With the Arkestra (at least until relatively recently with the onset of the worldwide coronavirus lockdown) still performing lengthy world tours under the guidance of the now 96-year-old Marshall Allen, and news announced recently of their first studio recording in 20 years, interest in Sun Ra’s music and vision seems at a higher level than ever. The Strange World Of… Sun Ra
July 15, 2020July 14, 2020 ~ Mike
Source: The Quietus. Whatever styles and instrumentation he used and whenever he voiced his ideas, Sun Ra was always in the vanguard of musical experimentation and nonconformist philosophical thought. If you haven’t found your way into his work yet, then this is your chance.