Allan Holdsworth Discography

1976 (age 30)

Allan Holdsworth

Alan Pasqua, piano; Allan Holdsworth, electric, acoustic guitar #2,4,7,10, solo violin #6,12; Alphonse Johnson, bass; Narada, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May & June, 1976

1.Good Clean FilthCTI CTI 6068
2.Floppy Hat-
3.Wish-
4.Kinder-
5.Velvet Darkness-
6.Karzie Key-
7.Last May-
8.Gattox-
9.Good Clean Filth (alternate take)CBS Associated ZK 45482
10.Kinder (alternate take)-
11.Velvet Darkness (alternate take)-
12.Karzie Key (alternate take)-
13.Gattox (alternate take)-

* CTI CTI 6068; CBS Associated ZK 45482   Allan Holdsworth - Velvet Darkness

1982

Allan Holdsworth

Allan Holdsworth, guitar, solo violin #6; Paul Carmichael, bass; Gary Husband, drums, solo piano #6; Paul Williams, vocals.

On The Barge, released 1982

1.The Things You SeeAllan Holdsworth AH-100
2.Where Is One-
3.Checking Out-
4.Letters Of MarqueAllan Holdsworth AH-100; Manifesto MFO 46501
5.Out From UnderAllan Holdsworth AH-100
6.Temporary FaultAllan Holdsworth AH-100; Manifesto MFO 46501
7.Shallow SeaAllan Holdsworth AH-100
8.White Line-

* Allan Holdsworth AH-100; Enigma 72031-1; Restless 7 72563-2; Manifesto MFO 46503   Allan Holdsworth - I.O.U.
= Manifesto MFO 46502   The Allan Holdsworth Album Collection - The Man Who Changed Guitar Forever!
* Manifesto MFO 46501   The Allan Holdsworth Collection - Eidolon

1983

Allan Holdsworth

Allan Holdsworth, guitar; Jeff Berlin, bass guitar; Chad Wackerman, drums; special guest: Paul Williams, lead vocals #2; Jack Bruce, vocals #5,6; Paul Korda, Joe Turano, Paul Williams, backing vocals #2.

Music Grinder Studios, Hollywood, CA, released 1983

1.Three Sheets To The WindWarner Bros. 1-23959
2.Road Games-
3.Water On The Brain - Pt. IIWarner Bros. 1-23959; Manifesto MFO 46501
4.Tokyo Dream-
5.Was ThereWarner Bros. 1-23959
6.Material Real-

Allan Holdsworth, guitar; Jeff Berlin, bass guitar; Chad Wackerman, drums; special guest: Jack Bruce, vocals.

Road Games (Alternative Jack Bruce Vocal Version)Manifesto MFO 46501

* Warner Bros. 1-23959; Gnarly Geezer GGCD001-2; Manifesto MFO 46504   Allan Holdsworth - Road Games
= Manifesto MFO 46502   The Allan Holdsworth Album Collection - The Man Who Changed Guitar Forever!
* Manifesto MFO 46501   The Allan Holdsworth Collection - Eidolon

1984

Allan Holdsworth With I.O.U.

Allan Holdsworth, guitar; Jimmy Johnson, bass; Chad Wackerman, drums; Paul Williams, vocals.

"Yubin Chokin Hall", Tokyo, Japan, May 14, 1984

Road GamesVoiceprint Japan (J) VPJ-026
White Line-
Panic Station-
Letters Of Marque-
Material Real-
Metal Fatigue-
Where Is One-
The Things You See-
Was There (Something)-

* Voiceprint Japan (J) VPJ-026   Allan Holdsworth - I.O.U. Live

1985

Allan Holdsworth With I.O.U.

Allan Holdsworth, guitar; Jimmy Johnson, bass guitar; Chad Wackerman, drums; Paul Williams, vocals.

Music Grinder Studios, Hollywood, CA;
Mad Hatter Studios, Los Angeles, CA;
Front Page Studios, Glendale, CA, released 1985

Metal FatigueEnigma 72002-1; Manifesto MFO 46501
HomeEnigma 72002-1; Alternity ALTY-0402; Manifesto MFO 46501
Devil Take The Hindmost-
Panic StationEnigma 72002-1

Alan Pasqua, keyboards; Allan Holdsworth, guitar; Gary Willis, bass guitar; Gary Husband, drums.

The Un-Merry-Go-Round (In Loving Memory Of My Father)-

Allan Holdsworth, guitar; Jimmy Johnson, bass guitar; Mac Hine, drums; Paul Korda, vocals.

