The soft machine

  • 181 Pages
  • 3.26 MB
  • English
Olympia Press , Paris
StatementWilliam Burroughs
SeriesThe Traveller"s companion series -- no. 88.
LC ClassificationsPS3552.U7 S64 1961
The Physical Object
Pagination181 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19108068M

The Soft Machine The soft machine book a weird, weird book that features Burroughs' infamous 'cut up' writing style (which again, you'll either love or hate) and dips in and out of sci-fi/fantasy worlds as the characters (who are mostly junkies/rent boys) have random drug-fuelled conversations about life and the universe/5.

The book traces the lives of Soft Machine’s members, pieces together the band’s serendipitous formation and colorful career, and unravels the truth, mystique, and legends.

It recounts the incidents and internal tensions that led to an astonishing 24 different lineups, and places Soft Machine’s development in the musical and social context 5/5(7). The Soft Machine (Burroughs, William S. Book 1) and millions of other books are available for instant Kindle eBook | view Audible audiobookCited by: 1.

This is the third book about music that I have recently read: after the ground-breaking biography of Frank Zappa, and the collection of essays about Beethoven's string quartets, I have just finished reading Graham Bennett's book "Soft Machine: Out-Bloody-Rageous" about one of the most important bands that emerged from the rock revolution of the s/5.

Soft Machine are an English rock band from Canterbury formed in mid, currently consisting of John Marshall (drums), Roy Babbington (bass), John Etheridge (guitar), and Theo Travis (saxophone, flutes, keyboards). As a central band of the Canterbury scene, the group became one of the first British psychedelic acts and later moved into progressive and : Canterbury scene, psychedelic rock.

Soft Machine are an English rock and jazz band from Canterbury, named after the book The Soft Machine by William S.

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The Soft Machine is picaresque pornography, obfuscated by sodomy, sado-masochism, pederasty, and necrophilia. It is also extremely boring.

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Soft Machine plunged deeper into jazz and contemporary electronic music on this pivotal release, which incited The Village Voice to call it a milestone achievement when it was released. It's a double album of stunning music, with each side devoted to one composition -- two by Mike Ratledge, and one each by Hopper and Wyatt, with substantial help from a number of backup 10/   Soft Machine's 'Switzerland ' (CD/DVD), released on Cuneiform Records, feature Soft Machine's July 4, concert at the Montreux Jazz Festival, and are officially licensed from the Montreux.

SOFT MACHINE: - Soft Machine: One of the greatest UK avant/jazz-rock bands of all time. Their work, from their earliest performances as a psychedelic band who were contemporaries of, and shared stages with, Syd Barrett's Pink Floyd and the Jimi Hendrix Experience, all the way to being one of Europe's best known 'fusion' groups, has influenced.

At this point in the band's history, Soft Machine's lineup might raise the question of Theseus' paradox: if all the pieces of something are replaced, bit by bit over time, does the identity of the original something still remain. On Softs, Mike Ratledge, the only original bandmember present on Bundles, the group's preceding Harvest LP, was relegated to guest status, contributing 8/ Wow, what an eye-opener.

This archival release offers up a live set recorded by Soft Machine in the gap between the "Six" and "Seven" albums. That places it in a time period which is a little contentious among followers of the band; Robert Wyatt is out, as is Hugh Hopper (though he guests in a bonus feature on the DVD performing a little something from his "" solo.

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In The Soft Machine he begins an adventure that will take us even further into the dark recesses of his imagination, a region where nothing is sacred, nothing taboo. Continuing his ferocious verbal assault on hatred, hype, poverty, war, burea 4/5(4).

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After the adhesive is cured, the book is trimmed on three. Genre/Form: Cut-ups (Literature) Science fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Burroughs, William S., Soft machine. New York, Grove Press []. The biography of the pioneering band who shaped psychedelic rock, progressive rock and jazz-rock.

It recounts Soft Machine’s colourful career and unravels the mystique behind this elusive band. This revised and updated edition includes over a hundred illustrations, a concert file and discography.

The first edition won an Award for Excellence in Historical Recorded. The voice in The Soft Machine is talking about time. Some of the book is mock nostalgia, and the title, whatever else it means, seems as well to be a play upon The Time Machine. The voice roves back in time through Mexico, Panama, the Mayan Empire, back through a landscape of pervasive corruption.

Six is a music studio album recording by THE SOFT MACHINE (Canterbury Scene/Progressive Rock) released in on cd, lp / vinyl and/or cassette. This page includes Six's: cover picture, songs / tracks list, members/musicians and line-up, different releases details, free MP3 download (stream), buy online links: amazon, ratings and detailled reviews by our experts, collaborators /5.

Get this from a library. The soft machine. [William S Burroughs] -- In this surreal, savage fantasy, the sequel to "Naked Lunch", Burroughs develops his "cut-up" technique, randomly cutting up and folding in words to transform the narrative into a new, imaginative.

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Canterbury prog-rockers, named after the book The Soft Machine by William S. Burroughs. Featuring three of the group's 70s era members: guitarist John Etheridge, drummer John Marshall and bass player Roy Babbington. They're joined by sax, flute and keyboard player Theo Travis.

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