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Astounding Sounds; Amazing Music ~ Hawkwind
5.0 out of 5 stars Their best album?, 17 Sep 2013
Personally I think this is probably the best album Hawkwind ever made. During the making of it Robert Calvert apparently banned all use of substances in the studio to instil a more professional approach, and I think this really shows through in the final production. Not really a bad track on here. Reefer Madness and Steppenwolf being too great chugging, spacy rockers. And the rest being made up of good atmospheric (mainly) instrumentals. The best of which is IMO The Aubergine that ate Rangoon. No one ever mentions this track. I suspect because most Hawkwind fans aren't so into the funkier end of the music spectrum. But this track is fantastic, and can be considered to be proto dance music,… Read more

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