PLANETS OF LIFE OR DEATH
Within their 1973 European tour, Sun Ra & his Arkestra had just completed a residency at the legendary Gibus in Paris in October before travelling to Amiens for a Sunday afternoon concert.
Those filing into the city’s Maison de la Culture that day would have little idea of the intense, visceral experience that awaited them. “Sun Ra’s use of the Arkestra as his instrument in an onslaught of sound, colour & movement stimulated & even shocked the senses & the shakras of audience participants onto a higher plane of spirit consciousness,“ explains the Arkestra’s Knoel Scott.
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