Sun Ra

Fate in a Pleasant Mood + Bad and Beautiful (870268)

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Fate in a Pleasant Mood + Bad and Beautiful

Sun Ra

Phono Records

8436563180545

PHN 149308

870268

JAZZ

2

Fate in a Pleasant Mood + Bad and Beautiful

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CD 12,39 €

4 COMPLETE ORIGINAL LPs ON 2-CD SET
PLUS 4 BONUS TRACKS

This release presents the complete Sun Ra albums "Fate in a Pleasant Mood" (El Saturn-202), and "Bad and Beautiful" (El Saturn-532), both of which feature the brilliant Arkestra with John Gilmore and Marshall Allen, plus the leader on piano and organ.

Two additional complete Sun Ra LPs have been included here as a bonus, "When Sun Comes Out" (El Saturn LP-2066), and his first properly distributed LP, "Jazz by Sun Ra" (Transition TRLP-10), as well as four rare tracks originally issued on singles.

SUN RA AND HIS ARKESTRA:

CD 1 [1-7]: FATE IN A PLEASANT MOOD

Collective personnel: George Hudson (tp), William Cohran (cnt),
Nate Pryor (tb, bells), John Gilmore (ts, cl), Marshall Allen (as, fl ),
Sun Ra (p, bells, perc, gong), Ronnie Boykins (b), Jon Hardy (d, perc, gong).
Chicago, 1960-61.

CD2 [1-7]: BAD AND BEAUTIFUL

Marshall Allen (fl , perc), John Gilmore (ts, perc), Pat Patrick (bar, perc),
Sun Ra (p), Ronnie Boykins (b), Thomas "Bugs" Hunter (d).
New York, November-December 1961.

BONUS ALBUMS:

CD 1 [8-16]: WHEN SUN COMES OUT

Marshall Allen (fl , perc), Sun Ra (p), Ronnie Boykins (b),
Clifford Jarvis (d, perc), John Gilmore (ts),
Pat Patrick (d), Thomas "Bugs" Hunter (perc).
New York, late 1962.


CD2 [8-18]: JAZZ BY SUN RA

Art Hoyle (tp, bells), Dave Young (tp, bells), Julian Priester (tb, chimes),
James Scales (as), John Gilmore (ts, woodblocks), Pat Patrick (bar, bells),
Sun Ra (p, organ), Richard Evans (b), Wilburn Green (el-b, tamb),
Robert Barry (d, bells), Jim Herndon (tymp, timb, bells).
Chicago, July 12, 1956.

BONUS TRACKS (Singles):
Similar personnel as above. Chicago 1959-60.

CD 1: Total Time: 78:56

01. THE OTHERS IN THEIR WORLD
02. SPACE MATES
03. LIGHTS OF A SATELLITE
04. DISTANT STARS
05. KINGDOM OF THUNDER
06. FATE IN A PLEASANT MOOD
07. ANKHNATON
08. CIRCE (*)
09. THE NILE (*)
10. BRAZILIAN SUN (*)
11. WE TRAVEL THE SPACEWAYS (*)
12. CALLING PLANET EARTH (*)
13. DANCING SHADOWS (*)
14. THE RAINMAKER (*)
15. WHEN SUN COMES OUT (*)
16. DIMENSIONS IN TIME/PRIMITIVE (*)
17. BIG CITY BLUES (**)
18. MESSAGE TO EARTHMAN (**)
19. THE SUN ONE (**)
20. HOURS AFTER (**)

CD 2: Total Time: 76:23

01 THE BAD AND THE BEAUTIFUL
02 ANKH
03 JUST IN TIME
04 SEARCH LIGHT BLUES
05 EXOTIC TWO
06 ON THE BLUE SIDE
07 AND THIS IS MY BELOVED
08 BRAINVILLE (*)
09 CALL FOR ALL DEMONS (*)
10 TRANSITION (*)
11 POSSESSION (*)
12 STREET NAMED HELL (*)
13 LULLABY FOR REALVILLE (*)
14 FUTURE (*)
15 SWING A LITTLE TASTE (*)
16 NEW HORIZONS(*)
17 FALL OF THE LOG (*)
18 SUN SONG (*)

(*) Bonus album
(**) Bonus tracks