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The music of Sun Ra

The music of Sun Ra is a joyous, dissonant and cosmic adventure. Graham Massey; musician, producer and founding member of 808 State talks through his personal favourite records by the bandleader from Saturn.

1 hour

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  • The Aquarian Age

    10,000 Words In A Cardboard Box

    • Bam Caruso.
  • Bailterspace


    • Fire.
  • Virginia Astley

    A Long Summer Since Passed

    • WEA.
  • Graham Massey on the music of Sun Ra

    • Sun Ra

      Plutonian Nights

      • Saturn Research/Impulse!.
    • Sun Ra


      • Saturn Research/Impulse!.
    • Sun Ra

      Overtones of China

      • Delmark.
    • Sun Ra


      • Saturn Research/Impulse!.
    • Sun Ra

      Big John Special

      • Recorded live in Sheffield 1984 by Graham.
    • Sun Ra

      Disco 2100

      • Evidence.
    • Sun Ra

      Celestial Roads (Edit)

      • Rounder.
    • Sun Ra

      Lights On A Satellite (If We Have Time)

  • Yes

    Every Little Thing

    • Atlantic.
  • Pye Corner Audio


    • Boomkat Editions.


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