Daylight Video

For those who have been requesting something jazzy, here you go: the Mahavishnu Orchestra, performing “Awakening” at the Festival de Chateauvallon in 1972. At just after 8:00, there’s some amazing interaction between John McLaughlin and Billy Cobham.

Ed Kilgore

Ed Kilgore, a Monthly contributing editor, is a columnist for the Daily Intelligencer, New York magazine’s politics blog, and the managing editor for the Democratic Strategist.