Mahavishnu Orchestra   Birds of Fire
4.4 Ranking: #9 for 1973
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5.0 classicJethro | November 26th 10

These guys are truly both musicians and magicians. John McLaughlin is an out-of-this-world guitarist, drummer Billy Cobham is so intense and powerful that he should keep a fire extinguisher near his kit. This is an essential, classic jazz fusion masterpiece that will take you in a wonderful journey through some highly adventurous landscapes. Sometimes dreamy and clement, but mostly heavy, harsh.. no wait: it's actually a colossal piece of work. My perso favs are the t/t, 'Miles Beyond', 'Sanctuary' and 'Hope'.
It may take more than one listen to fully appreciate Mahavishnu Orchestra, but the experience will ultimately be more than rewarding


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5.0 classicZedo Kei | July 30th 12

Listening to "Birds Of Fire" is such a nice musical adventure!

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4.0 excellentInfinite Love From Drozd | April 11th 14

on fire

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2.5 averageTravis Montgomery | May 2nd 13

Unabashed, thickly layered 70's prog... I honestly can't find a thing to love on here... 2.3/5

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