Arlo Parks Releases Sophomore Album ‘My Soft Machine’

Arlo Parks celebrates the release of her highly anticipated album, My Soft Machine, out today via Transgressive Records. This deeply personal body of work takes listeners on a captivating journey through Parks’ experiences in her early 20s. The album features previously released singles “Blades,” “Weightless,” “Impurities,” “Devotion,” and “Pegasus,” a delicate and beautiful ballad created in collaboration with her close friend and acclaimed musician Phoebe Bridgers.Arlo Parks Releases Sophomore Album 'My Soft Machine', Yours Truly, News, December 6, 2023

My Soft Machine marks a significant milestone in the twice Grammy-nominated, Mercury Prize, and BRIT Award-winning artists already illustrious career.

The album is a testament to her growth as an artist, showcasing her unique storytelling ability and introspective lyricism.

Recorded between London and Los Angeles, the album features an impressive roster of producers including Paul Epworth, Ariel Rechtshaid, Romil Hemnani (Brockhampton), Buddy Ross (known for collaborations with Frank Ocean), Carter Lang (known for working with SZA), and self-production from Arlo herself. Leading into the release Arlo has graced the covers of Paste Magazine, GQ Hype, The Guardian Film & Music, DORK, MusicWeek, DIY and Gay Times.

Arlo Parks / My Soft Machine Tracklist

Transgressive Records / May 26th 2023

  1. Bruiseless
  2. Impurities
  3. Devotion
  4. Blades
  5. Purple Phase
  6. Weightless
  7. Pegasus ft. Phoebe Bridgers
  8. Dog Rose
  9. Puppy
  10. I’m Sorry
  11. Room (red wings)
  12. Ghost

My Soft Machine:

Upcoming Tour Dates:

DateCity, CountryVenueEvent DetailsStatus
5/24Kingston, UKPryzm w/ Banquet RecordsIntimate outstore performance, early show – 5pm
5/24Kingston, UKPryzm w/ Banquet RecordsIntimate outstore performanceSOLD OUT
5/29London, UKRough Trade EastEarly Show (in-store performance + signing)SOLD OUT
5/29London, UKRough Trade EastLate Show (in-store performance + signing)SOLD OUT
6/14Leeds, UKThe Wardrobe w/ Crash RecordsIntimate outstore performanceSOLD OUT
6/14Leeds, UKThe Wardrobe w/ Crash RecordsIntimate outstore performance, late show – 9pmSOLD OUT
7/5Tokyo, JapanEbisu Garden HallSOLD OUT
7/6Osaka, JapanUmeda Club Quattro
7/8Seoul, South KoreaMusinsa Garage
7/14New Plymouth, New ZealandNight Light Festival
7/17Melbourne, AustraliaForum
7/20Sydney, AustraliaSydney Opera House
7/22Byron Bay, AustraliaSplendour In The Grass
7/23Adelaide, AustraliaThe Gov
7/25Perth, AustraliaAstor Theatre
8/5Oxfordshire, UKWilderness Festival
8/26Reading, UKReading Festival
8/27Leeds, UKLeeds Festival
9/5Dublin, Ireland3Olympia Theatre
9/13Amsterdam, NetherlandsParadiso
9/14Amsterdam, NetherlandsParadisoSOLD OUT
9/15Brussels, BelgiumAncienne Belgique
9/17Berlin, GermanyHuxleys Neue WeltSOLD OUT
9/19Milan, ItalyAlcatraz
9/21Paris, FranceL’Olympia
9/28London, UKEventim Apollo
10/1Washington, DCAll Things Go Festival

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