1973 Brian Auger’s Oblivion Express – Straight Ahead

Straight Ahead is an album by the Brian Auger’s Oblivion Express, released in 1973.

Brian Albert Gordon Auger (born 18 July 1939) is an English jazz rock and rock music keyboardist who specializes in the Hammond organ.

Auger has worked with Rod Stewart, Tony Williams, Jimi Hendrix, John McLaughlin, Sonny Boy Williamson, Eric Burdon. He incorporated jazz, early British pop, R&B, soul music, and rock into his sound. He has been nominated for a Grammy Award.


1  Beginning Again (Brian Auger) 09:24
2  Bumpin’ On Sunset (Wes Montgomery) 10:53
3  Straight Ahead (Barry Dean) 05:10
4  Change (Lennox Langton) 08:13
5  You’ll Stay In My Heart (Barry Dean) 03:47
6  Straight Ahead (Live In Denver, Colorado 1975) (Barry Dean) 05:56



BassBarry Dean
DrumsSteve Ferrone
GuitarJack Mills
Electric PianoBrian Auger
OrganBrian Auger
PianoBrian Auger
SynthesizerBrian Auger
CongasLennox Langton
PercussionMirza Al Sharif
VocalsBrian Auger

Liner Notes

Producer – Brian Auger
Coordinator – John Reed, Will Nicol
Directed By – Brian Auger
Engineer (Recording) – Mike Ross Trevor

Phonographic Copyright (p) – CBS Records
Copyright (c) – RCA Records
Made By – Shorewood Packaging Co. Ltd.
Pressed By – CBS Pressing Plant, Aston Clinton
Published By – Omnibus (3)
Published By – April Music Ltd.
Published By – Keith Prowse Music Pub. Co. Ltd.
Recorded At – CBS Studios, London
Recorded At – RCA’s Music Center Of The World