All rock fans know Christmas Eve as the birthday of Ian Kilmister, the late and great former Motörhead frontman.
A bold step forward for Hawkwind, their second album, ‘In Search Of Space,’ laid the groundwork for the landmark ‘Silver Machine.’
Since time immemorial, we have been fascinated by space. uDiscover takes a look at the many musicians who have played out their obsessions in song.
In August 1972, Camel signed to MCA Records and headed into Morgan Sound Studios to record their debut album, which was released on February 28, 1973.
With his original band, Porcupine Tree, Steven Wilson nearly single-handedly sparked a prog revival and it continues with his concert film ‘Home Invasion’.
The director was previously responsible for 2010’s highly-acclaimed documentary about the late Motörhead star.
This year, the fast-rising event was due to host stars including Hawkwind, Lynyrd Skynyrd and Heart vocalist Ann Wilson.
She joins a bill which also includes Lynyrd Skynyrd,The Quireboys, Hawkwind, Rival Sons, Big Big Train, Phil Campbell And The Bastard Sons and more.
The Southern Rock legends have been announced as one of the headliners for next year’s festival.
Next year's festival will take place at Mote Park, Maidstone, Kent, on 17, 18 and 19 July 2020.
The fast-rising festival also recently scooped the Event Of The Year honour at the Progressive Music Awards at the Underglobe in London.
A prog and hard rock veteran, Wallis played on Motörhead's 'On Parole' and later worked with Stiff Records as a producer.
Big Big Train, Curved Air and Pure Reason Revolution have all been confirmed for next year's event.
Andy Anderson, former drummer for the Cure and session musician for Iggy Pop, Hawkwind and more, has died at the age of 68.
Michael DikMik Davies, the former synth and keyboard player with pioneering space rock outfit Hawkwind during the early 1970s has died