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Soft Machine - Turns On (An Early Collection) Label: Floating World ‎– FLOATD6217
Type: 2 x CD, Album, Compilation, Remastered
Country: UK
Date of released: 2014
Category: Rock
Style: Prog Rock, Psychedelic Rock


Tracklist Hide Credits

1-1 I Should've Known
Written-By – Hugh Hopper
1-2 We Know What You Mean
Written-By – Kevin Ayers
1-3 I'm So Low
Written-By – Kevin Ayers
1-4 Clarence In Wonderland
Written-By – Kevin Ayers
1-5 Hope For Happiness
Written-By – Brian Hopper
1-6 I Should've Known (Version 2)
Written-By – Hugh Hopper
1-7 We Know What You Mean (Version 2)
Written-By – Kevin Ayers
1-8 She's Gone
Written-By – Kevin Ayers
1-9 Save Yourself
Written-By – Robert Wyatt
1-10 Lullaby Letter
Written-By – Kevin Ayers
1-11 I Should've Known (Version 3)
Written-By – Hugh Hopper
1-12 A Certain Kind
Written-By – Hugh Hopper
1-13 Clarence In Wonderland (Version 2)
Written-By – Kevin Ayers
1-14 May I? (Instrumental Variant)
Written-By – Kevin Ayers
1-15 We Know What You Mean (Version 3)
Written-By – Kevin Ayers
1-16 Hope For Happiness (Version 2)
Written-By – Brian Hopper
2-1 Moon In June
Written-By – Robert Wyatt
2-2 I Should've Known
Written-By – Hugh Hopper
2-3 A Certain Kind
Written-By – Hugh Hopper
2-4 Save Yourself
Written-By – Robert Wyatt
2-5 Lullaby Letter
Written-By – Kevin Ayers
2-6 Organistics
Written-By – Mike Ratledge
2-7 Lullaby Letter/Priscilla/Lullaby Letter (Reprise)
Written-By – Kevin Ayers, Mike Ratledge
2-8 We Did It Again
Written-By – Kevin Ayers
2-9 Why Are We Sleeping
Written-By – Kevin Ayers
2-10 Joy Of A Toy
Written-By – Kevin Ayers
2-11 Hope For Happiness
Written-By – Brian Hopper
2-12 Clarence In Wonderland
Written-By – Kevin Ayers
2-13 Moon In June (Reprise)
Written-By – Robert Wyatt
2-14 Esther's Nose Job
Written-By – Mike Ratledge

Companies, etc.

  • Mastered At – Serendipity
  • Remastered At – Sound Mastering
  • Recorded At – Concertgebouw, Amsterdam
  • Recorded At – The Speakeasy
  • Recorded At – Coliseum Ballroom

Credits

  • Bass, Guitar, Vocals – Kevin Ayers
  • Design – Becky Stewart
  • Drums, Vocals – Robert Wyatt
  • Guitar, Vocals – Daevid Allen (tracks: 1-1, 1-3, 1-6, 1-8)
  • Mastered By – Chris Thorpe
  • Organ – Mike Ratledge
  • Photography By – Mark Elidge*
  • Piano – Mike Ratledge (tracks: 1-1 to 1-16)
  • Remastered By – Nick*

Notes

Single release reissue of two separate Voiceprint releases from 2001 : Soft Machine Turns On Volume 1 and Soft Machine Turns On Volume 2

Disc 1:
Tracks 1, 3 : recorded April 1967 at DeLane Lea Studios, London UK. [only "Various UK studio" in the liner notes]
Tracks 2, 11: Recorded 22 September 1967, at Vitus Studio, Bussum (Netherlands). [only "European studio" in the liner notes]
Tracks 4, 5, 7, 12 : recorded 5 December 1967 at BBC Radio Studios, London UK. [only "Various UK studio" in the liner notes]
Track 6, 8 : recorded June 1967 at Sound Techniques, Chelsea, UK. [only "Various UK studio" in the liner notes]
Tracks 9, 10, 13 to 16: recorded 10 November 1967 at Middle Earth, London, UK. [also "Speakeasy Club" in the liner notes]
Track 14 - This is an instrumental interpretation by Mike Ratledge based on the chord sequence of the middle section of the Kevin Ayers song 'May I?'.

Disc 2:
Tracks 1 to 5 - Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, Netherlands 10th December 1967.
Track 6 - Middle Earth, London, UK, 10th December 1967
Tracks 7 to 14 - Col Ballroom, Davenport, Iowa, USA - 22th August, 1968.

Track 2-1 and 2-13 wrongly titled "Moon in June" are in fact respectively "That's How Much I Need You Now" and "You Don't Remember"
Track 2-14 wrongly titled "Esther's Nose Job" is in fact an Improvisation followed by "10:30 Return To The Bedroom"

Special thanks to Christine Hopper.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0805772621725