℗ 1993 Allan Holdsworth, under exclusive license to Manifesto Records, Inc.
 

Hard Hat Area (Remastered)

Allan Holdsworth

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1
Prelude
Allan Holdsworth
1:35
2
Ruhkukah
Allan Holdsworth
5:32
3
Low Levels, High Stakes
Allan Holdsworth
9:05
4
Hard Hat Area
Allan Holdsworth
6:06
5
Tullio
Allan Holdsworth
6:02
6
House of Mirrors
Allan Holdsworth
7:47
7
Postlude
Allan Holdsworth
5:29
Total Playing Time    41:36
"To me Allan Holdsworth is number one."
- Eddie Van Halen

"... well worth revisiting ... remains one of Holdsworth's better solo recordings, overall, certainly one of his most consistently high octane ... this remastered reissue does it justice both sonically and by bringing it back."
- All About Jazz

Part of a series of remastered reissues from influential guitarist Allan Holdsworth, Hard Hat Area was originally released in 1993 and finds Holdsworth leading a quartet consisting of keyboardist Steve Hunt, bassist Skúli Sverrisson and drummer Gary Husband.
96 kHz / 24-bit PCM – Allan Holdsworth Studio Masters

This album is a high-resolution digital transfer of material originating from an analogue master source. It may contain noise, distortion or other artifacts, and may also contain audio which is limited in bandwidth or dynamic range, due to the technology used at the time of its original creation. As such, it is offered as a high-resolution documentation of a historical release.

Tracks 1 - 7 – 44.1 kHz / 24-bit PCM, mastered in 96 kHz / 24-bit

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