Hawkwind

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Nazione:Regno Unito
Attività:dal 1969

Line up

  • Dave Brock: vocals, guitar, synth
  • Tim Blake: keyboards, theremin
  • Mr. Dibs: vocals, bass
  • Niall Hone: bass, guitar
  • Richard Chadwick: drums, vocals
1969 - Hawkwind were formed by former London busker Dave Brock who remains at the helm today.

1970 - The band appeared outside the perimeter fence of the Isle of Wight Festival and the first Glastonbury Festival. Hawkwind’s first single, “Hurry on Sundown”, was also released followed by the self titled debut album, ‘HAWKWIND’

1972 – Band record and release their trademark single “Silver Machine...”, featuring Lemmy on vocals, a huge hit that brings band to the attention of the wider public and has since been used in commercials for Mazda cars and Red Square vodka drink. Around the same time various contributors became involved in creative process, these included sci-fi author Michael Moorcock, poet and visionary Bob Calvert, designer ‘Barney Bubbles’and lighting engineer ‘Liquid Len. Band tour the USA the first time.

1975 - After a drugs bust in USA, Lemmy leaves the band and goes on to form ‘MOTORHEAD’.

1980 – Release 2 top 10 albums, Live 79 and Levitation, the latter sees former Cream member Ginger Baker on drumming duties.

1979 - 1985 the band’s singles and albums make regular inroads into the national, independent and heavy metal charts.

1985 - The band performed the ambitious ‘CHRONICLE OF THE BLACK SWORD’, as a spectacular live show inspired heavily by Michael Moorcock’s epic saga, ‘ELRIC’.

1986 - Headline the Reading Rock Festival, with guest appearance from Lemmy.

Late 80’s – Early 90’s – Band become more electronic in approach, especially in the studio and are a huge influence on the emerging dance and rave scene.

The 90’s - As ever the band performed on regular national and international tours releasing more new material along the way.

Early 00’s - Appear on the TV show Top 10 (prog rock edition) and tour Australia for first time. Iconic vocalist Arthur Brown makes various guest appearances at live shows. In 2002 Hawkwind hold the first “Hawkfest”, a family friendly event headlined by the band.

2005 – Release Take Me To Your Leader, first new studio album in 8 years

2006 – Release Take Me To Your Future on “dual disc” format (music one side, film the other)

2009 – Headline Beautiful days festival to huge acclaim, begin 40th anniversary celebrations with 2 sold out shows at London’s Porchester Hall, 40 years to the day of Hawkwind’s first ever gig.

2010 – Release Blood Of the Earth

Throughout their career the band also have continued to perform at numerous free concerts, most famously the STONEHENGE festival, and have supported many and various charities, including SHELTER, GREENPEACE, TRAVELLERS AID TRUST, BRAINSCAN, FREE TIBET CAMPAIGN, SAVE ENDANGERED SPECIES and SEA SHEPHERD.

2012 – Release new album – Onward

Discografia

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Spacehawks (Eastworld Recordings / 2013) 

1. SEASONS - (REMIX FROM ONWARD) / 2. ASSAULT & BATTERY- NEW STUDIO RECORDING ( ORIGINAL FROM WARRIOR ON THE EDGE OF TIME) ...

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Onward (Eastworld Recordings / 2012) 

1. SEASONS / 2. THE HILLS HAVE EARS / 3. MIND CUT / 4. SYSTEM CHECK / 5. DEATH TRAP / 6. SOUTHERN CROSS / 7. THE PROPHECY / 8. ELECTRIC TEARS / 9. THE DRIVE BY / 10. COMPUTER COWARDS ...

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Out Of The Shadows (Locomotive / 2008)  Dvd

1. AERO SPACE AGE INFERNO / 2. ANGELS OF DEATH / 3. OUT OF THE SHADOWS / 4. TIME CAPTIVES / 5. MASTER OF THE UNIVERSE / 6. THE SONG OF THE GREMLINS / 7. TIME & CONFUSION / 8. HURRY ON SUNDOWN ...

