THE SUN RA ALBUM CATALOG
​LEGITIMATE RELEASES – A WORK IN PROGRESS


1. ANGELS AND DEMONS AT PLAY (1955 & 1960)
    SATURN LP SR-9956 / EVIDENCE CD ECD-22066
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2. ANN ARBOR BLUES & JAZZ FESTIVALS – WAKE UP ANGELS (1972-1974)
    ART YARD 2 CD 012
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​​​​​​​3. ANTIQUE BLACKS (1974)
    SATURN LP 81774 / ART YARD CD 010

​​​​​​​​​​​​​4. ART FORMS FOR DIMENSION TOMORROW (1961)
    SATURN LP 9956 / EVIDENCE CD ECD-22036
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5. ASTRO BLACK
    IMPULSE AS-9255 (1972)

6. ATLANTIS (1967 & 1968)
    SATURN LP ESR-507 / EVIDENCE CD ECD-22067

7. AURORA BOREALIS (1980)
    SATURN LP 10480/12480

8. BAD AND BEAUTIFUL – BONUS TRACK (1961)
    SATURN LP 532 / EVIDENCE CD ECD-22038

9. BEYOND THE PURPLE STAR ZONE – LIVE AT THE DETROIT JAZZ CENTER (1980)
SATURN 123180 / ART YARD CD 005

10. BLACK MASS – LIVE AT THE SPIRIT HOUSE w/AMIRI BARAKA RECITATION (1968)
JIHAD 1968 / SUN BOY CD-1

11. BLUE DELIGHT (1988)
A&M CD 5260

12. CELESTIAL LOVE / NUCLEAR WAR (1982)
SATURN LP 19842 / Y RA 2 LP

13. 9-3-88 CHICAGO FREE JAZZ FESTIVAL (2014)
KLONDIKE CD KLCD-5011

14. CONCERT FOR THE COMET KOHOUTEK – TOWN HALL NYC (1973)
ESP DISK CD – ESP-3033

15. CONTINUATION VOL. 1 (1962 & 1969)
SATURN LP ESR-520 / CORBETT VS DEMPSEY CD 009

16. CONTINUATION VOL. 2 (1962)
CORBETT VS. DEMPSEY CD 009

17. COSMIC TONES FOR MENTAL THERAPY (1963)
SATURN LP 408 / EVIDENCE CD ECD-22036

18. COSMOS (1976)
COBRA LP COB-37001 / INNER CITY CD IC-1020

19. COSMO SUN CONNECTION (1984)
SATURN / RECOMMENDED CD SRRRD-1

20. DANCE OF THE INNOCENT PASSION – LIVE AT THE SQUAT THEATER (1980)
SATURN 1981

21. DEEP PURPLE / DREAMS COME TRUE (SOUND SUN PLEASURE) (1948, 1949 & 1957)
SATURN LP 485 / EVIDENCE CD ECD-22014

22. DISCIPLINE 27 II (1972)
SATURN LP 538

23. DISCO 3000 – LIVE IN MILAN, ITALY (1978)
SATURN LP CMIJ78 / ART YARD CD 001 (2 CD EDITION)

24. DESTINATION UNKNOWN – LIVE IN SWITZERLAND (1992)
ENJA CD 7071

25. THE ETERNAL MYTH REVEALDED 14 CD DOCUMENTARY BOX SET
TRANSPARENCY 0316

26. FATE IN A PLEASANT MOOD (1959 & 1960)
SATURN LP 9956-2 / EVIDENCE CD ECD-22068

27. FIRESIDE CHAT WITH LUCIFER (1982)
SATURN GEMINI LP 19842

28. FUTURISTIC SOUNDS OF SUN RA (1961)
SAVOY MG-12169 / SAVOY JAZZ CD SVY-17259

29. GILLES PETERSON PRESENTS – TO THOSE OF EARTH AND OTHER WORLDS
