Albert Ayler, Donald Ayler, Michel Sampson, Ronald Shannon, Lewis Worrell, Ronald Shannon Jackson
This outstanding 66-minute release includes Albert Ayler's complete May 1, 1966 Slug's Saloon performance for the first time ever on one CD.
Featuring trumpeter Donald Ayler, violinist Michel Sampson, bassist Lewis
Worrell and drummer Ronald Shannon Jackson, this seminal concert helped
cement Albert Ayler's status as one of the most important and influential
leaders of the free jazz movement.
1. Truth is Marching in (A.Ayler) 8:53
2. Our Prayer (D.Ayler) 14:57
3. Bells (A.Ayler) 18:14
4. Ghosts (A.Ayler) 23:24
"By 16 minutes the cover has melted from your skull and the sun is shining
from within and without and you have been transformed forever. Yeah, you need this that bad...what are you waiting for?"
- Thom Jurek, All Music Guide