SUN RA I'm Gonna Unmask the Batman b/w The Perfect Man
Sun Ra - I'm Gonna Unmask the Batman b/w The Perfect Man (Saturn, 7" 45)
Both sides in M- condition.
Rare `83 issue of amazing double-sider originally released in 1974 (that pressing barely exists.) Both sides of this one really rock out! Check my other listings this week for 3 more Sun Ra 45s. If you haven't heard these recordings, they are compiled on the Sun Ra Singles 2cd set on Evidence records. Sound samples should be available somewhere online...
These mid-80s Saturn 45s frequently had oversize printed labels stuck over blank(?) labels. This is one such example.
Some info from the online Ra discography:
Saturn 9/7474 (reissue, 1983)
A: I'm Gonna Unmask the Batman (Lacy Gibson, Alton Abraham, Ra)
Ra-Mini Moog syn, Hohner clavinet; prob. Akh Tal Ebah-muted tp; Marshall Allen-as; John Gilmore-ts; Danny Ray Thompson-bs; unknown-b; unknown-d; poss.Stanley Morgan [Atakatune]-cga; Sam Bankhead-voc. Recorded 7/4/74, probably in Chicago. [singer identified by Gordon; other personnel rlc]
B: The Perfect Man (Ra)
Ra-Mini-Moog syn; Allen-ob; Gilmore-ts; unidentified-d. Recorded 5/24/73, location unknown. [Information on the record from WKCR and Gordon; personnel rlc]
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