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John McLaughlin and Jimmy Herring To Release ‘Live in San Francisco’ on September 21

(Los Angeles, CA) June 19, 2018 “This recording of the final set at the Warfield Theatre brings to full circle the amazing advent of The Mahavishnu Orchestra In 1971, and its renaissance on this night in San Francisco.” mused the boundary-shattering guitarist John McLaughlin. On his farewell tour of America, which was comprised of 25 concerts, John invited one his favorite musicians, guitarist Jim... »

Show of the Week: Remember Shakti – Live at Jazz a Vienne

Show of the Week: Remember Shakti – Live at Jazz a Vienne

Remember Shakti is a quintet which combines elements of traditional Indian music with elements of jazz. The band consists of English guitarist John McLaughlin, Zakir Hussain (tabla), U. Srinivas (mandolin), Shankar Mahadevan (vocals), and V. Selvaganesh (kanjira, ghatam, mridangam), who are all of Indian descent. The band’s name is derived from John Mclaughlin’s acoustic Indian fusion ... »

Show of the Week: John McLaughlin Trio (with Elvin Jones, Joey DeFrancesco) – 1996

Show of the Week: John McLaughlin Trio (with Elvin Jones, Joey DeFrancesco) – 1996

Our latest Show of the Week…. enjoy! John McLaughlin – guitar Joey DeFrancesco – Hammond organ Elvin Jones – drums 1. My Favorite Things 2. Sing Me Softly of the Blues 3. Encuentros 4. Naima 5. Take the Coltrane #showoftheweek »

John McLaughlin in GOLDMINE Magazine – April Issue

John McLaughlin in GOLDMINE Magazine – April Issue

No one plays guitar quite the way John McLaughlin does. From his heady rock star days in the Mahavishnu Orchestra to projects with Carlos Santana, Miles Davis, Shakti, The Rolling Stones, Jaco Pastorius, film soundtracks and even ballets, McLaughlin still has his signature sting. On his current Live @ Ronnie Scott’s (Abstract Logix), his lifelong fascination with the music of India returns to the ... »

Interview with the Founder & CEO of Abstract Logix

Interview with the Founder & CEO of Abstract Logix

Fresh off a tour with the 2018 Grammy award-winning guitarist John McLaughlin, Souvik Dutta, CEO of Abstract Logix, gives us a behind the scenes look at the jazz legend’s historic American Farewell Tour & we discuss Steem-powered music. You can read the piece here. »

John McLaughlin Wins a Grammy!

John McLaughlin Wins a Grammy!

Thank you everyone! John McLaughlin wins a Grammy for Best Improvised Jazz Solo for “Miles Beyond” from Live at Ronnie Scotts – John McLaughlin & the 4th Dimension (Abstract Logix 2017) (Los Angeles, CA) January 29, 2018  —  Last night brought John McLaughlin his second Grammy win, his first as a Solo Artist.    Presented yesterday at the 60th Annual Grammy® Awards, JOH... »

Updated: John McLaughlin to Auction PRS Double Neck Guitar for Charity

Updated: John McLaughlin to Auction PRS Double Neck Guitar for Charity

The custom double neck guitar made for John McLaughlin by Paul Reed Smith Guitars, used by John on the Meeting of the Spirits tour, will be auctioned off to the highest bidder, with the auction starting today and running until December 10. All proceeds will benefit Music Heals, providing therapy for children and adults in Ramallah. Here is a message from John: For my farewell tour of the US, Paul ... »

More ‘Meeting of the Spirits Tour’ Reviews From the Road

More ‘Meeting of the Spirits Tour’ Reviews From the Road

Our friends at All About Jazz offer this review of the show in Ann Arbor, Michigan. MusicFestNews has a write-up with details about the show at the Florida Theatre in Jacksonville. Here’s a version of “Meeting of the Spirits” from the Lincoln Theatre in Washington, DC on November 11, 2017. »

“This Is The Way I Do It” Instructional DVDs Available Again

“This Is The Way I Do It” Instructional DVDs Available Again

Once more available is the fantastic 3-DVD box set from John McLaughlin, “This Is The Way I Do It“. This highly-rated instructional set offers multiple camera angles, play-along scores, and a progressive outline of concepts for study. Click the ‘Buy Now’ button above to view the box set at John’s merch store. »

John McLaughlin - Live at Ronnie Scotts

John McLaughlin Nominated for a Grammy

Abstract Logix artist John McLaughlin was nominated today for a Grammy award for his guitar solo on one of the pieces on his latest release, Live at Ronnie Scott’s. The tune Miles Beyond originally appeared on Birds of Fire by Mahavishnu Orchestra in 1973. 2018 Nominees, Improvised jazz solo: “Can’t Remember Why” — Sara Caswell, soloist “Dance of Shiva” — Billy ... »

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