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Abbey Lincoln - Straight Ahead download free

Abbey Lincoln - Straight Ahead download free

Straight Ahead
Post Bop
MP3 archive size:
1655 mb
FLAC archive size:
1160 mb
WMA archive size:
1577 mb
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A1 Straight Ahead 5:18
A2 When Malindy Sings 4:00
A3 In The Red 8:23
B1 Blue Monk 6:32
B2 Left Alone 6:42
B3 African Lady 3:42
B4 Retribution 3:45

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  • Recorded At – Nola Recording Studios


  • Arranged By – Booker Little (tracks: A2, A3, B1), Julian Priester (tracks: B2, B4), Mal Waldron (tracks: A1), Max Roach (tracks: B3)
  • Bass – Art Davis
  • Congas – Robert Whitley (tracks: B3), Roger Sanders (tracks: B3)
  • Design, Photography By – Frank Gauna
  • Drums – Max Roach
  • Engineer – Bob D'Orleans
  • Piano – Mal Waldron
  • Reeds – Eric Dolphy
  • Supervised By – Nat Hentoff
  • Tenor Saxophone – Coleman Hawkins, Walter Benton
  • Trombone – Julian Priester
  • Trumpet – Booker Little
  • Vocals – Abbey Lincoln


Comes with a green OBI Strip, an insert with lyrics (in English), credits and notes (in Japanese), and a promotional insert.

"Max Roach records through the courtesy of Mercury Record Corporation. Eric Dolphy records through the courtesy of Prestige Records.
Recorded at Nola Penthouse Sound Studiios, New York, February 22, 1961.
This album was recorded monophonically and stereophonically directly to two-track and full-track master tapes on Ampex 300's using the following microphones: Neumann U-47; EV 667; RCA 44BX. The Master Lacquers were cut directly from the original master tapes on a Neumann lathe using a Westrex 2B cutter for mono and a Westrex 3C for stereo. The frequency response of both systems if flat plus or minus 1/2 DB from 30 cycles to 15000 cycles. This recording is patterned to the RIAA curve and will give true frequency response if playback equipment is set for the RIAA playback characteristic."
(taken from back of LP jacket)

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
CJS 9015 Abbey Lincoln Straight Ahead ‎(LP, Album) Candid CJS 9015 US 1961
CJM 8015 Abbey Lincoln Straight Ahead ‎(LP, Album, Mono) Candid CJM 8015 US 1961
CCD 79015 Abbey Lincoln Straight Ahead ‎(CD, Album, RE) Candid CCD 79015 USA, Canada & UK Unknown
716342 Abbey Lincoln Straight Ahead ‎(CD, Album) Hallmark Music & Entertainment 716342 UK 2016
S 64655 Abbey Lincoln Straight Ahead ‎(LP, Album, RE) CBS S 64655 Netherlands 1972