STRUT 2 CD 125 (2015)

30. GOD IS MORE THAN LOVE CAN EVER BE
SATURN 72579 (1979)

31. FRIENDLY GALAXY – LIVE IN FRANCE (1991)
LEO CD LR-188

32. HELIOCENTRIC WORLDS VOL. 1 (1965)
ESP DISK CD – ESP-1014

33. HELIOCENTRIC WORLDS VOL. 2 (1965)
ESP DISK CD - ESP-1017

34. HELIOCENTRIC WORLDS VOL. 3 (1965)
ESP DISK CD – ESP-4002

35. HELIOCENTRIC WORLDS – COMPLETE VOL. 1-3
ESP DISK 3 CD – ESP-4062

36. HIDDEN FIRE VOL. 1 – LIVE AT THE KNITTY FACTORY NYC
SATURN LP 13188III

37. HIDDEN FIRE VOL. 2 – LIVE AT THE KNITTY FACTORY NYC
SATURN LP 13088-A/B

38. HOLIDAY FOR SOUL DANCE (1960-1961)
SATURN ESR-508 / EVIDENCE CD ECD-22011

39. HOURS AFTER – COMPLETE BLACK SAINT & SOUL NOTE RECORDINGS (1986)
BLACK SAINT CD 120-111

40. INTERSTELLAR LOW WAYS aka ROCKET #9 (1959-1960)
SATURN LP SR-9956-2-M/N / EVIDENCE CD ECD-22039

41. INVISIBLE SHIELD – BONUS TRACKS (1961)
SATURN LP 529

42. I PHARAOH (1979)
SATURN LP 6680

43. I ROAM THE COSMOS – SLUG’S SALOON NYC – 52 MINUTE VERSION (1972)
ART YARD LP 2021

44. IT’S AFTER THE END OF THE WORLD aka BLACK MYTH – LIVE IN BERLIN, GERMANY (1970)
MPS LP 2120748 / MPS CD 557-656-2

45. JAZZ IN SILHOUETTE (1958)
SATURN LP K70P3590/91 / EVIDENCE CD ECD-22012

46. JOHN CAGE MEETS SUN RA (1986)
MELTDOWN LP MPA-1

47. LANQUIDITY (1978)
PHILLY JAZZ LP PJ-666 / EVIDENCE CD ECD-22220

48. LIVE AT PRAXIS ’84 VOL. 1 – ORPHEUS THEATER, GREECE (1984)
PRAXIS CM-108

49. LIVE AT PRAXIS ’84 VOL. 2 – ORPHEUS THEATER, GREECE (1984)
PRAXIS CM-109

50. LIVE AT PRAXIS ’84 VOL. 3 – ORPHEUS THEATER, GREECE (1984)
PRAXIS CM-110

51. LIVE AT THE GIBUS, PARIS (1973)
ATLANTIC 40450

52. LIVE AT THE HACKNEY EMPIRE (1990)
LEO LR-214-215

53. LIVE AT THE INTER-MEDIA ARTS CENTER (1991)
MODERN HARMONIC 2 CD – MHCD 022 / MODERN HARMONIC 3 LP – MH-2016

54. LIVE AT JUDSON HALL FEAT: PHARAOH SANDERS & BLACK HAROLD (1964)
ESP DISK CD ESP-4054 (FIRST EDITION)

55. LIVE AT THE PITT INN – JAPAN (1988)
DIW CD 824

56. LIVE AT THE VILLAGE VANGUARD
ROUNDER 3124 (1991)

57. LIVE FROM SOUNSCAPES (1979)
DIW 2 CD 388

58. LIVE IN EGYPT VOL. 1 – NIDAHMU (1971)
SATURN 7771 / ART YARD CD 009

59. LIVE IN EGYPT VOL. 2 – DARK MYTH EQUATION (1971)
SATURN KH-1272 ART YARD CD 009

60. LIVE IN EGYPT VOL. 3 – HORIZON – BONUS TRACKS (1971)
SATURN 1217718 – ART YARD 008

61. LIVE IN LONDON 1990 (1990)
BLAST FIRST BFFP-60

62. LOVE IN OUTER SPACE – LIVE IN UTRECHT (1983)
LEO CD LR-154

63. MAGIC CITY (1965)
