Marshall Allen Interview

Source: The Australian.

Here’s the thing, Marshall Allen: those four guys in the Rolling Stones, who are forever being asked those tiresome questions? The youngest member, Ronnie Wood, is 70 — which means that all four of them are at least two decades younger than you.

Yet you’re still touring the world, as band leader of the mighty Sun Ra Arkestra, the avant-garde free jazz ensemble founded in the mid-1950s by a man by the name of Sun Ra. You’ve been leading that ensemble since 1995, following his death.