Previously unreleased album which was planned for release and shelved by Impulse! in the 1970s. Previously unreleased album which was planned for release and shelved by Impulse! in the 1970s. Live in Paris at the "Gibus". Sun Ra and His Year 2000 Myth Science Arkestra.
American free-jazz composer, pianist and band leader. Born May 22, 1914 in Birmingham, Alabama, . as Herman Poole "Sonny" Blount. On October 20, 1952 he legally changed his name into Le Sony'r Ra. Died May 30, 1993, also in Birmingham, Alabama. com, YouTube, Bookogs.
It’s really just a trifle, but it affirms his roots in cornball pre-WW II songcraft. Souvenir programme for the concert by Sun Ra and the Arkestra at Queen Elizabeth Hall in London on November 9, 1970 - 16 page booklet. "A Space Warning to the Planet Earth" - magazine article by Sun Ra (scan). Arkestra recordings without Sun Ra (post 1993).
Sun Ra and the Arkestra were the original DIY group. What went on in 1970s punk with self-pressed records and hand-drawn artwork – Ra was doing that in the ‘50s and ‘60s. The music was phenomenal – Sun Ra was the man, the ultimate artist for any vinyl collector. 1. Sun Ra – Lanquidity. An important album for me after Dingwalls and going into ‘That’s How It Is’ at Bar Rumba. We’d had jazz dance, rare groove, jazz funk, Soul II Soul, hip hop and we were looking to go a bit more abstract