Bridget St.JOHN - Thank You For, 1972 (Dandelion) [CD: See For Miles'95]
Bridget St John (voc/acg)
with: Rick Sanders (acg [2/7/9]) - John Martyn (g [8]) - Tim Renwick (elg [5/7/10]) - Gordon Huntley (steel-g [1/6]) - Ian Whiteman (p [4]) - Andy Roberts (o [9]) - Rick Kemp (b [1/3/5/8]) - Bruce Thomas (b [7/10]) - Pip Pyle (d [1/3]) - Dave Mattacks (d [5]) - Willie Wilson (d [7/10])
Rec: 1972 - Loc: Sound Techniques, Chelsea - Pr: Jerry Boys & Bridget St John
Tracks: 1. Nice - 2. Thank You for... - 3. Lazarus - 4. Goodbye Goodbye - 5. Love Minus Zero, No Limit - 6. Silver Coin - 7. Happy Day - 8. Fly High - 9. To Leave Your Cover - 10. Every Day // 11. A Song is as Long as it Wants to Go On - Nice* - 12. Silver Coin* - 13. Fly High* - 14. Lazarus* - 15. The River* - 16. Thank You For...* - 17. Ask Me No Questions* - 18. If You've Got Money*
[* signals CD bonus tracks - rec. live in Montreux, 28 Apr 1972, with Rick Sanders (acg)]


The SAXOPHONE PHENOMENON [Compilation], 1992 (Slam Records) [CD]
[Compilation of various groups]
DEAN/ROGERS/SANDERS: Elton Dean (as) - Paul Rogers (cb) Mark Sanders (d)
Rec: 1 Dec 1991 - Loc: Red Rose Club, London - Pr: Paul Wilson
Track: Dayday


Jan SCHELHAAS - Dark Ships, 2008 (Esoteric) [CD]
Jan Schelhaas (kb/pgm/voc) - Doug Boyle (g [1/5-6/8/10-11]) - Jimmy Hastings (fl [2]/ss [5/8])
Rec: unk - Loc: unk - Eng/Pr: Jan Schelhaas
Track: 1. Dark Ships - 2. Red Sky at Morning - 3. Sails in the Sun - 4. True Blue - 5. Holy Voices - 6. Nothing on Earth - 7. The Voyage of Doby Mick - 8. Goin’ to Shanghai - 9. Silent Solos - 10. Dolphins and Oceans - 11. The Coast of Peru - 12. Soon be Dreaming


SCHUNGE - Ballad Of A Simple Love, 1972 (EMI/Regal Zonophone)
Schunge (voc/acg)
Bob Ricardo (voc) - Chris Spedding (elg/acg) - Haim Romano (acg/elg) - Roy Babbington (cb/b) - Jeff Clyne (cb) - Barry De Souza (d) - Dave MacRae (o/elp) - Mike Gibbs (arr)
Rec: unk - Loc: unk - Pr: Ellis Elias & Roberto Danova
Tracks: 1. Ballad Of A Simple Love - 2. Castles In The Sand - 3. Enter The Violins - 4. Only A Midnight Train - 5. As I Close My Eyes - 6. Joseph Demanio - 7. 1971 - 8. Rosemary Came - 9. Take It As A Dream - 10. Joanna Was Hung U - 11. Misty


Irène SCHWEIZER - Live At Taktlos, 1984 (Intakt)
Irène Schweizer (p) - Lindsay Cooper (bsn) - Maggie Nicols (voc) - Joëlle Léandre (cb/voc) - George Lewis (tb) - Paul Lovens (d) - Gunter Sommer (d)
Rec: 4-5 Feb 1984 - Loc: Taktlos Festival, Zurich (Switzerland) - Pr: unk
Tracks: 1. First Meeting (9:50) - 2. Lungs and Legs Willing? (11:40) - 3. Trutznacht Igall (20:15) - 4. Every, Now and Then... (0:55)


[Irène SCHWEIZER] INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S FESTIVAL OF IMPROVISED MUSIC - Canaille, 1988 (Intakt)
Irène Schweizer (p) - Lindsay Cooper (bsn) - Maggie Nicols (voc) - Joëlle Léandre (cb/voc) - Ann-Marie Roelofs (tb) - Marilyn Mazur (pc/p) - Elvira Plenar (p) - Petra Ilyes (b) - Flora St Loup (voc) - Co Streiff (as) - Mariette Rouppe Van der Voort (s) - Maud Sauer (ob) - Maartje Ten Hoorn (vln)
Rec: 17/18 Oct 1988 - Loc: Rote Fabrik, Zurich (Switerland)
Tracks: 1. Gaat Uw Gang, Dames! - 2. Kromhout 2 cyl. 80 pk - 3. Vino Santo - 4. Hello - 5. Discovery - 6. Trutznachtigall II - 7. Nasty - 8. Eine Kleine Drum-Musik - 9. Metal nuit - 10. Sweethearts of Rhythm


The SCIENCE GROUP - ...A Mere Coincidence..., 1999 (RéR) [CD]
Stevan Tickmayer (p/kb/samples/vln [2/4/13]/g [3/7]/cb [3]/zither [15]) - Chris Cutler (d/elec) - Bob Drake (b/voc [6-8/11-12/14-15]/g [1/6/11-12]/d [5-6/10-12]/pc [2/8/14])
with: Amy Denio (voc [1-8/11-15]) - Fred Frith (g [2-7/9-10/12-14]) - Claudio Puntin (cl [1/3]/bcl [2/4/7/9/12/14]) - Shaun de Waal (voice [10/13])
Rec: May 1997-Jan 1999 - Loc: Studio Midi Pyrénées, Caudeval (France) - Pr: Bob Drake
Tracks: 1. Mnemonic [ST/CC] (2:36) - 2. Aleph Zero [ST/CC] (2:24) - 3. Engineering [ST/CC] (6:04) - 4. Lost In Translation [ST/CC] (1:09) - 5. Chimera [ST/CC] (6:15) - 6. Parity [ST/CC] (3:06) - 7. Love [ST/CC] (4:52) - 8. Open Or Closed? [ST/CC] (4:15) - 9. Napoleon [ST/CC] (1:54) - 10. ...In... [BD/CC] (0:25) - 11. ...Schroedinger's Box [ST/CC] (1:08) - 12. Event Horizon [ST/CC] (1:49) - 13. Lab Notes [ST/CC] (2:53) - 14. Scale Invarians [ST/CC] (3:36) - 15. There Must Be Something [ST/CC] (7:19) - 16. [ghost track] (3:03)


The SCIENCE GROUP - Spoors, 2003 (RéR) [CD]
Stevan Tickmayer (kb/samples) - Chris Cutler (d/elec) - Bob Drake (b/g/o) - Mike Johnson (g)
guest: Bob Cutke (d [1])
Rec: 2002-03 - Loc: Studio Midi Pyrénées, Caudeval (France), Stevan's house, Mike's house - Eng: Bob Drake - Pr: Bob Drake
Tracks: [Timelines] 1. Timeline 6 [ST] (2:28) - 2. Timeline 2 [ST] (3:01) - 3. Timeline 5 [ST] (5:55) - [New Indents] 4. Slops And Blind Alleys [ST] (1:42) - 5. Dispersants [ST] (4:57) - 6. Dance Of The Arguments [ST] (3:25) - 7. Interrupted Thoughts [ST] (1:14) - 8. The Rejects [ST] (0:54) - [2 Bagatelles] 9. Marching Off [ST] (5:38) - 10. Slow Land [ST] (4:03) - [Old And New Paths] 11. Discrete Networks [ST] (4:20) - 12. Niska Banja [ST] (2:15) - 13. Tractate [ST] (4:36) - 14. The Garden Of Forking Paths [ST] (3:34) - 15. Urban Music [ST] (8:20)


SECOND VISION - First Steps, 1980 (Chrysalis) [CD: Blueprint'00]
Ric Sanders (vln) - John Etheridge (g) - Dave Bristow (kb) - Jonathan Davie (b) - Mickey Barker (d)
Rec: Aut 1979 - Loc: Sound Techniques, Chelsea & Olympic Studios, Barnes - Pr: John Cameron
Tracks: 1. Ice Bells [DB] (5:55) - 2. Dancing Circle [RS] (4:48) - 3. Putting Out The Bish [JE] (1:43) - 4. August 4 [RS] (4:57) - 5. First Steps [DB] (1:37) - 6. Even In Sadness [RS] (4:20) - 7. Star Dance [DB] (6:23) - 8. Coanda [DB] (7:10) - 9. Wynsmead [RS] (1:23)


SEVENTH WAVE - Psi-Fi, 1975 (Gull) [CD: Line'87/See For Miles'99]
Ken Elliott (voc/kb/syn/pc) - Kieran O'Connor (d/pc/voc)
with: Peter Lemer (syn/elp [3/5/6/8/10]) - Brian Gould (o/syn [5/10]) - Steve Cook (b/cb [6/8]) - Pepi Lemer (voc [3])
guests: Rob Elliott (voc [1/2/4/5/7/9]) - Tony Elliott (voc [3/10]/pc [5]) - Tony Uter (pc [9]) - Hugh Banton (o/mel/syn [3]) - Chris Amson (pgm [3])
Rec: Jan 1975 - Loc: Chalk Farm Studios, London - Eng: Tony McGill - Pr: Neil Richmond
Tracks: 1. Return To Foreverland [KE] (3:47) - 2. Roads To Rome [KE] (3:12) - 3. Manifestations [KE] (5:41) - 4. Loved By You [KE] (2:45) - 5. Only The Beginning [KE] (7:58) - 6. Aether Anthem [KE] (1:29) - 7. Astral Animal [KE] (3:08) - 8. El Tooto [KE/N.Richmond] (2:11) - 9. Camera Obscura [KE] (9:01) - 10. Star Palace Of The Sombre Warrior [KE] (6:25)
[Note: The See For Miles CD reissue pairs this album with its predecessor, "Things To Come" (1974), which has no Canterbury-related guests]


Rebby SHARP - In One Mouth and Out of the Other, 1990 (Shimmy Disc) [CD'93]
Rebby Sharp (pc/p/mnd/voc/g/bj) - Kramer (atb/voc/pc) - Coby Bally (UM/voc) - Tom Cora (cel/voc/homemade indigniti) - Fred Frith (vln/g) - David Licht (pc) - Tim the Bird (cocktail sounds)
Rec: unk - Loc: unk - Pr: unk
Tracks: 1. Some Men [RS] (4:36) - 2. Up Jump Chair Legs [RS] (0:55) - 3. Hard Acid Rain [Dylan/RS] (4:01) - 4. These Venetian Eyes [RS] (1:29) - 5. Just in Time [RS] (3:09) - 6. I'm So Hot [RS] (2:11) - 7. Crater Creek [RS] (2:50) - 8. Breaking Ground [RS]* (3:14) - 9. The Harmfulness of Tobacco [Brookings/RS]* (2:31) - 10. Gime Back My 15 Cents [RS] (2:27) - 11. Goin' to the Roof [RS] (1:56) - 12. Sittin' on Top O' the John [RS] (3:01) - 13. Let the Piper Call the Tune [RS] (1:51) - 14. Hesitation Blues [RS] (4:29) - 15. Tar Baskets [RS] (1:00) - 16. Holding Forth [RS] (1:20) - 17. He Leadeth Me [RS] (1:59) - 18. Walk by the Fire [RS] (2:14) - 19. Royal Pauses [RS]* (1:43)
[Note: * are only available on the CD version]


Jeff SHERMAN featuring Hugh HOPPER - Home, 2003 (Relentless Pursuit) [CD]
Jeff Sherman (b/kb/fl/acg/pgm/samples)

with: Greg Sherman (p [1]/syn [1]) - Jerry Cook (d [1]) - Hugh Hopper (b [3/4]/loops [3/4])
Rec: 2002-03 - Loc: unk - Pr: Jeff Sherman
Tracks: 1. Burying Euphoria [JS] (12:35) - 2. Home [JS] (3:35) - 3. The Apes And The Auroras [JS/HH] (18:41) - 4. Rainy Day [JS] (24:01)


The SHINY MEN - Again!, 1981 (Experimental)
Chris Lavelle (voc/g/comp/lyr) - Chris O'Neill (kb) - Jerry Soffe (b) - Frank Hockney (d/pc)
with: Robert Wyatt (voc [3]) - John O'Neill (s) - Jim Stuttard (cl) - Andy Robinson (tub) - Laurie Linton (bv)
Rec: 1981 - Loc: Berwick Street Studios, London - Pr: The Bombay Ducks
Tracks: 1. One Of The Big Shiny Men - 2. To A Spaceman - 3. Dream Pussy - 4. Secret Monkeys - 5. Ape Ship - 6. C Jam Bop Larrence Funka-Monk-a-Blues - 7. Cheap Emotion - 8. Too Wonderful - 9. Back Back - 10. Institution - 11. Model Citizen


SHORT WAVE - Live, 1993 (Gimini) [CD]
Didier Malherbe (ts/as/ss/fl/voice) - Phil Miller (g/g-syn) - Hugh Hopper (b) - Pip Pyle (d)
Rec: 8 Nov 1991 [10/11], 26 Sep-5 Oct 1992 [1-9] - Loc: Studio de Chennevières (France) [1-4/6]; New Morning, Paris; A L'Ouest de la Grosne, Bresse-sur-Grosne [10/11]; Théâtre Municipal, Perpignan & L'Aéronef, Lille (France) - Eng/Pr: Gérard Lhomme
Tracks: 1. The Fox [PM] (4:32) - 2. Saiseyes [PP] (5:50) - 3. Frankly Speaking [HH] (7:27) - 4. The Balladin [PP] (5:17) - 5. 2 P.M. / Lobeck-Fish [HH] (10:57) - 6. Partout [HH] (6:18) - 7. Midnight Judo [HH] (4:39) - 8. Shuffle Demons [HH] (9:10) - 9. Nan True's Hole [PM] (3:47) - 10. VZG [DM] (3:26) - 11. Et Alors... [DM] (5:09)


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Alan SHORTER QUARTET - Tes Esat, 1971 (America) [CD: Verve'04]
Alan Shorter (tpt)- Gary Windo (ts) - Johnny Dyani (cb/fl/pc/p) - René Augustus (d/pc)
Rec: 11 Mar 1970 - Loc: Decca Studio, Paris (France) - Pr: Pierre Berjot
Tracks: 1. Disposition [AS] (27:02) - 2. Beast Of Bash [AS] (2:54) - 3. One Million Squared [AS] (10:48)
[Note: some sources claim this was actually recorded ca. 1972/73 in London]


Dave SINCLAIR - Moon Over Man, 1993 (Voiceprint) [CD]
Dave Sinclair (kb/voc [3/7/8/9/15/21]/d [1-2/5-8/10-12/15-16/18/21])
with: Tim Lynk (voc [1-3/9-10/16/18/20]) - Gay Perez (voc [3-4/6/8-9/11/13/18-19]) - John Murphy (voc [5/12/14/17/20])
and: Mark Hewins (g [3-4/9/13/17/19-20]) - Graham Flight (b [3-4/9/13/17/19-20]) - Pete Pipkin (d [3-4/9/13/17/19-20])
guest: Joe Gubay (g [7]) - Mike Wedgwood (b [14]) - Richard Coughlan (d [14])
Rec: May-Sep 1976 [1-2/5-8/10-12/15-16/18/21] & Spr 1977 [3-4/9/13/17/19-20] [14: backing track rec 1974] - Loc: Canterbury & Herne Bay, Kent - Eng: Jeremy Darby - Pr: David Sinclair
Tracks: 1. Wanderlust [DS] (4:45) - 2. Tropic Island [DS] (3:14) - 3. Mallorcan Dance [DS] (5:46) - 4. Make Yourself At Home [DS] (2:31) - 5. Harry [DS/J.Murphy] (3:32) - 6. Moon Over Man [DS] (3:42) - 7.Where Have I Gone [DS] (4:21) - 8. Ice Cream [DS] (2:27) - 9. Make A Brand New Start [DS] (5:15) - 10. Moving On [DS] (2:47) - 11. Lost In The Woods [DS] (2:09) - 12. Reminiscermemoring [DS/J.Murphy] (3:28) - 13. Honky Dorry [DS] (3:48) - 14. The Piano Player [DS/J.Murphy] (4:48) - 15. Back For Tea [DS] (5:05) - 16. Here To Stay [DS] (3:58) // (2006 reissue bonus tracks): 17. Make Yourself At Home (JM vocal) (2:43) - 18. Ice Cream (TL & GP vocals) (2:33) - 19. Honky Dorry (GP vocal) (3:07) - 20. Make A Brand New Start (TL & JM vocals) (4:10) - 21. Here To Stay (DS vocal) (3:55)


Dave SINCLAIR - Full Circle, 2003 (DSincs Music) [CD]
Dave Sinclair (syn/elp/o/p [10]/pgm [4]/pc [8/9])
with: Roxane (Rozz) Jobling (voc [1/2/6/7/11/12]/bv [3/5/6/8]) - Marcus Bishop (d [1-2/5-7/9-11]/pgm [2/10]/acg [6]/pc [8]) - Richard Sinclair (voc [4/9/10]/b [10]) - Jim Leverton (voc [3/5/8]) - Ray Doble (voc [1]) - Doug Boyle (elg [1-3/5-8/10-11]/acg [3/6/8/9]) - Simon Bentall (pc [1-3/5-8/10]) - Mark Fletcher (d [3/8]) - Fred Baker (b [2-3/7-8/11]) - Theo Travis (ss [2/7/8]/fl [7/11]) - Chris Wong (b [1/5/6]) - Julian Landymore (ts [1/2/5/6]) - Rod Brown (pc [9/10]) - Tim Vyni (tpt [10]) - Ralph Cross (rainstick [11]) - Hannele Wida (voc [11]) - Naomi Harada (voc [11]) - Takeo Matsui (voice [11]) - Brian Hickey (voice [11]) - Felicia Sinclair (voc [10])
Rec: Mar-Aug 2003 + Jan 2002 [12], May-Jun 2002 [10] - Loc: Absolute Studios, Kent - Eng: Marcus Bishop - Pr: Marcus Bishop & Dave Sinclair
Tracks: 1. Thru The Night [DS] (5:16) - 2. Forever Through The Years [DS] (5:15) - 3. Best Life Of All [DS] (4:25) - 4. O Caroline [DS/R.Wyatt] (5:16) - 5. Outside Of Your Love [DS] (5:08) - 6. Like To Know [DS] (4:44) - 7. Without You [DS] (7:10) - 8. Nowhere To Hide [DS] (9:01) - 9. That Day [DS] (4:14) - 10. Sancti [DS] (6:19) - 11. Peace In Time [DS] (7:15) - 12. And When The Sun Sets [DS] (1:58)


Dave SINCLAIR - Into The Sun, 2003 (DSincs Music) [CDEP]
Dave Sinclair (kb/pc/voc [5/6])
with: Roxane (Rozz) Jobling (voc [1/3/8]/bv [1/3]) - Marcus Bishop (d [2-4]/pgm [4]) - Richard Sinclair (voc [2/7]/b [7]) - Ray Doble (voc [3]) - Doug Boyle (g [1-4/7]) - Simon Bentall (pc [1/3/4]) - Mark Fletcher (d [4]) - Fred Baker (b [4]) - Theo Travis (ss [4]/fl [4]) - Chris Wong (b [1]) - Julian Landymore (ts [3]) - Rod Brown (pc [2]/d [7]) - Felicia Sinclair (bv [4]) - Martin Bacon (voc [8]) - Michelle Bacon (bv [8]) - Julian Hastings (pgm [8]) - John Murphy (b [8]/g [8])
Rec: Mar-Aug 2003 + 1997 [8] - Loc: Absolute Studios, Kent - Eng: Marcus Bishop [8: Julian Hastings] - Pr: Marcus Bishop & Dave Sinclair
Tracks: 1. Fun [DS] (4:45) - 2. That Day [DS] (4:13) - 3. Thru' The Night (radio version) [DS] (3:53) - 4. How Long [DS] (7:31) - 5. Forever Through The Years (home version) [DS] (4:29) - 6. Nowhere To Slide (home version) [DS] (3:52) - 7. That Day (acoustic version) [DS] (4:06) - 8. Christmas Time [DS] (4:53)


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Dave SINCLAIR - Treasure Chest, 2009 (self-produced) [CD]
Dave Sinclair (kb/all)
Rec: unk - Loc: unk - Eng/Pr: Dave Sinclair
Tracks: 1. Feeling Four - 2. Satinlachi - 3. The City Calls - 4. Only Four - 5. It’s Up To You - 6. AM - 7. It’s Where You’re Gonna Find It - 8. Sentimental Fool - 9. Mesage To My Heart - 10. Reprise Surprise - 11. How About Us - 12. Mosquito Jam


