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Soft Machine

- Dutch TV 1967 - "We Know What You Mean" & "I Should've Known"

- Some Italian Movie...1968 - "I Should've Known"

- Beat Club 1970 - composition based on three tunes


- Montreux Jazz Festival 1974 - "Hazard
  Profile 1 - 5"


Running time : about 45'

DVD (bootleg)

 
     

 
 

 



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Gong @ Montserrat 1973 and Others Stories

- Gong @ Montserrat 73
- Big Tea
- Conscience Strike
- Arrest Me
- Gaïa
- TickOcock
- Garden Song
- Acidmothergong @ rfh2002


- Soft Machine @ UFO 67
Activist & friend : John (Hoppy) Hopkins had been arrested on trumped up charges & this performance by Daevid Allen aimed to hit back at the hypocrisies of the British establishment.

UFO Club London June 2, 1967
Poem for Hoppy by Daevid Allen
Film & lightshow projections : Mark Boyle & Joan Hills

- Daevid Allen - reading
- Robert Wyatt - drum & vocal abstractions
- Kevin Ayers - bass
- Mike Ratledge - organ


This rare footage of the first Soft Machine lineup shot at the UFO Club in London during the swinging sixties shows an early example of performance poetry by an experimental psychedelic rock band.

VOICEPRINT (VPDVD25)


Soft Machine - UFO Club London June 2,
   1967
 
     

 
 

 



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Alive In Paris 1970

Filmed 2 March 1970 at Theatre de la Musique, Paris, France - First broadcast on Pop 2 by Maurice Dumay and presented by Patrice Blanc-Francard / Directed by Claude Ventura (copyright INA).

- Facelift
- Eamonn Andrews
- Backwards/Mousetrap Reprise
- Out-Bloody-Rageous
- Robert Wyatt's vocal improvisation
- Esther's Nosejob

- Robert Wyatt - drums & vocals
- Mike Ratledge - Lowrey organ & Hohner
  pianet
- Hugh Hopper - bass
- Robert Wyatt - drums & vocal
- Elton Dean - alto sax & saxello
- Lyn Dobson - soprano sax, flute, voice &
  harmonica

2008
DVD

VOICEPRINT (VPDVD45)


Soft Machine Alive in Paris 1970
 
     

 
 

 



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British Rock Viewseum Vol. 6 Age Of Progressive & Jazz Rock 2

- Moon in June (Soft Machine)
- Let the Good Times Roll (Man)
- 7171551 (Man)
- Born With Future (Man)
- Babe, I'm Gonna Leave You (Man)
- C'mon (Man)
- Bananas (Man)
- Pavane (Brian Auger & The Trinity)
- I Just Got Some (Brian Auger & The
  Trinity)
- Freedom Jazz Dance (Brian Auger &
  Oblivion Express)
- Self Introduction (Narration) - Just Me,
  Just You (Brian Auger & Oblivion Express)
- Don't Look Away (Brian Auger & Oblivion
  Express)
- Truth (Brian Auger & Oblivion Express)
- I Want To Take You Higher (Brian Auger &
  Oblivion Express)
- Venus (Shocking Blue)


2010

NTSC
DVD - region 2

WHD ENTERTAINMENT INC. (IEBP-10058)


Moon In June played at Bilzen

 
     

 
 

 



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The Soft Machine - Grides

The DVD was recorded on March 23, 1971 at Radio Bremen's TV studio, Bremen, Germany. First broadcast in an abbreviated form on Beat-Club on March 27, 1971.

This DVD was mastered from the original 1971 videotape in the archives of Radio Bremen.

- Neo-Caliban Grides
- Out-Bloody-Rageous
- Robert Wyatt's vocal improvisation
- Eamonn Andrews
- All White

- Mike Ratledge - keyboards
- Hugh Hopper - bass
- Robert Wyatt - drums, vocal
- Elton Dean - alto sax, saxello

2006
DVD - NTSC - all region

Also included a CD audio recorded on October 25, 1970 at the Concertgebouw, Amsterdam.

