SONNY’S TIME NOW
1. Virtue (10.56)
2. Justice (12.42)
3. Black Art (6.33)
4. The Lie (5.46)
Albert Ayler (tenor saxophone)
Don Cherry (trumpet)
Henry Grimes (bass)
Lewis Worrell (bass)
Sunny Murray (drums)
Leroi Jones (recitation [Track 3 only])
Tracks 1 - 3 released as Sonny`s Time Now on Jihad 663. Reissued on DIW (Japan) 25002, with the additional track “The Lie”, added as a 45” single.
All tracks included on the CD release on DIW (Japan) DIW-355.
Tracks 1 - 3 were also issued on Jazzette BPCD 025 (Croatia) as Sunny’s Time Now & More, in the order 3,1,2, with the titles: ‘Black Art’ ‘Justice Part1’ and ‘Justice Part 2’.
Tracks 1 - 4 issued on Skokiaan SKOK005-CD and SKOK005-LP in June 2016.
From the sleevenotes
“At last Sonny Murray, the mithical redblack man from Oklahoma has an album of his own. Where he is given his long over due.”
From the duplicated insert included in the original Jihad release.
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