Dave SINCLAIR - Stream, 2011 (Crescent Label) [CD]
Dave Sinclair (kb/pc [7]/bv [1/4/11])
with: Robert Wyatt (voc [1/11]) - Rox Clayton-Scott (voc [1]/bv [10]) - Annie Haslam (voc [2]) - Martin Bacon (voc [3/5]) - Chizuko Ura (voc [3]) - Martine Waltier (voc [4/5/9]/vln [9]/vla [9]/cel [9]) - Billy Bottle (voc [7/10]/b [3/7]/12str [4]/acg [7/9/10]/mnd [10]/bv [4]/pgm [3/4/7/9]) - Barbara Gaskin (voc [8]) - Andy Latimer (elg [1]) - Jimmy Hastings (ss [1/5/10]/fl [2/3/5/7-11]/bcl [2/4/5/9]/cl [5/9]/pic [5/9]) - Doug Boyle (elg [1/2/4/7]/acg [2/7/8]) - Fred T. Baker (b [1/9]) - Nigel Blow (o [1]) - Dave Stewart (syn [8]/pgm [8]) - John Murphy (b [2/10]) - Yoshitaka Enomoto (d [1/4/5/9]/cymbals [2/3]) - Marcus Bishop (d [7/10]) - James Turner (pc [1/2/5/7/9/10]) - Morgan Fisher (variophon [4]) - David Rees-Williams (vib [2/10]) - Nick Sinclair (rainstick [10]) - Gareth Balch (flghn [1]/tpt [5/9]) - Martin Hoj (cl [2/5/9]) - Neil Saunders (pgm [1/2/5/9]) - Taketeru Sunamori (pgm [1-3/5/9]) - Choir of Derby Cathedral [3]
Rec: unk - Loc: Quantum Leap Studios, Kent, Mothership Studios, Kyoto (Japan), Aadbeg Highland Studios, Yatsugatake (Japan) & Aadbeg Pacific Studios, Sotobou (Japan) - Eng: Dave Sinclair, Taketeru Sunamori, Marcus Bishop, Billy Bottle, Brian Hopper, Yuji Endo, Rave Tesar, Tomohito Nomura, Martine Waltier - Pr: Dave Sinclair, with Billy Bottle
Tracks: 1. Sad Eyes [DS] (6:09) - 2. Man Is The Child [DS/J.Murphy] (3:51) - 3. Always There [DS] (4:33) - 4. Where I Long To Be (Sarasa) [DS] (5:39) - 5. The Only Thing We Need To Do [DS] (6:05) - 6. Springwater [DS] (4:19) - 7. So Beautiful (Yatsugatake) [DS] (4:09) - 8. Island [DS] (3:52) - 9. Distant Star [DS] (3:58) - 10. Between Us [DS] (7:39) - 11. Stream [DS] (4:30)


Richard SINCLAIR - Caravan Of Dreams, 1992 (HTD) [CD]
Richard Sinclair (voc/g/b) - Andy Ward (d) - David Sinclair (kb [1/4/6/8-12]) - Jimmy Hastings (s [7-8]/fl [4/6/7/9-12]/pic [1]) - Rick Biddulph (b [8-12])
guests: Alan Clarke (hca [2]) - Michael Heupel (fl [5])
Rec: Jun-Dec 1991 [1-2/4-7], Nov 1983 [3], 12 Jul 1991 [8-12] - Loc: Astra Studios, Kent [1-2/4-7], A L'Ouest De La Grosne (France) [3], Wilde Theatre, Bracknell [8-12] - Pr: Richard Sinclair [with Dave Woolgar, Paul Godfrey & Andy Ward]
Tracks: 1. Going For A Song [RS/P.Pyle] (4:41) - 2. Cruising [RS/H.Hopper] (4:38) - 3. Only The Brave [RS/H.Hopper] (1:12) - 4. Plan It Earth [RS] (7:11) - 5. Heather [RS] (5:16) - 6. Keep On Caring [RS] (7:59) - 7. Emily [RS] (5:54) // 8. Felafel Shuffle [RS] [live] (6:30) - 9. Halfway Between Heaven And Earth [RS] (8:30) - 10. Five Go Wilde (2:47) - 11. Flowered At Bracknell [live] (1:38) - 12. Didn't Matter Anyway [RS] [live] (5:34)


Richard SINCLAIR & CARAVAN OF DREAMS - An Evening Of Magic, 1993 (Mellow/HTD) [2CD]
Richard Sinclair (voc/g) - David Sinclair (kb) - Rick Biddulph (b) - Andy Ward (d)
Rec: 26 Mar 1993 - Loc: Teatro Verdi, Genova (Italy) - Eng: Sandro Ferrari - Pr: Richard Sinclair
Tracks: [CD1] 1. In The Land Of Grey And Pink (5:12) - 2. Only The Brave / Plan It Earth (10:36) - 3. Share It (4:16) - 4. Videos (6:41) - 5. Heather (5:07) - 6. Going For A Song (4:32) - 7. O Caroline (4:25) - 8. Disassociation (6:56) // [CD2] - 1. Felafel Shuffle (6:34) - 2. Keep On Caring (8:25) - 3. Cruising (6:00) - 4. Emily (5:46) - 5. Halfway Between Heaven And Earth / Didn't Matter Anyway (12:35) - 6. Golf Girl (4:32)


Richard SINCLAIR - R.S.V.P., 1994 (Sinclair Songs) [CD]
Richard Sinclair (voc/g/b)
with: Didier Malherbe (ss [1]/cl [5]/bamboo-fl [9]) - Tony Coe (cl [3/4]) - Jimmy Hastings (s [6]/fl [3]) - Alan Clarke (hca [3]) - Tony Rico (didgeridu [5]) - Kit Watkins (kb [2/7/10]) - Hugh Hopper (b [4]) - Andy Ward (d [2/5/10]) - Dave Cohen (d [1/6]) - Pip Pyle (d [3/4/7/8])
Rec: Oct 1993-Mar 1994 - Loc: Astra Studios, Kent [except Kit Watkins' keyboards rec. at KW's home studio, Virginia, USA] - Pr: Richard Sinclair, Robert Barrs-James & Roy Clay
Tracks: 1. What's Rattlin'? [RS/P.Pyle] (5:18) - 2. My Sweet Darlin' [RS] (4:16) - 3. Videos [RS/H.Hopper] (intro: Hymn For Her) (6:36) - 4. Barefoot [RS] (3:45) - 5. Outback In Canterbury [RS] (5:05) - 6. Over From Dover [RS] (5:34) - 7. Out Of The Shadows [RS] (12:16) - 8. Where Are They Now? [RS] (5:10) - 9. Bamboo [RS] (5:04) - 10. What In The World [RS] (7:13)


Richard SINCLAIR - Live Tracks, 2002 (Sinclair Songs) [CD]
Richard Sinclair (voc/b/g [1/2])
with: David Rees Williams (p [3-4/6-7]/o [5]) - Tony Coe (cl [3-4/6-7]) - Andy Ward (pc [9]) - Dave Cohen (d [9]) - Pip Pyle (d [3-4/6-7]) - Ric Troll (hand drums [2/8]) - Pye Hastings (g [10]) - Jan Schelhaas (kb [10]) - Richard Coughlan (d [10])
Rec: 25 Jun 1994 [1/3-4/6-7], 17 Apr 1993 [2/8], 22 Sep 1996 [5], 9 Oct 1993 [9] & Jan 1978 [10] - Loc: New Morning, Paris (France) [1/3-4/6-7]; Arts Center, Grand Rapids, MI (USA) [2/8]; Grote Kerk, Harlingen (Netherlands) [5]; Le Doors, Capbreton (France) [9] & Rye Studios, Kent [10]
Tracks: 1. Disassociation [D.Sinclair] (2:36) - 2. In The Land Of Grey And Pink [RS] (4:23) - 3. What's Rattlin'? [RS/P.Pyle] (7:51) - 4. Barefoot [RS] (9:01) - 5. What In The World [RS] (5:03) - 6. Meeting The Flintstones [RS/DRW/TC/PP] (8:36) - 7. Over From Dover [RS] (9:49) - 8. Raga Of D Pieces [RS] (9:15) - 9. Three Go Wilde [RS/M.Hewins/P.Miller] (3:16) - 10. Uncle's Farm [performed by Caravan] [RS] (5:15)


Richard SINCLAIR with David REES-WILLIAMS & Tony COE - What In The World, 2002 (Sinclair Songs) [CD]
Richard Sinclair (voc)
with: David Rees Williams (church organ) - Tony Coe (cl)
Rec: 22 Sep 1996 - Loc: Grote Kerk, Harlingen (Netherlands)
Tracks: 1. Out Of The Shadows [RS] (6:00) - 2. For Absent Friends [S.Hackett/P.Collins] (5:26) - 3. What's Rattlin'? [RS/P.Pyle] (5:57) - 4. Barefoot [RS] (6:16) - 5. Canterbury Song [T.Coe] (7:42) - 6. Long Lingers Autumn Time [H.Hopper/S.Lake] (6:34) - 7. Felafel Shuffle [RS] (4:00) - 8. What In The World [RS] (5:17) - 9. Fol De Rol [RS] (2:11) - 10. Calyx [P.Miller/R.Wyatt] (4:53)


SIXNORTH - Prayer, 2003 (Poseidon/Muséa) [CD]
Hideyuki Shima (b/cb/voc/kb)
with: Chizuko Ura (voc) - Shinju Odajima (g) - Takumi Seino (g) - Eisuke Kato (kb) - Kunihiro Kameda (kb) - Toru Morichika (s) - Hiroshi Matsuda (d)
guests: Akihisa Tsuboy (vln [3]) - Futoshi Okano (gong) - David Sinclair (o [8])
Rec: 2 Jan-2 Oct 2003 - Loc: ISM, D-Sound & Seifu-An Studio - Eng: Masanori Fukushima, Dani & Hideyuki Shima - Pr: Hideyuki Shima, with Hiroshi Matsuda
Tracks: 1. Magnetic Factor [HS] - 2. The Fourth Way [HS] - 3. Everything Becomes Circle [HS] - 4. The Enneagram [HS] - 5. From Sri Lanka To Titan [HS/CU] - 6. The Age Of Horus [HS] - 7. Introduction To Richard (improvised solo guitar) [TS] - 8. Richard (incl. excerpt from Fitter Stoke Has A Bath [P.Pyle]) [HS]


64 SPOONS - Landing On A Rat Column, 1992 (Freshly Cut) [CD]
Jakko M. Jakszyk (g/voc) - Ted Emmett (tpt/voc [5/9]) - Tam Neal (kb/bv) - Andrew Crawford (b/fl/bv) - Lyndon Connah (d/kb [5/6]/bv)
Rec: 1978-80 - Loc: Guildford University / AIR, Britannia Row & Berry Street Studios, London - Pr: 64 Spoons
Tracks: 1. It's All Overture - 2. Aggressive Travelling - 3. Fat Chance - 4. Ich Bin Heidi - 5. NIB (Synthsizer Party) - 6. Tail In The Sky - 7. Ivory Ball - 8. Plonder On - 9. Weird Granny - 10. It's Only A Party - 11. Dear Clare - 12. Lens - 13. Five Miles - 14. Julus Ceasar (live) - 15. This Old Man (live) - 16. The Do's And Donts Of Path Laying (live) - 17. Landing On A Rat Column (live)


Anthony ALDRIDGE's SKABOOSH! - Freetown, 1992 (Voiceprint) [CD]
Anthony Aldridge (vln/voc) - Ben Grove (g/voc) - Tony Morley (g/voc) - Richard Sinclair (b) - Andy Ward (d), with: Derek Chai (b [10/11])
Rec: 2 Sep 1988 [except 10/11] - Loc: Audioton Studios, Waldkirch (Germany) [except 7/8], live at Lowen, Waldkirch (Germany) - Eng/Pr: Didier Cravali & Al Jaffee
Tracks: 1. Movin' Up An' Movin' On [AA] (5:15) - 2. Fanfare [AA] (7:32) - 3. Bareback Ridin' [AA] (3:45) - 4. Freedom [AA] (5:22) - 5. Time [AA] (4:57) - 6. Startin' From Scratch [AA] (8:38) - 7. Spain [AA] (4:51) - 8. Ain't Got No Money [AA] (4:53) - 9. I Want To Grow Old With You By My Side [AA] (14:26) - 10. Unspoken Dream [AA] - 11. Mr.Guy [AA]
[Note: there are 11 tracks according to the credits, but only 9 on the actual CD]


SKELETON CREW - Learn To Talk, 1984 (Rift/ReR) [CD: RecRec'90/98]
Tom Cora (cel/b/syn/d/voc) - Fred Frith (g/b/vln/syn/p/d/voc)
Rec: Dec 1983-Jan 1984 - Loc: Sunrise, Kirchberg (Switzerland) - Pr: Robert Vogel & Skeleton Crew
Tracks: 1. Que Viva [FF/TC] (3:40) - 2. Onwards and Upwards [FF/TC] (3:59) - 3. The Way Things Fall (Back Apart) [TC/FF/Rebby Sharp] (2:35) - 4. Not My Shoes [FF/TC] (2:14) - 5. The Washington Post [J. P. Sousa] (1:28) - 6. We're Still Free [FF/TC] (4:10) - 7. Victoryville [live at Victoriaville] [FF/TC] (2:43) - 8. a) Los Colitos [trad.arr.TC/FF] (2:53) / b) Life At The Top [FF] (1:44) - 9. Learn To Talk [partially recorded at WCBN, Quebec City] [FF/TC] (3:40) - 10. Factory Song [FF/TC] (5:13) - 11. It's Fine [FF/TC] (4:22) - 12. Zach's Flag [TC] (3:10)
[Note: 8a/b are missing on the RecRec Music CD reissues]


SKELETON CREW - The Country Of Blinds, 1986 (Rift/No Man's Land/RecRec) [CD: RecRec'90/98]
Tom Cora (cel/b/acc/d/voc/etc.) - Fred Frith (g/b/vln/d/voc/etc.) - Zeena Parkins (harp/o/acc/d/voc)
Rec: Dec 1985-Jan 1986 - Loc: Sunrise, Kirchberg (Switzerland) [2,9,11 rec. live in Reykjavik, Iceland, Nov 1985] - Pr: Tim Hodgkinson
Tracks: 1. The Country of Blinds [SC/TC] (4:10) - 2. Money Crack [SC] (0:58) - 3. The Border [SC/Anne Hemenway] (3:28) - 4. The Hand That Bites [SC/FF] (5:32) - 5. Dead Sheep [SC/TC/FF] (3:22) - 6. Bingo [SC/FF] (3:34) - 7. Man or Monkey (SC/C.Cutler] (2:37) - 8. Foot in Hole [SC] (3:08) - 9. Hot Field [SC] (2:36) - 10. The Birds of Japan [SC] (4:00) - 11. You May Find a Bed [SC/FF/R.Sharp] (6:10)


SLAMFEST - Live At The Premises 1999 [various artists], 2000 (Slam) [CD]
Rec: 10-11 Jul 1999 - Loc: The Premises, London

DREAMTIME: Nick Evans (tb) - Jim Dvorak (tpt) - Gary Curson (as) - Keith Tippett (p) - Roberto Bellatalla (b) - Jim Le Baigue (d)
[CD1] 1. Careful Driver [NE/GC/JLB] (9:08) - 5. Traumatic Experience [Harry Miller] (7:09)
CD2] 4. Unusual Gift [NE/JD/GC/KT/RB/JLB] (9:09)

COXHILL / HASLAM / RUTHERFORD: Lol Coxhill (ss) - Georges Haslam (bs/tarogato) - Paul Rutherford (tb)
[CD1] 2. Char I [LC/GH/PR] (19:13)
[CD2] 2. Char II [LC/GH/PR] (7:59) - 5. Char III [LC/GH/PR] (10:47)

Elton DEAN & Howard RILEY: Elton dean (as) - Howard Riley (p)
[CD1] 4. Tune's End [ED/HR] (5:57)

Jim DVORAK & Phil MINTON: Jim Dvorak (tpt/voc) - Phil Minton (voc)
[CD2] 4. Tuna Up [JD/PM] (21:22)

[Other artists on this compilation: [CD1] 3. Harrison Smith Quartet: Inside Outside - [CD2] 1. Harrison Smith Quartet: All Sixes And Sevens]


SLAPP HAPPY - Sort Of..., 1972 (Polydor) [CD: Blueprint'00]
Dagmar Krause (voc) - Anthony Moore (kb/g/comp) - Peter Blegvad (g/voc/comp)
backed by Faust: Jean-Hervé Péron (b) - Zappa Diermaier (d) - Gunther Wustoff (s)
Rec: May-June 1972 - Loc: Faust Studio, Wümme (Germany) - Eng: Kurt Graupner - Pr: Uwe Nettelbeck
Tracks: 1. Just a Conversation [AM/PB] (4:07) - 2. Paradise Express [AM/PB] (2:38) - 3. I Got Evil [AM/PB] (2:33) - 4. Little Girl's World [AM/PB] (3:34) - 5. Tutankhamun [AM/PB] (2:15) - 6. Mono Plane [AM/PB] (6:52) - 7. Blue Flower [AM/PB] (5:21) - 8. I'm All Alone [AM/PB] (2:52) - 9. Who's Gonna Help Me Now [AM/PB] (2:28) - 10. Small Hands of Stone [AM/PB] (4:43) - 11. Sort Of [AM/PB] (2:21) - 12. Heading for Kyoto [AM/PB] (3:07) - 13. Jumping Jonah [AM/PB] [CD bonus track] (3:07)


SLAPP HAPPY - Slapp Happy [a.k.a Casablanca Moon], 1974 (Virgin) [CD: Alex'93]
Dagmar Krause (voc) - Anthony Moore (kb/comp) - Peter Blegvad (g/voc/comp)
with: Marc Singer (d) - Dave Wintour (b) - Graham Preskett (vln, mnd) - Roger Wootton (bv) - Eddie Sparrow (d/congas/pc) - Jean-Hervé Péron (b) - Clare Deniz (cel) - Nick Worters (cb) - Jeremy Baines (bsn) - Andy Leggett (jugs) - Clem Cattini (d) - Henry Lowther (tpt) - Geoff Leigh (s) - Kesave Sathe (tablas/tamboura)
Rec: Dec 1973-Jan 1974 - Loc: The Manor, Oxforshire & CBS Studios, London - Pr: Slapp Happy & Steve Morse
Tracks: 1. Casablanca Moon [AM/PB] (2:49) - 2. Me and Parvati [AM/PB] (3:25) - 3. Half Way There [PB] (3:18) - 4. Michaelangelo [AM/PB] (2:36) - 5. Dawn [AM/PB] (3:21) - 6. Mr. Rainbow [PB] (3:52) - 7. The Secret [AM/PB] (3:31) - 8. A Little Something [PB] (4:35) - 9. The Drum [AM/PB] (3:35) - 10. Haiku [AM/PB] (3:05) - 11. Slow Moon's Rose [AM] (2:55)
[Note : this album is yet only available in digital format as a 2-on-1 CD with Slapp Happy/Henry Cow's Desperate Straights, released 1993 by Virgin]


SLAPP HAPPY/HENRY COW - Desperate Straights, 1975 (Virgin) [CD:'93/RéR'04]
Dagmar Krause (voc/elp [12]) - Peter Blegvad (g/voc) - Anthony Moore (p)
Fred Frith (g/vln/xyl) - Tim Hodgkinson (o/cl/p [13]) - John Greaves (b/p [4]) - Chris Cutler (d)
with: Lindsay Cooper (ob/bsn) - Geoff Leigh (fl) - Mongezi Feza (tpt) - Mont Campbell (fhn) - Nick Evans (tb) - Pierre Moerlen (pc [5])
Rec: Nov 1974 - Loc: The Manor, Oxfordshire & Nova Sound Studio, London - Eng: Simon Heyworth - Pr: Henry Cow, Slapp Happy & Simon Heyworth
Tracks: 1. Some Questions About Hats [AM/PB] (1:49) - 2. The Owl [AM] (2:14) - 3. A Worm Is At Work [AM/PB] (1:52) - 4. Bad Alchemy [JG/PB] (3:06) - 5. Europa [AM/PB] (2:48) - 6. Desperate Straights [AM] (4:14) - 7. Riding Tigers [PB] (1:43) - 8. Apies In Capes [AM] (2:14) - 9. Strayed [PB] (1:53) - 10. Giants [AM/PB] (1:57) - 11. Excerpt From The Messiah [Haendel/PB] (1:48) - 12. In The Sickbay [DK/PB] (2:08) - 13. Caucasian Lullaby [CC/AM] (8:20)
[Note : the original Virgin reissue was a 2-on-1 CD with Slapp Happy's eponymous second album, a.k.a. Casablanca Moon; in 2004 the album was finally reissued on its own by RéR]