CUNEIFORM (RUNE 230/231) CD/DVD


Soft Machine at Radio Bremen's TV studio
 
     

 
 

 



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Psychomania - The Best Of Psychedelic Rock (Japanese Version)

- Introduction
- Space Oddity (David Bowie)
- His Wheels On Fire(Julie Driscoll, Brian
  Auger & The Trinity)
- Space Cowboy (Steve Miller Band)
- Set The Controls For The Heart Of The
  Sun (Pink Floyd)
- A Saucerful Of Secrets (Pink Floyd)
- Fire (The Crazy World of Arthur Brown)
- Eight Miles High(Byrds)
- White Rabbit (Jefferson Airplane)

- We Know What You Mean (Soon Soon
  Soon) (Soft Machine)

- Sugar Magnolia (Grateful Dead)
- The Son Of Suzy Creamcheese (Frank
  Zappa & the Mothers of Invention)
- Voodoo Chile (Jimi Hendrix Experience)

- It Wouldn't Last (Soft Machine)
- Drowned In Wine (Family)
- Mardi Gras Day (Dr. John The Night
  Tripper)
- Wasted Union Blues (It's A Beautiful Day)
- Upon The My Oh My (Captain Beefheart)



1991
Disc Laser


Running time : about 84'

VIDEOARTS (VALJ-3207)

La présente édition japonaise au format Disc-Laser comporte plusieurs morceaux absents des versions VHS et DVD.
 
     

 
 

 



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Psychomania - The Best Of Psychedelic Rock (UK & US Version)

- Set The Controls/Saucer Of Secrets
  (Pink Floyd)
- Space Oddity (David Bowie)
- Fire(Crazy World Of Arthur Brown)
- I Feel Free(Cream)
- Upon The My Oh My/Sunshine Of Your
  Love (Jimi Hendrix Experience)
- White Rabbit (Jefferson Airplane)

- We Know What You Mean (Soft
  Machine)

- All On A Mighty Fine Day (Dr. John)
- Space Cowboy (Steve Miller Band)
- Eight Miles High (The Byrds)
- This Wheel's On Fire (Julie Driscoll & The
  Brian Auger Trinity)


1994
VHS (PAL) & DVD

Running time : about 54'

UK Magnum Music Group
MMGV 067
 
     

 
 

 



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Robert Wyatt In Little Red Robin Hood

A documentary by Francesco Di Loreto and Carlo Bevilacqua

1998
VHS

Running time : about 60'
Black and White
Dolby Surround

Consorzio Produttori Indipendenti
RER RWVID


Robert Wyatt In Little Red Robin Hood
 
     

 
     

 

Free Will And Testament
"A Robert Wyatt Story"

- "The Robert Wyatt Story" documentary of BBC Four (with Sea Song, Left On Man, Free Will And Testament, September the Ninth, Gharbzadegi)

- French documentary POP2 with Matching Mole Live in France

- Promo film for Shipbuilding

2003
DVD

Running time : about 100'
Mono

ELLIE FILMS
EV01

A Robert Wyatt Story
 
     

 
 

 



