Friday, November 13, 2015

Bennie Maupin - The Jewel in the Lotus (1974)

Beautiful, highly abstract jazz fusion led by multi-instrumentalist Bennie Maupin. Much of the album has a fragmented, nervous energy that nonetheless maintains some semblance of tranquility, perfectly matching my presently unsuccessful attempts to decompress.

Track listing:
1. Ensenada
2. Mappo
3. Excursion
4. Past + Present = Future
5. The Jewel in the Lotus
6. Winds of Change
7. Song for Tracie Dixon Summers
8. Past Is Past

Weird door


  1. This is amazing! Thanks!

  2. Just saw Maupin at the "Le Guess Who" festival. Still really good at 75 years old! Thanks.

  3. thanks so much for all you do, my world is a better place!

  4. Thanks a lot, you´ve been very kind, i love so much the jazz fusion.

  5. Thanks a lot, you´ve been very kind.