SLAPP HAPPY - Acnalbasac Noom, 1982 (RéR) [CD:RéR'90/'05]
Dagmar Krause (voc) - Anthony Moore (kb/g) - Peter Blegvad (g/voc)
backed by Faust: Jean-Hervé Péron (b) - Zappa Diermaier (d) - Gunther Wustoff (s)
Rec: 1973 - Loc: Faust Studio, Wümme (Germany) - Eng: Kurt Graupner - Pr: Uwe Nettelbeck [CD bonus tracks Pr: Slapp Happy]
Tracks: 1. Casablanca Moon [PB/AM] (2:57) - 2. Me & Paravati [PB/AM] (3:25) - 3. Mr. Rainbow [PB] (3:45) - 4. Michelangelo [PB/AM] (2:34) - 5. The Drum [PB/AM] (3:45) - 6. A Little Something [PB] (3:15) - 7. The Secret [PB/AM] (3:20) - 8. Dawn [PB/AM] (3:30) - 9. Half-Way There [PB] (3:02) - 10. Charlie 'n Charlie (2:18) - 11. Slow Moon's Rose [AM] (3:06) // 12. Everybody's Slimmin' (Even Men And Women !)* [PB/AM] (4:07) - 13. Blue-Eyed William* [PB] (3:32) - 14. Karen [demo]* [PB] (3:16) - 15. Messages* [DK] (2:07)
[* signals CD bonus tracks (from the private collection of the group); 12 & 13 from 1983 single]


SLAPP HAPPY - Ça Va, 1998 (V2) [CD]
Dagmar Krause (voc/p [4]) - Anthony Moore (kb/pgm/g/voc [8]) - Peter Blegvad (g/b/pc/voc [6])
Rec: Sum 1997 - Loc: Helicon Mountain, Westcombe Park, London - Pr: Laurie Latham
Tracks: 1. Scarred For Life [PB] - 2. Moon Lovers [DK/L.Latham] - 3. Child Then [PB/A.Partridge] - 4. Is It You? [DK/AM] - 5. King of Straw [PB/Gregson] - 6. Powerful Stuff [PB/AM] - 7. A Different Lie [AM] - 8. Coralie [AM] - 9. Silent the Voice [DK/AM] - 10. Working at the Ministry [AM] - 11. The Unborn Byron [PB/AM] - 12. Let's Travel Light [PB] - 13. Hello Dagi [Japanese bonus track]


[SLAPP HAPPY] Dagmar KRAUSE, Anthony MOORE & Peter BLEGVAD - Camera, 2000 (Blueprint) [CD]
Dagmar Krause (voc) - Anthony Moore (music) - Peter Blegvad (words)
with: John Harris, Quentin Hayes, Nicole Tibbels & Ewart James Waters (voc) - The Balanescu Quartet - Chris Laurence (cb) - Kate St.John, David Heath, Richard Skinner & Dai Pritchard (ww leaders), Terry Edwards, John Eacott, Peter Davies, Michael Keasey, Phil Eastop & Richard Bissill (brass leaders)
Rec: 1991 - Loc: unk - Eng/Pr: Laurie Latham, Michael J. Dutton & Tim Alban
Tracks: 1. Who, How, Where, When, Why? - 2. That Morning - 3. Please Step Quickly In (When You Enter This Room/Thirty Years Ago) - 4. Your Exemption Isn't Recognized (For Thirty Years) - 5. I Have Given up Trying to Decide (A Delectable Breeze) - 6. I've Come into a Country - 7. It's Been Night in Here for Years - 8. Camera Is Rising - 9. It's Possible - 10. To Commemorate Your Visit - 11. It's Painful, Beautiful - 12. Well I See You're Grateful - 13. It Seems So Long Ago - 14. Office - 15. I Heard Every Word - 16. Exit Mr. Taft - 17. Light of the World - 18. Now the Prison's on the Outside - 19. What Was That? (When a Poet Says a Flower) - 20. Here in Camera - 21. What Was Camera? A Chimera - 22. Forecast Was Weak - 23. My Exemption Is Withdrawn - 24. I Said Freeze - 25. Melusina Asked for Water (A Recipe a Remedy) - 26. But Taft Is Still at Large - 27. Alright Melusina - 28. Your Sacrifice Is Meaningless - 29. Now You Know as Much as I


SLAPP HAPPY - Live In Japan, 2001 (FMN Sound Factory) [CD]
Dagmar Krause (voc) - Anthony Moore (instr/voc) - Peter Blegvad (instr/voc)
Rec: 13-28 May 2000 - Loc: Star Pine's Café, Tokyo; Bessie Hall, Sapporo & Seibu Auditorium, Kyoto (Japan)
Tracks: 1. King of Straw [PB/Gregson] (3:17) - 2. Slow Moon's Rose [AM] (3:52) - 3. Michelangelo [AM/PB] (2:47)
- 4. Riding Tigers [PB] (2:00) - 5. Small Hands of Stone [AM/PB] (3:23) - 6. Haiku [AM/PB] (3:58) - 7. Is It You? [DK/AM] (5:26) - 8. Casablanca Moon [AM/PB] (3:05) - 9. Moon Lovers [DK/L.Latham] (2:51) - 10. Strayed [PB] (2:13) - 11. A Little Something [PB] (3:51) - 12. I'm All Alone [AM] (3:49) - 13. The Unborn Byron [PB/AM] (2:50) - 14. Scattered for Life [PB] (3:37) - 15. Who's Gonna Help Me Now? [AM/PB] (3:16) - 16. Let's Travel Light [PB] (4:54)


Gilli SMYTH - Mother, 1978 (Charly) [CD: Spalax]
Gilli Smyth (voc) - Daevid Allen (g/b/voc) - Didier Malherbe (s) - Christian Tritsch (b) - Pip Pyle (d) - Juan Biblioni (g) - Sam Gopal (tablas) - Taliesin Allen (voc)
Rec: 1976-77 [some backing tracks 1971] - Loc: Bananamoon Observatory; Deya, Majorca (Spain) - Pr: Daevid Allen
Tracks: 1. I Am A Fool (3:09) - 2. Back To The Womb (2:01) - 3. Mother (2:02) - 4. Shakti Yoni (3:13) - 5. Keep The Children Free (1:20) - 6. Prostitute Poem, Street Version (4:37) - 7. OK Man, This Is Your World (4:53) - 8. Next Time Ragtime (4:33) - 9. Time Of The Goddess (6:23) - 10. Taliesin (9:27)


Gilli SMYTH / MOTHER GONG - Fairy Tales, 1979 (Charly) [CD: Spalax'94]
Gilli Smyth (voc) - Harry Williamson (g) - Nik Turner (ob/muzma) - Didier Malherbe (s/fl) - Eduardo Niebla (g) - Mo Vicarage (kb) - Trevor Darks (b) - Ermano Ghisio-Erba (d/pc) - Ronnie Wathen (uilleann pipes) - Marianne Oberasher (harp) - Corrina (voc)
Rec: Jun 1979 - Loc: Manor Mobile - Eng: Dave Anderson & Simon Heyworth
Tracks: [1-8. Wassilissa:] 1. Three Riders (2:56) - 2. Baba Yoga's Cottage (4:06) - 3. Forbidden Room (2:38) - 4. Time Machine (1:35) - 5. Flying (4:26) - 6. Wassilissa Returns Home (3:05) - 7. Through the Machine Again (1:03) - 8. The Baba-Yaga (2:40) - [9-16. The Three Tongues:] 9. Shoemaker's Son (2:13) - 10. Land of Dogs (2:20) - 11. The Frog (0:50) - 12. An Irish Inn in Rome (1:32) - 13. The Arena (0:56) - 14. Turtles (1:31) - 15. Birds (1:05) - 16. The Feast (2:14) - [17-23. The Pied Piper:] 17. Hamelin (1:03) - 18. Rats Amok (0:59) - 19. An Angry Crowd (2:20) - 20. Rat-Rock (2:16) - 21. A Thousand Guilders? (1:56) - 22. Children (2:33) - 23. Magic Land (3:29)


Gilli SMYTH / MOTHER GONG - Robot Woman, 1981 (Butt)
Gilli Smyth (voc) - Harry Williamson (g) - Nik Turner (ob) - Didier Malherbe (s/fl) - Yan Emeric (g/voc) - Mo Vicarage (kb) - Dane Cranenberg (b) - Hugh Hopper (b) - Guy Evans (d/pc) - Steve Broughton (d) - Dave Sawyer (pc) - John Newsham (voc) - Steve Hillage (g) - Mike Howlett (b)
Rec: Sum 1981 - Loc: Oxes Cross, North Devon - Pr: Harry Williamson
Tracks: 1. Disco At The End Of The World - 2. Womans Place - 3. The Sea - 4. Listen... - 5. Searching The Airwaves - 6. Billi Bunker's Blues - 7. Military Procession - 8. Customs Man - 9. Red Alert - 10. Stars - 11. Australia


Gilli SMYTH / MOTHER GONG - Robot Woman 2, 1982 (Shanghai)
Gilli Smyth (voc) - Harry Williamson (g) - Didier Malherbe (s/fl) - Giles Perring (g/voc) - Chris Kerridge (g) - Mo Vicarage (kb) - Dane Cranenberg (b) - Paul Sanchez (b) - Guy Evans (d/pc) - Andy Anderson (d) - Sadek Ghisio-Erba (d) - Dave Sawyer (pc)
Rec: unk - Loc: unk - Pr: unk
Tracks: 1. Suggestive Station - 2. This Train - 3. I Wanna Be With You - 4. The Moving Walkway - 5. The Upwardly Mobile Song - 6. Tigers Or Elephants - 7. Mirror - 8. You Can Touch The Sky - 9. 1999 - 10. Crazy Town - 11. Angry Song - 12. Looking Far - 13. Leotards


Gilli SMYTH / MOTHER GONG - Fish In The Sky, 1988 (Ottersongs) [tape]
Gilly Smyth (voc) - Harry Williamson (g/kb) - Robert Calvert (s) - Conrad Henderson (b) - Rob George (d)
Rec: 1987-88 - Loc: Spring Studios, Melbourne (Australia) - Pr: Harry Williamson
Tracks: 1. Fish in the Sky (7:49) - 2. We Who Were Raging (18:17) - 3. Time (7:21) - 4. I Sing (4:16) - 5. Tudor Love Poem (4:52) - 6. Café Reflection (2:57) - 7. I Am a Tree Too (4:35)


Gilli SMYTH / MOTHER GONG - Robot Woman 3, 1989 (Shanghai)
Gilly Smyth (voc) - Harry Williamson (kb) - Robert Calvert (s) - Rob George (d/pc)
Rec: 1986 - Loc: Spring Studios & Richard Recorders, Melbourne (Australia) - Pr: Harry Williamson
Tracks: 1. It's you and me baby - 2. (i) Faces of Woman (ii) Desire, War (iii) Childrens Song - 3. Lady's Song - 4. Woman Of Streams - 5. I'm Sorry - 6. (i) Mens Cry - (ii) Solutions - (iii) Magenta Part 1


Gilli SMYTH / MOTHER GONG - Live 1991, 1991 (Mothermusic) [CD]
Gilli Smyth (voc) - Harry Williamson (g/kb) - Rob Calvert (s) - Tom The Poet (poems)
Rec: 1991 - Loc: USA - Pr: unk
Tracks: 1. Womb (0:24) - 2. In The Beginning (2:18) - 3. Four Horsemen (3:11) - 4. New Man (2:33) - 5. Ambassadors ( 3:10) - 6. Hungry (1:15) - 7. Fat Cats (3:30) - 8. Big Daddy World (3:42) - 9. Miaow (4:38) - 10. Pigalle (3:29) - 11. Superboots (7:20) - 12. Wildchild (6:11) - 13. Sorry! - 14. Mr. Union Carbide (5:29) - 15. Space Case (10:18) - 16. We Who Were Raging (10:22) - 17. Wilful Housewife (2:20) - 18. Crying In Strentgh (3:40)


Gilli SMYTH / MOTHER GONG with Daevid ALLEN - Magenta / She Made The World, 1993 (Voiceprint) [CD]
Gilli Smyth (voc)
with Daevid Allen (drone) [on Magenta only] - Harry Williamson (g/kb) - Robert Calvert (s) - Conrad Henderson (b) - Rob George (d/pc) [other tracks]
Rec: 1986 - Loc: Harry Williamson's Studio, Melbourne (Australia) - Pr: Harry Williamson
Tracks: 1. Magenta - 2. Water - 3. She Made The World - 4. The Weather - 5. Malicious Sausage - 6. Sea Horse - 7. Spirit Calling - 8. Tattered Jacket - 9. Waipu - 10. When The Show Is Over - 11. I Am A Witch - 12. The Spirit of the Bush - 13. Blessed Be


Gilli SMYTH - Every Witches Way, 1993 (Voiceprint) [CD]
Gilli Smyth (voc), with:
Mother Gong: Harry Williamson (kb, g) - Robert Calvert (s) - Robert George (d) - Conrad Henderson (b)
Kangaroo Moon: Mark Robson (s) - Dave Williams (g) - Stteve Berry (g) - Matthew Ledger (d/pc)
Stillborn Frog: John Howley (kb/voc) - Robert Calvert (s) - Neil Carney (d) - Evan Sun (g) - Doug Kerr (b)
Rec: 1992 - Loc: Belligen & Spring Studios - Pr: Robin Healing
Tracks: 1. Simple - 2. Bold And Brazen - 3. Show Is Over - 4. We Who Where Ragging - 5. Beltaine - 6. 4 Horsemen - 7. Medicine Woman - 8. Beasty - 9. Magic - 10. Lammas - 11. I Am A Witch - 12. Ladywise - 13. Simples


Gilli SMYTH / MOTHER GONG - Radio Promo, 1994 (Voiceprint) [CD]
Gilli Smyth (voc) - Harry Williamson (g/kb) - Robert Calvert (s) - Conrad Henderson (b) - Rob George (d/pc)
Rec: 1991 - Loc: unk - Pr: unk
Tracks: 1. Four Horsemen (2:38) - 2. What Do You Really Want (5:45) - 3. Wilful Housewife (8:14) - 4. Samhain (4:42)


Gilli SMYTH / MOTHER GONG - Wild Child, 1994 (Demi-Monde) [CD]
Gilli Smyth (voc) - Harry Williamson (g/syn) - Robert Calvert (s) - Conrad Henderson (b) - Rob George (d)
Rec: Aug 1989 - Loc: Foel Studios, Wales - Pr: Dave Anderson
Tracks: 1. Time - 2. Augment/Lady - 3. Today Is Beautiful - 4. Crazy Town/Fire - 5. We Women - 6. Child - 7. Superboots - 8. Room I - 9. Room II - 10. Aere


Gilli SMYTH / MOTHER GONG - Eye, 1994 (Voiceprint) [CD]
Gilli Smyth (voc) - Harry Williamson (kb/pc) - Robert Calvert (s) - Doug Kerr (b) - Rob George (d)
Rec: Win 1993/94 - Loc: Spring Studios, Melbourne (Australia) & live - Pr: Robin Healing
Tracks: 1. Fanfare (0:48) - 2. She's The Mother Of... (3:73) - 3. Sun Day (3:59) - 4. Beds (1:21) - 5. Time Is a Hurrying Dog (3:07) - 6. Ancient (8:58) - 7. Zen (2:37) - 8. Quantam (6:40) - 9. Spirit Canoe (3:48) - 10. What If We Were Gods and Goddesses (4:30) - 11. Auction (0:46) - 12. Little Boy (4:47) - 13. Magic Stories (5:40) - 14. Excuses (1:16) - 15. Sax Canoe (0:52) - 16. Fairy Laughter (1:29) - 17. Virtual Reality (9:01)


Gilli SMYTH / MOTHER GONG - Tree In Fish, 1994 (Tapestry) [CD]
Gilli Smyth (voc) - Harry Williamson (kb/pc) - Robert Calvert (s) - Conrad Henderson (b) - Robert George (d)
Rec: 1989-91 - Loc: Spring Studios, Melbourne (Australia) - Pr: Robin Healing
Tracks: 1. The Ally (4:11) - 2. Love Poems (5:00) - 3. Lament (3:37) - 4. Between Us (2:11) - 5. She Smiled (3:44) - 6. The Mother Goddess (7:09) - 7. Cafe Reflections (2:58) - 8. The House Is Not The Same (4:15) - 9. Space Tango (4:59) - 10. The Beach Is Hot (4:34) - 11. Balein (10:44) - 12. Touch (3:18) - 13. Tree I (4:43) - 14. Tree II (4:31) - 15. Wilful Hausewife (3:51) - 16. Crying (1:58) - 17. Man/Woman (1:43)


Gilli SMYTH - Politico-Historico-Spirito, 1995 (Voiceprint) [CD w/booklet]
Rec: 1989-94 - Loc: various - Pr: unk
Tracks: 1. Intro - 2. Voiceover About Book - 3. I Am A Witch [live with Stillborn Frog, 1993] - 4. Jam With Mother Gong 1989 - 5. Voiceover About Book - 6. Today Is Beautiful [live with Brejaden, 1994] - 7. Outro


Gilli SMYTH / MOTHER GONG - The Best Of Mother Gong, 1996 (Cleopatra) [CD]
Gilli Smyth (voc) + various Mother Gong line-ups
Rec: 1978-91 - Loc: various - Pr: various
Tracks: 1. Augment and Lady (7.33) - 2. Lament (3.30) - 3. Time is a Hurrying Dog (1.27) - 4. Weather (5.03) - 5. Technamid (1.09) - 6. Disco at the End of the World (2.59) - 7. Machine Song (2.35) - 8. Superboots Impro. (2.27) - 9. Quantum Impro (2.29) - 10. Wild Child (5.58) - Zen (2.10) - 11. Today is Beautiful (5.27) - 12. Water (4.14) - 13. Magenta Part 1 (3.10) - 14. It's You and Me (2.30) - 15. Love Poem (3.13) - 16. Children's Song (3.01) - 17. Trees 1 (4.36) - 18. She's the Mother of... (3.30) - 19. Faces of Women (3.40) - 20. Wapu (1.58) - 21. Spirit of the Bush (1.58)


Gilli SMYTH / GODDESS T - Electric Shiatsu, 1999 (Voiceprint) [CD]
Gilli Smyth (voc/lyr), Orlando Allen (d/pgm/comp), Nick Spacetree (pc), Tone (b/syn) + guests Daevid Allen (gliss/g/voc), Mark Hewins (g), Wolf Attiig (pc), Garry Lowes (g), Cleis Pearce (vln/voc), Greg Sheehan (pc), Sonia Chermarin (voc), Peter Davidian (sitar/tablas), Peter Haddock (fl/kb), Graham Miller (vla)
Rec: unk - Loc: Tiger Eye Studio, Byron Bay (Australia) - Pr: Orlando Allen
Tracks: 1. It's A Strange Place Here - 2. Sugar Path - 3. Sirius Ma - 4. Little Whale - 5. Ali Baba - 6. Strange Place (Part 2) - 7. Triple Helix - 8. Journey Of The White Whale


Gilli SMYTH - It's All A Dream, 2001 (Gliss) [CD]
Gilli Smyth (voc/lyr), Orlando Allen (d/pgm/comp), Taliesin Allen + Scott Tinkler (tpt) - Daevid Allen (gliss) - Tom the World Poet - Harry Williamson (g) - Juan Salvadore - Marky Powers - Micro Cosmic - Sonia Chemarin - DJ Teilhard
Rec: unk - Loc: Tiger Eye Studio, Byron Bay (Australia) - Pr: Orlando Allen
Tracks: 1. I am invisible (7:19) - 2. Dreaming (1:21) - 3. Mysterious Stranger (5:43) - 4. Taliesin (2:09) - 5. Brink of the Future (5:42) - 6. Robot (0:46) - 7. Voices in your Head (5:11) - 8. Shia (3:34) - 9. Another World (5:37) - 10. Breathe Light (7:27) - 11. Water (6.36) - 12. Flower (3:08) - 13. Goddess T and the Virgin Mary (1:20)