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Old Grey Whistle Test

- Under My Wheels - Alice Cooper (1971)
- Tiny Dancer - Elton John (1971)
- We Gotta Have Peace - Curtis Mayfield
  (1972)
- Political Science - Randy Newman (1972)
- Help Me Make It Through The Night - Kris
  Kristofferson & Rita Coolidge (1972)
- Ain't No Sunshine - Bill Withers (1972)
- Sylvia / Hocus Pocus - Focus (1972)
- Hands Off - Rory Gallagher (1973)
- May You Never - John Martyn (1973)
- Stir It Up - The Wailers (1973)
- Do The Strand - Roxy Music (1973)
- Frankenstein - The Edgar Winter Group
  (1973)
- Jet Boy - New York Dolls (1973)
- Dolphins - Tim Buckley
  (1974)
- Upon The My O My - Captain Beefheart
  (1974)
- Rock 'N' Roll Doctor - Little Feat (1975)
- Roxette - Dr Feelgood (1975)
- Stand By Me - John Lennon (1975)
- Give My Compliments To The Chef - The
   Sensational Alex Harvey Band (1975)
- Freebird - Lynyrd Skynyrd (1975)
- Amarillo - Emmylou Harris (1976)
- Too Long At The Fair - Bonnie Raitt (1976)
- Tom Traubert's Blues - Tom Waits (1977)
- Really Free - Otway & Barrett (1977)
- Psycho Killer - Talking Heads (1978)
- Statue Of Liberty - XTC (1978)
- (I'm Always Touched By Your) Presence
  Dear - Blondie (1978)
- Stone Fox Chase - Val Doonican & Charlie
  McCoy (1978)
- Paradise By The Dashboard Light -
  Meatloaf (1978)
- American Girl - Tom Petty & The
  Heartbreakers (1978)
- Can't Stand Losing You - The Police
  (1978)
- Rosalita - Bruce Springsteen (1979)
- I'm Bored - Iggy Pop (1979)
- Are Friends Electric? - Tubeway Army
  (1979)
- Message To You Rudi - The Specials
  (1979)
- Smash It Up / I Just Can't Be Happy
  Today - The Damned (1979)
- Rock 'N' Roll High School - The Ramones
  (1980)
- Careering - PIL (1980)
- Reward - The Teardrop Explodes (1980)
- I Will Follow - U2 (1981)
- Stone Fox Chase - Nine Below Zero
  (1981)
- Ghosts - Japan (1982)

- Shipbuilding - Robert Wyatt (1983)
- Moon River / Pretty Persuasion - REM
  (1984)
- Holding Back The Years - Simply Red
  (1985)


Running time : 300'

2001
DVDx2

BBC (EBBCDVD1073)


Robert Wyatt - Shipbuilding

 
     

 
 

 



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David Gilmour In Concert


Meltdown Concert 2001
Royal Festival Hall Concert 2002

The Meltdown Concert, June 2001
- Shine Un Your Crazy Diamond Parts l-5
- Terrapin
- Fat Old Sun
- Coming Back To Life
- High Hopes
- Je Crois Entendre Encore
- Smile
- Wish You Were Here

- Comfortably Numb (version concert
  with Robert Wyatt)

- Dimming Of The Day
- Shine On Your Grazy Diamond Parts 6-8
- A Great Day For Freedom
- Hushabye Mountain


Royal Festival Hall, January 2002
- Dominoes
- Breakthrough
- Comfortably Numb (version répétition)


Bonus
- I put a Spell on You
- Don’t
- Sonnet 18

2002
DVD

EMI

Comfortably Numb

 
     

 
 

 



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Robert Wyatt
Chronicles 1972-2004


- POP 2
  (French TV 1972 Documentary B/W)
- I'm A Believer (Top Of The Pops 1974)
- Shipbuilding (O.G.W.T. 1982)
- Shipbuilding (PV)
- UK TV Documentary 2004 Incl.
  Rare Live Performances & More

Running time : about 87'

2004
DVD-R (bootleg)

FOOTSTOMP (FSVD-171)

 
     

 
 

 



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Winged Migration
Le peuple migrateur (Jacques Perrin)


Robert Wyatt, qui interprète plusieurs morceaux du film, apparaît brièvement dans le bonus.

Robert Wyatt appears briefly in the bonus footage.

2003
DVD

COLUMBIA TRISTAR

 
     

 
 

 

 

 

 

   

 

(The) Elvis Costello TV Collection

Vintage video compilation of TV clips, performances, interviews, etc.


