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"The music on the record gives a strong indication of the willingness to experiment, the desire to take changes. You will hear young voices new to the test alongside the experience magnificence of Sun Ra and John Gillmore, the unsung tenor giant who has earned the ...
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CELESTIAL3035 | CELESTIAL

SUN RA - SUN SONG (LP)

Recorded July 12, 1956 Universal Recording Studio, Chicago
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DS-411 | DELMARK

"Another much sought after and long unavailable title recorded in 1974 with a smallish ensemble consisting (probably) of stalwarts Marshall Allen, John Gilmore, Danny David, James Jacson, Akh Tal Ebah, Clifford Jarvis, Artakatune, and a new electric guitarist, Sly, and ...
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ARTYARDCD010 | ART YARD

"The vitality you hear on Antique Blacks is a testament to the unique energy of the community around The Foxhole Cafe in Philadelphia, as Ra honed his unique brand of Afro-Futurism through the late 60's and 70's. Cosmic theatre, spiritual chants, and experimental ...
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KSAY-5 | KINDRED SPIRITS

"Strut present the second volume of the vinyl edition on 3LP format which focus on Ra's later 1962-1991 period. Released sporadically during the three decades and primarily on the Saturn label, the 45s offer one-off missives from Ra's prolific cosmic journey, tracing ...
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STRUT149LP | STRUT

"The Eternal Myth Revealed - the story of a universal being and his music volume 1 - covering 1933-1959. Thirteen hours of unreleased and ultra-rare music. Plus definitive Sun Ra autobiographical commentary. An estimated 14 cds with a 5" x 5" paperback book ...
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TRAN0316 | TRANSPARENCY

"'The Lady With The Golden Stockings' possesses a propulsive, forthright groove. It's a decisive, deep-space, pre-dawn party jam, emitting golden sparks from the black hole center which begat 'Africa' and 'Watusa.' The B-side 'Spontaneous Simplicity' is a centerpiece ...
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MH105 | MODERN HARMONIC

"A double 10" set featuring Sun Ra recordings. Initially released on two separate 10"s back in 2010/13. Volume 1 features "Along Came Ra", a previously unissued live track recorded in Paris in 1983. The legendary Disco 3000 concert tapes are on the flip. Volume 2 lifts ...
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ARTYARD102EP | ART YARD

Tracklisting: The Magic City, The Shadow World, Abstract Eye, Abstract "I". Recorded at Rehearsal, New York City, around 9/24/65 and Live at Olatunji's loft, New York, spring 1965.
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LPB711 | SATURN

"Sun Ra's legendary 1978 Italian studio sessions, now available together for the first time ever on vinyl! Long sought-after by collectors, these extremely rare studio sessions were originally released in 1978 as two double LPs (New Steps and Other Voices, Other Blues) ...
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MJJLP316 | KLIMT

Tracklisting: Sun-Earth Rock, The All of Everything, Impromptu Festival, Blue Soul, Narrative, Outside the Time Zone, The Night of the Purple Moon, A Bird's Eye View of Man's World, 21st Century Romance, Dance of the Living Image, Love in Outer Space. Probably recorded ...
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LP522 | SATURN

Originally titled The Lady With the Golden Stockings. Tracklisting: Plutonian Nights, The Lady with the Golden Stockings (The Golden Lady), Star Time, Nubia, Africa, Watusa, Aiethopia. All from various clubs and rehearsal rooms, Chicago, 1958-1959. 180 gram version
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DOL898H | DOXY

"Though the genres showcased here are more pop than the world has come to expect from Sun Ra, the vibe and feel is purely cosmic, producing some of the wildest, strangest R&B ever created on this side of the sun." Label info)
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JD103LP | JEANNE DIELMAN

COLORED VINYL "'A wild and passionate interstellar mix of free jazz, solo synthesizer and hard rocking cosmic philosophy' specifically commissioned by the BYG/Actuel label (and apparently recorded in New York between 1970 and 1971)... this material 'would prove to be ...
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BYG529340 | BYG

Tracklisting: Interplanetary Music, Eve, We Travel the Spaceways, Tapestry from an Asteroid, Space Loneliness, New Horizons, Velvet. Recorded at "El Saturn Studio" (meaning some club or rehearsal room), Chicago, around 1959.
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LP#409 | SATURN

"First two tracks probably made during the same session at the Choreographers' Workshop, late 1962 or 1963. Remaining tracks recorded during different sessions around the same period. The master tape of Side B is in stereo; all known pressings of the album are in mono, ...
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LP2066 | SATURN