Soft MachineLive At The Paradiso
Some of the frenzied instrumental passages might recall Miles Davis’ Agharta-era band, but remember, this is a trio making all this racket (in 1969, no less); Soft Machine at this point in time were on a journey all their own. This is the first-ever vinyl release of this notorious concert, and it comes on “soft” purple vinyl limited to 1000 copies. Anybody interested in just how far out rock got in the late ‘60s will want to give this repeated listens.
This “Authorized Bootleg” captures them live in March 1969 performing material that was tocCome out on Soft Machine: Volume 2 six months later
Playing through 100-Watt Marshall stacks, the trio of drummer/Vocalist Robert Wyatt, organist Mike Ratledge and Bassist Hugh Hopper launch a pure sonic jazz-rock assault.
This release marks the first-ever vinyl release of this legendary concert. The“Soft” purple vinyl edition is limited to 1000 copies.