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Knights of Space (Vision Music / 2008) 

1. BLACK CORRIDOR / 2. AERO SPACE AGE INFERNO / 3. SPACE LOVE / 4. THE AWAKENING / 5. ORGONE ACCUMULATOR / 6. PARADOX / 7. ROBOT / 8. ABDUCTED / 9. ALIEN (I AM) / 10. ALIEN POEM ...

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Take Me to Your Future (Voiceprint Records / 2006) 

1. UNCLE SAM’S ON MARS / 2. SMALL BOY / 3. THE REALITY OF POVERTY / 4. ODE TO A TIMEFLOWER / 5. SILVER MACHINE / 6. IMAGES (VIDEO TRACK) / 7. UTOPIA (VIDEO TRACK) ...

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Take Me to Your Leader (Voiceprint Records / 2005) 

1. SPIRIT OF THE AGE / 2. OUT HERE WE ARE / 3. GREENBACK MASSACRE / 4. TO LOVE A MACHINE / 5. TAKE ME TO YOUR LEADER / 6. DIGITAL NATION / 7. SUNRAY / 8. SIGHS / 9. ANGELA ANDROID ...

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Canterbury Fayre 2001 (Voiceprint Records / 2002) 

1. 5TH SECOND OF FOREVER / 2. LEVITATION / 3. SPIRAL GALAXY / 4. SOLITARY MIND GAMES / 5. ANGELS OF DEATH / 6. SPIRIT OF THE AGE / 7. MAGNU / 8. DUST OF TIME [EXCERPT] / 9. MOTORWAY CITY ...

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Yule Ritual (Voiceprint Records / 2001) 

1. ELECTRONIC INTRO / 2. LEVITATION / 3. SPACEBROCK / 4. SPACE IS DEEP / 5. FLYING DOCTOR / 6. WARRIOR AT THE EDGE OF TIME / 7. ANGELS OF DEATH / 8. HIGH RISE / 9. DAMAGE OF LIFE ...

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Hawkwind 1997 (Voiceprint Records / 1999) 

1. WHEELS (YOUR WORLD) / 2. PHETAMINE STREET / 3. YOUR FANTASY / 4. ALCHEMY / 5. LOVE IN SPACE / 6. AEROSPACEAGE INFERNO / 7. SONIC ATTACK / 8. BLUE SKIN / 9. BRAINSTORM ...

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In Your Area (Voiceprint Records / 1999) 

1. BRAINSTORM / 2. ALCHEMY / 3. LOVE IN SPACE / 4. RAT RACE / 5. FIRST LANDING ON MEDUSA / 6. I AM THE REPTOID / 7. THE NAZCA / 8. HIPPY / 9. PRAIRIE / 10. YOUR FANTASY / 11. LUXOTICA / 12. DIANA PARK

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Distant Horizons (Emergency Broadcast System Records / 1997) 

1. DISTANT HORIZONS / 2. PHETAMINE STREET / 3. WAIMEA CANYON DRIVE / 4. ALCHEMY / 5. CLOUDED VISION / 6. REPTOID VISION / 7. POPULATION OVERLOAD / 8. WHEELS / 9. KAUAI / 10. LOVE IN SPACE

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Love in Space (Emergency Broadcast System Records / 1996) 

1. ABDUCTED / 2. DEATH TRAP / 3. WASTELANDS / 4. ARE YOU LOSING YOUR MIND? / 5. PHOTO ENCOUNTER / 6. BLUE SKIN / 7. SPUTNIK STAN / 8. ROBOT / 9. ALIEN (I AM) / 10. XENOMORPH / 11. VEGA ...

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White Zone (as Psychedelic Warriors) (Essential Records / 1995) 

1. AM I FOOLING / 2. FRENZZY / 3. PIPE DREAMS / 4. HEART ATTACK / 5. TIME AND SPACE / 6. THE WHITE ZONE / 7. IN SEARCH OF SHANGRILA / 8. BAY OF BENGAL / 9. MOONBEAM / 10. WINDOW PANE ...

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Alien 4 (Emergency Broadcast System Records / 1995) 

1. ABDUCTED / 2. ALIEN (I AM) / 3. REJECT YOUR HUMAN TOUCH / 4. BLUE SKIN / 5. BEAM ME UP / 6. VEGA / 7. XENOMORPH / 8. JOURNEY / 9. SPUTNIK STAN / 10. KAPAL / 11. FESTIVALS ...

