on July 20, 1973 by Columbia.1 . Naima (Montreux, 2011) 2 . The Life Divine (Live) 3 . Switzerland 2016 Full Concert Track Listing : 1.A Love Supreme (John Coltrane) - 07:48 . 2.Naima (John Coltrane) - 03:09 . 3.The Life Divine…

John McLaughlin records with L. Shankar, Zakir Hussain, Ramnad Raghavan and T. H. ‘Vikku’ Vinayakram’ ‘Shakti with John McLaughlin’ (1975)

'Shakti with John McLaughlin' is the first album (recorded on July 5, 1975) by a group gathering John McLaughlin with L. Shankar on violin, Zakir Hussain on tabla, Ramnad Raghavan on the Mridangam and T. H. 'Vikku' Vinayakram on Ghatam; released in 1976 by Columbia.1 . Joy 2 . Lotus Feet (w/ John McLaughlin & Paco De Lucia) 3 . 1977 Pori Jazz Festival Track Listing : 1.Joy (John Mclaughlin,…

B.B.King meets John McLaughlin at Montreux Jazz (2006)

July 3, 2006 - B.B. King has invited all his friends at the Montreux Jazz Festival, Switzerland. Among them, John McLaughlin <img src='//' alt='Al Di Meola, John McLaughlin and Paco de Lucía - Friday Night in San Francisco' width='190' height='161'/>

Stanley Clarke releases his fourth album : ‘School Days’ recorded with John Mclaughlin, George Duke, Billy Cobham et al (1976)

Stanley Clarke's 'School Days' is his fourth album recorded in June 1976 and released the same year by Nemperor Records.1 . School Days (w/ George Duke) 2 . School Days (w/ Larry Coryell, Sevilla, 1991) 3 . Life Is Just A Game (10/12/1979) 4 . Life Is Just A Game Track Listing : 1.School Days (Stanley Clarke) - 07:51 . 2.Quiet Afternoon (Stanley Clarke) - 05:09 . 3.The Dancer (Stanley…

Douglas Records publish John McLaughlin’s ‘My Goal’s Beyond,’ his third solo album (1971)

John McLaughlin's 'My Goal's Beyond' is his third solo album dedicated to Indian guru Sri Chinmoy, his spiritual leade aAnd released in June 1971 by Douglas Records. 1 . Goodbye, Pork Pie Hat 2 . Goodbye, Pork Pie Hat (w/ Jonas Hellborg) 3 . Blue In Green 4 . Blue In Green (Chicago) Track Listing : 1.Peace One (John Mclaughlin) - 07:18 . 2.Peace Two (John Mclaughlin) - 12:15 . 3.Goodbye Pork…

Abstract Logix publish ‘The Boston Record’ by John McLaughlin & The 4th Dimension (2014)

'The Boston Record' by John McLaughlin & The 4th Dimension is a live album recorded on June 22, 2013 at Berklee College of Music and released on March 18, 2014 by Abstract Logix.Track Listing : 1.Raju (John McLaughlin) - 08:35 . 2.Little Miss Valley (John McLaughlin) - 09:21 . 3.Abbaji (John McLaughlin) - 06:53 . 4.Echoes From Then (John McLaughlin) - 08:15 . 5.Senor C.S. (John McLaughlin) -…

John McLaughlin and band are in Singapore (2014)

March 11, 2014 - John McLaughlin with his band, the 4th Dimension are in Singapore for the local jazz festival.<img src='//' alt='Al Di Meola, John McLaughlin and Paco de Lucía - Friday Night in San Francisco' width='190' height='161'/>

Carlos Santana and John McLaughlin honour Sri Chinmoy (1975)

<img src='//' alt='' class='image_product'/>March 8, 1975 - Carlos Santana and John McLaughlin share their devotion with Sri Chinmoy during the "Jharna Kala Concert" at Central Park in New York City

John McLaughlin brings a 4th Dimension to Paris (2017)

March 1, 2017 - John McLaughlin & The 4th Dimension - that is Gary Husband (kb, d), Étienne M'Bappé (b) & Ranjit Barot (drums) - perform at New Morning in Paris<img src='//' alt='Al Di Meola, John McLaughlin and Paco de Lucía - Friday Night in San Francisco' width='190' height='161'/>

John McLaughlin records ‘Extrapolation,’ his debut album for Marmalade Records (1969)

John McLaughlin's 'Extrapolation' is his debut album recorded on January 18, 1969 and released In 1969 by Marmalade Records.Track Listing : 1.Extrapolation (John McLaughlin) - 02:57 . 2.It'S Funny (John McLaughlin) - 04:25 . 3.Arjen'S Bag (John McLaughlin) - 04:25 . 4.Pete The Poet (John McLaughlin) - 05:00 . 5.This Is For Us To Share (John McLaughlin) - 03:30 . 6.Spectrum (John McLaughlin) -…

Happy Birthday John McLaughlin. ‘Elegant Octogenarian’

This day (January 4, 1942), in  Doncaster, South Yorkshire (UK), is born John McLaughlin, an English guitarist, bandleader and composer.Tracklist : w/ Carlos Santana, Cindy Blackman etc - The Quarantine Blues (2020) . El Hombre Que Sabia (2019) . Meeting of the Spirits/Birds of Fire (2017) . w/ Chick Corea – Miles Beyond (2016) . w/ Jean Luc Ponty & Zakir Hussain – Lotus Feet (2013) . Little…

Chick Corea meets John McLaughlin (2016)

December 10, 2016 - during his 75th birthday celebration, Chick Corea has invited John McLaughlin plus Victor Wooten on bass, Lenny White on percussion at Blue Note in New York City

John McLaughlin takes his Trio to Berlin (1991)

November 2, 1991 - John McLaughlin shares the stage with Trilok Gurtu and Dominique Di Piazza at the Berlin Jazz Festival in West Berlin<img src='//' alt='Al Di Meola, John McLaughlin and Paco de Lucía - Friday Night in San Francisco' width='190' height='161'/>

John McLaughlin takes Mahavishnu to Antibes (1986)

July 27, 1986 - Mahavishnu - that is - John McLaughlin (g), Bill Evans (s), Jim Beard (kb), Jonas Hellborg (b) & Danny Gotlieb (d) will be on stage at "Festival de jazz d'Antibes" in Antibes Juan Les Pins, France<img src='//' alt='Al Di Meola, John McLaughlin and Paco de Lucía - Friday Night…

Miles Davis records ‘Jack Johnson’ also known as ‘A Tribute to Jack Johnson’ for Columbia (1970)

Miles Davis' 'Jack Johnson' is a soundtrack album also known as 'A Tribute to Jack Johnson' recorded on February 18 and April 7, 1970 and released in February 1971 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Right Off (Miles Davis, Teo Macero) – 26:53 . 2.Yesternow (Miles Davis) – 25:34Jim MarshallALSO READOfficial SiteWikipediaHyperallergicThe Leica Camera BlogMusicians : Miles Davis – Trumpet . Steve Grossman…

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From 'Marbles' to 'Two Sisters', the 12 most popular songs of John McLaughlin , ' an English guitarist, bandleader and composer whose music includes many genres of jazz, and rock, which he coupled with an interest in Indian classical music to become one of the pioneering figures in fusion.'

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