Hawkwind: HawkEaster 2018 Lineup Announced-Tickets/Info Ginger Wildheart, System 7, TOSH



The 2018 HawkEaster lineup will feature performances by Hawkwind, System 7, Tosh, Ginger Wildheart and several others.  The festival takes place Friday, March 30  – Sunday, April 1, 2018 at the Alhambra Theatre in Morecambe.  Doors will open at 6PM on Friday, March 30th.

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On Friday evening, to commemorate 30 years since Bob Calvert passed, there will be a performance of “The Stars That Play With Laughing Sam’s Dice,” written by Calvert.

Intermittently, between 1972–1979, Calvert was the lyricist and frontman of Hawkwind.  He co-wrote the band’s hit single “Silver Machine,” which peaked at #3 on the UK singles chart.  Calvert also directed Hawkwind’s live opus, the Space Ritual Tour.

There will be exhibitions running over the weekend including:

Stacia Art:
Stacia (who is now an artist), will be displaying her art in the venue and will be available to chat about her work.

Eel Pie Island Museum:
Will be exhibiting a collection of memorabilia and pictures from the legendary 60s venue, in Twickenham, where many bands began their careers.

Hawkwind photos and memorabilia:
A collection of photos, artefacts and clothing from Hawkwind throughout the years.

Families welcome – Kidzone, soft play area and activities for children.

Lastly, for anyone still in Morecambe on Easter Monday, Hawkwind will be playing a short set to kick off a world record breaking attempt for The Never ending gig.

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