- I Can't Stand Up For Falling Down (BBC -
  Top Of The Pops (TOTP) (28-Feb-80)
- I Can't Stand Up For Falling Down (ITV
  Kenny Everett Video Show, '80)
- Watching The Detectives (Erics, Liverpool,
  2-Aug-77 (live)
- New Amsterdam + interview (BBC - Fun
  Factory 31-May-80) (EC solo)
- Alison (Granada TV - What's On,
  21-Jul-77) (EC solo live)
- Let Them All Talk
- Everyday I Write The Book (Channel 4 -
  Switch, 27-Jul-83?)(live) - TKO (Boxing
  Day)
- Charm School /
- The Imposter (Concerts For Kampuchea,
   29-Dec-79)
- Oliver's Army (BBC - TOTP, 10-Feb-79?)
- I Can't Stand Up For Falling Down
  (ITV - Whitelight, 13-Feb-80)
- King Horse
- Sweet Dreams (BBC - TOTP, 24-Dec-81)
-
Shipbuilding (Granada TV - Reports,
  16-Aug-82) (EC + Steve live)
- Everyday I Write The Book (BBC - TOTP,
  14-Jul-83) interview
- Shipbuilding
- Everyday I Write The Book > (Channel 4 -
  The Tube, 9-Mar-84) (live)
- Clubland /
- Clowntime Is Over /
- Gloomy Sunday (Fundamental Frolics,
  1-Jun-81) (solo live)
- Shipbuilding (repeat!) (16-Aug-82)
- Nelson Mandela (Channel 4 - The Tube,
  9-Mar-84) (live, The Specials AKA with EC
  replacing Stan
  Campbell on vocals)
- Interview about Berlin by Muriel Gray
  (Channel 4 - The Tube, 9-Mar-84)
- Clubland (BBC - Swapshop?, Dec-80)
- From Head To Toe (BBC - Pebble Mill,
  13-Sep-92)
- Beyond Belief
- Interview + clips from soundcheck + Let
  ThemAll Talk (rec: 6-Oct-83 in Glasgow,
  b.cast: 29-Oct-83, TVAM? - Data Run)
- Interview with EC & Robert Wyatt +
  Shipbuilding promo video (Channel 4

- Loose Talk, 30-May-83)
- Shot With His Own Gun (Granada TV -
  What's In, 16-Mar-81) (EC + Steve live)
- Radio Radio (BBC - TOTP, 26-Oct-78?)
- Colour Of The Blues
- Interview > (BBC - Russell Harty Show,
  3-Nov-81) (live)
- Sweet Dreams
- The Making Of Almost Blue (LWT - The
  South Bank Show, 8-Nov-81):
- I Wanna Be Loved (BBC - TOTP, 21-Jun-
  84)


Running time : 180'

VHS
No label
 
 

 



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Ivor Cutler
Looking For Truth With A Pin
And Cutler's Last Stand

"Robert Wyatt and Alfreda Benge pops up several times during the documentary with comments on their friendship and work with Ivor Cutler."

Running time : 96'

2006
DVD
Cherry Red Dvds
 
     

 
     

 

Masters Of The Balloonafon
The Happy Accidents

- It Goes Like This
- Crumpet For Tea (Mandy Wake Up)
- A Weird Old Peaches (bonus track)
- Tales From The Hatbox
- The Unexpergurgated Legend Of Creation
- Masters Of The Balloonafon (I Lay Me
  Down In The Grotto)
- Somewhere In America
- The Delicate Art Of Chopstick Balance
- Locomotive Train

- Street Of Desire


- Robert Wyatt - trumpet on track 10 Street Of Desire

- Mavernie Cunningham - vocals, bagpipes
- Graham Flight - piano, bass, pedal steel
  guitar, vocals, kaos pad, space organ,
  balloonafon
- Mick Grierson - guitar, bass, drums, harp,
  balloonafon
- Justin Mitchell - trumpet, keyboards,
  accordion, balloonafon
- Will Glanfield - alto sax
- Robert Javis - trombone
- Neil Sloman - tenor sax
- Brian Hopper - tenor & soprano sax
- Matt Williamson - drums, guitar

2006
DVD

HAPAX 001

 
     

 
 

 



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David Gilmour - Remember That Night (Live At The Royal Albert Hall)

Live At The Royal Albert Hall - Disc 1
- Speak To Me
- Breathe
- Time
- Breathe (Reprise)
- Castellorizon
- On An Island
- The Blue
- Red Sky At Night
- This Heaven
- Then I Close My Eyes (with Robert
  Wyatt)

- Smile
- Take A Breath
- A Pocketful Of Stones
- Where We Start
- Shine On You Crazy Diamond
- Fat Old Sun
- Coming Back To Life
- High Hopes
- Echoes
- Wish You Were Here
- Find The Cost Of Freedom
- Arnold Layne
- Comfortably Numb


