(1993, cd, usa, evidence 22066-2)

sun ra and the arkestra

nubians of plutonia

1967 lp usa el saturn

originally released as "lady with the golden stockings" in 1965

    (1993, cd, usa, evidence 22066-2) - = re-release of "angels and demons at play" and "the nubians of plutonia"
(2009, lp, usa, saturn 406hlp) - reissue on 180 g vinyl
    (2014, itunes download, --) = part of the 2014 sun ra centennail series

recorded in chicago in 1958 and 1959

sun ra: piano, wurlitzer electric piano, bells
lucious randolph: trumpet
bill fielder: trumpet
nate pryor: trombone
marshall allen: alto sax, flute, percussion
james spaulding: alto sax
john gilmore: tenor sax, nigerian berlls, bells, percussion
pat patrick: baritone sax, space lute, percussion, bells
charles davis: baritone sax
ronnie boykins: bass
robert barry: drums, percussion
jim herndon: tympani, timbales, drums, conga

all compositions by sun ra, except where noted

  1. plutonian nights

  2. the golden lady

  3. star time

  4. nubia

  5. africa

  6. watusa

  7. aiethopia

the 2014 sun ra centennail series version contains versions of 'ankhanaton' and spontaneous simplicity' from acetates discovered by robert l. campbell on an acetate