In The Mystery-

* Enigma 72002-1; Restless 7 72562-2; Manifesto MFO 46505   Allan Holdsworth With I.O.U. - Metal Fatigue
= Manifesto MFO 46502   The Allan Holdsworth Album Collection - The Man Who Changed Guitar Forever!
* Manifesto MFO 46501   The Allan Holdsworth Collection - Eidolon
* Alternity ALTY-0402   The Best Of Allan Holdsworth - Against The Clock

1986 (age 40)

Allan Holdsworth

Allan Holdsworth, SynthAxe, guitar; Jimmy Johnson, bass; Gary Husband, drums; solos: Allan Holdsworth, SynthAxe.

Front Page Studios, Glendale, CA, released 1986

Non Brewed CondimentEnigma 72064-1; Manifesto MFO 46501

Billy Childs, keyboards; Allan Holdsworth, guitar; Jimmy Johnson, bass; Gary Husband, drums; solos: Billy Childs, keyboards; Allan Holdsworth, guitar.

Funnels-

Allan Holdsworth, SynthAxe; Jimmy Johnson, bass; Chad Wackerman, drums; solos: Alan Pasqua, keyboards; Allan Holdsworth, guitar.

The Dominant PlagueEnigma 72064-1

Allan Holdsworth, SynthAxe; Jimmy Johnson, bass; Gary Husband, drums; solos: Alan Pasqua, keyboards; Allan Holdsworth, guitar.

Atavachron-

Billy Childs, keyboards; Allan Holdsworth, SynthAxe; Jimmy Johnson, bass; Tony Williams, drums; solos: Allan Holdsworth, guitar.

Looking GlassEnigma 72064-1; Alternity ALTY-0402

Allan Holdsworth, guitar, SynthAxe; Jimmy Johnson, bass; Gary Husband, drums; solos: Alan Pasqua, keyboards; Allan Holdsworth, guitar.

Mr. Berwell-

Allan Holdsworth, SynthAxe; Rowanne Mark, vocals; improv: Allan Holdsworth, guitar; Chad Wackerman, drums.

All Our Yesterdays-

* Enigma 72064-1; Restless 7 72561-2; Manifesto MFO 46506   Allan Holdsworth - Atavachron
= Manifesto MFO 46502   The Allan Holdsworth Album Collection - The Man Who Changed Guitar Forever!
* Manifesto MFO 46501   The Allan Holdsworth Collection - Eidolon
* Alternity ALTY-0402   The Best Of Allan Holdsworth - Against The Clock

1987

Allan Holdsworth

Allan Holdsworth, SynthAxe; Jimmy Johnson, bass; Gary Husband, drums.

Front Page Studios, Glendale, CA;
additional recording: The Brewery, released 1987

SandRelativity 88561-8152-1

Allan Holdsworth, SynthAxe.

Distance Vs. DesireRelativity 88561-8152-1; Alternity ALTY-0402; Manifesto MFO 46501

Alan Pasqua, solo keyboards; Allan Holdsworth, SynthAxe, guitar; Jimmy Johnson, bass; Gary Husband, drums.

Pud Wud-

Allan Holdsworth, SynthAxe; Jimmy Johnson, bass; Chad Wackerman, drums.

ClownRelativity 88561-8152-1

same session.

The 4.15 Bradford ExecutiveRelativity 88561-8152-1; Manifesto MFO 46501

John England, Mac computer; Allan Holdsworth, SynthAxe; Biff Vincent, Roland Octapad drums; Chad Wackerman, percussion.

Mac ManRelativity 88561-8152-1; Alternity ALTY-0402

* Relativity 88561-8152-1, 88561-8152-2; Manifesto MFO 46507   Allan Holdsworth - Sand
= Manifesto MFO 46502   The Allan Holdsworth Album Collection - The Man Who Changed Guitar Forever!
* Alternity ALTY-0402   The Best Of Allan Holdsworth - Against The Clock
* Manifesto MFO 46501   The Allan Holdsworth Collection - Eidolon

1989

Allan Holdsworth

Allan Holdsworth, guitar; Jimmy Johnson, bass; Vinnie Colaiuta, drums.

Front Page Recorders, Costa Mesa, CA;
additional recording: Music Grinder Studios, Hollywood, CA;
additional recording: The Brewery, released 1989

City NightsIntima 7 73328-1; Manifesto MFO 46501

Allan Holdsworth, SynthAxe; Jimmy Johnson, bass; Vinnie Colaiuta, drums; Rowanne Mark, vocals.

