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The Manager of Quintessence

Chris Charlesworth, Rock's Backpages, 15 May 2009

IT'S NOT OFTEN I come across the name Quintessence these days but the give-away CD on the most recent MOJO is an Island folk compilation that includes a track by this now largely-unheralded group, a bunch of raga-influenced musicians who blended their spiritual philosophy of peace and good vibes with long jams that featured much chanting and jazz-like percussion.

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