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Complete your Allan Holdsworth collection. Atavachron ‎(LP, Album). Enigma Records (3), Victoria Ediciones Musicales, . Atavachron ‎(LP, Album, Promo).

Atavachron is the fourth studio album by guitarist Allan Holdsworth, released in 1986 through Enigma Records (United States) and JMS–Cream Records (Europe). The album's title and seventh track, as well as the cover art, are references to the "Atavachron" alien time travel device from the Star Trek episode "All Our Yesterdays". This marks Holdsworth's first recorded use of the SynthAxe, an instrument which would be featured prominently on many of his future albums.

Allan Holdsworth ‎– Atavachron. Label: CREAM Records (3) ‎– CR 280-2, JMS ‎– 18643-2. Format: CD, Album, Reissue. wow, what a horn player!". but mr. holdsworth would not be amused. the most interesting parts of the record are where the non guitars magically morph into guitars. track 2 has such a moment, where what sounds like a reed instrument seamlessly becomes an electric guitar. but these things are so remarkably geeky and subtle that you would again be forgiven for not even noticing.

The SynthAxe was the interface that very uniquely interpreted a guitarist's skill into synth sounds. For guitarist Allan Holdsworth, it was yet a whole new way to achieve the sounds unvoiced in his soul in ways he just couldn't do with a standard guitar. Holdsworth has always sought a horn-like voicing with the ability to manipulate a note in a myriad of ways. He is known for being one of the most unique stylists on guitar, but it is the SynthAxe that allows him to go places a guitar can't reach.

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Cover photo: Scott Jones. supported by 5 fans who also own Atavachron (in memory of Allan Holdsworth). Saw/discovered Jakub at the Plini gig in Islington. Superb support act and main set 2nd guitar. Albums are great music to put on when I have friends over. Meaningless One. go to album. Ladder Head by Jakub Zytecki.

Atavachron Manifesto Records 2018. Allan does play guitar on this album as well, but the ephasis lies on the SynthAxe. Allan makes a very imaginative use of the SynthAxe, though. Still, of you don't like a sound which is too synth drenched, the album might not be a good choice for you.

Atavachron ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM). Belle Antique. Enigma Records, Victoria Ediciones Musicales, .

Allan Holdsworth - Atavachron 04:45. Allan Holdsworth - All Our Yesterdays 05:27. Allan Holdsworth - Mr. Berwell 06:25. Allan Holdsworth - Looking Glass 04:36. Allan Holdsworth - The Dominant Plague 05:46. Allan Holdsworth - Funnels 06:15. Allan Holdsworth - Non Brewed Condiment 03:41. Blues for Tony - Allan Holdsworth, Various Artists. The Man Who Changed Guitar Forever - Allan Holdsworth. Eidolon - Allan Holdsworth. Metal Fatigue - Allan Holdsworth.


A1 Non Brewed Condiment 3:39
A2 Funnels 6:10
A3 The Dominant Plague 5:41
B1 Atavachron 4:45
B2 Looking Glass 4:31
B3 Mr Berwell 6:21
B4 All Our Yesterdays 5:25

Companies, etc.

  • Made By – Warner-Pioneer Corporation


  • Bass – Jimmy Johnson
  • Bass Guitar – Jimmy Johnson
  • Drums – Tony Williams*, Chad Wackerman, Gary Husband, Terry Williams
  • Engineer – Allan Holdsworth, Dan Humann, Robert Feist
  • Guitar – Allan Holdsworth
  • Keyboards – Alan Pasqua, Billy Childs
  • Producer – Allan Holdsworth
  • Soloist – Alan Pasqua, Allan Holdsworth
  • SynthAxe – Allan Holdsworth
  • Vocals – Rowanne Mark


©1986 The Enigma Entertainment Corporation
Ⓟ1986 Fred Bloggs Inc.

Manufactured in Japan by Warner-Pioneer Corporation, Under License from
Released under licence from Fred Bloggs Inc., USA
Made in Japan

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Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
7 72561-2 Allan Holdsworth Atavachron ‎(CD, Album) Restless Records 7 72561-2 Canada 1986
BELLE 081394 Allan Holdsworth Atavachron ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM) Belle Antique BELLE 081394 Japan 2008
AN99-0371 Allan Holdsworth Atavachron ‎(CD, Album, Ltd, Unofficial) ArsNova AN99-0371 Russia 1999
304.7052 Allan Holdsworth Atavachron ‎(LP, Album) Enigma Records 304.7052 Brazil 1986
VSCD4275 Allan Holdsworth Atavachron ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM, SHM) Gen VSCD4275 Japan 2014