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Michael Cosmic & Phill Musra Group

Now-Again — July 19, 2017 | Comments (10)

Front cover / Back cover, each with a taped-on flyer, replicating the original private releases

The latest release in Now-Again’s Reserve Subscription series is Michael Cosmic & Phill Musra Group’s Peace In The World/Creator Spaces


Now-Again Reserve: Custom-made LP’s delivered once per quarter, presenting some of the rarest records in their respective genres in high quality LP format. Each release is produced with the direct participation of the artist.

Free improvisation, first touched on by messengers like John Coltrane, Sun Ra and Albert Ayler, gives us an exuberant maelstrom that rejoices in life while it shoves back at complex, unforgiving social-political environments. The 70s Boston underground brought twin brothers Phill Musra and Michael Cosmic together with Turkish-born drummer Hüseyin Ertunç; as a trio, and with other Boston jazzers (John Jamyll Jones of Worlds Experience Orchestra, the 2nd Now-Again Reserve Edition entry), the twins each privately issued an album. Potent mixes of spirituality, expressionist fire and electrified newness, these LPs are presented as the 7th entry in the Now-Again Reserve Edition, mastered from the original tapes.

LP 1 (front cover): Michael Cosmic – Peace in the World
LP 2 (back cover): Phill Musra Group – Creator Spaces
LP 3 – bonus record available only to subscribers: previously unreleased tracks by Cosmic, Musra and World’s Experience Orchestra.

Below, original editions of Michael Cosmic’s Peace in the World (in three cover styles, 100 of each), and Phill Mustra Group’s Creator Spaces.


  1. hell yeah!!

    Comment by Christian — February 3, 2016, 12:39 am
  2. Do we need to sign up again or will it just continue automatically?

    Comment by Luke Franz — January 10, 2017, 10:28 pm
  3. @Luke: You don’t need to sign up again, it will continue automatically.

    Comment by admin — January 10, 2017, 11:52 pm
  4. Any chance you guys will offer a lower priced subscription without the cd’s ?

    Comment by Trevor — January 11, 2017, 12:58 am
  5. Any word on when the wooden cases will be shipped for members?

    Comment by Sims — January 14, 2017, 5:15 pm
  6. @Sims, Our distributor is in the process of shipping these out right now. If you did not receive an email with a tracking number, please contact

    Comment by admin — January 16, 2017, 6:16 pm
  7. Is this still shipping around the date listed for Split Decision Band?

    Comment by Luke Franz — April 8, 2017, 12:33 am
  8. Has Split Decision Band started shipping yet? Dying to listen to it

    Comment by M — May 3, 2017, 10:39 pm
  9. This is insane

    Comment by Dada — July 22, 2017, 4:40 am
  10. Any precisions on the German Oak shipping date?

    Comment by LuxB — August 7, 2017, 8:48 pm

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