Gilli SMYTH / MOTHER GONG - Glastonbury 1979-1981, 2005 (Voiceprint) [CD]
Gilli Smyth (voc) - Harry Williamson (g/voc) - Didier Malherbe (s/fl) - Eduardo Niebla [1-6] (g) - Yan Emeric [7-12] (g) - Mo Vicarage [1-6] (syn) - Trevor Darks [1-6] (b) - Dane Cranenberg [7-12] (b) - Ermano Ghizio Erba [1-6] (d) - Guy Evans [7-12] (d)
Rec: Jun 1979 [1-6], Jun 1981 [7-12] - Loc: Glastonbury Festival - Pr: Harry Williamson
Tracks: 1. Dogs [GS/HW] (3:28) - 2. Dreaming It (aka OK Man This Is Your World) [GM/DM/D.Allen] (2:56) - 3. Rats Amok [HW/ Robert Browning] (5:09) - 4. Robot Woman I [GS/HW] (1:58) - 5. Birds So High [Mother Gong] (9:23) - 6. Beautiful Country [GS/HW] (5:36) -
7. Evidance [YE/DM] (5:16) - 8. Disco at the End of the World / A Woman's Place [GS/HW] (4:30) - 9. Robot Woman 2 [GS/HW] (5:32) - 10. Machine Song [GS/HW] (4:15) - 11. Searching the Airwaves [GS/HW] (7:31) - 12. Military Procession ([GS/DM] / Customs Man [GS/HW/H.Hopper] (7:15)


Gilli SMYTH / MOTHER GONG - 2006, 2006 (Voiceprint) [CD]
Gilli Smyth (voc) - Didier Malherbe (fl/doudouk) - Gwyo Zepix (syn) - Graham Clark (vln) - Tim Hall (b) - Orlando Allen (d/bv)
[12/13]: Microcosmic (drone/effects) - Turiya Bruce, Isabel Angel, Gilli Smyth & Daevid Allen (voices) - Gwyo Zepix (syn)
Rec: 22 Oct 2005 - Loc: 2nd Gong Unconventional Gathering, Assembly Rooms, Glastonbury [1-11] - Eng: Graham Hinton
Tracks: 1. Welcome to the Parade - 2. George Bush - 3. Four Horsemen - 4. Invisible - 5. Voices in Your Head - 6. I Am a Witch - 7. Demon Barbie - 8. You Are My Virtual Lover - 9. E-Mail From God - 10. Palestine - 11. I Remember Ancient Magics - 12. The Whisperer - 13. Honeypath


SOFT BOUNDS - Soft Bounds, 2005 (Le Triton) [CD]
Elton Dean (as/saxello) - Sophia Domancich (p) - Hugh Hopper (b) - Simon Goubert (d)
Rec: 17 Jun 2004 - Loc: Le Triton, Les Lilas (France) - Eng: Jacques Vivante
Tracks: 1. La Part Des Anges [SD] (18:45) - 2. Gimlet Abides / First In The Wagon [ED] (17:25) - 3. Le Retour D'Emmanuel Philibert [SG] (11:59) - 4. Kings And Queens [HH] (15:53)


SOFT HEAD - Rogue Element, 1978 (Ogun) [CD'96]
Elton Dean (as/saxello) - Alan Gowen (elp/syn) - Hugh Hopper (b) - Dave Sheen (d)
Rec: May 1978 - Loc: A L'Ouest de la Grosne, Bresse-sur-Grosne (France) - Eng: Jean-Pierre Weiller & Pierre Richard
Tracks: 1. Seven For Lee [ED] (8:51) - 2. Seven Drones [HH] (4:25) - 3. Remain So [AG] (4:48) - 4. Terra Nova* [ED] (16:52) - 5. C You Again* [AG] (4:13) - 6. C.R.R.C. [AG] (14:00) - 7. One Three Nine [ED] (6:33)
[* are CD bonus tracks]


SOFT HEAP - Soft Heap, 1978 (Charly) [CD: Spalax'95/Esoteric'09]
Elton Dean (as/saxello) - Alan Gowen (p/elp/syn) - Hugh Hopper (b) - Pip Pyle (d)
guests: Radu Malfatti (tb [5]) - Mark Charig (tpt [5])
Rec: 2-7 Oct 1978 - Loc: Pathway Studios, London - Eng: Wally Brill - Pr: Soft Heap
Tracks: 1. Circle Line [HH] (6:53) - 2. A.W.O.L. [Soft Heap] (9:35) - 3. Petit 3's [AG] (6:17) - 4. Terra Nova [ED] (10:03) - 5. Fara [ED] (6:43) - 6. Short Hand [AG] (3:11)
[Note: this album was previously available as a Japanese 2-on-1 CD on the Century label, with Gilgamesh's Another Fine Tune You've Got Me Into]


SOFT HEAP - Al Dente, 2008 (Reel Recordings) [CD]
Elton Dean (as/saxello) - Alan Gowen (elp/syn) - Hugh Hopper (b) - Pip Pyle (d)
Rec: 22 Nov 1978 - Loc: Phoenix Club, London - Eng: Roy Wilbraham
Tracks: 1. Fara [ED] (12:06) - 2. Sleeping House [AG] (14:28) - 3. Circle Line [HH] (12:05) - 4. Remain So [AG] (6:43) - 5. C.R.R.C. [AG] (17:20) - 6. Seven For Lee [ED] (10:57)
[Note: the above is a corrected tracklist - the credits on the CD wrongly identify several of the tracks]


SOFT HEAP - A Veritable Centaur, 1995 (Impetus) [CD]
Mark Hewins (g) - Elton Dean (as/saxello) - John Greaves (b) - Pip Pyle (d)
guest : Alain Eckert (g [1-10])
Rec: 5-6 Mar 1982 [1-10] & 31 May 1983 [11] - Loc: A L'Ouest de la Grosne, Bresse-sur-Grosne (France) [1-10] & BBC Studios, London [11] - Pr: Soft Heap & Jacky Barbier
Tracks: 1. Dying Dolphins (1:51) - 2. A Veritable Centaur (6:37) - 3. Space Funk (2:24) - 4. Tunnel Vision (1:59) - 5. Nutty Dread (1:12) - 6. Bossa Nochance (5:41) - 7. Jackie's Acrylic Coat (4:41) - 8. Thaid Up (4:38) - 9. A Flap (3:38) - 10. Day the Thirst Stood Still (9:55) - 11. Toot de Sweet (26:25)


SOFT MACHINE - Love Makes Sweet Music, 1967 (Polydor) [single]
Robert Wyatt (voc/d) - Mike Ratledge (o [1/2]/p [2]) - Kevin Ayers (g [1]/b [2]/voc [2]) - Daevid Allen (b [1]/g [2])
Rec: Jan 1967 - Loc: CBS Studios [1] & Advision Studios [2], London - Pr: Kim Fowley [1], Chas Chandler [2]
Tracks: 1. Love Makes Sweet Music [KA/K.Fowley] - 2. Feelin', Reelin', Squeelin' [KA]


SOFT MACHINE - Soft Machine, 1968 (Probe/ABC) [CD: Big Beat'89/OneWay]
Robert Wyatt (voc/d) - Mike Ratledge (o [1-12]/p [13]) - Kevin Ayers (b [1-12]/voc [10/12]/bv [7/9]/p [5])
guests: Hugh Hopper (b [13]) - Cake (bv [12])
Rec: Apr 1968 - Loc: Record Plant, New York City, USA - Pr: Chas Chandler & Tom Wilson
Tracks: 1. Hope For Happiness [B.Hopper arr. SM] (4:21) - 2. Joy Of A Toy [KA] (2:49) - 3. Hope For Happiness (reprise) [B.Hopper arr. SM] (1:38) - 4. Why Am I So Short? [HH/RW] (1:39) - 5. So Boot If At All [SM] (7:25) - 6. A Certain Kind [H.Hopper] (4:11) - 7. Save Yourself [RW] (2:26) - 8. Priscilla [SM] (1:03) - 9. Lullabye Letter [KA] (4:32) - 10. We Did It Again [KA] (3:46) - 11. Plus Belle Qu'Une Poubelle [KA] (1:03) - 12. Why Are We Sleeping? [KA arr. SM] (5:30) - 13. Box 25/4 Lid [MR/H.Hopper] (0:49)
[Note: The Big Beat reissue was a 2-on-1 with "Volume Two"]


SOFT MACHINE - Volume Two, 1969 (Probe/ABC) [CD: Big Beat'89/OneWay]
Robert Wyatt (voc/d) - Mike Ratledge (o [3/7/11/13-17]/p [1-11/14/17]/hpcd [12]/fl [3/10]) - Hugh Hopper (b/acg [12]/as [3/14-16])
guest: Brian Hopper (ts [3/9-10/14-16]/ss [15-16])
Rec: Feb-Mar 1969 - Loc: Olympic Studios, London - Eng: George Chkiantz - Pr: Soft Machine
Tracks: [Side 1 : Rivmic Melodies] 1. Pataphysical Introduction (Pt. 1) [RW] (0:59) - 2. A Concise British Alphabet (Pt. 1) [RW/HH] (0:10) - 3. Hibou, Anemone And Bear [MR/RW] (5:59) - 4. A Concise British Alphabet (Pt. 2) [RW/HH] (0:12) - 5. Hulloder [RW/HH] (0:55) - 6. Dada Was Here [RW/HH] (3:25) - 7. Thank You Pierrot Lunaire [RW/HH] (0:49) - 8. Have You Ever Bean Green? [RW/HH] (1:20) - 9. Pataphysical Introduction (Pt. 2) [RW] (0:50) - 10. Out Of Tunes [MR/HH/RW] (2:32) - [Side 2 : Esther's Nosejob] 11. As Long As He Lies Perfectly Still [RW/MR] (2:34) - 12. Dedicated To You But You Weren't Listening [HH] (2:41) - 13. Fire Engine Passing With Bells Clanging [MR] (1:43) - 14. Pig [MR/RW] (2:08) - 15. Orange Skin Food [MR] (1:10) - 16. A Door Opens And Closes [MR] (1:10) - 17. 10:30 Returns To The Bedroom [MR/HH/RW] (4:15)
[Note: The Big Beat reissue was a 2-on-1 with "The Soft Machine"]


SOFT MACHINE - Third, 1970 (CBS) [2 LP] [CD:Decal'88/Sony'92/BGO/Sony'07]
Robert Wyatt (d/voc [3]/o [3]/elp [3]/b) - Mike Ratledge (o/p/elp) - Hugh Hopper (b) - Elton Dean (as/saxello)
with: Lyn Dobson (fl [1]/ss [1]) - Nick Evans (tb [2]) - Jimmy Hastings (fl [2]/bcl [2]) - Rab Spall (vln [3])
Rec: 4 & 10 Jan [1] & Apr-May [2-4] 1970 - Loc: IBC Studios, London [2-4] & Fairfield Hall, Croydon [1] - Eng: Bob Woolford [1], Andy Knight [2-4] - Pr: Soft Machine
Tracks: 1. Facelift [HH] (18:45) - 2. Slightly All The Time [MR] / Noisette [HH] / Backwards [MR] / Noisette Reprise [HH] (18:12) - 3. Moon In June [RW] (19:08) - 4. Out-Bloody-Rageous [MR] (19:10)
[The 2007 remastered edition includes a second CD consisting of the August 13th 1970 concert at the Royal Albert Hall, previously issued as "Live At The Proms"]


SOFT MACHINE - 4, 1971 (CBS) [CD:Sony'92/'07]
Mike Ratledge (o/elp/p) - Hugh Hopper (b) - Robert Wyatt (d) - Elton Dean (as/saxello)
with: Roy Babbington (cb [1/3/4/6]) - Mark Charig (tpt [2/3/4]) - Nick Evans (tb [1/2/4]) - Jimmy Hastings (fl [6]/bcl [1/6]) - Alan Skidmore (ts [1/6])
Rec: 13 Oct-18 Nov 1970 - Loc: Olympic Studios, London - Eng: George Chkiantz - Pr: Soft Machine
Tracks: 1. Teeth [MR] (9:14) - 2. Kings And Queens [HH] (5:02) - 3. Fletcher's Blemish [ED] (4:37) // 4. Virtually (Part 1) [HH] (5:15) - 5. Virtually (Part 2) [HH] (7:06) - 6. Virtually (Part 3) [HH] (4:39) - 7. Virtually (Part 4) [HH] (3:18)
[This album has also been reissued, in a remastered version, as a 2-on-1 CD with "5", on Sony's Columbia/Rewind label in 1999]


SOFT MACHINE - 5, 1972 (CBS) [CD:Sony'92/'07]
Mike Ratledge (elp/o) - Hugh Hopper (b) - Elton Dean (as/saxello/elp [2]/rec [7]) - Phil Howard (d) [1-3/8] - John Marshall (d) [4-6]
with: Roy Babbington (cb [4])
Rec: 22-24 Nov & 7 Dec 1971 [1-3], 21-25 Feb 1972 [4-7] - Loc: Advision Studios, London - Eng: Gary Martin - Pr: Soft Machine
Tracks: 1. All White [MR] (6:06) - 2. Drop [MR] (7:43) - 3. MC [HH] (4:54) // 4. As If [MR] (8:23) - 5. L.B.O. [JM] (1:31) - 6. Pigling Bland [MR] (4:23) - 7. Bone [ED] (3:30) // 8. All White (alternate take) (7:14)
[This album has also been reissued, in a remastered version, as a 2-on-1 CD with "4", on Sony's Columbia/Rewind label in 1999; 8 is a bonus track exclusive to the 2007 remastered edition]


SOFT MACHINE - Six Album, 1972 (CBS) [2LP] [CD:Sony'92/'07]
Mike Ratledge (o/elp/p/celeste) - Hugh Hopper (b/effects [15]) - Karl Jenkins (ob/bs/ss/elp/p/celeste) - John Marshall (d/pc [13])
Rec: 20 Oct & 1 Nov 1972 - Loc: Civic Hall, Guildford & The Dome, Brighton - Eng: Gary Martin - Pr: Soft Machine
Tracks [live album]: 1. Fanfare [KJ] (0:42) - 2. All White [MR] (4:46) - 3. Between [KJ/MR] (2:24) - 4. Riff [KJ] (4:36) - 5. 37 1/2 [MR] (6:51) // 6. Gesolreut [MR] (6:17) - 7. E.P.V. [KJ] (2:47) - 8. Lefty [MR/KJ/HH/JM] (4:56) - 9. Stumble [KJ] (1:42) - 10. 5 From 13 (For Phil Seamen With Love & Thanks) [JM] (5:15) - 11. Riff II [KJ] (1:20)
Rec: 18 Nov-5 Dec 1972 - Loc: CBS Studios [1-3], Advision Studios [4], London - Eng: Roger Beale [1-3], Gary Martin [4] - Pr: Soft Machine
[studio album]: 12. The Soft Weed Factor [KJ] (11:13) - 13. Stanley Stamps Gibbon Album (for B.O.) [MR] (5:50) - 14. Chloe And The Pirates [MR] (9:28) - 15. 1983 [HH] (7:11
)
[This album has also been reissued, in a remastered version, as a 2-on-1 CD with "Seven", on Sony's Columbia/Rewind label in 2005]


SOFT MACHINE - Seven, 1973 (CBS) [CD:Sony'92/'07]
Mike Ratledge (o/elp/syn [1/2]) - Karl Jenkins (elp/ob/bs/ss/rec [10]) - Roy Babbington (b/cb [10]) - John Marshall (d/pc [6])
Rec: 11-17 Jul 1973 - Loc: Columbia Studios, London - Eng: Gary Martin - Pr: Soft Machine
Tracks: 1. Nettle Bed [KJ] (4:48) - 2. Carol Ann [KJ] (3:44) - 3. Day's Eye [MR] (5:03) - 4. Bone Fire [MR] (0:31) - 5. Tarabos [MR] (4:31) - 6. D.I.S. [JM] (3:01) - 7. Snodland [KJ] (1:51) - 8. Penny Hitch [KJ] (6:38) - 9. Block [KJ] (4:17) - 10. Down The Road [KJ] (5:50) - 11. The German Lesson [MR] (1:50) - 12. The French Lesson [KJ] (0:57)
[This album has also been reissued, in a remastered version, as a 2-on-1 CD with "Six Album", on Sony's Columbia/Rewind label in 2005]


SOFT MACHINE - Bundles, 1975 (Harvest) [CD: See For Miles'90/Esoteric'10]
Mike Ratledge (elp/o/syn [5]) - Karl Jenkins (elp/ss/ob [5/10]/p [2]) - Allan Holdsworth (g/12str [6]) - Roy Babbington (b) - John Marshall (d/pc [11])
guest: Ray Warleigh (bfl [12])
Rec: 16-26 Jul 1974 - Loc: Columbia Studios, London - Eng: Bernie O'Gourman - Pr: Soft Machine
Tracks: 1. Hazard Profile Part 1 [KJ] (9:18) - 2. Part 2 (Toccatina) [KJ] (2:21) - 3. Part 3 [KJ] (1:05) - 4. Part 4 [KJ] (0:46) - 5. Part 5 [KJ] (5:29) - 6. Gone Sailing [AH] (0:59) - 7. Bundles [KJ] (3:14) - 8. Land Of The Bag Snake [AH] (3:35) - 9. The Man Who Waved At Trains [MR] (1:50) - 10. Peff [MR] (1:57) - 11. Four Gongs Two Drums [JM] (4:09) - 12. The Floating World [KJ] (7:12)


SOFT MACHINE - At The Beginning [Jet Propelled Photographs], 1976 (Charly) [CD: Charly'91/Spalax'95]
Daevid Allen (g/b) - Mike Ratledge (o/p) - Kevin Ayers (b/g/voc) - Robert Wyatt (d/voc)
Rec: Apr 1967 - Loc: De Lane Lea Studios, London - Pr: Giorgio Gomelsky
Tracks: 1. That's How Much I Need You Now [RW] (2:24) - 2. Save Yourself [RW] (2:43) - 3. I Should've Known [HH] (7:34) - 4. Jet Propelled Photograph [Shooting At The Moon] [KA] (2:32) - 5. When I Don't Want You [HH] (2:48) - 6. Memories [HH] (2:59) - 7. You Don't Remember [RW/DA] (3:44) - 8. She's Gone [KA] (2:10) - 9. I'd Rather Be With You [KA] (3:40)
[Note: these recordings have been reissued countless times under as many titles and packagings, originally as part of the 'Rock Generation' series on Byg Records in 1972]


SOFT MACHINE - Softs, 1976 (Harvest) [CD: See For Miles'90/Esoteric'10]
Karl Jenkins (p/elp/syn) - John Etheridge (acg [1/5/11]/elg [2-5/8-10]) - Alan Wakeman (ss [1/3]/ts [10]) - Roy Babbington (b) - John Marshall (d)
guest: Mike Ratledge (syn [3/4])
Rec: 9-29 Jan & 10-19 Mar 1976 - Loc: Abbey Road Studios, London - Eng: John Leckie - Pr: Soft Machine
Tracks: 1. Aubade [KJ] (1:51) - 2. The Tale Of Taliesin [KJ] (7:17) - 3. Ban-Ban Caliban [KJ] 9:22) - 4. Song Of Aeoius [KJ] (4:31) - 5. Out Of Season [KJ] (5:32) - 6. Second Bundle [KJ] (2:37) - 7. Kayoo [JM] (3:27) - 8. The Camden Tandem [JE/JM] (2:01) - 9. Nexus [KJ] (0:49) - 10. One Over The Eight [KJ/JM/JE/AW/RB] (5:25) - 11. Etka [JE] (2:21)


SOFT MACHINE - Triple Echo, 1977 (Harvest) [3 album boxed set]
[Compilation with tracks from 1967 to 1976, including some previously unreleased material]
Tracks: [A] Love Makes Sweet Music [from '67 single] - Feelin' Reelin' Squeelin' [from '67 single] - Memories ['67 Gomelsky demos] - She's Gone [alternate version, rec. June'67] - Why Am I So Short? [1] - So Boot If At All [1] - A Certain Kind [1] // [B] We Did It Again [1] - Plus Belle Qu'Une Poubelle [1] - Why Are We Sleeping? [1] - A Concise British Alphabet (Part 2) [2] - Hulloder [2] - Dada Was Here [2] - Thank You Pierrot Lunaire [2] - Have You Ever Bean Green? [2] - Pataphysical Introduction (Part 2) [2] - As Long As He Lies Perfectly Still [2] - Dedicated To You But You Weren't Listening [2] // [C] The Moon In June [BBC/Top Gear '69] - Esther's Nosejob [BBC/Top Gear '69] // [D] Mousetrap / Noisette / Backwards / Mousetrap Reprise [BBC/Top Gear '69] - Slightly All The Time / Out-Bloody-Rageous / Eamonn Andrews [BBC/Top Gear '70] // [E] Teeth [4] - Kings And Queens [4] - All White [5] - Bone [5] // [F] Stanley Stamps Gibbon Album [6] - Carol Ann [7] - Hazard Profile (Part 1) [Bundles] - The Tale Of Taliesin [Softs]


