Sun Ra ‎– Astro Black

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Impulse! ‎– AS-9255, Saturn Research ‎– AS-9255
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Tracklist

A1 Astro Black 10:59
A2 Discipline "99" 4:47
A3 Hidden Spheres 7:04
The Cosmo-Fire
Ba Part 1 6:59
Bb Part 2 7:04
Bc Part 3 4:25

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Comes in gatefold sleeve.

Recorded at El Saturn Studio, Chicago, Illinois, May 7, 1972.
Mixed at Westlake Audio, Los Angeles, California.

℗1973, ABC Records, Inc. / ABC Records, Inc. © 1973

Sleeve features seven poems taken from the book titled "The Immeasurable Equation" by Sun Ra.

Unlike other Sun Ra releases on Impulse the promotional copies of "Astro Black" don`t have different (white) labels.

Stereo/Quad compatible recording.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Rights Society: BMI
  • Matrix / Runout (A-Side Label): AS-9255-A
  • Matrix / Runout (B-Side Label): AS-9255-B
  • Matrix / Runout (A-Side Runout Etching, Variant 1): IT AS-9255 A 3 B
  • Matrix / Runout (B-Side Runout Etching, Variant 1): TI AS-9255 B 3 B6
  • Matrix / Runout (A-Side Runout Etching, Variant 2): T1 AS-9255-A ② #
  • Matrix / Runout (B-Side Runout Etching, Variant 2): T1 AS09255-B ①
  • Matrix / Runout (A-Side Runout Etching, Variant 3): 1T AS-9255 A 3 D1
  • Matrix / Runout (B-Side Runout Etching, Variant 3): T1 AS-9255 B ①

Other Versions (5 of 7) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
AS-9255 Sun Ra Astro Black(LP, Album, RE, RM, Unofficial) Impulse! (2) AS-9255 Germany 2016 Sell This Version
MH-8080 Sun Ra Astro Black(LP, Album, RE, TP) Modern Harmonic MH-8080 US 2018 Sell This Version
AS-9255 Sun Ra Astro Black(LP, Album) Impulse! AS-9255 France 1973 Sell This Version
MH-8080 Sun Ra Astro Black(LP, Album, RE, Col) Modern Harmonic MH-8080 US 2018 Sell This Version
A 8027-9255 Sun Ra Astro Black(8-Trk, Album) Impulse! A 8027-9255 US 1973 Sell This Version

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