Sun Ra* ‎– The Futuristic Sounds Of Sun Ra

Savoy Jazz ‎– SV-0213
CD, Album, Mono, Reissue, Remastered

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1 Bassism
2 Of Sounds And Something Else
3 Whats That?
4 Where Is Tomorrow?
5 The Beginning
6 China Gates
Vocals – Ricky MurrayWritten-By – H. Adamson*, V. Young*
7 New Day
8 Tapestry From An Asteroid
9 Jet Flight
10 Looking Outward
11 Space Jazz Reverie

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Recorded at Medallion Studio, Newark, New Jersey. October 10, 1961.
Originally issued on Savoy MG-12169

Denon Digital Remastering

℗1993 Nippon Columbia Co., Ltd. Japan.
Track 2 is misspelled as "Of WOUNDS [sic] And Something Else" on the tray insert and CD. The booklet has a reproduction of the original Savoy back cover, which has the correct spelling ("SOUNDS", not "WOUNDS"). This repro. of the orig. Savoy back cover also shows that Tracks 3 & 4 each end with "?".
The tray insert has the date "October 10, 1961".

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Printed): 0 81757 02132 6
  • Barcode (Scanned): 081757021326
  • Matrix / Runout: SV-213 1A1 C 33
  • Label Code: LC 8723
  • Rights Society: JASRAC
  • SPARS Code: AAD

Other Versions (5 of 22) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
MG-12169 Sun Ra* The Futuristic Sounds Of Sun Ra(LP, Album) Savoy Records MG-12169 US 1962 Sell This Version
COCB-53958, MG 12169 Sun Ra* The Futuristic Sounds Of Sun Ra(CD, Album, RE) Columbia, Savoy Jazz COCB-53958, MG 12169 Japan 2010 Sell This Version
POPPYLP022 Sun Ra* The Futuristic Sounds Of Sun Ra(LP, Album, RE) Poppydisc POPPYLP022 UK 2013 Sell This Version
SJL 1141 Sun Ra* We Are In The Future(LP, Album, RE) Savoy Jazz SJL 1141 US 1984 Sell This Version
MJCD 1274 The Sun Ra Arkestra The Futuristic Sounds Of Sun Ra(CD, Album, RE, RM, Car) Musica Jazz MJCD 1274 Italy 2013 Sell This Version



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January 14, 2016

Despite what is printed on the case and disc, this is clearly in stereo....