SATURN LPB-711 / EVIDENCE CD ECD-22069

64. MARSHALL ALLEN PRESENTS – IN THE ORBIT OF RA 2 CD SET
STRUT CD 109 (2014)

65. MAYAN TEMPLES – COMPLETE BLACK SAINT & SOUL NOTE RECORDINGS (1990)
BLACK SAINT CD 120-121

66. MEDIA DREAMS – LIVE IN MILAN, ITALY (1978)
SATURN LP 1978 / ART YARD 2 CD – 002

67. MODERN HARMONIC RECORDS – THE UNISSUED SUN RA SINGLES (2016)
MH-101 – SATURN (BW) MR RA
MH-104 – ROCKET #9 / ANKH NATION (aka ANKHNATON) / PROJECT BLACK MASS
MH-105 – LADY WITH THE GOLDEN STOCKINGS / SPONTANEOUS SIMPLICITY / LOVE IN OUTER SPACE
MH-106 – NUCLEAR WAR / OUTER REACH INTENSITY (EARLY VERSION) / TWILIGHT

68. MONORAILS AND SATELLITES – SOLO PIANO VOL 1 (1966)
SATURN SR-509 / EVIDENCE CD ECD-22013

69. MONORAILS AND SATELLITES – SOLO PIANO VOL. 2 (1966)
SATURN SR-519

70. MONTREUX ’76 (SWITZERLAND) (1976)
SATURN 2 LP MS-87976 / INNER CITY 2 LP/CD IC-1039

71. MUSIC FROM THE WORLD TOMORROW (1960)
ATAVISTIC CD – UMS/ALP-237

72. MY BROTHER THE WIND VOL. 1 – BONUS TRACK (1969)
SATURN LP 521

73. MY BROTHER THE WIND VOL. 2 (1969)
SATURN LP 523

74. NEW STEPS (1978)
HORO 2 LP – HDP-25-26

75. NIGHT IN EAST BERLIN (1986)
LEO CD LR-149

76. NIGHT OF THE PURPLE MOON – BONUS TRACKS (1969)
SATURN LP 522 / ATAVISTIC CD ALP-264

77. NOTHING IS – LIVE AT ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY NEW YORK (1966)
ESP DISK CD – ESP-1045

78. NOTHING IS – THE 1966 COLLEGE TOUR – EXPANDED EDITION
ESP DISK CD – ESP-4024

79. NUBIANS OF PLUTONIA aka LADY WITH THE GOLDEN STOCKINGS (1958)
SATURN LP 9956-11-E/F / EVIDENCE CD ECD-22068

80. NUITS DE LA FONDATION MAEGHT VOL. 1 (1970)
SHANDAR LP 10.001

81. NUITS DE LA FONDATION MAEGHT VOL. 2 (1970)
SHANDAR LP 10.003

82. OBLIQUE PARALLAX – LIVE AT THE DETROIT JAZZ CENTER (1980)
SATURN LP IX SR-72881

83. OF MYTHIC WORLDS (1978)
PHILLY JAZZ LP PJ-1007

84. OMNIVERSE (1979)
SATURN LP 91379

85. ON JUPITER (1979)
SATURN LP 101679 / ART YARD CD OO4

86. OTHER PLANES OF THERE (1964)
SATURN LP KH-98766 / EVIDENCE CD ECD-22037

87. OTHER SIDE OF THE SUN (1978-1979)
SWEET EARTH LP SER-1003

88. OTHER STRANGE WORLDS (1965)
ROARATORIO LP ROAR 33 (2014)

89. OTHER VOICES, OTHER BLUES
HORO 2 LP – HDP-23-24

90. OUT BEYOND THE KINGDOM OF aka DISCIPLINE 99 – LIVE AT HUNTER COLLEGE NYC (1974)
SATURN LP 61674

91. OUTER SPACEWAYS INCORPORATED – LIVE AT SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY NYC (1966)
SATURN LP 143000 / FREEDOM CD 741047 (SPACEWAYS)

