Label: Purple Pyramid - CLP 0471-2 • Format: 2x, CD Compilation, Limited Edition, Stereo Gold Disc • Country: US • Genre: Rock • Style: Space Rock
While countless compilations have rounded up the mass of generally sub-bootleg waifs and strays that litter Hawkwind 's back catalog, only one has actually set itself the task of marshalling all those hidden glories and depositing them V. Allegro - P. Tchaikovsky* - The USSR TV & Radio Large Symphony Orchestra*Conductor Vladimir Fe one place.
Golden Void draws material from more than a decade's worth of oddities, beginning with the primal Hawkwind Zoo demos that appeared as a single in the early '80s, moving on through sundry live and studio outtakes dating from the "golden age" of ; swerving on through the Sonic Assassins ' and Hawklords ' interludes that themselves have spawned any number of knock-offs, and then closing with four tracks from the era Hawkwind 's rare Earth Ritual EP. With such variety in store, consistency goes out of the window from the outset, in terms of both content and delivery.
The lengthy drone of "We Do It," fromis a superlative example of the band's early penchant for Neu! Such inconsistencies, however, are part of Hawkwind 's very allure to collectors and, besides, they are readily rectified by moving back to a delightfully lumbering "Motorhead," with an unexpected Dave Brock vocal, or an instrumental take on "Kings of Speed.
Again, there is little here that has not been recycled across more Hawkwind compilations than one would ever want to seriously consider owning. But, if you should only want one of them, and be guaranteed that you're getting the best of the batch, Golden Void does indeed fill the void.
Electronic Folk International. Jazz Latin New Age. Aggressive Bittersweet Druggy. Energetic Happy Hypnotic. Romantic Sad Sentimental. Sexy Trippy All Moods. Drinking Hanging Out In Love. Introspection Late Night Partying. Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip. Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. Features Interviews Lists. Streams Videos All Posts. Release Date February 9, Scary Music Halloween Imagination.
Track Listing - Disc 1. Hurry on Sundown. Sweet Hawkwind - Golden Void 1969 - 1979 of Pain. Dave Brock. We Do It. Earth Calling. Kings of Speed. Lemmy Kilmister. Spirit of the Age. Over the Top. Free Fall. Death Trap. Golden Void. Track Listing - Disc 2. Valium Ten. Time Of Night of the Hawks. Green Finned Demon. Dream Dancers. Dragons and Fables. Huw Lloyd-Langton.
Interview With Dave Brock. Sweet Mistress of Pain Dave Brock. Earth Calling Dave Brock. Motorhead Lemmy Kilmister. Golden Void Dave Brock. Night of the Hawks Dave Brock.
Dragons and Fables Huw Lloyd-Langton. Hawkwind feat: Dave Brock.
Under The Rain Clouds - Various - Hommage A Duras, Fiancee - Johnny Pecon And His Orchestra - Dance Time With Johnny Pecon, House And House - Various - Super Hits Dance One Night Discoteque 2007, Ship In The Bottle - Gelika - Quantum Animism