Hawkwind – Hawkwind – 1970

Album

Album Hawkwind by the band Hawkwind
Album Hawkwind by the band Hawkwind

Hawkwind is the debut album by the British space rock band Hawkwind, released in 1970. The album showcases the band’s unique blend of psychedelic rock, hard rock, and progressive rock, with influences from folk, jazz, and blues. The album features some of the band’s most iconic songs, such as “Hurry on Sundown”, “Be Yourself”, and “Seeing It as You Really Are”. The album also includes a cover of John Lennon’s “Cymbaline”, which was recorded live at the Isle of Wight Festival in 1970. Hawkwind is a landmark album in the history of space rock and a cult classic among fans of the genre.

Hawkwind is considered to be one of the most important and influential space rock albums of all time. It helped to establish the genre and inspired countless other bands to adopt its psychedelic and sci-fi motifs. The album is still highly regarded by fans and critics today.

Personnel:

  • Dave Brock: guitar, keyboards, vocals
  • Nik Turner: saxophone, flute, vocals
  • Huw Lloyd-Langton: guitar, vocals
  • John A. Harrison: bass, vocals
  • Dik Mik: electronics
  • Terry Ollis: drums

Source: Wikipedia

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