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recorded at the Choreographer's Workshop, New York, 1962. originally released in 1965, 180gram reissue
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SATURN9954 | SATURN RESEARCH

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DD-414 | DELMARK

"REPRESSED! Live in Buffalo in 1966, beamed down the same year as Batman And Robin, Strange Strings and Nothing Is. Featuring Ra's X-rated clavioline synth, though John Gilmore, Pat Patrick and Marshall Allen are all outstanding. Fabulous sound, beautifully re-mastered ...
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ARTYARD10001 | ART YARD

"Restored versions of both the original cut of Space Is The Place and the uncut version (both with remixed sound by Gary Hobish). New DVD commentary from producer Jim Newman Sun Ra & Arkestra home movies. BOOK: Essays from screenplay writer Seth Hill and director John ...
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HTE110TC | HARTE RECORDINGS

back to black ltd. edition w/ download code
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627631 | BACK TO BLACK

classic Sun Ra album, recorded in 1972.
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IMP12492 | IMPULSE

"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

"Filmed in Chicago, finished in 1959, the Cry of Jazz is filmmaker, composer and arranger Edward O. Bland's polemical essay on the politics of music and race, a forecast of what he called 'the death of jazz.' A landmark moment in black film, foreseeing the civil unrest ...
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DJ-865 | ATAVISTIC

"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

budget reissue of The Futuristic Sounds Of Sun Ra (1961) & Super-Sonic Jazz (1957)
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NOT2CD545 | NOT NOW MUSIC

50th Anniversary Limited Edition reissue (1,000 copies) on Esperanto-Green 180-gram vinyl "The astonishing sessions that went light years beyond "free jazz" improvisation to create a music of deeply-felt, explosive and gentle gesture made from sound itself without ...
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ESP1014 | ESP DISK

50th Anniversary Limited Edition reissue (1,000 copies) on Esperanto-Green 180-gram vinyl "When Walt Whitman wrote, "I am vast; I contain multitudes," he could have been channeling Sun Ra. The man born Herman Blount in Alabama, who claimed he was from Saturn, was ...
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ESP1017 | ESP DISK

"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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LP#406 | SATURN

recorded 11/1/78 and 1/4/79 at Blue Rock Studios, NYC
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SER1003 | SWEET EARTH

"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

"Volume 2 of the Sun Ra singles focuses on Yochanan (aka The Space Age Vocalist) - a wild and wildly original street performer from Chicago that Sun Ra befriended - along with some other amazing Sun Ra sides." (label info)
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JD106LP | JEANNE DIELMAN

COSMIC RAYS - Somebody's In Love / Daddy's Gonna Tell You No Lie* / Dreaming / There's A Small Hotel* / The Second Stop Is Jupiter* / NU SOUNDS - Spaceship Lullaby* / Honeysuckle Rose* / Baby Won't You Please Be Mine* / Black Sky And Blue Moon* / Dreams Come True* / ...
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ED-353 | NORTON

"'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 one of the ...
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GET340 | BYG

"The 2 volumes that form the Solar-Myth Approach encapsulate the creative mood and the impassioned message that was going down as the '60s violently burned themselves out... in the cold dawn of the early '70s Sun Ra and his Solar-Myth Arkestra sent out their musical ray ...
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GET341 | BYG

"Recorded live at the Ann Arbor Blues And Jazz Festival 1972-73-74. The classic big band with a full complement of singers, Tracks 1 - 10 (1972) feature the great Space is the Place Suite. After the first few minutes the sound is surprisingly good with great drums ...
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ARTYARDCD012 | ART YARD