GEERKEN, HARTMUT & TRENT, CHRIS: Omniverse Sun Ra Book
The Legendary 1994 book, originally published in a small edition (at $100 and currently fetching around a grand secondhand) here in a new and completely revised edition. In addition to all the original chapters (by Hartmut Geerken, Amiri Baraka, Chris Cutler, Robert L. Campbell, Salah Ragab, Sigrid Hauff, Robert Lax, Gabi Geist, Bernhard Heffle and Karl Heinz Kessler), the Film- Disc- and Bibliographies, the personnel and instrument indexes and assorted press materials) this revised version offers, in addition, a large folio of previously unpublished photographs by Hartmut Geerken and Val Wilmer, a fully revised discography by Chris Trent, co-author of The Earthly Recordings of Sun Ra which includes a comprehensive pictorial and annotated chronological discography, a set of alphabetical title, composition, personnel and record label lists, the shellac, 78, 45 and singles catalogues, comprehensive jacket and label indexes, as well as hundreds of new, full colour, album cover images (including numerous reproductions of rare hand drawn sleeves), plus posters, handbills and ephemera.
Now avaiable, while stocks last.
Itís large and heavy so Iím afraid we have to add something toward the extra postage: UK £6, Europe £12.46, Rest of the world £18.27.