Albums The Best Soft Machine Albums of All Time  

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List Rules This list includes studio albums only, so if you add an album make sure it's a proper studio release.

Combing rock and jazz, Soft Machine released a number of great albums throughout their career, influencing many rock bands to come next. Here, you'll find a list of the best Soft Machine albums, including pictures of the album covers when available. This Soft Machine discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Soft Machine albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Soft Machine singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Soft Machine album isn't high enough on the list, then be sure to vote for it so it receives the credit it deserves. Make sure you don't just vote for critically acclaimed albums; if you have a favorite Soft Machine album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

If you want to know, "What is the Best Soft Machine album of all time?" or "What are the top Soft Machine albums?" then this list will answer your questions. Soft Machine released 10 studio albums during their career, and though they weren't up there with the greatest rock bands ever, they certainly left their mark on rock music. List is made up of a variety of albums, including Fourth and The Soft Machine.

This list of popular Soft Machine albums has been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order of this list isn't just one person's opinion. Share your opinion by voting up your favorite Soft Machine albums below. 

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Third is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Soft Machine Albums of All Time
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Release Date: 1970

Artist: Soft Machine

Tracks: Moon in June, Out-Bloody-Rageous, Slightly All the Time, Facelift

Genres (Music): Progressive rock, Jazz fusion, Experimental rock, Free jazz, Canterbury scene

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Volume Two is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Soft Machine Albums of All Time
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Release Date: 1969

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The Soft Machine is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Soft Machine Albums of All Time
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Release Date: 1968

Artist: Soft Machine

Tracks: Priscilla, We Did It Again, Why Are We Sleeping?, Lullabye Letter, So Boot If at All, + more

Genres (Music): Progressive rock, Psychedelic rock, Jazz fusion, Canterbury scene

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Fourth is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Soft Machine Albums of All Time
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Release Date: 1971

Artist: Robert Wyatt, Soft Machine

Tracks: Virtually, Part 1, Teeth, Virtually, Part 4, + more

Genres (Music): Jazz, Jazz fusion, Canterbury scene

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