Liner Notes   Cat. No. sa026     Release Date: 2020-07-17
Our twenty-fourth issue celebrates interstellar icon and generative force of nature: Sun Ra. Contributors include Taylor Ho Bynum, John Corbett, Naima Lowe, Luke Stewart in conversation with Thomas Stanley, and Ken Vandermark. The issue also features supplemental writing from Jessie Cox on Marshall Allen, Reg Bloor on Glenn Branca, Chris Pitsiokos on Miles Davis's On The Corner, Peter Margasak on Derek Bailey's On The Edge series, and a conversation between Audra Wolowiec and Freya Powell. The issue closes with a phenomenal text work by Camae Ayewa (Moor Mother).
Each issue of Sound American is:
- Beautifully designed by Remake Design
- Printed offset by die Keure, one of the finest book printers in the world, in a unique Pantone color on Holmen paper
- Bound with the highest quality thread-sewn binding, using cold glue and Otabind™. Each copy lies open, stays completely flat, and will last a lifetime.
Sound American 24: The Sun Ra Issue