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Album Review: 'The Heart of Things'

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The Heart of Things

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
John McLaughlin
genre:
Jazz

We gave it a B-

Guitar hero McLaughlin has divided his recordings over the last few years between thoughtfully conceived jazz projects and standard-issue fusion fodder. Falling squarely in the latter category, Heart doesn’t lack for energy or flashy technical displays, but its thick patina of anonymity is unworthy of its still-vital creator. B-