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The Business Trip (Emergency Broadcast System Records / 1994) 

1. ALTAIR / 2. QUARK, STRANGENESS AND CHARM / 3. L.S.D. / 4. THE CAMERA THAT COULD LIE / 5. GREEN FINNED DEMON / 6. DO THAT / 7. THE DAY A WALL CAME DOWN / 8. BERLIN AXIS ...

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1. IT IS THE BUSINESS OF THE FUTURE TO BE DANGEROUS / 2. SPACE IS THEIR (PALESTINE) / 3. TIBET IS NOT CHINA (PART 1) / 4. TIBET IS NOT CHINA (PART 2) / 5. LET BARKING DOGS LIE ...

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Electric Tepee (Essential Records / 1992) 

1. L.S.D. / 2. BLUE SHIFT / 3. DEATH OF WAR / 4. SECRET AGENT / 5. GARDEN PESTS / 6. SPACE DUST / 7. SNAKE DANCE / 8. MASK OF THE MORNING / 9. RITES OF NETHERWORLD / 10. DON'T UNDERSTAND ...

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Palace Springs (GWR Records / 1991) 

1. BACK IN THE BOX / 2. TREADMILL / 3. VOID OF GOLDEN LIGHT / 4. LIVES OF GREAT MEN / 5. TIME WE LEFT (THIS WORLD TODAY) / 6. ACID TEST / 7. DAMNATION ALLEY

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Space Bandits (GWR Records / 1990) 

1. IMAGES / 2. BLACK ELK SPEAKS / 3. WINGS / 4. OUT OF THE SHADOWS / 5. REALMS / 6. SHIP OF DREAMS / 7. T.V. SUICIDE

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The Xenon Codex (GWR Records / 1988) 

1. THE WAR I SURVIVED / 2. WASTELANDS OF SLEEP / 3. NEON SKYLINE / 4. LOST CHRONICLES / 5. TIDES / 6. HEADS / 7. MUTATION ZONE / 8. E.M.C. / 9. SWORD OF THE EAST / 10. GOOD EVENING

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Live Chronicles (GWR Records / 1986) 

1. SONG OF THE SWORDS / 2. DRAGONS AND FABLES / 3. NARRATION / 4. THE SEA KING / 5. ANGELS OF DEATH / 6. SHADE GATE / 7. ROCKY PATHS / 8. NARRATION - ELRIC THE ENCHANTER (PART 1) ...

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The Chronicle of the Black Sword (Flicknife Records / 1985) 

1. SONG OF THE SWORDS / 2. SHADE GATE / 3. THE SEA KING / 4. THE PULSING CAVERN / 5. ELRIC THE ENCHANTER / 6. NEEDLE GUN / 7. ZAROZINIA / 8. THE DEMISE / 9. SLEEP OF A THOUSAND TEARS ...

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Church of Hawkwind (Active Records / 1982) 

1. ANGEL VOICES / 2. NUCLEAR DRIVE / 3. STAR CANNIBAL / 4. THE PHENOMENON OF LUMINOSITY / 5. FALL OF EARTH CITY / 6. THE CHURCH / 7. IDENTIMATE / 8. SOME PEOPLE NEVER DIE / 9. DAMAGE OF LIFE ...

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1. CHOOSE YOUR MASKS / 2. DREAM WORKER / 3. ARRIVAL IN UTOPIA / 4. UTOPIA / 5. SILVER MACHINE / 6. VOID CITY / 7. SOLITARY MIND GAMES / 8. FAHRENHEIT 451 / 9. THE SCAN ...

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Sonic Attack (Active Records / 1981) 

1. SONIC ATTACK / 2. ROCKY PATHS / 3. PSYCHOSONIA / 4. VIRGIN OF THE WORLD / 5. ANGELS OF DEATH / 6. LIVING ON A KNIFE EDGE / 7. CODED LANGUAGES / 8. DISINTEGRATION / 9. STREETS OF FEAR ...