SecretsIntima 7 73328-1; Alternity ALTY-0402

Alan Pasqua, acoustic piano; Allan Holdsworth, guitar; Jimmy Johnson, bass; Vinnie Colaiuta, drums.

54, Duncan TerraceIntima 7 73328-1; Manifesto MFO 46501

Steve Hunt, keyboards; Allan Holdsworth, guitar; Jimmy Johnson, bass; Vinnie Colaiuta, drums.

JoshuaIntima 7 73328-1

Allan Holdsworth, SynthAxe; Jimmy Johnson, bass; Vinnie Colaiuta, drums.

SpokesIntima 7 73328-1; Alternity ALTY-0402

Steve Hunt, keyboards; Allan Holdsworth, guitar; Jimmy Johnson, bass; Vinnie Colaiuta, drums.

Maid MarionIntima 7 73328-1

Allan Holdsworth, guitar; Bob Wackerman, bass; Chad Wackerman, drums, keyboards; Jeffrey Ocheltree, hammer; Clair Holdsworth, voice.

Peril PremonitionIntima 7 73328-1; Alternity ALTY-0402; Manifesto MFO 46501

Allan Holdsworth, SynthAxe, guitar; Craig Copeland, vocals.

EndomorphIntima 7 73328-1

* Intima 7 73328-1; Restless 7 72573-2; Manifesto MFO 46508   Allan Holdsworth - Secrets
= Manifesto MFO 46502   The Allan Holdsworth Album Collection - The Man Who Changed Guitar Forever!
* Manifesto MFO 46501   The Allan Holdsworth Collection - Eidolon
* Alternity ALTY-0402   The Best Of Allan Holdsworth - Against The Clock

1990

Allan Holdsworth Group

Steve Hunt, keyboards; Allan Holdsworth, guitar, baritone guitar; Jimmy Johnson, bass guitar; Gary Husband, drums.

"Roppongi Pit Inn", Tokyo, Japan, May 4-6, 1990

Zone IAlternity ALTY-0301
Proto-Cosmos-
White Line-
Atavachron-
Zone II-
Pud Wud-
House Of Mirrors-
Non-Brewed Condiment-
Zone III-
Funnels (bonus track)Alternity (J) UICE-1065; Manifesto MFO 46502, MFO 46514

* Alternity ALTY-0301, (J) UICE-1065; Manifesto MFO 46514   Allan Holdsworth Group - Then!
= Manifesto MFO 46502   The Allan Holdsworth Album Collection - The Man Who Changed Guitar Forever!

1992

Allan Holdsworth

Allan Holdsworth, guitar, SynthAxe; Jimmy Johnson, bass; Chad Wackerman, drums; solos: Steve Hunt, keyboards; Allan Holdsworth, guitar; jazz fan: Joel (the demon barber) Schnebelt, voice.

Front Page Recorders, Costa Mesa, CA;
additional recording: Music Grinder Studios, Hollywood, CA;
additional recording: Track Record, Los Angeles, CA;
additional recording: Mad Hatter Studios, Los Angeles, CA;
additional recording: The Brewery, released 1992

5 To 10Restless 7 72537-2

Allan Holdsworth, guitar; Jimmy Johnson, bass; Gary Husband, drums; solos: Steve Hunt, keyboards; Allan Holdsworth, guitar.

Sphere Of InfluenceRestless 7 72537-2; Alternity ALTY-0402; Manifesto MFO 46501

Allan Holdsworth, SynthAxe, guitar; Jimmy Johnson, bass; Chad Wackerman, drums; solos: Gary Husband, keyboards; Allan Holdsworth, SynthAxe.

Wardenclyffe TowerRestless 7 72537-2

Steve Hunt, keyboards; Allan Holdsworth, guitar; Jimmy Johnson, bass; Gary Husband, drums; solos: Steve Hunt, keyboards; Allan Holdsworth, guitar; Jimmy Johnson, bass.

Dodgy BoatRestless 7 72537-2; Manifesto MFO 46501

Steve Hunt, keyboards; Allan Holdsworth, guitar; Jimmy Johnson, bass; Chad Wackerman, drums; solos: Steve Hunt, keyboards; Allan Holdsworth, guitar.

ZarabethRestless 7 72537-2

Allan Holdsworth, SynthAxe; Jimmy Johnson, bass; Vinnie Colaiuta, drums; Naomi Star, vocals; solos: Allan Holdsworth, SynthAxe; Vinnie Colaiuta, drums.

