18th May 2015
| ||iirc, "puis-je?", a french language version of "may i?", was recorded specifically for release in france, where soft machine - and the twisted-mis-back-translated-with-ma'alesh-aforethought "matching mole°" were popular - fcvotc, as a single, in the hope that this version would appeal to "sm fans" and (re-)introduce kevin ayers to them. i do not know whether, or to what degree, this was successful; but see the fr. harvest single.|
° - the - or a - yeurppean translation of "soft machine" being "machine molle"...