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Why Creation

Omnipotent Self , dynamic yet static

Omnipresent, Omniscient and formless

Base Supreme penetrating and permeating

It is Brahman, One and only God per se

It has no need ever, no desire for Itself… 565 more words


Album Review: John McLaughlin's Black Light

Settled band line-ups in jazz are pretty rare. The Duke Ellington Orchestra, Dave Brubeck Quartet, Modern Jazz Quartet, Thelonious Monk Quartet (1964-1968), Medeski, Martin And Wood and The Bad Plus spring to mind. 551 more words

Album Reviews

Message To The Jazz Police: John McLaughlin/Mahavishnu's Adventures In Radioland

Polygram Records, released October 1986


I first heard guitarist John McLaughlin as a very impressionable 15-year-old when I stumbled across the unsettling, brilliant ‘ 590 more words

Album Reviews

421: February 25th, 2015

Song:  Noonward Race
Artist:  The Mahavishnu Orchestra
Album:  The Inner Mounting Flame (1971)

A friend of mine posted a live version of this on Facebook a few days ago and it blew my mind so I figure it should blow yours as well.


Level 42's Mark King talks about his 'Influences'

EXCLUSIVE! Level 42’s Mark King speaks to movingtheriver.com about his classic solo album Influences, released by Polydor in July 1984.

MP: Can you just briefly summarise the story behind  1,256 more words

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10 and Need for Alternate thinking

It was very interesting to watch the movie World War Z (although kids got super scared of the Zombies) and hear of the 10th Man Doctrine. 421 more words