92. OUT IN SPACE – BERLIN JAZZ FEST (1970)
MPS LP MPS-15289 / MPS 2 CD 557-656-2

93. PARIS TAPES – LIVE AT LE THEATRE DU CHATELET
ART YARD / KINDRED SPIRIT 2CD – KSAY-6

94. PATHWAYS TO UNKNOWN WORLDS (1973)
IMPULSE ASD-9298 / EVIDENCE CD ECD-22218

95. PHARAOH SANDERS – IN THE BEGINNING (1963-1964)
ESP DISK CD ESP-4069 (DISC #3 & 4 w/SUN RA)

96. PLEIADES – LIVE AT THE THEATRE-CARRE’ SAINT-VINCENT - FRANCE
LEO CD LR-210-211 (1990)

97. PURPLE NIGHT (1989)
A&M 75021-5324

98. QUIET PLACE IN THE UNIVERSE (1977)
LEO CD LR-198

99. RA TO THE RESCUE – LIVE AT BERKELEY SQUARE, CALIFORNIA (1982)
SATURN IX SR-1983-220

100. REFLECTIONS IN BLUE – COMPLETE BLACK SAINT & SOUL NOTE RECORDINGS (1986)
BLACK SAINT 120-101

101. SALUTE TO DISNEY – SECOND STAR TO THE RIGHT – LIVE IN AUSTRIA (1989)
LEO LR-235/236

102. SECRETS OF THE SUN – NEW WITH BONUS TRACKS (1961)
SATURN GH-9954-E

103. SIGN OF THE MYTH (1973)
ROARATORIO LP ROAR 35 (2014)

104. SLEEPING BEAUTY (1979)
SATURN LP 79 / ART YARD CD 003

105. SOLAR MYTH APPROACH VOL. 1 (1961-1969)
BYG ACTUEL LP 529.340

106. SOLAR MYTH APPROACH VOL. 2 (1968 & 1969)
BYG ACTUEL 529.341

107. SOLO PIANO VOL. 1 (1977)
IMPROVISING ARTISTS LP 37.38.50

108. SOLO PIANO VOL. 2 – ST. LOUIS BLUES (1977)
IMPROVISING ARTISTS LP 37.38.58

109. SOME BLUES BUT NOT THE KIND THAT’S BLUE (1977)
SATURN LP 101477

110. SOMEWHERE ELSE (1988)
ROUNDER CD 3036

111. SOMEWHERE OVER THE RAINBOW aka MANY AMENS LIVE AT THE BLUEBIRD – INDIANA (1977)
SATURN LP 7877

112. SONG OF THE STARGAZERS – VARIOUS RECORDINGS (1970’S)
SATURN LP 487

113. SOUL VIBRATIONS OF MAN – JAZZ SHOWCASE, CHICAGO (1977)
SATURN LP 771

114. SOUND MIRROR (1978)
SATURN LP 19782

115. SOUND OF JOY (1956)
DELMARK CD – DS-414

116. SOUND SUN PLEASURE (1958)
SATURN LP SR-512 / EVIDENCE CD ECD-22014

117. SPACE AURA (1966)
ART YARD 45 RPM 10/001

118. SPACE IS THE PLACE SOUNDTRACK
EVIDENCE ECD-22070

119. SPACE IS THE PLACE – THE ALBUM (1972)
BLUE THUMB LP BTS-41 / IMPULSE CD IMPD 249

120. SPACE PROBE (1969)
SATURN LP 14200 / ART YARD CD 011

121. SPACESHIP LULLABY (SUN RA 1950’S SPACE R&B)
ATAVISTIC CD UMS/ALP-243

122. STARS THAT SHINE DARKLY – LIVE AT MONTREUX, SWITZERLAND VOL. 1 (1983)
SATURN LP 10-11-85

123. STARS THAT SHINE DARKLY – LIVE AT MONTREUX, SWITZERLAND VOL. 2 / HIROSHIMA (1983 / 1985)
SATURN LP 9-1213-85

124. STRANGE CELESTIAL ROAD
