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Apocalypse

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The Record That Changed My Life: Ben Weinman of the Dillinger Escape Plan Discusses 'Apocalypse' by the Mahavishnu Orchestra

“I’ve always felt that that record was like a rock-fusion Peter and the Wolf. It was so unhinged, but at the same time you can visualize every part of it. It was like a soundtrack in that way. Every instrument had its own personality and dynamic. That record was the perfect combination of premeditation, with orchestrated elements and jazz-improv going on at the same time.