Bonus Features - Disc 2
- Wot's... Uh The Deal
- Dominoes
- Wearing The Inside Out
- Arnold Layne
- Comfortably Numb
- Breaking Bread, Drinking Wine
- Dark Globe
- Astronomy Domine
- This Heaven
- Castellorizon
- On An Island
- The Blue
- Take A Breath
- High Hopes
- The Making Of 'On An Island'
- The West Coast
- On An Island
- Smile
- Island Jam 2007



Robert Wyatt - trumpet on track 10

2006
2xDVD

COLUMBIA MUSIC VIDEO 88697 07424 9


Then I Close My Eyes

 
     

 
 

 



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Brainville 3 - Live au triton 2007
Hugh Hopper - Daevid Allen - Chris Cutler

Live at Le Triton, June 8th, 2007.


Concert
- Hope for Happiness [Brian Hopper]
- Dedicated to You but You Weren't
   Listening [Hugh Hopper]

- Trial by Headline [Daevid Allen]


Brainville 3 - The Film
Interview by Americ Leroy + extraits du concert au Triton : (Dedicated To You But You Weren't Listening, Brainville, Trial by Headline, Hours Gone, Hope for Happiness, Who's Afraid, Dynamite, Ocean Motha).


- Daevid Allen - guitar, vocals
- Hugh Hopper - bass guitar
- Chris Cutler - drums
- Didier Malherbe - tarogato (sur Ocean
   Motha
)

A noter que l'ordre des morceaux du concert est erroné sur la jaquette du DVD.

Durée : 1h30
2007
DVD

LE TRITON (TRI-08514)


 
     

 
 

 



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University Of Errors - Daevid Allen's University Of Errors Play The Soft Machine

- That's How Much I Need You Now
   [R. Wyatt]
- Save Yourself [R. Wyatt]
- Hope For Happiness [B. Hopper]
- She's Gone (K. Ayers]
- When I Don't Want You [H. Hopper]
- You Don't Remember [D. Allen,
   R. Wyatt]
- Tattoo Internude
- I Should Have Known [H. Hopper]
- Shooting At The Moon [. Ayers]
- Stoned Innocent Frankenstein [D.
   Allen]
- Fohat Digs Holes In Space [D. Allen,
   G. Smyth]

- Love Makes Sweet Music
[K. Ayers]


Durée : 60 mn
2008
DVD

VOICEPRINT (ungongDVD001)


 
     

 
 

 



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Sunny's time now

A jazz film by Antoine Prum

DVD 1
- Sunny' time now - a portrait of jazz
  drummer Sunny Murray (108', English,
  French, German)


DVD 2
- Alger '69 (16') a film by Théo Robichet
- Interview Sunny Murray (80', English)
- Interview Daniel Caux (37', French,
  English s.t.)

-Interview Robert Wyatt (39', English)



Robert Wyatt, the drummer and singer of the original Soft Machine line-up, evokes the intricate relations between the artistic and the political avant-garde and explains how free jazz radicals like Sunny Murray influenced his own musical development.

2008
DVD

PAUL THILTGES DISTRIBUTIONS/LA BASCULE (PTD-135)



An interview with Robert Wyatt

 
     

 
 

 



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Going Underground: Paul McCartney, the Beatles and the UK Counterculture

A documentary by Tom O'Dell with Joe Boyd, Mick Farren, Barry Miles, Eddie Prevost and Robert Wyatt.


"Feature-length documentary examining the growth of the UK Counterculture in the mid-1960s, and Paul McCartney's involvement with this movement, which had a significant impact on the Beatles.... "

Duration : 2h33

2013
DVD

PRISM FILMS



Extract with Robert Wyatt



 
     

 
 

 



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The Story Of Beat-Club Volume 3: 1970-1972

DVD 1
Beat-Club 60 - 24.10.1970
Beat-Club 61 - 28.11.1970
Beat-Club 62 - 31.12.1970

DVD 2
Beat-Club 63 - 31.1.1971
Beat-Club 64 - 27.2.1971


Beat-Club 65 - 27.3.1971

- It Happened Today (Curved Air)
- An Awful Lot Of Woman (Skid Row)
- Showband Blues (Skid Row)

