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John McLaughlin: Thieves and Poets

Read "Thieves and Poets" reviewed by Eddie Becton

Guitarist John McLaughlin has been creating music for several decades, most notably jazz-rock fusion with the Mahavishnu Orchestra. Throughout McLaughlin has incorporated rhythms from around the globe in creating what has always been fresh music. Thieves and Poets is no exception, so McLaughlin-ites should be pleased.

“My Foolish Heart" has a pensive, yet melodic flare. Its ...

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John McLaughlin: Thieves and Poets

Read "Thieves and Poets" reviewed by Walter Kolosky

Thieves and Poets is the latest offering from guitarist John McLaughlin. Similar in concept to two of his previous albums, The Mediterranean Concerto and Time Remembered, but different in execution, Thieves and Poets is well worth the ten year wait McLaughlin fans have endured to hear the piece recorded.

In one form or another, McLaughlin's three-part ...