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Nik Turner and Youth: Pharaohs From Outer Space

Read "Pharaohs From Outer Space" reviewed by Chris May

Pharaohs From Outer Space is one of three albums launching British experimental / ambient label Painted Word. The label has been formed by post-punk band Killing Joke's bassist Youth, who describes the album--which he produced and co-headlines with Nik Turner, saxophonist with psychedelic space-rockers Hawkind--as “a nod to Sun Ra and Alice Coltrane." It is mellifluous, ...

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Guitar Legend Steve Hillage To Release New Rovo And System 7 Rock-orientated Album Phoenix Rising

Guitar Legend Steve Hillage To Release New Rovo And System 7 Rock-orientated Album Phoenix Rising

London, UK – Much to the excitement of music fans worldwide, guitar legend Steve Hillage is releasing a new album in the US with Japanese progressive rock/jam band ROVO on October 8, 2013 on Cleopatra Records. Steve Hillage is widely considered a guitar innovator, and is associated with the Canterbury scene, working in experimental domains since the late 1960s. Besides his ...

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Guitar Legend Steve Hillage Releases Rare Live In England 1979 CD/DVD Set

Guitar Legend Steve Hillage Releases Rare Live In England 1979 CD/DVD Set

London, UK: Steve Hillage is widely considered a guitar innovator, and is associated with the Canterbury scene, working in experimental domains since the late 1960s. Besides his critically acclaimed solo recordings, along with Gong, Steve has been a member of the ensembles Khan and System 7. Much to the excitement of his fans worldwide, Gonzo MultiMedia UK has released 'Steve Hillage ...

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Guitar Legend Steve Hillage To Re-release 'live In Amsterdam 2006 At The Gong Family Unconvention' Cd And Dvd – September 10, 2012

Guitar Legend Steve Hillage To Re-release 'live In Amsterdam 2006 At The Gong Family Unconvention' Cd And Dvd – September 10, 2012

London, UK – The Gong Family Unconvention at the Melkweg club in Amsterdam in November 2006 was a unique 3 day event in which all the original members of the legendary psychedelic band Gong came together and performed their own individual sets. Guitar legend Steve Hillage, who was a prominent part of the “classic” Gong line-up of 1973-75 felt it was ...

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Steve Hillage Band to Support Gong on UK Tour

The Steve Hillage Band is confirmed as special guest on GONG's forthcoming nationwide November UK tour, which kicks off at the Bristol O2 Academy on Thursday November 19th. This marks the first time since 1979 when Hillage will perform material from the following renowned Steve Hillage Band solo albums: Fish Rising (1975), 'L' (1976), Motivation Radio ...