SOFT MACHINE - Alive & Well (Recorded in Paris), 1978 (Harvest) [CD: See For Miles'90/2CD: Esoteric'10]
Karl Jenkins (elp/syn) - Ric Sanders (vln/str-syn) - John Etheridge (g) - Steve Cook (b) - John Marshall (d/pc)
Rec: 8 Jul 1977 [except 11 & overdubs: Sum 1977] - Loc: Le Palace, Paris (France) [11 & overdubs: Advision Studios, London] - Eng: Paul Northfield & Paul Hardiman - Pr: Mike Thorne
Tracks: 1. White Kite [KJ] (3:00) - 2. EOS [KJ] (1:22) - 3. Odds Bullets And Blades Pt I [KJ] (2:18) - 4. Odds Bullets And Blades Pt II [KJ] ( 2:33) - 5. Song Of The Sunbird [KJ] (1:24) - 6. Puffin [KJ] (1:18) - 7. Huffin [KJ] (5:12) - 8. Number Three [JE] (2:25) - 9. The Nodder [KJ] (7:13) - 10. Surrounding Silence [RS] (4:04) - 11. Soft Space [KJ] (8:17) // CD2 bonus tracks [Esoteric reissue]: 1. K's Riff [KJ] (4:41) - 2. The Nodder [KJ] (7:13) - 3. Two Down [JE/JM] (2:27)- 4. The Spraunce [SC/P.Lemer] (6:27) - 5. Song Of Aeolus [KJ] (3:41) - 6. Sideburn [JM] (7:43) - 7. The Tale Of Taliesin [KJ] (8:08) - 8. Organic Matter [SC] / One Over The Eight [SM] (5:55) - 9. Soft Space (Part 1) [KJ] (4:15) - 10. Soft Space (Part 2) (5:41) [1-9 are extra live tracks from the Paris 1977 concerts; 10-11 are single edits ("edited" and "disco" versions)]


SOFT MACHINE - Land of Cockayne, 1981 (EMI) [CD: OneWay'96/Esoteric'10]
Karl Jenkins (syn/elp/p [10]) - John Marshall (d)
with: Allan Holdsworth (g [4/7-9]) - Jack Bruce (b [1-2/4/7-9]) - Alan Parker (g [1]) - John Taylor (elp [4/7/9]) - Ray Warleigh (as [5/9-10]/bfl [2/6]) - Dick Morrissey (ts [1/7-8]) - Stu Calver (bv [1/8]) - John Perry (bv [1/8]) - Tony Rivers (bv [1/8]) - orchestra [1/3-4/8]
Rec: 16 Jun-19 Jul 1980 - Loc: Pye & Riverside Studios, London - Eng: John Temperley & Terry Evenett [Pye], Neil Richmond [Riverside] - Pr: Mike Thorne
Tracks: 1. Over 'n' Above [KJ] (7:24) - 2. Lotus Groves [KJ] (4:57) - 3. Isle Of The Blessed [KJ] (1:56) - 4. Panoramania [KJ] (7:07) - 5. Behind The Crystal Curtain [KJ] (0:54) - 6. Palace Of Glass [KJ] (3:22) - 7. Hot-Biscuit Slim [KJ] (7:27) - 8. (Black) Velvet Mountain [KJ] (5:10) - 9. Sly Monkey [KJ] (5:00) - 10. 'A Lot Of What You Fancy...' [KJ] (0:35)


SOFT MACHINE - Live at the Proms 1970, 1988 (Reckless) [CD]
Elton Dean (as/saxello) - Mike Ratledge (o/elp) - Hugh Hopper (b) - Robert Wyatt (d/voc)
Rec: 13 Aug 1970 - Loc: Royal Albert Hall, London
Tracks: 1. Out-Bloody-Rageous [MR] (11:54) - 2. Facelift [HH] (11:22) // 3. Esther's Nosejob: a) Pig [MR] - b) Orange Skin Food [MR] - c) A Door Opens And Closes [MR] - d) Pigling Bland [MR] - e) 10.30 Returns To The Bedroom] [MR/HH/RW] (15:39)


SOFT MACHINE - The Untouchable, 1990 (Castle) [CD]
[Compilation of tracks from Bundles, Softs and Alive And Well]
Tracks: 1-5. Hazard Profile - 6. The Man Who Waved At Trains - 7. Peff - 8. Four Gongs Two Drums - 9. Ban Ban Caliban - 10. Song Of Aeolus - 11. Aubade - 12. Second Bundle - 13. Kayoo - 14. Camdem Tandem - 15. Nexus - 16. One Over The Eight - 17. Etika - 18. Puffin - 19. Huffin - 20. The Nodder - 21. Soft Space


SOFT MACHINE - As If, 1991 (Elite) [CD]
[Compilation of tracks from Third to Six Album]
Tracks: 1. As If - 2. Drop - 3. Slightly All The Time - 4. Facelift - 5. Chloe And The Pirates - 6. Kings And Queens


SOFT MACHINE - The Peel Sessions, 1991 (Strange Fruit) [2CD]
Elton Dean (as/saxello [2-4/6-9]) - Mike Ratledge (o [1-9]/elp [1-9]/fl [5]) - Hugh Hopper (b [1-9]/as [5]) - Robert Wyatt (d [1-7]/voc [1/2/10]/p [10]) - Phil Howard (d [8/9]) - Lyn Dobson (ts/fl [2-3]) - Mark Charig (cornet [2-3]) - Nick Evans (tb [2-3])
with: Brian Hopper (ss [5])
Rec: 10 Jun 1969 [1/5], 10 Nov 1969 [2/3], 4 May 1970 [4], 1 Jun 1971 [7/10] & 15 Nov 1971 [8/9] - Loc: BBC Studios, London - Pr: John Walters
Tracks: [CD1] 1. Moon In June [RW] (13:00) - 2. Esther's Nosejob [MR] / Pigling Bland [MR] (11:57) - 3. Mousetrap [HH] / Noisette [HH] / Backwards [MR] / Mousetrap Reprise [HH] (8:47) - 4. Slightly All The Time [MR] / Out-Bloody-Rageous [MR] / Eamonn Andrews [MR] (13:19) // [CD2] 5. Facelift [HH] / Mousetrap [HH] / Backwards [MR] / Mousetrap Reprise [HH] (11:55) - 6. Virtually [HH] (9:55) - 7. Neo Caliban Grides [ED] (7:32) - 8. Drop [MR] (6:57) - 9. As If [MR] (7:47) - 10. Dedicated To You, But You Weren't Listening [HH] (2:44)


SOFT MACHINE (& HEAVY FRIENDS) - BBC In Concert 1971, 1993 (Windsong) [CD:Windsong'93/Hux'05]
Mike Ratledge (elp/o) - Elton Dean (as/saxello/elp) - Hugh Hopper (b) - Robert Wyatt (d) [all tracks except 2]
guest: Phil Howard (d [3])
with Heavy Friends [4efg]: Mark Charig (cornet) - Paul Nieman (tb) - Ronnie Scott (ts) - Roy Babbington (cb)
[2] Elton Dean Quartet: Elton Dean (as/saxello) - Mark Charig (cornet) - Neville Whitehead (cb) - Phil Howard (d), guest: Mike Ratledge (elp/o)
Rec: 11 Mar 1971 - Loc: Paris Cinema, London - Pr: John Walters
Tracks: 1. John Peel introduction (1:01) - 2. Blind Badger [ED] [performed by the Elton Dean Quartet] (10:07) - 3. Neo-Caliban Grides [ED] (5:42) - 4. a) Out-Bloody-Rageous (excerpt) [MR] - b) Eamonn Andrews [MR] - c) All White [MR] - d) Kings & Queens [HH] - e) Teeth [MR] - f) Pigling Bland [MR] - g) 10.30 Returns To The Bedroom [MR/HH/RW] (31:58) - 5. a) Slighty All The Time (middle section) [MR] - b) Noisette [HH] (6:01)

[5 is a bonus track exclusive to the 2005 reissue; the cover shown here is that of the 2005 reissue]


SOFT MACHINE - Softstage - BBC In Concert 1972, 1994 (Windsong) [CD: Windsong'94/Hux'05]
Mike Ratledge (elp/o) - Karl Jenkins (elp/ob/bs) - Hugh Hopper (b) - John Marshall (d)
Rec: 20 Jul 1972 - Loc: Paris Theatre, London - Pr: Jeff Griffin
Tracks: 1. Fanfare [KJ] (1:59) - 2. All White [MR] (5:17) - 3. Slightly All The Time [MR] (11:51) - 4. M.C. [HH] (2:37) - 5. Drop [MR] (5:34) - 6. Stumble [KJ] (5:53) - 7. One Across [JM] (3:11) - 8. As If [MR] (3:48) - 9. Riff [KJ] (7:03) - 10. Gesolreut [MR] (6:59)


SOFT MACHINE - Rubber Riff, 1995 (Voiceprint) [CD]
Karl Jenkins (kb/s) - John Etheridge (g) - Roy Babbington (b) - John Marshall (d/pc) - Carol Barratt (kb) - Ray Warleigh (fl)
Rec: 8-9 Mar 1976 - Loc: DeWolfe Studios, London - Pr: Karl Jenkins
Tracks: 1. Crunch [KJ] (2:40) - 2. Pavan [KJ] (2:43) - 3. Jombles [KJ] (3:01) - 4. A Little Floating Music [KJ] (2:51) - 5. Hi-Power [KJ] (2:58) - 6. Little Miss B [KJ] (2:40) - 7.Splot [KJ] (1:57) - 8. Rubber Riff [KJ] (2:42) - 9. Sam's Short Shuffle [KJ] (2:24) - 10. Melina [KJ] (2:52) - 11. City Steps [KJ] (3:03) - 12. Gentle Turn [KJ] (3:16) - 13. Porky [KJ] (2:49) - 14. Travelogue [KJ] (2:45)
[Note: this album was originally released in 1978 on Music De Wolfe, but not under the name of Soft Machine and without any musicians credits; the CD credits omit Ray Warleigh]


SOFT MACHINE - Live In France, 1995 (One Way'95/Cuneiform'04) [2CD]
Elton Dean (as/saxello/elp) - Mike Ratledge (elp/o) - Hugh Hopper (b) - John Marshall (d)
Rec: 2 May 1972 - Loc: Olympia, Paris (France)
Tracks: [CD1] 1. Plain Tiffs [ED] (3:32) - 2. All White [MR] (6:23) - 3. Slightly All The Time [MR] (13:09) - 4. Drop [MR] (7:43) - 5. M.C. [HH] (2:59) - 6. Out-Bloody-Rageous [MR] (13:25) // [CD2]: 1. Facelift [HH] (17:53) - 2. And Sevens [SM] (8:55) - 3. As If [MR] (8:30) - 4. L.B.O. [JM] (6:08) - 5. Pigling Bland [MR] (6:05) - 6. At Sixes [SM] (11:00)


SOFT MACHINE - Live At The Paradiso 1969, 1995 (Voiceprint) [CD]
Mike Ratledge (o) - Hugh Hopper (b) - Robert Wyatt (d/voc)
Rec: 29 Mar 1969 - Loc: Paradiso, Amsterdam (Netherlands)
Tracks: 1. Hulloder (0:24) - 2. Dada Was Here (8:22) - 3. Thank You Pierrot Lunaire (0:45) - 4. Have You Ever Bean Green ? (0:58) - 5. Pataphysical Introduction (1:00) - 6. As Long As He Lies Perfectly Still (1:56) - 7. Fire Engine Passing With Bells Clanging (2:17) - 8. Hibou, Anemone And Bear (4:17) - 9. Fire Engine Passing With Bells Clanging (reprise) (3:27) - 10. Pig (4:21) - 11. Orange Skin Food (0:18) - 12. A Door Opens And Closes (1:18) - 13. 10.30 Returns To The Bedroom (10:59)


SOFT MACHINE - Spaced, 1996 (Cuneiform) [CD]
[Soundtrack recorded for "Spaced" 'multi-media' event by Peter Dockley, The Roundhouse 1969]
Mike Ratledge (elp/o) - Hugh Hopper (b) - Robert Wyatt (d), with: Brian Hopper (s)
Rec: Sum 1969 - Loc: rehearsal room, St. Katherine's Dock, London - Eng: Bob Woolford
Tracks: 1. Spaced One [MR/HH/RW] (12:05) - 2. Spaced Two [extract from "Facelift"] [MR/HH/RW] (7:36) - 3. Spaced Three [MR/HH/RW] (2:56) - 4. Spaced Four [includes re-worked extracts from "Why Are We Sleeping?" and "Hope for Happiness"] [MR/HH/RW] (32:10) - 5. Spaced Five [B.Hopper/MR] (4:16) - 6. Spaced Six ["Virtually 1" intro, "We Did It Again" 'samples'] [MR/HH/RW] (4:10) - 7. Spaced Seven [MR/HH/RW] (3:53)


SOFT MACHINE - Virtually, 1998 (Cuneiform) [CD]
Elton Dean (as/saxello/elp) - Mike Ratledge (elp/o) - Hugh Hopper (b) - Robert Wyatt (d/voc)
Rec: 23 Mar 1971 - Loc: Gondel Filmkunsttheater, Bremen (Germany) - Pr: Peter Schulze
Tracks: 1. Facelift [HH] (10:04) - 2. Virtually [HH] (8:17) - 3. Slightly All The Time [MR] (8:12) - 4. Fletcher's Blemish [ED] (5:41) // 5. Neo-Caliban Grides [ED] (9:26) - 6. Out-Bloody-Rageous [MR] (9:59) - 7. Eamonn Andrews [MR] (4:29) - 8. All White [MR] (3:16) - 9. Kings And Queens [HH] (3:37) - 10. Teeth [MR] (9:20) - 11. Pigling Bland [MR] (4:55)


SOFT MACHINE - Live 1970, 1998 (Voiceprint) [CD]
Elton Dean (s [3-11]) - Lyn Dobson (s [1-2]) - Mike Ratledge (elp/o) - Hugh Hopper (b) - Robert Wyatt (d)
Rec: Feb 1970 [1-2] & 13 Aug 1970 [3-11] - Loc: unknown [1-2] & Royal Albert Hall, London [3-11]
Tracks: 1. Facelift (excerpt) (4:57) - 2. Moon in June (excerpt) (5:55) // 3. Out-Bloody-Rageous (edited) (8:46) - 4. Facelift (11:55) - 5. Fire Engine Passing with Bells Clanging (1:31) - 6. Pig (1:26) - 7. Orange Skin Food (1:43) - 8. A Door Opens & Closes (1:12) - 9. 10.30 Returns to the Bedroom (1:04) - 10. Pigling Bland (2:08) - 11. 10.30 Returns to the Bedroom (reprise) (6:34)
[This actually reissues "Live At The Proms",
missing the extended introduction to "Out-Bloody-Rageous", with 10 minutes of additional music from another, unidentified performance]


SOFT MACHINE - Noisette, 2000 (Cuneiform) [CD]
Elton Dean (as/saxello) - Lyn Dobson (ss/fl [4]/voc [4]) - Hugh Hopper (b) - Mike Ratledge (elp/o) - Robert Wyatt (d/voc [6/9/10])
Rec: 4 Jan 1970 - Loc: Fairfield Halls, Croydon - Eng: Bob Woolford
Tracklist : 1. Eamonn Andrews [MR] (12:15) - 2. Mousetrap [HH] (5:24) - 3. Noisette [HH] (0:37) - 4. Backwards [MR] (4:48) - 5. Mousetrap reprise [HH] (0:26) - 6. Hibou, Anemone & Bear [MR/RW] (8:50) - 7. Moon In June [RW] (6:55) - 8. 12/8 Theme [HH] (11:25) - 9. Esther's Nose Job [MR] (14:30) - 10. We Did It Again [K.Ayers] (7:15)


SOFT MACHINE - Man In A Deaf Corner, 2001 (Mooncrest) [CD]
Robert Wyatt (d/voc) - Mike Ratledge (elp/o) - Hugh Hopper (b) - Elton Dean (s) - Kevin Ayers (b/voc) - Lyn Dobson (s) - Brian Hopper (s) - Daevid Allen (g)
Rec: 1963-70 & 2000 - Loc: various
Tracklist : [CD1] 1. Belsize Parked - 2. Dear Olde Benny Green Is A-turning In His Grave - 3. Frenetica - 4. Orientasian - 5. Da-Da-Dee/Bolivar Blues - 6. Man In A Deaf Corner - 7. We Know What You Mean - 8. I Should've Known - 9. Hope For Happiness // [CD2] 1. Hulloder - 2. Dada Was Here - 3. Thank You Pierrot Lunaire - 4. Have You Ever Bean Green - 5. Pataphysical Introduction Part II - 6. Hibou, Anemone And Bear - 7. Pig - 8. Orange Skin Food - 9. A Door Opens And Closes - 10. 10:30 Returns To The Bedroom - 11. Facelift - 12. Moon In June - 13. Mousetrap - 14. Noisette - 15. Backwards - 16. Mousetrap (Reprise) - 17. As Long As He Lies Perfectly Still
[This anthology consists mostly of otherwise available material: 1 & 3-6 on CD1 were on the "Canterburied Sounds" CDs (Vol. 1-4); CD1 track 2 on the "Daevid Allen Trio - Live 1963" CD; CD1 track 8 is from the 1967 Gomelsky demos; CD2 tracks 1-10 were on the "Live in Paradiso" CD; CD2 tracks 11/12 were on the "Live 1970" CD; CD2 tracks 13-16 on the "Facelift" (live at Fairfield Hall, Croydon, April 1970) CD; the only tracks unique to this release are CD1 tracks 7/9 (radio/TV sessions from 1967); and 17 (new recording/cover version by Hugh Hopper, Dave Stewart, Clive Brooks and Jakko Jakszyk, recorded March 2000)]


SOFT MACHINE - Turns On Vol.1, 2001 (Voiceprint) [CD]
Kevin Ayers (voc/b/g) - Daevid Allen (g [1/3/6/8]) - Mike Ratledge (o/p) - Robert Wyatt (d/voc)
Rec: Apr 1967 [1/3], Jun 1967 [6/8], 22 Sep 1967 [2/11], 10 Nov 1967 [9-10, 13-16], 5 Dec 1967 [4-5/7/12] - Loc: DeLane Lea Studios, London [1/3], Vitus Studio, Bussum (Netherlands) [2/11], BBC Radio Studios, London [4-5/7/12], Sound Techniques, Chelsea [6/8], Middle Earth, London [9-10, 13-16]
Tracklist : 1. I Should've Known (7:43) - 2. We Know What You Mean (2:56) - 3. I'm So Low [Shooting At The Moon] (2:30) - 4. Clarence In Wonderland (2:51) - 5. Hope For Happiness (4:27) - 6. I Should've Known (2:44) - 7. We Know What You Mean (3:05) - 8. She's Gone (2:36) - 9. Save Yourself (2:09) - 10. Lullabye Letter (9:30) - 11. I Should've Known (5:34) - 12. A Certain Kind (3:29) - 13. Clarence In Wonderland (4:25) - 14. May I? (instrumental bridge) (2:44) - 15. We Know What You Mean (3:03) - 16. Hope For Happiness (13:23)


SOFT MACHINE - Turns On Vol.2, 2001 (Voiceprint) [CD]
Kevin Ayers (voc/b/g) - Mike Ratledge (o/p) - Robert Wyatt (d/voc)
Rec: 10 Nov 1967 [6], 10 Dec 1967 [1-5], 11 Aug 1968 [7-14] - Loc: Middle Earth, London [6]; Concertgebouw, Amsterdam [1-5]; Col Ballroom, Davenport, Iowa (USA) [7-14]
Tracklist : 1. That's How Much I Need You Now (2:23) - 2. I Should've Known (13:30) - 3. A Certain Kind (4:03) - 4. Save Yourself (2:03) - 5. Lullabye Letter (9:00) - 6. Organistics (5:22) - 7. Lullabye Letter / Priscilla / Lullabye Letter (reprise) (8:03) - 8. We Did It Again (1:38) - 9. Why Are We Sleeping? (5:20) - 10. Joy Of A Toy (3:07) - 11. Hope For Happiness (4:19) - 12. Clarence In Wonderland (1:52) - 13. You Don't Remember (6:24) - 14. Improv / 10.30 Returns To The Bedroom (6:20)


SOFT MACHINE - Facelift, 2002 (Voiceprint) [2CD]
Elton Dean (as/saxello) - Mike Ratledge (elp/o) - Hugh Hopper (b) - Robert Wyatt (d/voc)
Rec: 26 Apr 1970 - Loc: Fairfield Halls, Croydon - Eng: Brian Hopper
Tracks: [CD1] 1. Slightly All The Time (5:20) - 2. Out-Bloody-Rageous (10:16) - 3. Moon in June (5:49) - 4. Mousetrap (6:28) - 5. Noisette (0:36) - 6. Backwards (3:50) - 7. Mousetrap - reprise (0:14) - 8. Hibou Anemone and Bear (7:57) // [CD2] 1. Facelift (21:26) - 2. Eamonn Andrews (12:12) - 3. Esther's Nose Job (6:50) - 4. Pigling Bland (3:52) - 5. I Should've Known (4:47) - 6. Esther's Nose Job (reprise) (1:37)