Against The ClockRestless 7 72537-2; Alternity ALTY-0402; Manifesto MFO 46501

Allan Holdsworth, guitar; Jimmy Johnson, bass; Chad Wackerman, drums, keyboards; solos: Allan Holdsworth, guitar.

QuestionsRestless 7 72537-2

Allan Holdsworth, guitar.

Oneiric Moor-

Gordon Beck, keyboards; Allan Holdsworth, guitar, SynthAxe; Jimmy Johnson, bass; Chad Wackerman, drums.

Tokyo Dream (Japan Version)Polydor (J) POCJ-1162; Eidolon Efformation eE001; Alternity ALTY-0402; Manifesto MFO 46502, MFO 46509

Gordon Beck, solo piano; Allan Holdsworth, guitar; Jimmy Johnson, bass; Chad Wackerman, drums.

The Unmerry Go Round Part 4Polydor (J) POCJ-1162; Eidolon Efformation eE001; Manifesto MFO 46502, MFO 46509

Allan Holdsworth, guitar, baritone guitar; Jimmy Johnson, bass; Chad Wackerman, drums.

The Unmerry Go Round Part 5-

* Restless 7 72537-2; Eidolon Efformation eE001; Manifesto MFO 46509   Allan Holdsworth - Wardenclyffe Tower
= Polydor (J) POCJ-1162   Allan Holdsworth - Wardenclyffe Tower +3
= Manifesto MFO 46502   The Allan Holdsworth Album Collection - The Man Who Changed Guitar Forever!
* Alternity ALTY-0402   The Best Of Allan Holdsworth - Against The Clock
* Manifesto MFO 46501   The Allan Holdsworth Collection - Eidolon

1994

Allan Holdsworth

Steve Hunt, keyboards; Allan Holdsworth, guitar.

Front Page Recorders, Costa Mesa, CA;
additional recording: The Brewery, released 1994

PreludeRestless 7 72716-2

Steve Hunt, keyboards; Allan Holdsworth, guitar, SynthAxe; Skuli Sverrisson, bass; Gary Husband, drums; solos: Steve Hunt, keyboards; Allan Holdsworth, guitar.

RuhkukahRestless 7 72716-2; Alternity ALTY-0402; Manifesto MFO 46501

Steve Hunt, keyboards; Allan Holdsworth, guitar, SynthAxe; Skuli Sverrisson, bass; Gary Husband, drums; solos: Steve Hunt, keyboards; Allan Holdsworth, guitar; Skuli Sverrisson, bass.

Low Levels, High Stakes-

Allan Holdsworth, guitar, SynthAxe; Skuli Sverrisson, bass.

Hard Hat AreaRestless 7 72716-2

Steve Hunt, keyboards; Allan Holdsworth, guitar, SynthAxe; Skuli Sverrisson, bass; Gary Husband, drums; solos: Steve Hunt, keyboards; Allan Holdsworth, guitar.

TullioRestless 7 72716-2; Manifesto MFO 46501

same session.

House Of MirrorsRestless 7 72716-2

Steve Hunt, keyboards; Allan Holdsworth, guitar, SynthAxe; Skuli Sverrisson, bass; Gary Husband, drums; solos: Steve Hunt, keyboards; Allan Holdsworth, SynthAxe; Skuli Sverrisson, bass.

PostludeRestless 7 72716-2; Alternity ALTY-0402

* Restless 7 72716-2; Manifesto MFO 46510   Allan Holdsworth - Hard Hat Area
= Manifesto MFO 46502   The Allan Holdsworth Album Collection - The Man Who Changed Guitar Forever!
* Alternity ALTY-0402   The Best Of Allan Holdsworth - Against The Clock
* Manifesto MFO 46501   The Allan Holdsworth Collection - Eidolon

1996 (age 50)

Allan Holdsworth

Gordon Beck, digital piano; Allan Holdsworth, guitar, SynthAxe; Gary Willis, bass; Kirk Covington, drums.

The Brewery, released 1996

CountdownRestless 7 72928-2
NuagesRestless 7 72928-2; Alternity ALTY-0402; Manifesto MFO 46501
How Deep Is The Ocean-
IsotopeRestless 7 72928-2
None Too Soon Pt I / Interlude / None Too Soon Pt II-
Norwegian Wood-
Very Early-
San Marcos-
Inner Urge-

* Restless 7 72928-2; Manifesto MFO 46511   Allan Holdsworth - None Too Soon
= Manifesto MFO 46502   The Allan Holdsworth Album Collection - The Man Who Changed Guitar Forever!
* Alternity ALTY-0402   The Best Of Allan Holdsworth - Against The Clock
* Manifesto MFO 46501   The Allan Holdsworth Collection - Eidolon

2000

Allan Holdsworth

Allan Holdsworth, guitar, SynthAxe; Dave Carpenter, acoustic, electric bass; Gary Novak, drums; special guests: Walt Fowler, trumpet #1,5; Chad Wackerman, drums #6.

