Best Hawkwind Songs

megabreath
Very difficult to work out the best "Top 10" of Hawkwind, they've done so many good tracks and they change them a lot as well. Best as when I first heard them.

The Top Ten

1 The Psychedelic Warlords (Disappear in Smoke)

Got it all. Lemmy bass, Brock's great vocals and.. Well total total Hawkwind at their best. - megabreath

Voting for this in memory of Lemmy Kilmister. RIP. I'll be turning Hawkwind up to eleven tonight. - PetSounds

Great one.

2 The Golden Void Part 2

Well, what a track. The kinda song you'd put on to relax. Stress relief at it's best. - megabreath

Especially when you're high

As good as it gets.

"The golden void speaks to me
Denying my reality
I lose my body, lose my mind
I blow like wind, I flow like wine

Down a corridor of flame
Will I fly so high again?
Is there something wrong with me
I cannot hear, I cannot see..."

Simply Awesome

3 Silver Machine

This should at least be in the top 20. One of my favorite songs from the band.

All time classic

4 High Rise

It's the lyrics, it's all about the lyrics. Bob Calvert, such a fantastic poet. "STARFISH! " - megabreath

Capt' Calvert for ever!

Capt'n Calvert for ever!

5 Motorhead

Last of Mr Kilmister's input. It Rocks, simple as that. - megabreath

6 Master of the Universe

...in 77 I heard this song "in search of space version" hundreds of times without a break and for sure it is one of my most heard songs ever

Best song from their second album. - SammySpore

Best song. Full Stop.

The epitomy of Space Rock

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7 PSI Power

Simply a catchy tune with fantastic lyrics. - megabreath

8 Upside Down

Come on. Every Hawkwind fan has the Brixton album. "I am upside down". Even Rave never got this good. - megabreath

9 Assault and Battery
10 Lost Johnny

Yeah, I'm Motorhead fan, but Motorhead have never done a better version of this song than what was on HOTMG. - megabreath

The Contenders

11 Kings of Speed
12 Sonic Attack

My favourite version is from the album "Sonic Attack". It says what it does on the cover. - megabreath

13 The Demented Man
14 Angels of Death

Nearest Hawkwind got to Metal. Great guitar sound and what a great song. - megabreath

15 Lord of Light
16 Wind of Change
17 The Golden Void
18 Paradox
19 Hassan I Sabbah

Mystic, magic, and powerful song of Middle Eastern

20 P.X.R 5
21 Who's Gonna Win the War
22 Mirror of Illusion
23 D-rider
24 Fable of a Failed Race
25 Dying Seas
26 Urban Guerilla
27 Cymbaline
28 Magnu

I love how this is all over the place yet traveling in the same direction path this song took. It takes my mind places.

29 Living on a Knife Edge

How could this song be forgotten-especially as it forewarned how things would change. Immense.

30 Moonglum

Moonglum - friend without a reason. From Live Chronicles. Absolutely stunning song, I love every single thing about it.

Huw... we miss you man

31 Levitation
32 Alien (I Am)
33 Orgone Accumulator
34 Kiss of the Velvet Whip
35 Seven By Seven
36 Spiral Galaxy 28948
37 Zarozinia
38 Wizards of Pan Tang
39 Dangerous Vision
40 Freefall
41 Mind Cut
42 The Prophecy
43 Fifth Second of Forever
44 Death Trap
45 Reptoid Vision

This is the most underrated song I have EVER heard. - SammySpore

46 Kadu Flyer
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Top Remixes

1. Silver Machine
2. The Golden Void Part 2
3. Assault and Battery
christangrant
1. The Psychedelic Warlords (Disappear in Smoke)
2. High Rise
3. The Golden Void Part 2
megabreath
1. The Demented Man
2. The Golden Void
3. Wind of Change
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