SOFT MACHINE - Backwards, 2002 (Cuneiform) [CD]
Robert Wyatt (d/voc/kb [6]) - Mike Ratledge (elp/o) - Hugh Hopper (b) - Elton Dean (as/saxello [1-5]) - Lyn Dobson (ss [4-5]/ts [4-5]) - Mark Charig (tpt [4/5]) - Nick Evans (tb [4/5])
Rec: 21 May 1970 [1-3], 7 Dec 1969 [4-5], Oct-Nov 1968 & Spring 1969 [6] - Loc: Paris Theatre, London [1-3], ORTF TV Studios, Paris (France) [4-5], TTG, Hollywood, The Record Plant, NYC & unk UK studio [6]
Tracklist : 1. Facelift (18:49] - 2. Moon In June [instrumental section] (7:38) - 3. Esther's Nosejob (12:55] - 4. Facelift (8:32) - 5. Hibou, Anemone & Bear (4:00) - 6. Moon In June [demo] (20:46)
[Note: The Japanese pressing adds one bonus track, "Pigling Bland" - credits same as 4 & 5; a later edition has a cleaner, tape-sourced version of the "Moon In June" demo]


SOFT MACHINE - BBC Radio 1967-71, 2003 (Hux) [2CD]
Elton Dean (as/saxello [CD1>9/CD2>1-3/5-6]) - Mike Ratledge (o/elp/fl [CD1>6]) - Hugh Hopper (b [CD1>6-7/9/CD2>1-3/5-6]/as [CD1>6]) - Robert Wyatt (d/voc [CD1>1-5/7-8/CD2>4/6]/p [CD1>8/CD2>4]) - Lyn Dobson (ts [CD2>6]) - Mark Charig (cornet [CD2>6]) - Nick Evans (tb [CD2>6])
with: Brian Hopper (ss [CD1>6])
Rec: 5 Dec 1967 [CD1>1-5], 10 Jun 1969 [CD1>6-7], 10 Nov 1969 [CD1>8/CD2>6], 4 May 1970 [CD1>9], 15 Dec 1970 [CD2>1-2], 1 Jun 1971 [CD2>3-5] - Loc: Aeolian Hall, London [CD1>1-5], BBC Maida Vale [CD1>6-7/CD2>1-5], Playhouse Theatre, London [CD1>8-9/CD2>6] - Pr: John Walters except CD1>1-5 : Bernie Andrews
Tracks: [CD1] 1. Clarence In Wonderland [KA] (2:57) - 2. We Know What You Mean (Soon, Soon, Soon) [KA] (3:11) - 3. A Certain Kind [HH] (3:38) - 4. Hope For Happiness [B.Hopper] (4:37) - 5. Strangest Scene (Lullabye Letter) [KA] (4:55) - 6. Facelift [HH] / Mousetrap [HH] / Backwards [MR] / Mousetrap Reprise [HH] (11:54) - 7. Moon In June [RW] (13:02) - 8. Instant Pussy [RW] (3:19) - 9. Slightly All The Time [MR] / Out-Bloody-Rageous [MR] / Eamonn Andrews [MR] (19:12)
[CD2] 1. Virtually [HH] (9:58) - 2. Fletcher's Blemish [ED] (12:11) - 3. Neo Caliban Grides [ED] (7:34) - 4. Dedicated To You, But You Weren't Listening [HH] (2:46) - 5. Eamonn Andrews [MR] / All White [MR] (7:11) - 6. Mousetrap [HH] / Noisette [HH] / Backwards [MR] / Mousetrap Reprise [HH] / drumlink [RW] - Esther's Nosejob [MR] / Pigling Bland [MR] (21:11)


SOFT MACHINE - Kings Of Canterbury, 2003 (Recall/Snapper Music) [2CD]
Robert Wyatt (d/voc) - Mike Ratledge (o/elp) - Hugh Hopper (b) - Elton Dean [CD2] (as/saxello) - Lyn Dobson [CD1>10-11] (s)
Rec: 29 Mar 1969 [CD1>1-9], Feb/Mar 1970 [CD1>10-11], 26 Apr 1970 [CD2>1-10], 13 Aug 1970 [CD2>11-12] - Loc: Paradiso, Amsterdam [CD1>1-9], Fairfield Hall, Croydon [CD2>1-10], Royal Albert Hall, London [CD2>11-12]
Tracklist : [CD1] 1. Hulloder [HH/RW] (0:25) - 2. Dada Was Here [HH/RW] (8:21) - 3. Thank You Pierrot Lunaire [HH/RW] (0:45) - 4. Have You Ever Bean Green? [HH/RW] (0:57) - 5. Pataphysical Introduction [RW] (1:00) - 6. As Long As He Lies Perfectly Still [RW/MR] (1:55) - 7. Fire Engine Passing With Bells Clanging [MR] (2:17) - 8. Hibou, Anemone And Bear [RW/MR] (4:18) - 9. Fire Engine (Reprise) [MR] (3:21) - 10. Facelift [HH] (5:03) - 11. Moon In June [RW] (5:58) // [CD2] 1. Slightly All The Time (5:22) - 2. Mousetrap (6:27) - 3. Noisette (0:36) - 4. Backwards (3:50) - 5. Mousetrap - reprise (0:16) - 6. Eamonn Andrews (12:10) - 7. Esther's Nose Job (6:50) - 8. Pigling Bland (3:52) - 9. I Should've Known (4:46) - 10. Esthers Nose Job (reprise) (1:36) - 11. Pig [MR] (2:57) - 12. Orange Skin Food / A Door Opens And Closes / 10.30 Returns To The Bedroom [MR] (12:41)


SOFT MACHINE - BBC Radio 1971-73, 2003 (Hux) [2CD]
Mike Ratledge (o/elp) - Elton Dean [CD1>1-3] (as/saxello/elp) - Karl Jenkins [CD1>4-6/CD2] (bs/ob/elp) - Allan Holdsworth (g [CD2>3-5]) - Hugh Hopper [CD1>1-4] (b) - Roy Babbington [CD2>5-6/CD2] (b) - Phil Howard [CD1>1-3] (d) - John Marshall [CD1>4-6/CD2] (d)
Rec: 15 Nov 1971 [CD1>1-3], 11 Jul 1972 [CD1>4], 30 Oct 1973 [CD1>5-6/CD2>1-2], 10 Jun 1974 [CD2>3-5] - Loc: Playhouse Theatre, London [CD1>1-3], BBC Maida Vale Studios, London [CD1>4], BBC Langham Studios [CD1>5-6/CD2>1-2] - Eng: Bob Conduct - Pr: John Walters / Tony Wilson
Tracks: [CD1] 1. As If [MR] (7.45) - 2. Drop [MR] (6.58) - 3. Welcome To Frillsville [all] (10.37) - 4. Fanfare [KJ] / All White [MR] / MC [HH] / Drop [MR] (11.12) - 5. Stanley Stamps Gibbon Album [MR] (3.36) - 6. Hazard Profile [KJ] (4.53) // [CD2] 1. Sinepost [JM/MR] (1:46) - 2. Down The Road [KJ] (7:33) - 3. North Point [MR] (3.00) - 4. The Man Who Waved At Trains [MR] (5.40) - 5. Hazard Profile (Parts 1, 2, 3 & 4) (aka Plain Bob) [KJ] (16.57)


SOFT MACHINE - Somewhere In Soho, 2004 (Voiceprint) [2CD]
Elton Dean (as/saxello) - Mike Ratledge (elp/o) - Hugh Hopper (b) - Robert Wyatt (d/voc)
Rec: 24 Apr 1970 - Loc: Ronnie Scott's Club, London
Tracks: [CD1] 1. Slightly All The Time [MR] (10:21) - 2. Out-Bloody-Rageous [MR] (10:46) - 3. Eamonn Andrews [MR] (10:33) - 4. Mousetrap [HH] (4:37) - 5. Noisette [HH] (0:53) - 6. Backwards [MR] (3:32) - 7. Mousetrap (reprise) [HH] (0:23) - 8. Hibou Anemone & Bear [MR/RW] (4:44) // [CD2] 1. Facelift [HH] (19:19) - 2. Moon In June [RW] (8:02) - 3. Esther's Nose Job [MR] (8:21) - 4. Pigling Bland [MR] (3:45) - 5. Cymbalism [RW] (4:19) - 6. 10.30 Returns To The Bedroom [MR/HH/RW] (1:23)


SOFT MACHINE - Breda Reactor, 2005 (Voiceprint) [2CD]
Elton Dean (as/saxello) - Lyn Dobson (ss/ts/fl/voc) - Mike Ratledge (elp/o) - Hugh Hopper (b) - Robert Wyatt (d/voc)
Rec: 31 Jan 1970 - Loc: Het Turfschip, Breda (Netherlands)
Tracks: [CD1]
1. Eamonn Andrews [MR] (12:53) - 2. Mousetrap [HH] (5:35) - 3. Noisette [HH] (0:38) - 4. Backwards [MR] (4:25) - 5. Mousetrap reprise [HH] (0:15) - 6. Hibou, Anemone & Bear [MR/RW] (9:25) // [CD2] 1. Facelift [HH] (21:48) - 2. Moon In June [RW] (7:14) - 3. 12/8 Theme [HH] (5:16) - 4. Drumlink [RW] (1:08) - 5. Esther's Nose Job [MR] (7:43) - 6. Pigling Bland [MR] (3:23) - 7. Cymbalism [RW] (1:58) - 8. Out-Bloody-Rageous (excerpt) [MR] (2:21) - 9. 10.30 Returns To The Bedroom [MR/HH/RW] (1:56) - 10. We Did It Again [K.Ayers] (2:19)


SOFT MACHINE - Out-Bloody-Rageous, 2005 (Sony/BMG) [2CD]
[Compilation of previously released from the first single to the seventh album]
Rec: 1967-73 - Loc: various - Pr: Soft Machine
Tracks:
[CD1] 1. Feelin', Reelin', Squeelin' [KA] (2:50) - 2. Love Makes Sweet Music [KA] (2:27) - 3. Hope For Happiness [B.Hopper] (4:21) - 4. Joy Of A Toy [KA] (2:50) - 5. Hope For Happiness (reprise) [B.Hopper] (1:38) - 6. We Did It Again [KA] (3:46) - 7. Plus Belle Qu'Une Poubelle [KA] (1:03) - 8. Why Are We Sleeping? [KA/MR/RW] (5:33) - 9. Pataphysical Introduction (Pt. 1) [RW] (1:00) - 10. A Concise British Alphabet (Pt. 1) [RW/HH] (0:09) - 11. Hibou, Anemone And Bear [MR/RW] (6:00) - 12. A Concise British Alphabet (Pt. 2) [RW/HH] (0:12) - 13. Hulloder [RW/HH] (0:54) - 14. As Long As He Lies Perfectly Still [RW/MR] (2:35) - 15. Dedicated To You But You Weren't Listening [HH] (2:32) - 16. Out-Bloody-Rageous [MR] (19:11) - 17. Moon In June [RW] (19:08) // [CD2] 1. Teeth [MR] (9:12) - 2. Virtually (Part 4) (3:20) - 3. Kings And Queens [HH] (5:00) - 4. All White [MR] (6:07) - 5. Drop [MR] (7:42) - 6. Pigling Bland [MR] (4:24) - 7. Gesolreut [MR] (6:17) - 8. The Soft Weed Factor [KJ] (11:13) - 9. Chloe And The Pirates [MR] (9:28) - 10. Penny Hitch [KJ] (6:38) - 11. Down The Road [KJ] (5:49) - 12. The German Lesson [MR] (1:53) - 13. The French Lesson [KJ] (1:01)


SOFT MACHINE - British Tour '75, 2005 (MLP) [CD]
Mike Ratledge (o/syn/elp) - Karl Jenkins (elp/ss/p) - John Etheridge (g) - Roy Babbington (b) - John Marshall (d)
Rec: 11 Oct 1975 - Loc: Nottingham University - Eng: Geoff Woodward
Tracks: 1. Bundles [KJ] (3:17) - 2. Land Of The Bag Snake [A.Holdsworth] (4:01) - 3. Out Of Season [KJ] (6:13) - 4. The Man Who Waved At Trains [MR] (6:15) - 5. JVH [MR] (4:12) - 6. The Floating World [KJ] (1:12) - 7. Ban Ban Caliban [KJ] (9:53] - 8. Sideburn [JM] (10:21) - 9. Hazard Profile (Part 1) [KJ] (6:12) - 10. (Part 2) [KJ] (1:41) - 11. (Part 3) [KJ] (0:24) - 12. (Part 4) [KJ] (1:30) - 13. (Part 5) [KJ] (3:58) - 15. Sign Of Five [Soft Machine] (14:45)


SOFT MACHINE - Floating World Live, 2006 (MoonJune) [CD]
Mike Ratledge (o/syn/elp) - Karl Jenkins (elp/ss/elp/p) - Allan Holdsworth (g/vln) - Roy Babbington (b) - John Marshall (d)
Rec: 29 Jan 1975 - Loc: Post-Aula, Bremen (Germany) - Eng: Dietram Köster - Pr: Peter Schulze
Tracks: 1. The Floating World [KJ] (4:52) - 2. Bundles [KJ] (4:53) - 3. Land Of The Bag Snake [AH] (5:07) - 4. Ealing Comedy [RB] (6:08) - 5. The Man Who Waved At Trains [MR] (4:56) - 6. Peff [MR] (6:29) - 7. North Point [MR/JM] (4:05) - 8. Hazard Profile (Part 1) [KJ] (4:49) - 9. J.S.M. [JM] (10:13) - 10. Riff III [Soft Machine] (8:42) - 11. Song Of Aeolus [KJ] (4:16) - 12. Endgame [Soft Machine] (6:39) - 13. Penny Hitch (coda) [KJ] (2:40)


SOFT MACHINE - Grides, 2006 (Cuneiform) [CD/DVD]
Elton Dean (as/saxello/elp) - Mike Ratledge (elp/o) - Hugh Hopper (b) - Robert Wyatt (d/voc)
Rec: 25 Oct 1970 [CD] & 23 Mar 1971 [DVD] - Loc: Concertgebouw, Amsterdam (Netherlands) [CD] & Gondel Filmkunsttheater, Bremen (Germany) [DVD] - Eng: Otto G. Hühn [DVD]
Tracks: [CD] 1. Facelift [HH] (6:59) - 2. Virtually [HH] (15:34) - 3. Out-Bloody-Rageous [MR] (8:12) - 4. Neo-Caliban Grides [ED] (10:12) - 5. Teeth [MR] (8:03) - 6. Slightly All The Time [MR] (10:34) - 7. Eamonn Andrews [MR] (1:36) - 8. Esther's Nosejob [MR] (11:22) - 9. Slightly All The Time / Noisette [MR/HH] (6:43) // [DVD] 1. Neo-Caliban Grides [ED] (5:16) - 2. Out-Bloody-Rageous [MR] (6:57) - 3. Robert Wyatt's vocal improvisation [RW] (2:22) - 4. Eamonn Andrews [MR] (1:36) - 5. All White [MR] (4:25)


SOFT MACHINE - Middle Earth Masters, 2006 (Cuneiform) [CD]
Kevin Ayers (voc/b/g) - Mike Ratledge (o/p) - Robert Wyatt (d/voc)
Rec: 16 Sep 1967 [1-8], May 1968 [9-10], Oct 1967 [11] - Loc: Middle Earth, Covent Garden, London [1-8], Roundhouse, London [9-10], TV Studios, Paris (France) [11] - Eng: Bob Woolford [1-10]
Tracks: 1. Clarence In Wonderland [KA] (4:33) - 2. Soon Soon Soon [KA] (3:02) - 3. Bossa Nova Express [KA] (2:39) - 4. Hope For Happiness [B.Hopper arr KA/MR/RW] (13:19) - 5. Disorganization [MR] (6:03) - 6. We Did It Again [KA] (5:48) - 7. Why Are We Sleeping ? [KA/MR/RW] (6:18) - 8. I Should've Known [H.Hopper] (9:47) - 9. That's How Much I Need You Now [RW] (2:20) - 10. I Should've Known [H.Hopper] (6:44) - 11. A Certain Kind [H.Hopper] (3:46)


SOFT MACHINE - Drop, 2008 (MoonJune) [CD]
Elton Dean (as/saxello/elp) - Mike Ratledge (o/elp) - Hugh Hopper (b) - Phil Howard (d)
Rec: 7 Nov 1971 - Loc: Berliner Jazztage, Philharmoniehalle, Berlin (Germany) - Eng: Eberhard Sengspiel
Tracks: 1. Neo-Caliban Grides [ED] (6:23) - 2. All White [MR] (6:14) - 3. Slightly All The Time [MR] (13:16) - 4. Drop [MR] (7:40) - 5. M.C. [HH] (3:25) - 6. Out-Bloody-Rageous [MR] (11:30) - 7. As If [MR] (6:10) - 8. Dark Swing [PH] (1:55) - 9. IntroPigling [SM] (0:53) - 10. Pigling Bland [MR] (4:44)


SOFT MACHINE - Live at Henie Onstad Art Centre 1971, 2009 (Reel Recordings) [2CD+CD-Rom]
Elton Dean (as/saxello/elp) - Mike Ratledge (o/elp) - Hugh Hopper (b) - Robert Wyatt (d/voc)
Rec: 28 Feb 1971 - Loc: Henie Onstad Art Centre, Hovikodden (Norway)
Tracks: [CD1] Facelift [HH] / Virtually [HH] / Slightly All The Time [MR] / Fletcher's Blemish [ED] (39:20) // [CD2] Neo-Caliban Grides [ED] / Out-Bloody-Rageous [MR] / Eamonn Andrews [MR] / All White [MR] / Kings And Queens [HH] / Teeth [MR] / Pigling Bland [MR] / (encore) Noisette [HH] (55:19) [the package also includes a CD-Rom, "The Soft Machine - An Electronic Acoustic Experience Examined"]


SOFT MACHINE - NDR Jazz Workshop - Hamburg, Germany 1973, 2010 (Cuneiform) [CD/DVD]
Mike Ratledge (o/elp) - Karl Jenkins (ob/ss/bs/elp/p) - Roy Babbington (b) - John Marshall (d)
with: Gary Boyle (g [7-16]) - Art Themen (ss/ts [7-16]) - Hugh Hopper (b/loops [DVD-17])
Rec: 17 May 1973 - Loc: Congresszentrum, Hamburg (Germany) - Eng: Werner Münchmeyer & Richard Vogelsang - Pr: Michael Naura

Tracks: 1. Fanfare [KJ] (0:47) - 2. All White [MR] (3:37) - 3. Link 1 / Link 2 [SM] (5:04) - 4. 37 1/2 [MR] (6:31) - 5. Link 3 [SM] (0:46) - 6. Riff [KJ] (3:50) - 7. Down the Road [KJ] (10:41) - 8. Link 3a [SM]
(1:00) - 9. Stanley Stamp's Gibbon Album [MR] (4:46) - 10. Chloe and the Pirates [MR] (8:33) - 11. Gesolreut [MR] (11:48) - 12. E.P.V. [KJ] (3:33) - 13. Link 4 [SM] (3:37) - 14. Stumble [KJ] (6:55) - 15. One Across [JM] (6:09) - 16. Riff II [KJ] (1:08) [The accompanying DVD includes the same set minus "Down The Road", with the addition of "The Soft Weed Factor" [KJ] + two audio-only bonus tracks, "1983" [H.Hopper] and "Encore Improvisation / Stumble Reprise" [SM]]


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SOFT MACHINE - Tales Of Taliesin: The Emi Years Anthology 1975-1981, 2011 (Esoteric) [2CD]
[Compilation of previously released material from "Bundles", "Softs", "Alive And Well" and "Land Of Cockayne"]
Rec: 1974-77 - Loc: various - Pr: Soft Machine
Tracks: [CD1] 1. Hazard Profile Part One - 2. Gone Sailing - 3. Bundles - 4. Land Of The Bag Snake - 5. The Floating World - 6. The Tale Of Taliesin - 7. Out Of Season - 8. Second Bundle - 9. Nexus - 10. One Over The Eight - 11. Number Three - 12. The Nodder // [CD2] 1. White Kite - 2. Eos - 3. Odds Bullets And Blades Part One - 4. Odds Bullets And Blades Part Two - 5. Puffin' - 6. Huffin' - 7. K's Riff - 8. Song Of Aeolus - 9. Soft Space - 10. Over N' Above - 11. (Black) Velvet Mountain - 12. Sly Monkey - 13. Panaramania


