Soft Machine – Third (2LP)
Label: CBS – 66246
Format: 2 x Vinyl, LP, Album, Gatefold cover
Released: Jun 1970
B.a Slightly All The Time
B.c Slightly All The Time
C The Moon In June
Alto Saxophone, Saxello – Elton Dean
Bass Guitar – Hugh Hopper
Drums, Vocals – Robert Wyatt
Flute, Bass Clarinet – Jimmy Hastings
Flute, Soprano Saxophone – Lyn Dobson
Organ, Piano – Mike Ratledge
Trombone – Nick Evans
Violin – Rab Spall
A: Robbins Music Corp. Ltd.
B to D: Cop. Con.
“Facelift” was recorded live at Fairfield Hall Croydon January 4th 1970 and at Mothers Club, Birmingham January 11th 1970.
Made in England
1st UK edition, showing on 3 labels temporary ‘Cop.Con.’ credits for 3 tracks (sides B to D), later replaced and fixed with correct ‘A.Schroeder Music Pub, Co.Ltd.’ credits on following production run. Gatefold cover printed and made by the E.J. Day Group (subsequent editions are found in E.J. Day Group, MacNeill Press Ltd., and Garrod & Lofthouse Ltd. sleeves)
Track B.b is only mentioned inside the gatefold, neither on the tracklisting on the back cover nor on the label.
‘O.40’ is stated next to the composer credit.
Vinyl and Cover in good condition but frontcover has two white spots. With original CBS inner sleeves. See photo’s.