In 2018 Soft Machine released their first studio album under the original name in 37 years called 'Hidden Details'. In support of this widely acclaimed and heralded album, John Etheridge (electric guitar), Roy Babbington (bass guitar), John Marshall (drums) and Theo Travis (saxophones, flute, Fender Rhodes piano) toured the world during 2018 and 2019.
A live album from this extensive tour recorded at the Baked Potato, Los Angeles, USA on 1 February 2019 is released now on CD and Digital Download, while it already came out as limited 2LP, 180 grams only 200 numbered copies each on transparent, blue and marbled vinyl.
For the double LP: tonefloat.com/2020/02/03/soft-machine-live-at-the-baked-potato-2lp
1. OUT-BLOODY-INTRO (RATLEDGE/TRAVIS) 2:30
2. OUT-BLOODY-RAGEOUS PT.1 (RATLEDGE) 5:28
3. SIDEBURN (MARSHALL) 2:18
4. HAZARD PROFILE PT.1 (JENKINS) 6:29
5. KINGS AND QUEENS (HOPPER) 4:36
6. THE TALE OF TALIESIN (JENKINS) 6:19
7. HEART OFF GUARD (ETHERIDGE) 2:16
8. BROKEN HILL (ETHERIDGE) 3:44
9. FOURTEEN HOUR DREAM (TRAVIS) 6:26
10. THE MAN WHO WAVED AT TRAINS (RATLEDGE) 5:12
11. LIFE ON BRIDGES (TRAVIS) 7:00
12. HIDDEN DETAILS (TRAVIS) 7:03
released June 10, 2020
JOHN ETHERIDGE - guitar
THEO TRAVIS - sax, flute, Fender Rhodes electric piano
ROY BABBINGTON - bass guitar
JOHN MARSHALL - drums
Recorded live at The Baked Potato, February 1st, 2020, by Guillermo Berrino, during the Soft Machine's 50th Anniversary World Tour.
Mixed and mastered by Andrew Tulloch, at the Blue Studio, London.
Produced by Theo Travis. Co-produced by Soft Machine.
Executive producer Leonardo Pavkovic.
© Soft Machine, 2020
℗ MoonJune Records, 2020
Thanks: JUSTIN RANDI (THE BAKED POTATO), CHRIS HOARD, KEN KUBERNIK, ANDY SUMMERS.
Special thanks to LEONARDO ‘MOONJUNE’ PAVKOVIC without whose tireless efforts the 50th Anniversary World Tour and this recording would not take the place.
THEO TRAVIS plays a signature custom Raw tenor sax.
JOHN ETHERIDGE plays Martyn Booth Signature Custom and Fret King JE Model guitar.
JOHN MARSHALL plays Sonor drums and Paiste cymbals..
All publishing registered with PRS/MCPS.
Worldwide management and booking by LEONARDO PAVKOVIC,
MOONJUNE MUSIC, NEW YORK.