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SUN RA AND HIS MYTH SCIENCE ARKESTRA: When Sun Comes Out (180 gram vinyl) LP

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Sun Ra and His Myth Science Arkestra – When Sun Comes Out – 180 Gram Vinyl Record

When Sun Comes Out is an album by Sun Ra and His Myth Science Arkestra. It was originally released in 1963 and features the unique and visionary musical style of Sun Ra, a jazz composer, bandleader, and keyboardist known for his avant-garde and experimental approach to music.

The album showcases Sun Ra’s ability to blend elements of jazz, free improvisation, and cosmic philosophy into a captivating and otherworldly sound. The Myth Science Arkestra, a collective of talented musicians, contributes to the vibrant and eclectic compositions with their skilled playing and improvisational prowess.

When Sun Comes Out contains a mix of original compositions by Sun Ra, as well as reimagined jazz standards. The title track, “When Sun Comes Out,” is a beautiful and melodic piece that captures the essence of Sun Ra’s cosmic jazz aesthetic. Other standout tracks include “Supersonic Jazz” and “Sunology.”

Throughout the album, listeners are treated to a diverse range of musical textures, from lush and dreamy arrangements to more frenetic and energetic passages. Sun Ra’s use of unconventional instruments and electronic effects adds to the otherworldly atmosphere, creating a sense of exploration and discovery.

Sun Ra’s compositions are often characterized by their intricate arrangements, incorporating complex rhythms, layered melodies, and harmonies that push the boundaries of traditional jazz. His visionary approach to music and his embrace of Afrofuturism have made him an influential figure in the world of jazz and experimental music.

When Sun Comes Out is a captivating and adventurous album that showcases the creative genius of Sun Ra and his Myth Science Arkestra. It stands as a testament to his unique vision and his commitment to pushing the boundaries of musical expression. Whether you are a fan of jazz or are curious about exploring avant-garde music, this album offers a fascinating journey into the cosmic and imaginative world of Sun Ra.

180 gram vinyl

From the “Inter-Galactic Series”. On the back cover the band name is: “Sun Ra And His Astro-Infinity Arkestra”

Brand new, never played and still in the factory plastic seal

Track Listing
The Nile
Brazilian Sun
We Travel The Spaceways
Calling Planet Earth
Dancing Shadows
The Rain-Maker
When Sun Comes Out