Marshall Allen Interview 

Source: PopMatters.

Few musicians claim to be an angel from outer space, but jazz legend Sun Ra was not just a musical pioneer but also a trailblazing philosopher and visionary spiritual seeker. His legend continues to grow in the 21st century thanks to the ongoing efforts of the Sun Ra Arkestra, now with longtime saxophonist Marshall Allen charting the band’s journeys through the supersonic spaceways and interstellar low ways.