Headpress blurb for this book » Composer, bandleader, pianist, poet and philosopher, Sun Ra is one of the most colourful and enduring of musical legacies, transcending time, place and cultural genres. From the mid 1950s until his death in 1993, Sun Ra led The Arkestra, an ensemble with an ever-changing line-up and name which sometimes numbered as many as thirty musicians living and playing together under the despotic tutelage of… € 17.50
It’s All Good: A John Sinclair Reader is an anthology of Sinclair’s journalism and poetry of the past 40 years. The book contains writings on Sun Ra, Jack Kerouac, Iggy Pop, and John Lennon a.o. The book also illuminates Sinclair’s time as manager of The MC5, chairman of The White Panther Party, and producer of the Ann Arbor Blues & Jazz Festival. € 17.50
At the height of the sixties, John and Leni Sinclair were leaders of the counterculture movement in Michigan, organizers of radical social, political, and cultural endeavors primarily in the areas of music, poetry, graphic design, and community welfare projects. € 12.50
Peyotemind is a project that began while researching the Music Is Revolution CD (The End Is Here #10). A 1963 notebook written by John Sinclair was found in a box of papers. It included poetry and an essay written while under the influence of peyote. This work was… € 10.00Book € 25.00Book + CD
Re-print published by Bookbeat Gallery Press. First published by the Detroit Artist Workshop in 1965 in a limited edition of 500 copies. This Is Our Music is a visual, lyrical and high-impact poetry tract which contained the passionate seeds of John Sinclair‘s early radical politics.