Sunday, November 22, 2009
FREEDOM RHYTHM AND SOUND
various artists: freedom rhythm and sound
(2009, 2cd, uk, soul jazz records)
Subtitled: Revolutionary Jazz & The Civil Rights Movement 1963-82.
"This album coincides with the release of the massive hardback deluxe book, "Freedom Rhythm & Sound: Revolutionary Jazz Original Cover Art 1963-82", compiled by Gilles Peterson and Stuart Baker, released on Soul Jazz Records featuring the cover artwork of many seminal revolutionary jazz albums created between 1965-83. "
Both the book and the CD include artwork and/or music of Sun Ra, Ornette Coleman, The Art Ensemble Of Chicago, and more.