Category Archives: Sun Ra

The Universe as Glimpsed in a Hand Mirror – Summer Reup 3

Originally posted 20 August 2006 ROME AT TWILIGHT MY FAVORITE THINGS Sun Ra New Steps Horo : 1978 Ra, piano; John Gilmore, tenor sax; Michael Ray, trumpet; Luqman Ali, drums. Sun Ra may not have come from Saturn, but his… Continue reading

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…Never Having to Say You’re from Saturn

 DANCING SHADOWS Sun Ra Nothing Is ESP : 1970 eMusic / iTunes / CD Universe Sun Ra, piano; John Gilmore, tenor sax; Marshall Allen, alto sax; Pat Patrick, baritone sax; Robert Cummings, baritone clarinet; Teddy Nance, trombone; Ali Hassan,… Continue reading

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Disco Not Disco

DANCE OF THE COSMO-ALIENS Sun Ra and his Arkestra Disco 3000 Saturn : 1978 Sun Ra, piano, organ, drum box, Crumar Mainman; Luqman Ali, drums. “Be warned: Sun Ra is a prophet, and you mock or scoff at him at… Continue reading

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The Universe as Glimpsed in a Hand Mirror

ROME AT TWILIGHT MY FAVORITE THINGS Sun Ra New Steps Horo : 1978 Ra, piano; John Gilmore, tenor sax; Michael Ray, trumpet; Luqman Ali, drums. Sun Ra may not have come from Saturn, but his discography feels like a cosmos… Continue reading

Category Sun Ra