Secrets (Allan Holdsworth album)

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Secrets
Studio album by Allan Holdsworth
Released 1989 (1989)[1]
Recorded Front Page Recorders in Costa Mesa, California; Music Grinder Studios in Hollywood; The Brewery in North County, San Diego
Genre Jazz fusion
Length 37:20[2]
Label Intima
Producer Allan Holdsworth
Allan Holdsworth chronology
With a Heart in My Song
(1988)
Secrets
(1989)
Wardenclyffe Tower
(1992)
Alternative cover
2008 remastered edition

Secrets is the sixth studio album by guitarist Allan Holdsworth, released in 1989 through Intima Records; a remastered edition was reissued in 2008 through Eidolon Efformation.[3]

Critical reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 4.5/5 stars[1]

Vincent Jeffries of AllMusic gave Secrets a very positive 4.5 stars out of five, calling it "a true masterpiece" and "a triumph", whilst highlighting Holdsworth's "unreachable technical standard" and continued development of the SynthAxe.[1]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Music Length
1. "City Nights"   Gary Husband 2:33
2. "Secrets" (lyrics: Rowanne Mark) Allan Holdsworth 4:22
3. "54 Duncan Terrace"   Holdsworth 4:34
4. "Joshua"   Steve Hunt 5:59
5. "Spokes"   Holdsworth 3:32
6. "Maid Marion"   Hunt 7:16
7. "Peril Premonition"   Chad Wackerman 4:45
8. "Endomorph" (lyrics: Mark) Holdsworth 4:19
Total length:
37:20

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Jeffries, Vincent. "Secrets - Allan Holdsworth". AllMusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 2014-09-08.
  2. ^ Secrets (CD release "CR 300-2").
  3. ^ "Secrets by Allan Holdsworth". CD Baby. Archived from the original on 2013-02-08. Retrieved 2014-09-08.

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