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mahavishnu orchestra is easily the most talented group of musicians that i’ve ever known of and listened to. their amazing, extremely complex, sometimes frantic, and sometimes beautiful music is truly a challenging, and mentally stimulating listen on each and every occasion. musical experimentation was nothing new to the founder of the group, john mclaughlin, as he’d dedicated himself entirely to music years before; and had enjoyed considerable notoriety in one of the most coveted positions in jazz, as he was the guitarist for none other than miles davis. crenshaws the block, which featured marsalis providing some vocals and a sultry saxophone solo by victor goines, was buoyant. proving to be an audience favorite, this composition, which had an afrocentric flavor, ended with the musicians clapping their hands and stomping their feet until the sounds they produced decreased to a mere whisper. the euphoniums there are many valid reasons to own gold. the dollar has been steadily losing value since 1970, losing as much as 90% of its real value since that time. not coincidentally, the devaluation of the dollar began when the united states abandoned the gold standard in 1970. the paper currency was no longer backed by something tangible with real value.
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