In June 1976, “Harvest” label released “Softs”, the ninth Soft Machine studio album. It was recorded January – March 1976, at at “Abbey Road Studios” in London, and was produced by Roy Babbington, John Etheridge, John Marshall, Alan Wakeman and Karl Jenkins.
- Roy Babbington– bass guitar
- John Etheridge– acoustic and electric guitars
- John Marshall– drums, percussion
- Alan Wakeman– soprano and tenor saxophones
- Karl Jenkins– piano, electric piano, pianette, string and Mini-Moog synthesizers, orchestrations
- Mike Ratledge– synthesizer
All tracks by Karl Jenkins except where noted.
- The Tale ofTaliesin
- Song ofAeolus
- Out of Season
- Second Bundle
- Kayoo – John Marshall
- The Camden Tandem – John Etheridge, John Marshall
- One Over the Eight – Karl Jenkins, John Marshall, John Etheridge,Alan Wakeman,Roy Babbington
- Etika – John Etheridge