- Composition Based On Three Tunes
   (The Soft Machine)

- Propositions (Curved Air)
- Vivaldi (Curved Air)

DVD 3
Beat-Club 66 - 24.4.1971
Beat-Club 67 - 22.5.1971
Beat-Club 68 - 26.6.1971


DVD 4
Beat-Club 69 - 24.7.1971
Beat-Club 70 - 7.8.1971
Beat-Club 71 - 25.9.1971

DVD 5
Beat-Club 72 - 30.10.1971
Beat-Club 73 - 27.11.1971
Beat-Club 74 - 26.12.1971

DVD 6
Beat-Club 75 - 29.1.1972
Beat-Club 76 - 26.2.1972
Beat-Club 77 - 25.3.1972

DVD 7
Beat-Club 78 - 27.5.1972
Beat-Club 79 - 24.6.1972
Beat-Club 80 - 30.9.1972


DVD 8
Beat-Club 81 - 28.10.1972
Beat-Club 82 - 25.11.1972
Beat-Club 83 - 9.12.1972



2015
8 x DVD

ARD VIDEO (57452)



Composition Based On Three Tunes

 
     

 
 

 



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Daevid Allen's University Of Errors - Error Avalonis

- Introduction
- That's How Much I Need You Now
   
[R. Wyatt]
- Save Yourself
[R. Wyatt]
- Memories
[H. Hopper]
- Money Doesn't Make It
- I Should've Known [H. Hopper]
- When I Don't Want You
[H. Hopper]
- Pot Head Pixies
- Hope For Happiness [B. Hopper]
- Rich Men Eat My Voice
- O Caroline [D. Sinclair/R. Wyatt]
- Shooting At The Moon
- Stoned Innocent Frankenstein
- Fohat Digs Holes In Space

- Clarence In Wonderland / We Did It
   Again
[K. Ayers]

Videos
- Errors
- The Professor And The Pixe
l



Assembly Rooms, Glastonbury 30th May 2008.

2015
DVD

MANOONA MEDIA (ManoonaDVD002)


 
     

 
 

 



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Romantic Warriors III - Canterbury Tales

A progressive Music Saga

An Adele Schmidt and José Zegarra Holder Film.
.

Featuring :
Caravan, Delivery, Egg, Forgas Band Phenomena, Gilgame, Glass, Gong, Hatfield and The North, In Cahoots, Matching Mole, Moving Gelatine Plates, National Health, Nucleus, Planeta Imaginario, Quiet Sun, Soft Machine, Soft Machine Legacy, Supersister, Syd Arthur, The Muffins, The Wilde Flowers, The Wrong Object.

Total Time : 118'

2015
DVD

A ZEITGEIST MEDIA LLC PRODUCTION

 
     

 
 

 



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Got Canterbury? Romantic Warriors III Special Features DVD (A Progressive Music Saga / Canterbury Tales)

- Kings and Queens [Soft Machine
   Legacy]

- Chloe and the Pirates [Soft Machine
   Legacy]
- Gesolreut [Soft machine Legacy]
- Made For Us [Dave Sinclair]
- Corps & Ames [ Forgas Band Phenomena]
- Midi Minuit [ Forgas Band Phenomena]
- Glass Cubes [The Wrong Object]
- Yantra [The Wrong Object]
- Jungle Cow [The Wrong Object]



Total Time : 288'

2016
DVD

A ZEITGEIST MEDIA LLC PRODUCTION

 
     

 
 

 



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Daevid's You, Me & Us

- I Don't, Can't
- Madamme 0
- Statement Heels

- Hopeful Impression Of Happiness
- Da-i-na-ma-i-to/Deta



Hopeful Impression Of Happiness is a Hope For Hapiness cover.

- Daevid Allen - guitar, vocals
- Chris Cutler - drums
- Yumi Hara - keyboards, vocals


"Limited edition DVD specially made for members of the audience who were given a ‘Rain Check’ when Daevid was unable to travel to do what became the you me & us 'Get Well Soon, Daevid! Japan tour, in 2014."

Recorded and filmed in October 2013.

Running time : 30'

2018
DVD

BONOBO'S ARK (BAR008)