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Hawkwind Releasing 11-Disc Box Set Of Their Formative Years


. (Classic Rock) Hawkwind have confirmed plans to release an 11-disc box set covering their formative years. Due later this month, "This Is Your Captain Speaking… Your Captain Is Dead" contains their first five studio albums, two live albums and a compilation of singles.

Parlophone Records say: "On January 28, 1970, Hawkwind - Dave Brock, Mick Slattery, Nik Turner, Terry Ollis, Dik Mik, and John A. Harrison - signed to Liberty Records. Slattery left soon after, to be replaced by Huw Lloyd-Langton, and the banded record their first, self-titled, album at Trident Studios in London.

"The period from 1970 to 1974 proved to be a busy time, seeing several lineup changes, the rise to prominence of a certain Ian 'Lemmy' Kilmister, the ingenious Space Ritual Tour - and a peculiar ban from BBC recording sessions. This box set celebrates that period."

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