The Brewery, San Diego, CA, released 2000

1.0274Gnarly Geezer GGCD2 44808
2.The Sixteen Men Of TainGnarly Geezer GGCD2 44808; Alternity ALTY-0402; Manifesto MFO 46501
3.Above And BelowGnarly Geezer GGCD2 44808
4.The Drums Were YellowGnarly Geezer GGCD2 44808; Manifesto MFO 46501
5.TexasGnarly Geezer GGCD2 44808
6.Downside Up-
7.EidolonGnarly Geezer GGCD2 44808; Alternity ALTY-0402; Manifesto MFO 46501
8.Above And Below (Reprise)Gnarly Geezer GGCD2 44808

Allan Holdsworth, guitar, SynthAxe; Dave Carpenter, acoustic, electric bass; Gary Novak, drums; special guests: Walt Fowler, trumpet #2,6; Chad Wackerman, drums #7.

1.San OnofreGlobe Music Media Arts GMMA 2200-2; Manifesto MFO 46502, MFO 46512
2.0274
3.The Sixteen Men Of Tain
4.Above And Below
5.The Drums Were Yellow
6.Texas
7.Downside Up
8.Eidolon
9.Above And Below (Reprise)
10.Material UnrealGlobe Music Media Arts GMMA 2200-2; Manifesto MFO 46502, MFO 46512

* Gnarly Geezer GGCD2 44808; Manifesto MFO 46512   Allan Holdsworth - The Sixteen Men Of Tain
= Globe Music Media Arts GMMA 2200-2   Allan Holdsworth - The Sixteen Men Of Tain - Special Edition
= Manifesto MFO 46502   The Allan Holdsworth Album Collection - The Man Who Changed Guitar Forever!
* Alternity ALTY-0402   The Best Of Allan Holdsworth - Against The Clock
* Manifesto MFO 46501   The Allan Holdsworth Collection - Eidolon

2001

Allan Holdsworth

Allan Holdsworth, guitar, SynthAxe; special guest: Dave Carpenter, acoustic bass #3,8.

The House In Capistrano, released 2001

1.The Duplicate Man (Intro)Megazoidal Records 806897000723
2.The Duplicate Man-
3.Eeny MeenyMegazoidal Records 806897000723; Alternity ALTY-0402
4.Please Hold OnMegazoidal Records 806897000723
5.Snow Moon-
6.CurvesMegazoidal Records 806897000723; Manifesto MFO 46501
7.So LongMegazoidal Records 806897000723
8.Bo PeepMegazoidal Records 806897000723; Alternity ALTY-0402
9.Don't You KnowMegazoidal Records 806897000723

* Megazoidal Records 806897000723; Manifesto MFO 46513   Allan Holdsworth - Flat Tire - Music For A Non-Existing Movie
= Manifesto MFO 46502   The Allan Holdsworth Album Collection - The Man Who Changed Guitar Forever!
* Alternity ALTY-0402   The Best Of Allan Holdsworth - Against The Clock
* Manifesto MFO 46501   The Allan Holdsworth Collection - Eidolon

2002

Allan Holdsworth

Allan Holdsworth, guitar; Jimmy Johnson, bass; Chad Wackerman, drums.

"Roppongi Pit Inn", Tokyo, Japan, May 5, 2002

Lanyard LoopSMEJ (J) XSCP-3
The Things You See-
Alphrazallan-
Funnels-
Zone-
Water On The Brain Pt. II-
Above & Below-
Gas Lamp Blues-

* SMEJ (J) XSCP-3, XSGP-1   Allan Holdsworth - All Night Wrong

2005

Allan Holdsworth

Allan Holdsworth, guitar, SynthAxe; Jimmy Johnson, bass; Chad Wackerman, drums.

released 2005

Let's Throw Shrimp (bonus track)Alternity ALTY-0402

Allan Holdsworth, guitar, SynthAxe.

Shenandoah (bonus track)-

* Alternity ALTY-0402   The Best Of Allan Holdsworth - Against The Clock