SOFTWORKS - Abracadabra, 2003 (Universal Japan/MoonJune) [CD]
Elton Dean (as/saxello/elp [5/6]) - Allan Holdsworth (g/synthaxe) - Hugh Hopper (b) - John Marshall (d)
Rec: 5-7 Jun 2002 - Loc: Eastcote Studios, London - Eng: Philip Bagenal - Pr: SoftWorks
Tracks: 1. Seven Formerly [ED/JM] (10:22) - 2. First Trane [HH] (11:33) - 3. Elsewhere [HH] (8:01) - 4. K Licks [P.Miller] (6:48) - 5. Baker's Treat [ED] (5:40) - 6. Willie's Knee [ED] (5:17) - 7. Abracadabra [HH/JM] (7:34) - 8. Madame Vintage [AH/JM] (4:56)


SOFT MACHINE LEGACY - Live In Zaandam, 2005 (MoonJune/Muséa) [CD]
Elton Dean (as/saxello/elp) - John Etheridge (g) - Hugh Hopper (b) - John Marshall (d)
Rec: 10 May 2005 - Loc: De Kade, Zaandam (Netherlands) - Eng: Henk Weltevreden & Bert König
Tracks: 1. Ash [JE] (11:39) - 2. 1212 [HH] (12:01) - 3. Baker's Treat [ED] (6:52) - 4. Kings And Queens [HH] (9:11) - 5. Two Down [JM/JE] (2:44) - 6. Big Creese [JE] (8:32)


SOFT MACHINE LEGACY - Soft Machine Legacy, 2006 (MoonJune/Strange Days) [CD]
Elton Dean (as/saxello/elp/pc) - John Etheridge (g) - Hugh Hopper (b) - John Marshall (d)
Rec: 4-5 Sep 2005 - Loc: Eastcote Studios, London - Eng: Philip Bagenal - Pr: SoftWorks
Tracks: 1. Kite Runner [Big Creese] [JE] (6:57) - 2. Ratlift [incl. As If / Facelift / Slightly All The Time] [M.Ratledge/HH arr. SML] (7:55) - 3. 1212 [HH] (10:20) - 4. F&I [ED/JE] (2:08) - 5. Fresh Brew [SML] (6:24) - 6. New Day [ED] (3:47) - 7. Fur Edge [ED/JM] (2:49) - 8. Theta Meter [ED/HH] (3:44) - 9. Grape Hound [JE] (6:56) - 10. Strange Comfort [JE] (6:26)


SOFT MACHINE LEGACY - Live At The New Morning, 2006 (InAkustic) [2CD]
Elton Dean (as/saxello/elp) - John Etheridge (g) - Hugh Hopper (b) - John Marshall (d)
Rec: 12 Dec 2005 - Loc: New Morning, Paris (France) - Pr: Daniel Farhi
Tracks: [CD1] 1. Ash - 2. Seven For Lee - 3. 1212 - 4. Baker's Treat // [CD2] 1. Has Riff - 2. Kings & Queens - 3.
Sideburn - 4. Two Down - 5. Kite Runner - 6. Strange Comforts


SOFT MACHINE LEGACY - Steam, 2007 (MoonJune) [CD]
John Etheridge (g) - Hugh Hopper (b/loops) - John Marshall (d) - Theo Travis (ts/ss/fl/loops)
Rec: 28-30 Dec 2006 - Loc: Temple Studios, Surrey - Eng: Jon Hiseman - Pr: SML
Tracks: 1. Footloose [HH] (8:46) - 2. The Steamer [TT] (4:38) - 3. The Big Man [SML] (5:08) - 4. Chloe And The Pirates [M.Ratledge] (7:27) - 5. In The Back Room [JE] (7:10) - 6. The Last Day [TT] (5:20) - 7. Firefly [HH/JM] (6:41) - 8. So English [SML] (8:29) - 9. Dave Acto [SML] (6:25) - 10. Anything To Anywhere [TT] (5:20)


SOFT MACHINE LEGACY - Live Adventures, 2010 (MoonJune) [CD]
John Etheridge (g) - Roy Babbington (b) - John Marshall (d) - Theo Travis (ts/fl)
Rec: 22 [3/5/8/9] & 23 Oct 2009 [1/2/4/6/7] - Loc: Posthof, Linz (Austria) [3/5/8/9] & The Village, Habach (Germany) [1/2/4/6/7] - Eng: Peter Hartl [3/5/8/9] & Fabian Gierscher [1/2/4/6/7] - Pr: SML
Tracks: 1. Has Riff [M.Ratledge/JE/TT/RB/JM] (8:31) - 2. Grapehound
[JE] (8:38) - 3. The Nodder [K.Jenkins] (7:04) - 4. In The Back Room [JE] (9:41) - 5. Song Of Aeolus [K.Jenkins] (6:58) - 6. Relegation Of Pluto / Transit [TT/JM] (3:02) - 7. Gesolreut [M.Ratledge] (5:52) - 8. Facelift [H.Hopper] (3:28) - 9. Last Day [TT] (5:01)


SOFT MOUNTAIN - Soft Mountain, 2007 (Hux) [CD]
Elton Dean (as/saxello) - Hoppy Kamiyama (kb) - Hugh Hopper (b) - Tatsuya Yoshida (d)
Rec: 10 Aug 2003 - Loc: Gok Studio, Tokyo (Japan)
Tracks: 1. Soft Mountain Suite Pt. 1 (30:40) - 2. Soft Mountain Suite Pt. 2 (27:55)


Chris SPEDDING - Backwood Progression, 1970 (Harvest) [CD: Repertoire]
Chris Spedding (g/voc) - Paul Abrahams (o) - Royston Mitchell (p/hm/bv) - Roy Babbington (b) - Laurie Allan (d) - Frank Ricotti (congas [3])
Rec: Jul 1970 - Loc: Abbey Road Studios, London - Pr: Andrew King & Chris Spedding
Tracks: 1. For What We Are About To Hear [CS] (2:29) - 2. Backwood Progression [CS] (3:44) - 3. Words Don't Come [CS] (1:45) - 4. The Hill [CS] (3:27) - 5. You Can See (5:18) - 6. Session Man (1:27) - 7. Please Mrs.Henry [B.Dylan] (2:18) - 8. The Soldiers And The Goodtime Girls (3:57) - 9. Ought To Be A Law (2:27) - 10. She's My Friend [CS] (3:08) - 11. Should The Occasion Arise (2:14) - 12. Never Carry Any More Than You Can Eat [CS] (2:23) - 13. Backwood Theme [CS] (2:04) // 14. Rock & Roll* (2:53) - 15. Goodbye We Loved You* (7:09)
[Note: * are bonus tracks exclusive to the CD reissue]


Chris SPEDDING - Songs Without Words, 1971 (Toshiba-Jap)
Chris Spedding (g) - Paul Rutherford (tb) - John Mitchell (p) - Roger 'Butch' Potter (b) - John Marshall (d)
Rec: late 1969 - Loc: unk - Pr: Peter Eden & Chris Spedding
Tracks: 1. Station Song - 2. Plain Song - 3. Song Of The Deep - 4. The Forest Of Fables - 5. New Song Of Experience - 6. I Thought I Heard Robert Johnson Say


Chris SPEDDING - The Only Lick I Know, 1972 (Harvest) [CD: Repertoire]
Chris Spedding (voc/g/kb/b) - Linda Lewis (bv) - Laurie Allan (d/pc)
with: Alan Hawkshaw (p [3/9]) - Phil Dennys (kb [7]) - Toni Campo (b [9]) - Harold Fisher (d [3/9]) - Paul Francis (d [4])
Rec: 1970-71 - Loc: Abbey Road Studios, London - Pr: Andrew King & Chris Spedding
Tracks: 1. White Lady [CS] - 2. A Hard Woman Is Good To Find - 3. London Town [CS] - 4. Don't Leave Me [CS] - 5. Honky Tonk Blues - 6. Saw You Yesterday [CS] - 7. The Dark End Of The Street [Penn/Moman] - 8. The Only Lick I Know [CS] - 9. Listen While I Sing My Song [CS/B.Potter]


SPIROGYRA - St.Radigunds, 1971 (B&C) [CD: Repertoire'90]
Barbara Gaskin (voc) - Martin Cockerham (g/voc) - Steve Borrill (b) - Julian Cusack (vln/kb)
with: Dave Mattacks (d) - Tony Cox (syn) - Robert Kirby (arr)
Rec: May-Jun 1971 - Loc: Morgan Studios, Willesden & Sound Techniques, Chelsea - Pr: Jerry Boys
Tracks: 1. The Future Won´t Be Long [MC] (4:27) -
2. Island [MC] (3:39) - 3. Magical Mary [MC] (6:20) - 4. Captain's Log [MC] (2:00) - 5. At Home In The World [MC] (2:40) - 6. Cogwheels Crutches And Cyanide [MC] (6:00) - 7. Time Will Tell [MC] (5:32) - 8. We Were A Happy Crew [MC] (5:29) - 9. Love Is A Funny Thing [MC] (2:00) - 10. The Duke Of Beaufoot [MC] (7:08)


SPIROGYRA - Old Boot Wine, 1972 (B&C) [CD: Repertoire'92]
Barbara Gaskin (voc) - Martin Cockerham (g/voc) - Steve Borrill (b) - Mark Francis (voc/g/kb)
with: Rick Biddulph (mnd) - Dave Mattacks (d) - Julian Cusack (vln/kb) - Alan Laig (cel)
Rec: Feb-Mar 1972 - Loc: Morgan Studios, Willesden - Eng: Robin Black - Pr: Max Hole
Tracks: 1. Dangerous Dave [MC] (4:16) - 2. Van Halen's Belt [MC] (2:35) - 3. Runaway [SB] (4:55) - 4. Grandad [MC] (3:23) - 5. Wings of Thunder [MC] (3:08) - 6. World's Eyes [MC] (7:31) - 7. Don't Let It Get You [MC] (4:28) - 8. Disraeli's Problem [SB] (4:15) - 9. A Canterbury Tale [MC] (4:03)


SPIROGYRA - Bells, Boots & Shambles, 1973 (B&C) [CD: Repertoire'91]
Barbara Gaskin (voc) - Martin Cockerham (g/voc)
with: Julian Cusack (p/vln) - Steve Borrill (b) - Dave Mattacks (d) - Steve Ashley (whistle) - John Boyce (cel) - Henry Lowther (tpt) - Stan Sulzmann (fl)
Rec: 1973 - Loc: Morgan Studios, London - Eng; Robin Black - Pr: Max Hole
Tracks: 1. The Furthest Point [MC] (8:16) - 2. Old Boot Wine [MC] (4:18) - 3. Parallel Lines Never Separate [MC] (5:05) - 4. Spiggly [MC] (1:12) - 5. An Everyday Consumption Song [MC] (4:29) - 6. The Sergant Says [MC] (3:43) - 7. In the Western World (Part 1: In the Western World; Part 2: Jungle Lorec Coming Back; Part 3: Western World Reprise) [MC] (12:59)


SPIROGYRA - Burn The Bridges - The Demo Tapes, 2000 (Repertoire) [CD]
Barbara Gaskin (voc/p 1tr) - Martin Cockerham (g/voc) - Steve Borrill (b) - Julian Cusack (vln/p)
Rec: 21-22 May 1970 & 22-24 Jan 1971 - Loc: Kent University, Canterbury - Pr: Pete Ball & Max Hole
Tracks: 1. Turn Again Lane - 2. Bring Me Back - 3. She's The One - 4. Nothing To Hide - 5. Where There's A Will There's A Way - 6. I Gotta Woman - 7. Counting The Cars - 8. We're Going Over - 9. Mackerels And Fishes - 10. Defender Of The Faith - 11. Hey Lady - 12. Sing It Simple - 13. The Forest Of Dean - 14. A Northern Lament - 15. Jerusalem - 16. I Hear You're Going Somewhere (Joe Really) [single 1973] - 17. Burn The Bridges


SPONTANEOUS MUSIC ENSEMBLE - Live Big Band and Quartet, 1979 (Vinyl) [CD: Konnex]
John Stevens (d) - Trevor Watts (s) - Ron Herman (cb) - Julie Tippetts (g/voc) - John Marshall (d) - Laurie Allan (d) - Keith Bailey (d) - Peter Lemer (elp) - Karl Jenkins (s) - Ian Carr (tpt) - Brian Smith (s) - Kenny Wheeler (tpt) - Chris Pyne (tb) - Ray Warleigh (s) - Maggie Nicols (voc) - Pepi Lemer (voc) - Carolann Nicols (voc) - Roland Czyzyk (pic) - Norma Winstone (voc) - Mike Pyne (p) - Ron Mathewson (cb)
Rec: 7 May 1971 - Loc: Notre-Dame Hall, London - Pr: unk
Tracks: 1. Let's Sing for Him - 2. One, Two, Albert Ayler - 3. Birds of a Feather - 4. Nothing


Chris SQUIRE - Fish Out Of Water, 1975 (Atlantic) [CD: Atlantic/Stone Ghost'07]
Chris Squire (b/voc/g [3])
with: Bill Bruford (d/pc) - Andrew Jackman (p [1-3/5]/elp [4]) - Mel Collins (ss [4]) - Jimmy Hastings (fl [2/3/5]) - Patrick Moraz (o [3]/syn-b [3]) - Barry Rose (pipe organ [1/2]) - Nikki Squire (bv [1])
orchestra: Andrew Jackman (arr/cond) / section leaders: Julian Gaillard (strings) - John Wilbraham (brass) - Jim Buck (horns) - Adrian Brett (woodwind)
Rec: Spr-Sum 1975 - Loc: Chris Squire's Studio, Virginia Water, Surrey & Morgan Studios, London - Eng: Greg Jackman ass. by Nigel Luby - Pr: Chris Squire

Tracks: 1. Hold Out Your Hand [CS] (4:13) - 2. You By My Side [CS] (5:00) - 3. Silently Falling [CS] (11:27) - 4. Lucky Seven [CS] (6:54) - 5. Safe (Canon Song) [CS] (15:13) // 6. Lucky Seven (single edit)*
(3:27)
[* denotes bonus track exclusive to the 2007 reissue, which also includes a bonus DVD with promo videos for "Hold Out Your Hand" and "You By My Side", plus interview with & audio commentary by Chris Squire]


Jan STEELE / John CAGE - Voices And Instruments, 1976 (Obscure)
Jan Steele [2/3] (fl/p) - Robert Wyatt [5/6] (voc) - Carla Bley [7] (voc) - Janet Sherbourne [1/3] (voc/p) - Stuart Jones [1] (g) - Fred Frith [1] (g) - Kevin Edwards [1] (vib) - Steve Beresford [1/2] (b) - Phil Buckle [1] (pc) - Utako Ikeda [2] (fl) - Dominic Muldowney [2] (vla) - Martin Mayes [2] (p) - Arthur Rutherford [2] (pc) - Richard Bernas [4/6-8] (p/pc)
Rec: Spr 1976 - Loc: Basing St. Studios, London - Pr: Brian Eno
Tracks: 1. All Day [JS/J.Joyce] - 2. Distant Saxophones [JS] - 3. Rhapsody Spaniel [JS] - 4. Experiences n°1 [JC] - 5. Experiences n°2 [JC/E.E.Cummings] - 6. The Wonderful Widow of 18 Springs [JC/J.Joyce] - 7. Forever and Sunsmell [JC/E.E.Cummings] - 8. In a Landscape [JC]


STEPS - Steps, 1977 (Pathé-Marconi)
Steve Franklin (kb) - Steve Mulligan (bs/as/sns) - Roy Dodds (d/pc) - John Woollard (b [3/6/7])
guest: Hansford Rowe (b [1/2/4/5/8])
Rec: unk - Loc: Matrix & Island Studios, London - Pr: Nick Bradford
Tracks: 1. Same But Different [SF] - 2. Slow Lane [SF] - 3. Wolves [SF] - 4. Tankyar [SM] - 5. Conundrum [SF] - 6. Swimming Pool [SF/RD] - 7. Serpents, Coiled and Plumed [SM] - 8. Sortawater [SF]


John STEVENS - Touching On, 1977 (Vinyl) [CD: Konnex'90]
John Stevens (d) - Allan Holdsworth (g) - Ron Mathewson (cb) - Jeff Young (kb)
Rec: 19 May 1977 - Loc: Riverside Studios, London - Pr: unk
Tracks: 1. Touching On [AH/JY/RM/JS] (21:24) - 2. Home [JS] (14:13) - 3. Finally [AH/JY/RM/JS] (1:33)


John STEVENS, Allan HOLDSWORTH, Gordon BECK, Jeff CLYNE - Conversation Piece, 1980 (View) [CD: Konnex'91]
Gordon Beck (p) - Allan Holdsworth (g) - Jeff Clyne (cb) - John Stevens (d)
Rec: 15 Nov 1977 - Loc: BBC Maida Vale Studios, London - Pr: unk
Tracks: 1. Part 1 (22:34) - 2. Part 2 (17:14)


John STEVENS - Re-Touch, 1983 (View) [CD: Konnex'93]
John Stevens (d) - Allan Holdsworth (g) - Barry Guy (cb [1]) - Ron Mathewson (cb [2]) - Jeff Young (p)
Rec: 18 [1] & 19 [2] May 1977 - Loc: Riverside Studios, London - Pr: unk
Tracks: 1. No Fear [JS] (36:52) - 2. Re-Touch [JS/AH/RM/JY] (3:57)


John STEVENS - A Luta Continua, 1994 (Konnex) [CD]
John Stevens (d) - John Martyn (voc/g [1-4]) - Pepi Lemer (voc [1-4]) - Paul Rogers (cb [1-5/7-9]) - Elton Dean (saxello [1-4]) - Lol Coxhill (ss [1-4]) - Robert Calvert (ts [1-4]) - Paul Rutherford (euphonium [1-5/7-9]) - Trevor Watts (as [5/7-9]) - Alan Tomlinson (tb [5/7-9]) - Jon Corbett (tb [1-5/7-9]) - Mark Hewins (g [1-4]) - Nigel Moyse (g [1-4/6]) - Tim Stone (g [1-4]) - Martin Holder (g [5/7-9]) - Dave Cole (g [5-9]) - Jeff Young (kb [6]) - Ron Herman (cb [1-4/6]) - Nick Stephens (b [1-9]) - Andre Holmes (b [1-4]) - Frances Graham-Dixon (pc [1-4]) - Ritchie Stevens (pc [5/7-9])
Rec: 4 May 1977 [6], 24 Oct 1979 [1-4] & 15 Dec 1981 [5/7-9] - Loc: London studios - Pr: unk
Tracks: 1. Daffodils [JS] (14:11) - 2. Some People [JS] (2:39) - 3. Home [JS] (6:37) - 4. The Birds [JS] (5:02) - 5. Sandwich [JS] (9:06) - 6. Humble, Seamen, Hayes [JS] (3:27) - 7. Hue And Cry [JS] (1:59) - 8. Different Strokes [JS] (14:44) - 9. A Luta Continua [JS] (2:12)


John STEVENS ENSEMBLE - Blue, 1997 (Culture Press) [CD]
John Stevens (d) - Byron Wallen (tpt/flghn) - Paul Rutherford (tb/euphonium) - Iain Ballamy (as/ss) - Evan Parker (ss/ts) - Ed Jones (ss/ts) - Mike Pyne (p) - Phil Lee (g) - Jeff Clyne (cb) - Ron Mathewson (cb)
Rec: 19 May 1993 - Loc: London, Lilian Baylis Theatre - Pr: John Stevens
Tracks: 1. Blue (76:00)


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John STEVENS ENSEMBLE - Works - Big Band & Quintet, 1993 (Konnex) [CD]
[1] : Kenny Wheeler (tpt) - Ian Carr (tpt) - Chris Pyne (tb) - Roland Czyzyk (pic) - Trevor Wats (as/ss) - Ray Warleigh (as) - Brian Smith (ts) - Karl Jenkins (bs) - Julie Tippetts (voc) - Pepi Lemer (voc) - Maggie Nicols (voc) - Norma Winstone (voc) - Peter Lemer (elp) - Mike Pyne (p) - Ron Herman (cb) - Ron Mathewson (cb) - John Stevens (d) - Keith Bailey (d) - Laurie Allan (d) - John Marshall (d)
[2-4] : Kenny Wheeler (tpt) - Ray Warleigh (as) - Trevor Wats (as/ss) - John Stevens (d) - Jeff Clyne (cb)
Rec: 7 May 1971 [1], Nov 1975 [2-4] - Loc: Notre-Dame Hall [1], Riverside Studios [2], London - Pr: John Stevens & Manfred Schiek
Tracks: 1. Let's Sing For Him (A March for Albert Ayler) [JS] (21:23) - 2. Bass Is [JS] (10:21) - 3. Coleman [JS] (15:35) - 4. The Bird [JS] (22:17)