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Live Seventy Nine (Bronze Records / 1980) 

1. SHOT DOWN IN THE NIGHT / 2. MOTORWAY CITY / 3. SPIRIT OF THE AGE / 4. BRAINSTORM / 5. LIGHT HOUSE / 6. MASTER OF THE UNIVERSE / 7. SILVER MACHINE (REQUIEM)

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Levitation (Bronze Records / 1980) 

1. LEVITATION / 2. MOTORWAY CITY / 3. PSYCHOSIS / 4. WORLD OF TIERS / 5. PRELUDE / 6. WHO'S GONNA WIN THE WAR? / 7. SPACE CHASE / 8. FIFTH SECOND OF FOREVER / 9. DUST OF TIME ...

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PXR5 (Charisma Records / 1979) 

1. DEATH TRAP / 2. JACK OF SHADOWS / 3. UNCLE SAM'S ON MARS / 4. INFINITY / 5. LIFE FORM / 6. ROBOT / 7. HIGH RISE / 8. PXR5

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25 Years On (as Hawklords) (Charisma Records / 1978) 

1. PSI POWER / 2. FREE FALL / 3. AUTOMOTON / 4. 25 YEARS / 5. FLYING DOCTOR / 6. THE ONLY ONES / 7. (ONLY) THE DEAD DREAMS OF THE COLD WAR KID / 8. THE AGE OF THE MICRO MAN

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Quark, Strangeness and Charm (Charisma Records / 1977) 

1. SPIRIT OF THE AGE / 2. DAMNATION ALLEY / 3. FABLE OF A FAILED RACE / 4. QUARK, STRANGENESS AND CHARM / 5. HASSAN-I-SABAH / 6. THE FORGE OF VULCAN / 7. THE DAYS OF THE UNDERGROUND ...

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Astounding Sounds, Amazing Music (Charisma Records / 1976) 

1. REEFER MADNESS / 2. STEPPENWOLF / 3. CITY OF LAGOONS / 4. THE AUBERGINE THAT ATE RANGOON / 5. KERB CRAWLER / 6. KADU FLYER / 7. CHRONOGLIDE SKYWAY / 8. HONKY DORKY (BONUS TRACK) ...

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Warrior on the Edge of Time (United Artists / 1975) 

1. ASSAULT AND BATTERY (PART 1) / 2. THE GOLDEN VOID (PART 2) / 3. THE WIZARD BLEW HIS HORN / 4. OPA-LOKA / 5. THE DEMENTED MAN / 6. MAGNU / 7. STANDING AT THE EDGE ...

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Hall of the Mountain Grill (United Artists / 1974) 

1. THE PSYCHEDELIC WARLORDS (DISAPPEAR IN SMOKE) / 2. WIND OF CHANGE / 3. D-RIDER / 4. WEB WEAVER / 5. YOU'D BETTER BELIEVE IT / 6. HALL OF THE MOUNTAIN GRILL / 7. LOST JOHNNY ...

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Space Ritual (United Artists / 1973) 

1. EARTH CALLING / 2. BORN TO GO / 3. DOWN THROUGH THE NIGHT / 4. THE AWAKENING / 5. LORD OF LIGHT / 6. BLACK CORRIDOR / 7. SPACE IS DEEP / 8. ELECTRONIC NO. 1 / 9. ORGONE ACCUMULATOR ...

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Doremi Fasol Latido (United Artists / 1972) 

1. BRAINSTORM / 2. SPACE IS DEEP / 3. ONE CHANGE / 4. LORD OF LIGHT / 5. DOWN THROUGH THE NIGHT / 6. TIME WE LEFT THIS WORLD TODAY / 7. THE WATCHER

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In Search of Space (EMI / 1971)  Past

1. YOU SHOULDN’T DO THAT / 2. YOU KNOW YOU’RE ONLY DREAMING / 3. MASTER OF THE UNIVERSE / 4. WE TOOK THE WRONG STEP YEARS AGO / 5. ADJUST ME / 6. CHILDREN OF THE SUN

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Hawkwind (Liberty Records / 1970)  Past

1. HURRY ON SUNDOWN / 2. THE REASON IS? / 3. BE YOURSELF / 4. PARANOIA (PART 1) / 5. PARANOIA (PART 2) / 6. SEEING IT AS YOU REALLY ARE / 7. MIRROR OF ILLUSION

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