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John McLaughlin

John McLaughlin, also Mahavishnu John McLaughlin, is a jazz fusion guitar player from Doncaster, Yorkshire in England. He came to prominence with the electric group of Miles Davis in the late 1960s, and with other well- known players such as Chick Corea and Tony Williams.

Before moving to the United States, McLaughlin recorded Extrapolation (with Tony Oxley and John Surman) in 1969. The album showcased McLaughlin as a guitarist of great technical virtuosity, power, speed, and inventiveness (such as the ability to play in odd meters).

He moved to the United States in 1969 to join Tony Williams's group Lifetime

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John McLaughlin and Jimmy Herring - Live in San Francisco

John McLaughlin and...

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2018

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Live at Ronnie Scott's

Live at Ronnie Scott's

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2017

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Where Fortune Smiles

Where Fortune Smiles

Esoteric Recordings
2017

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Paco and John - Live at Montreux 1987

Paco and John - Live...

Eagle Eye Media
2016

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The Boston Record

The Boston Record

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2014

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Now Here This

Now Here This

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2013

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