ArtistInfo Logo  ArtistInfo

Artist Portrait

Roy Babbington

eb, b, *1940 GB, Kempston
Musician of Jazz and Rock

Roy Babbington (born 8 July 1940 in Kempston, Bedfordshire, England) is a rock and jazz bassist. He became well known for being a member of the Canterbury scene progressive rock/jazz fusion band Soft Machine.

        
Instruments
  • Bass guitar
  • Bass
  • Double bass
Genres
  • Jazz
  • Rock
  • Blues
Popular Tracks   
Mistress Mine: 4. When That I Was and a Little Tiny Boy on Harle: Terror and Magnificence by John Harle, Elvis Costello, Sarah Leonard & Andy Sheppard
Mistress Mine: 2. O Mistress Mine on Harle: Terror and Magnificence by John Harle, Elvis Costello, Sarah Leonard & Andy Sheppard
Mistress Mine: 3. Come Away, Death on Harle: Terror and Magnificence by John Harle, Elvis Costello, Sarah Leonard & Andy Sheppard
Ride! Ride!: Overture on Thwaites: Ride! Ride! by Penelope Thwaites & Keith Michell
Have You Met Miss Jones? on Mountains of Fire by Various Artists
Ride! Ride!: Act I: I am now in my 87th year (Wesley, Chorus) on Thwaites: Ride! Ride! by Penelope Thwaites & Keith Michell
Ride! Ride!: Act I: Sweet William and gingerbread animals (Audrey, Eel Seller, Bonnet Seller, Coal Seller, Nutseller, Blind Woman, Children, Prostitutes, Gin Seller) on Thwaites: Ride! Ride! by Penelope Thwaites & Keith Michell
Ride! Ride!: Act I: Welcome to London, pretty girl (Audrey, Sam, Mob, Gentry, Prostitutes, Chorus) on Thwaites: Ride! Ride! by Penelope Thwaites & Keith Michell
Ride! Ride!: Act I: Have you heard? (Burgoyne Fish, Mrs. Whitehead, Chorus) on Thwaites: Ride! Ride! by Penelope Thwaites & Keith Michell
Ride! Ride!: Act I: Deep in the blackness of the earth (Mrs. Whitehead) on Thwaites: Ride! Ride! by Penelope Thwaites & Keith Michell

Track list and 30sec audio provided by


Band Members
Discography
Title Artist Year Type
Stan Tracey Plays Duke EllingtonStan Tracey With Roy Babbington1986Album
Home From HomeCharles Austin / Roy Babbington / Joe Gallivan1979Album
External Links
Wikipedia Logo Wikipedia  MusicBrainz Logo MusicBrainz  Discogs Logo Discogs  Spotify Logo Spotify  

  
ArtistInfo App
ArtistInfo for iOS and ArtistInfo for Mac are presenting musicians, composers and producers that are envolved in the musical work that you are listening to in Apple Music, iTunes, or Spotify. Discover new music via the network among artists. Manage your favorite musicians and albums via iCloud and share recommendations with your friends via email, AirDrop, or Social Media.

App Store Logo     Mac App Store Logo

Acknowledgements
To all the music fans that are contributing on Discogs, MusicBrainz and Wikipedia. Thanks to Franz Flückiger for providing Storygram used to visualize band membership and together with Stefan Guggisberg for the visual data mining application ArtistAnalytics.
ArtistInfo for Mac, iPad, and iPhone
ArtistInfo App
Universal Link: https://music.metason.net/artistinfo?name=Roy%20Babbington
ArtistInfo Community
Most seen topics within ArtistInfo:

Top 10 Artists    Top 20 Albums
 
What others are currently looking for:

Recent Artists    Recent Albums

ArtistInfo Logo ArtistInfo by Metason © 2015-2020 Metason Logo