"Kind of Blue"
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Jonathan Jarrett - 8/24/2009
I don't take the MC5 that seriously, but they covered Sun Ra and he was, in some sense, experimental jazz as was Davis, I could imagine no more likely meeting point between our two posts.
Did Sun Ra take Sun Ra seriously, even? I'd have said not.
Ralph E. Luker - 8/23/2009
You take Sun Ra seriously? I don't think he has much continuing public audience or influence among musicians.
Jonathan Jarrett - 8/22/2009
Next poster needs to post a Sun Ra video to broker a compromise :-)
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