Friday, November 3, 2017
Fusion CD Reissue of the Month - "Allan Holdsworth: Velvet Darkness"
Velvet Darkness (CTI/Talking Elephant TECD 396) 1977/2017
**** (musical performance & sonic quality)
Produced by Creed Taylor
Engineered by Rudy Van Gelder @ Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey)
Cover Photo: Mitchell Funk
Featuring: Allan Holdswoth (acoustic & electric guitars, violin), Alan Pasqua (Fender Rhodes electric piano), Alphonso Johnson aka Embamba (electric bass), Narada Michael Walden (drums)