Founded by Chimurenga in 2008, the Pan African Space Station (PASS) is a periodic, pop-up live radio studio; a performance and exhibition space; a research platform and living archive, as well as an ongoing, internet based radio station. Copyright of all material broadcast and published is held by PASS and the individual artists and authors.
Truth is marching in – Albert Ayler Live at the Village vanguard, 1967
What is “the real blues”?
as the chief priest says, “church is on..”
There’s a treriifc amount of knowledge in this article!
Leap frog! Albert swings through thru red garland’s trinkle trinkle with the us army 76 ag rehersal band on sept 14, 1960
Wham bam thank you, ma’am, my questions are anwsered!
alert ayler says, “bye bye blackbird”
ayler on a “Sonnymoon for Two” (sitting in with the Herbert Katz Quintet, June 19, 1962, Helsinki Finland): ‘Don’t forget that arguing with each other is bad because if you do the devil angel is laughing in the closet, so be careful.’
1-4-5, 1-4-5, 12 bar 12 bar, turnaround STOP! … start again
herbert katz quintet w/ alert ayler “four” (for neo who can count and be counted on)
and ayler rings the prophecy of the bells.
we’re listening to ayler’s love cry
new grass! a message from mr ayler
pharoah sanders ensemble w/ ayler… some untitled blues
after all those horns.. thank god for women!
oh yes, free at last!
‘We must move this by chain letters and get it in the papers in as many parts of the U.S.A. as possible. This is very important. The time is now. ‘
‘Brother Albert Ayler is not gone from us. He’s somewhere now telling it like it is. and his golden horn shrieks out the sound of his ghosts. the celestial host sways to the rhythm of Murray’s thund’ring drum. Good spirits everywehere rejoice!’ – Archie Shepp
Hey, you’re the goto expret. Thanks for hanging out here.