Tag Archives: Nik Turner

HAWKESTREL: New Nest For HAWKWIND Alumni

July 5, 2019

Fifty years on after HAWKWIND’s rise, the band’s family continues to grow, and the latest branch on its tree is HAWKESTREL: a new project driven by bassist Alan Davey and featuring a plethora of former members. A couple of them … Continue reading

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NIK TURNER – The Final Frontier

April 13, 2019

Purple Pyramid 2019 Revered reedman shifts his Hawk-shaped shadow and gets unshackled from spirit of the age. It’s been a five-decade-long journey for the man they call The Mighty Thunder Rider, yet don’t be tempted to deem this album his … Continue reading

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Nik Turner And Alan Davey: HAWKWIND Alumni Release New Albums

February 14, 2019

It’s a pure coincidence, of course: this March will the appearance of new records from not one but two former members of the mighty HAWKWIND: reedman Nik Turner and bassist Alan Davey. Going first, on March 8th, is Turner’s “The … Continue reading

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NIK TURNER – Life In Space

January 6, 2018

Purple Pyramid 2017 Charged with cosmic energy, restless reedman soldiers on to chain the rage of the greatest enigma. “It’s not a rut if it’s in space” could be Nik Turner’s motto had it not been a concept for rolling … Continue reading

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Nik Turner Continues His Space Shenanigans

September 2, 2017

Peculiar if singular: that’s how Nik Turner‘s latter-day aural exploration can be described. Going deeper into jazz extravaganza without severing his ties to prog rock, the veteran reeds player doesn’t shy away from a genre tag he was given aeons … Continue reading

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