"Beauty is necessary for survival." So Sun Ra told me in 1983. But whether or not you believe beauty is necessary for survival, you can be sure that you're holding a little piece of it in your hand right now. And who knows but that, in different dimensions, Sun Ra speaks for you? - Graham Lock
Sun Ra (piano) Marshal Allen (alto sax, oboe, flute) John Gilmore (tenor sax, clarinet, flute) Noel Scott (alto and baritone sax, flute Danny Thompson (baritone sax, flute) Kenneth Williams (tenor and baritone sax) Michael Ray (trumpet, flugelhorn) Chris Henderson (drums) Eric Walker (drums
01. Light From A Hidden Sun 02. Pin-Points of Spiral Prims 03. Silhouettes Of The Shadow World 04. Coctails For Two 05. 'Round Midnight 06. Lady Bird / Half Nelson 07. Big John's Special 08. Yeah Man! 09. Disguiesed Gods in Skullduggery Rendez-Vous 10. Queer Notions 11. Limehouse Blues 12. King Porter Stomp 13. Take The A Train 14. Lightnin' 15. A Helio-Hello! And Goodbye Too!