Sun Ra The Night Of The Purple Moon

Saturn
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  • 1. Sun-Earth Rock
  • 2. The All Of Everything
  • 3. Impromptu Festival
  • 4. Blue Soul
  • 5. Narrative
  • 6. Outside The Time Zone
  • 7. The Night Of The Purple Moon
  • 8. A Bird's Eve-View Of Man's World
  • 9. 21st Century Romance
  • 10. Dance Of The Living Image
  • 11. Love In Outer Space

Super rare early 70s set Sun Ra with John Gilmore on percussion as well as tenor sax. Includes "Love In Outer Space". Super deep and funky! As featured in 'Freedom, Rhythm and Sound'!

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