ROUNDER CD 3055 (1979)

125. STRANGE STRINGS – BONUS TRACKS (1965)
SATURN LP KH-5472 / SATURN CD KH-5472

126. SUB-UNDERGROUND VOL. 1 – COSMO-EARTH FANTASY (1967-1974)
SATURN LP 92074 / ART YARD CD 013

127. SUB-UNDERGROUND VOL. 2 – WHAT’S NEW (1961)
SATURN LP 752 / ART YARD CD 013

128. SUN RA ARKESTRA MEETS SALAH RAGAB IN EGYPT (1983)
PRAXIS CD CM-106

129. SUN RA POETRY SERIES VOL. 1 – STRANGE WORLDS IN MY MIND (1962 & 1965)
NORTON LP 365

130. SUN RA POETRY SERIES VOL. 2 – THE SUB-DWELLERS (1966, 1968 & 1982)
NORTON LP 366

131. SUN RA POETRY SERIES VOL. 3 – THE OUTER DARKNESS (1967, 1969 & 1977)
NORTON LP 367

132. SUN RA POETRY SERIES VOL. 4 – MY WAY IS THE SPACEWAYS (1973)
NORTON LP 391

133. SUN RA SINGLES – THE DEFINITIVE 45’S COLLECTION (2016)
STRUT 148

134. SUN RA SPACE R&B VOL. 1 – INTERPLANETARY MELODIES (1954-1956)
NORTON CD 352

135. SUN RA SPACE R&B VOL. 2 – SECOND STOP IS JUPITER (1954-1956)
NORTON CD 353

136. SUN RA SPACE R&B VOL. 3 – ROCKETSHIP ROCK (1954-1958)
NORTON CD 354

137. SUNRISE IN DIFFERENT DIMENSIONS (1980)
HAT HUT CD 2R17

138. SUN SONG / JAZZ BY SUN RA (1955)
TRANSITION LP TRLP J-10 / DELMARK CD DD-411

139. SUPERSONIC JAZZ (1955 & 1960)
SATURN LP H70P0216

140. SYMBOLS aka CYMBALS (1973)
EVIDENCE CD ECD-22217

141. TAKING A CHANCE ON CHANCES (1977)
SATURN LP 772

142. THE INTERGALACTIC THING (1968-1969)
ROARATORIO 2 LP ROAR 40 (2016)

143. TRIBUTE TO STUFF SMITH – BILLY BANG CD – COMPLETE BLACK SAINT & SOUL NOTE REC. (1992)
SOUL NOTE CD 121-216

144. UNITY – LIVE AT STORYVILLE, NEW YORK (1977)
HORO 2 LP HDP-19-20

145. UNIVERSE IN BLUE – LIVE AT SLUG’S SALOON – NEW BONUS TRACKS (1972)
SATURN LP 200 / SATURN 2 CD 200

146. VISIONS (WALT DICKERSON & SUN RA)
STEEPLECHASE CD SCS-1126

147. VISITS PLANET EARTH (1956)
SATURN LP 9956-11 / EVIDENCE CD ECD-22039

148. VOICE OF THE ETERNAL TOMORROW – LIVE AT THE SQUAT THEATER, NEW YORK (1980)
SATURN LP 91780

149. WE TRAVEL THE SPACEWAYS (1957-1960)
SATURN LP HK-5445 / EVIDENCE CD ECD-22036

150. WHEN ANGELS SPEAK OF LOVE (1962)
SATURN LP 1966 / EVIDENCE CD ECD-22216

151. WHEN SPACESHIPS APPEAR – VARIOUS LOCATIONS (1984)
SATURN LP 101485

152. WHEN SUN COMES OUT (1961-1962)
SATURN LP 2066 / EVIDENCE CD ECD-22068

NOTE: MORE SUN RA ALBUMS WILL BE ADDED AS THEY BECOME AVAILABLE​​​


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