Short Articles & News Stories

The following 35 articles and news stories are from a variety of publications mostly culled from the archives of the Starfarer and Hawkfanfare defunct web-sites.

The text still is around 22 pages so I’ve compiled it into a .pdf file which you can download below. Enjoy!

CONTENTS: Volume One 1970-1975

Festival’s Official Buskers / Unknown Source / June 1969
Any Questions / Melody Maker / 12 September 1970
Music More Important Than Money / NME / 16 January 1971
Drummer Strips at Lincoln Show / Lincolnshire Chronicle / 2 March 1971
Drummer’s Stage Strip – The Bare Facts / Lincolnshire Chronicle / 5 March 1971
Concert Is A Winner – Thanks To Jo Ann / Lincolnshire Chronicle / 9 March 1971
Group Pops Up in the Nude / Yorkshire Post / 8 July 1971
Prediction ’72 / Record Mirror / 8 January 1972
Any Questions? / Melody Maker / 5 February 1972
Hawkwind to split? / Melody Maker / 6 May 1972
Space in the charts for Hawkwind? / Record Mirror / 22 July 1972
Hawkwind Lift Off – Six Hour Rainbow Marathon / NME / 22 July 1972
Hawkwind at the Oval / NME / 1 September 1972
Hawkwind’s Free Rock / Disc / 2 September 1972
Hawkwind – Live Show / Sounds / 2 September 1972
Hawkwind to Meet Royals? / Melody Maker / 23 September 1972
Any Questions / Melody Maker / 21 October 1972
Hawkwind Concerts, ‘Ritual’ Double LP / NME / 07 April 1973
Hawkwind Party For Wembley / Sounds / 28 April 1973
Goes It Alone Upheaval / NME / 12 May 1973
Problems Resolved / NME / 19 May 1973
Oggi vi presentiamo Hawkwind / Ciao 2001 / 01 July 1973
Hawkwind’s Silly show / Melody Maker / 17 November 1973
Hawkwind’s Rocket Goes Astray / Sounds / 24 November 1973
Planetarium Aids Rock Band’s Debut / New York Times / 26 November 1973
Of Space Rituals & Topless Dancers / Los Angeles Free Press / 28 December 1973
The Ridiculous Roadshow Hawkwind in Chicago / NME / 26 January 1974
Timothy Leary Tribute / March 1974 / Melody Maker / 16 March 1974
Caught In Tornado Drama / NME / 13 April 1974
Capt. Lockheed Blasting Off / NME / 20 April 1974
Hawks Expand / NME / 20 April 1974
Calvert Cancels Lockheed Dates / NME / 4 May 1974
Hawks in Free Gig / New Musical Express / 27 July 1974
Fed Up Hawkwind Return For Rest / Record Mirror / 5 October 1974
Spock It To Me! / Let It Rock / 1 December 1974
Front Page Story: Back to Leeds / Melody Maker / 18 January 1975