Space Is the Place (album)

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Space Is The Place
Space Is The Place album cover.jpg
Studio album by
Released1973
RecordedOct 19 & 20, 1972 at Streeterville Recording studio in Chicago
GenreAvant-garde jazz
Length42:51
LabelBlue Thumb Records
ProducerAlton Abraham and Ed Michel
Sun Ra chronology
Live in Egypt
(1971)
Space Is The Place
(1973)
Pathways to Unknown Worlds
(1973)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic5/5 stars[1]

Space Is the Place is a jazz album by Sun Ra. It was released in 1973. This album was originally issued in LP format on the ABC Records label, Blue Thumb Records; in the CD era it was issued with the Impulse! label.[2]

Track listing[edit]

(all written and arranged by Sun Ra)

  1. "Space is the Place" - 21:14
  2. "Images" - 6:15
  3. "Discipline" - 4:50
  4. "Sea of Sounds" - 7:42
  5. "Rocket Number Nine" - 2:50

Personnel[edit]

Sun Ra and his Astro Intergalactic Infinity Arkestra:

("as all marines are riflemen, all members of the Arkestra are percussionists")

Space Ethnic Voices:

  • June Tyson, Ruth Wright, Cheryl Banks, Judith Holton (1,5)

Producers: Alton Abraham and Ed Michel

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ "Space Is the Place by Sun Ra : Reviews and Ratings". Rate Your Music. Retrieved 2012-03-10.