Bassist Roy Babbington News…
Live at the Baked PotatoMoonJune Records (MJR102), July 2020
In 2018 the legendary British jazz-rock pioneers, SOFT MACHINE, released their first studio album under the original name in 37 years called ‘Hidden Details’. In support of this widely acclaimed and heralded album, JOHN ETHERIDGE (electric guitar), ROY BABBINGTON (bass guitar), JOHN MARSHALL (drums) and THEO TRAVIS (saxophones, flute, Fender Rhodes piano) toured the world during 2018 and 2019.
A live album from this extensive tour recorded at the legendary Los Angeles club The Baked Potato on 1 February 2019, has been released now on CD and Digital Download. Originally it came out as limited edition 2LP, 180 grams only 200 numbered copies each on transparent, blue and marbled vinyl, earlier this year on the Dutch vinyl-only-label Tone Float.
The live set includes several of Soft Machine classic tunes such as Out-Bloody-Rageous, Hazard Profile, Kings & Queens, The Tale Of Taliesin, The Man Who Waved At Trains, and tunes from the band’s latest studio album ‘Hidden Details’.
Produced by Theo Travis. Co-produced by Soft Machine. Executive producer Leonardo Pavkovic.
JOHN ETHERIDGE – guitar
THEO TRAVIS – sax, flute, Fender Rhodes el. piano
ROY BABBINGTON – bass guitar
JOHN MARSHALL – drums
For more information on Bassist Roy Babbington and the album, visit MoonJune Records