Dave STEWART & Barbara GASKIN - Up From The Dark, 1985 (Rykodisc) [CD]
Dave Stewart (kb/pgm) - Barbara Gaskin (voc)
guests: Jakko Jakszyk (g/bv) - Pip Pyle (d [2]/pc [2/9]) - Rick Biddulph (b) - Amanda Parsons (bv) - Bill Bruford (pc) - Phil Miller (g [7]) - Georgie Born (cel [4/14])
Rec: 1981 [3], 1982 [4/7/9/11/12/14] / 1983-84 - Loc: London - Pr: Dave Stewart
Tracks: 1. I'm In A Different World [Holland/Dozier/Holland] - 2. Leipzig [T.Dolby] - 3. It's My Party - 4. Lenina Crowe - 5. (Do I Figure) In Your Life [P.Dello] - 6. Busy Doing Nothing - 7. (I Know) I'm Losing You - 8. Roads Girdle the Globe [A.Partridge] - 9. When the Guards Are Asleep [DS/J.Jakszyk] - 10. The World Spins So Slow - 11. Siamese Cat Song - 12. Do We See the Light of Day [DS] - 13. Henry and James [DS] - 14. As Far As Dreams Can Go


Dave STEWART & Barbara GASKIN - Broken Records / The Singles, 1986 (Midi/Line/Broken) [CD]
Dave Stewart (kb/pgm [1/2/4-12]/el-d [3]/pc [1]/bv [6]) - Barbara Gaskin (voc/pc [5/6])
guests: Jakko Jakszyk (g [1/6/7/9/10/13]/bv [4/6/7]) - Rick Biddulph (b [2/15]/12str [2/15]) - Pip Pyle (d [2/15]/pc [2/15]) - Amanda Parsons (bv [3-/5/15]) - Ed Poole (b [1/13]) - Ruth Holton (vla [6]) - Chris Porter (bv [6]) - Robert Plant (as Lance Probate) (voice [4]) - Durrants School children (bv [6])
Rec: 1981-84 [16: 1979] - Loc: Matrix, Trident, Spaceward & Good Earth Studios, UK - Eng: Ted Hayton [1/2/6/7/9/11/12], Nick Bradford [3/4/5/8/10], Chris Porter [2/6], Joe Ball [2/6], Allan Barson [2], Colin Green [6] - Pr: Dave Stewart
Tracks: 1. I'm in a Different World [Holland/Dozier/Holland] (3:56) - 2. Leipzig [T.Dolby] (4:11) - 3. It's My Party [Reiner/Gold/Gluck] (3:50) - 4. Johnny Rocco [L.VanDyke] (3:15) - 5. Siamese Cat Song [P.Lee/S.Burke] (3:55) - 6. Busy Doing Nothing [VanHeusen/Burke] (4:24) - 7. Rich for a Day [DS] (4:24) - 8. Waiting in the Wings [DS] (3:50) - 9. The Emperor's New Guitar [DS] (4:17) - 10. The Hamburger Song [DS] (3:14) - 11. Henry and James [DS] (3:36) - 12. The World Spins So Slow [DS] (4:13) // 13. I'm in a Different World (12"Mix) (6:10) - 14. A World Of Difference (4:14) - 15. Leipzig (12" Mix) (8:20) - 16. This Is Human Speech (4:28) [tracks 13-16 are exclusive to the 2010 special edition, which also includes a slightly longer edit of 7 (5:38)]


Dave STEWART & Barbara GASKIN - As Far As Dreams Can Go, 1987 (Midi/Line/Broken) [CD]
Dave Stewart (kb/pgm/el-d [8]) - Barbara Gaskin (voc/kb [1/6])
guests: Jimmy Hastings (s [1/10]) - Jakko Jakszyk (g [2-4/6]/bv [1/8/10/12]) - Georgie Born (cel [2/9]) - Amanda Parsons (bv [2/3/9]) - Bill Bruford (pc [3]) - Phil Miller (g [3]) - Rick Biddulph (b [6]) - Andy Duncan (pc [8]) - Pip Pyle (cymbals [6]) - Bryson Graham (d [3])
Rec: 1982 [2-6/8-9] & 1986 [1/7] - Loc: Matrix, Trident, Good Earth, Spaceward & Vacant Studios, UK - Eng: Ted Hayton [1/5], Nick Bradford [2/3/6/8/9], Peter Ball [4], DS & BG [7] - Pr: Dave Stewart
Tracks: 1. The Locomotion [G.Goffin/C.King] (4:42) - 2. Lenina Crowe [DS] (4:53) - 3. (I Know) I'm Losing You [Whitfield/Holland/Grant] (4:02) - 4. Roads Girdle the Globe [A.Partridge] (5:09) - 5. (Do I Figure) In Your Life [Dello] (4:06) - 6. When the Guards Are Asleep [DS/J.Jakszyk] (4:42) - 7. Make Me Promises [DS] (5:08) - 8. Do We See the Light of Day [DS] (7:06) - 9. As Far As Dreams Can Go [DS] (4:14) // 10. The Locomotion (12" Mix) (10:18) - 11. There Is No Reward (2010 Remake with BG on vocals) (3:55) - 12. What Becomes of the Broken-Hearted (2010 Remake with BG on vocals) (3:56) [tracks 10-12 are exclusive to the 2010 special edition]


Dave STEWART & Barbara GASKIN - The Big Idea, 1990 (Midi/Line/Rykodisc/Broken'11) [CD]
Dave Stewart (kb/pgm/pip-o [10]) - Barbara Gaskin (voc)
guests: Rick Biddulph (g [1/11]) - Kristoffer Blegvad (bv [1]) - Jakko Jakszyk (g [5/6/7/9/10]/bv [1]) - Lyndon Connah (bv [1]) - Bill Bruford (pc [5]), Gavin Harrison (d [7/9/10]/cymbals [3/8]) - Robin Boult (g [5]) - Andy Duncan (pc [9])
Rec: Apr 1985 [9], Feb 1986 [6], Jun 1986 [5], Jan-Jul 1988 [3/7/8/10], 1989 [1/2], Oct 1989 [4] - Loc: Spaceward Studios, except 1/2/4 : Mr Russell Studio - Eng: Owen Morris [3/5-8/10], DS [1/2/4], Ted Hayton [9] - Pr: Dave Stewart
Tracks: 1. Levi Stubbs' Tears [B.Bragg] (5:47) - 2. My Scene (5:47) - 3. Grey Skies (6:38) - 4. Subterranean Homesick Blues [B.Dylan] (3:50) - 5. Heatwave [R.Buchanan/R.Bell] (8:06) - 6. The Crying Game [G.Stephens] (3:51) - 7. Deep Underground (7:13) - 8. Shadowland (5:31) - 9. Mr. Theremin (5:58) - 10. New Jerusalem (9:29) // 11. Like The Ocean [DS] (6:55)


Dave STEWART & Barbara GASKIN - Spin, 1991 (Midi/Rykodisc/Line/Broken'11) [CD]
Dave Stewart (kb/pgm) - Barbara Gaskin (voc)
guests: Andy Reynolds (g [1-3/5/7-9]) - Rick Biddulph (g [8]) - Gavin Harrison (d [3]/pc [2/6]/pgm [9]) - Jimmy Hastings (fl [6/10]/bcl [10]) - Dexter James (shouting [5]) - Victor Lewis-Smith (voices [1]) - Roger Planer (voice [1/5]) - Sam Ball (kid's voice [5])
Rec: Dec 1990-Jun 1991 - Loc: First Protocol, Mrs Russell & A Major Studios, UK - Eng: DS [all], Robin Prior (ac. instr.) [3/6] - Pr: Dave Stewart
Tracks: 1. Walking the Dog [R.Thomas] (6:25) - 2. The Cloths of Heaven [DS] (3:42) - 3. Eight Miles High [Clark/McGuinn/Crosby] (4:43) - 4. Amelia [J.Mitchell] (6:06) - 5. Trash Planet [DS] (5:58) - 6. Golden Rain [DS] (5:42) - 7. Your Lucky Star [DS] (5:48) - 8. Cast Your Fate to the Wind [Guaraldi] / Louie Louie [Berry] (5:08) - 9. The '60s Never Die [DS] (6:38) - 10. Star Blind [DS] (6:38) // 11. I've Been Wrong Before [R.Newman] (rec. 1992, finished 2011) (3:10)


Dave STEWART & Barbara GASKIN - Green And Blue, 2009 (Broken Records) [CD]
Dave Stewart (kb/pgm) - Barbara Gaskin (voc)
guests: Andy Reynolds (g [1/4-6/8-9]/pc [1]/pgm [2]/bv [4]) - Gavin Harrison (d [1/3-9]/ pc [5/8/9]) - Peter Blegvad (narration [9b])
Rec: 1992-2008 - Loc: London & Cornwall, UK - Eng/Pr: Dave Stewart
Tracks: 1. Jupiter Rising [DS] (6:34) - 2. Walnut Tree Walk [DS] (8:07) - 3. Let Me Sleep Tonight [DS] (4:40) - 4. Good Morning Good Morning [J.Lennon] (4:32) - 5. Green & Blue [DS] (10:34) - 6. Any Guru [DS] (8:52) - 7. Bed Of Leaves [DS] (7:39) - 8. Rat Circus [DS] (7:36) - 9. The Sweetwater Sea: (a) Part 1 [DS] - (b) Part 2 [DS/P.Blegvad] (9:01)


Dave STEWART & Barbara GASKIN - Hour Moon, 2009 (Broken Records) [CD]
[A companion CDEP to "Green And Blue", with two tracks originally intended for the album + archive material]
Dave Stewart (kb/pgm) - Barbara Gaskin (voc)
guests: Andy Reynolds (g [1/4]) - Gavin Harrison (d [1]/ pc [2]) - Jakko Jakszyk (g [3])
Rec: 1992-2008 [1/2], 2002 [3], 1991 [4], 1985 [5] - Loc: London & Cornwall, UK - Eng/Pr: Dave Stewart
Tracks: 1. Shakin' All Over [J.Kidd] (6:34) - 2. This Wind Blows Everywhere [DS] (7:02) - 3. Telstar [J.Meek] (3:51) - 4. Your Lucky Star (from "Spin") [DS] (5:16) - 5. Henry & James ('Keyboards' flexidisc mix) [DS] (4:21)


Dave STEWART & Barbara GASKIN - The TLG Collection, 2009 (Broken Records) [CD]
[A collection of rare studio recordings]
Dave Stewart (kb/pgm) - Barbara Gaskin (voc)
guests: Andy Reynolds (g [1]) - Gavin Harrison (d [1]) - Chris Bachelor (tpt [2]) - Annie Whitehead (tb [2]) - Jakko Jakszyk (g [9]/bv [9])
Rec: Nov 1983 [7], Nov 1984 [9], Jan 1986 [4], Jun 1986 [8], Feb 1987 [5-6], 1988 [12], Apr 1990 [1], late 1990 [2], 1991 [11], 1996 [10/13], 1997 [14], 2001 [3] - Loc: London & Cornwall, UK - Eng/Pr: Dave Stewart
Tracks: 1. Transylvanian Blue Suede Hooves (Subterranean Homesick Blues extended mix) [B.Dylan arr. DS] (6:29) - 2. René And Georgette Magritte With Their Dog After The War [P.Simon] (4:27) - 3. Shakin' All Over (2001 rough mix) [J.Kidd] (7:19) - 4. Give Me Just A Little More Time [R.Dunbar/E.Wain] (4:48) - 5. McGroggan (1995 remix) [trad. arr. DS] (3:49) - 6. When The Warcry Comes [DS] (5:45) - 7. Fear Is The Thief [DS] (5:51) - 8. Hold On To The Chain [DS] (6:12) - 9. Roads Girdle The Globe (1991 remix) [A.Partridge] (5:06) - 10. Henry & James (1996 remake) [DS] (4:37) - 11. The Curve Of The Earth [DS] (4:04) - 12. Painter Man [E.Phillips/K.Pickett] (3:52) - 13. Your Majesty Is Like A Cream Donut (quiet) [DS] (1:56) - 14. Ads Infinitum [DS] (2:19)


STRONTIUM 90 - Police Academy, 1997 (Pangaea Records) [CD only]
Mike Howlett (b/voc) - Andy Summers (g) - Sting (voc/b/g/comp) - Stewart Copeland (d)
Rec: Feb 1977 [studio]/May 1977 [live] - Loc: Virtual Earth, London [studio]/Paris Hippodrome [live] - Pr: Mike Howlett
Tracks: 1. Visions Of The Night - 2. New World Blues - 3. 3 O'Clock Shot [live] - 4. Lady Of Delight - 5. Electron Romance - 6. Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic [Sting solo demo, Autumn'76] - 7. Towers Tumbled - 8. Electron Romance [live] - 9. Lady Of Delight [live]


SUNTREADER - Zin-Zin, 1973 (Island)
Morris Pert (d/pc) - Peter Robinson (elp) - Alyn Ross (b)
guest: Robin Thompson (ss [2/3/4])
Rec: Feb 1973 - Loc: Marquee Studios, London -
Eng: Phil Dunn - Pr: Suntreader
Tracks: 1. Zin-Zin [MP] (13:52) - 2. Stardance [MP] (9:57) - 3. Orinoco [MP] (12:50) - 4. From The Region Of Capricorn [MP/PR] (12:17)


SUNTREADER - The Voyage, 2001 (North By Northwest) [CD]
Morris Pert (d/pc/p/comp) - Peter Robinson (kb/comp) - Neville Whitehead (b)
Rec: Aug 1973 - Loc: Marquee Studios, London - Eng: Phil Dunn - Pr: Suntreader
Tracks: 1. Eclipse And After (23:12) - 2. Kuikuru Part I (9:14) - 3. Kuikuru Part II (15:38) - 4. Sirian Blue [bonus track - recent solo recording by Morris Pert] (9:52)


The TRIO, feat. John SURMAN - Conflagration, 1971 (Dawn) [CD: BGO/Sequel]
John Surman (s) - Stu Martin (d) - Barre Phillips (b)
with: Mark Charig (tpt) - Nick Evans (tb) - John Marshall (d) - Alan Skidmore (s) - Harry Beckett (tpt) - Kenny Wheeler (tpt) - Malcolm Griffiths (tb) - Dave Holland (b) - Mike Osborne (s) - Stan Sulzmann (s) - John Taylor (p) - Chick Corea (p)
Rec: Sum 1970 - Loc: London - Pr: unk
Tracks: 1. Conflagration [BP] (7:35) - 2. Malachite [JS] (8:00) - 3. Nuts [SM] (7:00) - 4. 6's and 7's [BP] (7:35) - 5. B [SM] (6:35) - 6. Afore the Morrow [JS] (9:25)


John SURMAN - Morning Glory, 1973 (Dawn) [CD: Future Music]
John Surman (s/bcl) - Malcolm Griffiths (tb) - Terje Rypdal (g) - John Taylor (p/elp) - Chris Laurence (cb) - John Marshall (d)
Rec: 12 Mar 1973 - Loc: Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury - Pr: John Surman & Peter Eden
Tracks: 1. Cloudless Sky / Iron Man (21:28) - 2. Norwegian Steel / Septimus (9:36) - 3. Hinc Illae Lacrimae / For Us All (Hence These Tears)


John SURMAN & John WARREN - The Brass Project, 1993 (ECM) [CD]
John Surman (bs/ss/cl/bcl/p/comp) - Henry Lowther (tpt) - Stephen Waterman (tpt) - Stuart Brooks (tpt) - Malcolm Griffiths (tb) - Chris Pyne (tb) - David Stewart (btb) - Richard Edwards (btb) - Chris Laurence (cb) - John Marshall (d) - John Warren (comp/cond)
Rec: Apr 1992 - Loc: Angel Studios, London - Pr: Manfred Eicher
Tracks: 1. The Returning Exile - 2. Coastline - 3. The New One Two Part 1 - 4. The New One Two Part 2 - 5. Spacial Motive - 6. Wider Vision - 7. Silent Lake - 8. Mellstock Quire / Tantrum Clangley - 9. All For A Shadow


John SURMAN QUARTET - Stranger Than Fiction, 1994 (ECM) [CD]
John Surman (bs/ss/cl/bcl/p/comp) - John Taylor (p) - Chris Laurence (cb) - John Marshall (d)
Rec: Dec 1993 - Loc: Rainbow Studio, Oslo (Norway) - Pr: Manfred Eicher
Tracks: 1. Canticle With Response - 2. A Distant Spring - 3. Tess - 4. Promising Horizons - 5. Across The Bridge - 6. Moonshine Dancer - 7. Running Sands - 8. Triptych


John SURMAN - Way Back When, 2005 (Cuneiform) [CD]
John Surman (bs/ss) - Mike Osborne (as [5/6]) - John Taylor (elp) - Brian Odgers (b) - John Marshall (d)
Rec: 7 Oct 1969 - Loc: Tangerine Studios, London - Eng: Robin Sylvester
Tracks: 1. Way Back When (Part 1) [JS] (7:30) - 2. Way Back When (Part 2) [JS] (5:38) - 3. Way Back When (Part 3) [JS] (4:49) - 4. Way Back When (Part 4) [JS] (3:40) - 5. Owlshead [J.Warren] (13:54) - 6. Out And About [JS] (8:20)


SYSTEM 7 - System 7, 1991 (Virgin Ten) [CD]
Steve Hillage (g/pgm) - Miquette Giraudy (syn/p) - Alex Patterson (syn/pgm) and many others
Rec: unk - Loc: Marcus/Sam Therapy/Do Not Erase - Pr: Steve Hillage/Alex Patterson & many others
Tracks: Sunburst - Freedom Fighters - Harbibi - Altitude - Bon Humeur - Fractal Liaison - Dog - Thunderdog - Listen - Strange Quatations - Miracle - Over And Out


SYSTEM 7 - 777, 1992 (Big Life) [CD]
Steve Hillage (g/pgm/comp) - Miquette Giraudy (syn/pgm/comp)
and many others
Rec: unk - Loc: unk - Pr: Steve Hillage & Miquette Giraudy & many others
Tracks: 7:7 Expansion (Conspiracy Mix) - A Cool Dry Place - Desir (Ghost Mix) - On The Seventh Night - Sinbad - Quest (Moon Mix) - Ship Of The Desert - Faydeaudeau - Expansion (Double Edged Sword Mix)


SYSTEM 7 - Power Of Seven, 1996 (Butterfly/Substance) [CD]
Steve Hillage (g/pgm/comp) - Miquette Giraudy (syn/pgm/comp)
with: Aboud Abdel Al (vln 1tr) - Rony Barrak (pc 1tr) - Sheldon Isaac (pgm 1tr)
Rec: Jul-Aug 1995 - Loc: Rollover Studios, London - Pr: Steve Hillage & Miquette Giraudy
Tracks: Interstate - Civilization [with Carl Craig] - Davy Jones' Locker [with Alex Patterson] - Big Sky City [with Derrick May] - Good Morning - Night Owl [with Lewis Keogh] - The Osmosis Suite (To The Power Of Seven - Hangar 84 - Chicago Indian) - Mektoub [with Youth] - Europa


SYSTEM 7 - System Express, 1996 (Hypnotic) [CD]
Steve Hillage (g/pgm/comp) - Miquette Giraudy (syn/pgm/comp)
Rec: unk - Loc: unk - Pr: Steve Hillage & Miquette Giraudy
Tracks: Alpha Wave (Plastikman Acid House Mix) - Desir (Turbo Mix) - Hangar 84 (Cox's Ww Ultimatum Mix) - Coltrane (Red Moon Mix) - Altitude (EasyLife Mix) - 7:7 Expansion (Elastic Mix) - Big Sky City (High Rise Mix) - Big Sky City (Jacob's Optical Stairway Mix) - Interstate (Doc Scott Mix) - Sirenes (Marshall Jefferson Mix) - Sunburst (Atahualpa Mix)


SYSTEM 7 - Golden Section, 1997 (Hypnotic) [CD]
Steve Hillage (g/pgm/comp) - Miquette Giraudy (syn/pgm/comp)
Rec: unk - Loc: unk - Pr: Steve Hillage & Miquette Giraudy
Tracks: Rite of Spring - Don Corleone - Y2K (Beatnik Mix) - Ring of Fire - Exdreamist - Wave Bender - Sinom X Files - Merkaba! - Y2K (Back to the Future) - Borobudur