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Down Time: Hawkwind

Robert Sandall, Sunday Times, The, 27 July 2008

ONE OF BRITISH rock's most enduring hippie institutions, Hawkwind formed in 1969 and staked their claim as heroes of the counterculture by playing a free gig outside the Isle of Wight festival.

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