Stephen Tayler has managed the almost impossible here. Yes, the instruments are all far better defined, the stereo panning more expansively impressive and the vocals clearer in the mix. But somehow the essential 'sonic soup' of the original is still there having lost none of its indefinable greatness. You can still get lost in the..
There was a buzz in the air on the long walk from South Kensington tube to the Royal Albert Hall. It didn’t take much to spot the Hawkwind fans thanks to the extraordinary variety of Hawkwind T-shirts proudly on show, and the excitement was palpable since this one-off gig was billed as ‘celebrating the rituals..