Sunny Murray - Hommage to Africa
The amazing Hommage to Africa was recorded on August 15, 1969 for BYG in France, by avant-garde jazz drummer Sunny Murray who had been a member of Albert Ayler’s band for three years. The recording also features Archie Shepp, Alan Silva, Grachan Moncur III, Lester Bowie, Clifford Thornton, Roscoe Mitchell, Kenneth Terroade and Jeanne Lee.
After three years as a member of Albert Ayler’s band (1964-1967), avant-garde jazz drummer Sunny Murray travelled to France where he recorded for Affinity and BYG. Pressed on 180 gram vinyl.