ORGM-2005

Straight Life, arguably trumpeter Freddie Hubbard’s greatest recording, features an all-star group that includes tenor saxophonist Joe Henderson, keyboardist Herbie Hancock, guitarist George Benson, bassist Ron Carter, and drummer Jack DeJohnette. Recorded in 1970 between Hubbard’s better-known CTI releases, Red Clay and First Light, the album was also engineered by Rudy Van Gelder and produced by Creed Taylor. This 180gram audiophile-grade vinyl reissue, which was mastered from original tapes by Bernie Grundman and pressed at Pallas in Germany, shines new light on this amazing, underrated recording.

  • Arguably trumpeter Freddie Hubbard’s greatest recording, reissued on 180gram vinyl.
  • Pressed at Pallas in Germany on 180 gram vinyl
  • Mastered from original tapes by Bernie Grundman
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