Gilles Peterson (BBC 6Music, Worldwide) blends an exclusive mix of classics, rarities and unreleased tracks from the Sun Ra archives, spanning four decades of music'. Issued in a three-panel Digipak. Tracks 1-8 and 1-12 previously unreleased on CD. Tracks 1-17, 2-3, 2-8 and 2-16 previously unreleased. Liner notes are extracted from the Art Yard book 'Sun Ra: Omniverse', released in Autumn 2015. Strut is part of the !K7 label group.
And Other Worlds’ is a hand- picked selection from BBC 6Music DJ Gilles Peterson. And Other Worlds via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more. ships out within 3 days. And Other Worlds’ is a hand- picked selection from BBC 6Music DJ Gilles Peterson, long-time champion of Ra’s music and the UK’s leading tastemaker for jazz-based sounds. It serves as perhaps the best introduction yet to the music of Sun Ra for a whole new generation of converts.
And Other Worlds (FLAC, Web version, Strut 125). 01 - Calling Planet Earth. 12 - Mystery, Mr. R. lac. 13 - Black Sky And Blue Moon. 15 - The World Of Africa. 16 - Cluster Of Galaxies. 17 - Strange Worlds (Live In France). 20 - Sleeping Beauty. 21 - Moog Solo (Live In France). 22 - They Plan To Leave. 23 - Reflects Motion, Pt. 24 - Children Of The Su. 25 - We Travel The Spaceways. 26 - Astro Black (Live In Zurich).
And Other Worlds LP. One of the most unique and influential artists of the last hundred years, Sun Ra recorded over 100 albums from the 1950s until his death in 1993, alongside his shape-shifting band known as the Arkestra
Sun Ra And His Arkestra – I Roam The Cosmos (09:10) 11. Sun Ra And His Solar Arkestra – On Jupiter (03:54) 12. Sun Ra – There Are Other Worlds (They Have Not Told You Of) (04:29) 13. Sun Ra And His Intergalactic Infinity Arkestra – The All Of Everything (04:19) 14. Sun Ra – Enlightenment (02:50) 15. Sun Ra And His Arkestra – Make Another Mistake (03:56) 16. Sun Ra And His Arkestra – Space Is The Place (Live In France) (05:35).
The Sun Ra Arkestra - "The World Of Africa". 8. Sun Ra & His Arkestra - "They Plan To Leave". 9. Sun Ra & His Arkestra - "Children Of The Sun". 10. Sun Ra & His Blue Universe Arkestra - "Blackman". Peterson has long been a Sun Ra obsessive, and does a superb job in representing the different sides of his career. Check, for example, the doo-wop sweetness of "Dreaming" (a 1955 collaboration with The Cosmic Rays), the African influenced weirdness of "Adventure Equation", and the outer-space brilliance of "Cluster of Galaxies".
Sun Ra And His Myth-Science Arkestra - Watusa 15. The Sun Ra Arkestra - The World Of Africa 16. Sun Ra And His Solar Arkestra - Cluster Of Galaxies 17. Sun Ra And His Arkestra - Strange Worlds (Live in France) 18. Sun Ra And His Blue Universe Arkestra - Blackman. The collection, titled Gilles Peterson Presents Sun Ra And His Arkesta, features music from the cosmic jazz legend's various projects Sun Ra And His Arkestra, Sun Ra Quartet, etc-as well as some solo music. The tracklist is littered with previously unreleased tracks, including a live version of Sun Ra classic "Space Is The Place.
By Sun Ra, Sun Ra Arkestra, Gilles Peterson. 1. Calling Planet Earth - mixed.