Hawkwind founding member dies at 69 2012-06-19 by | 22 Comments Voivod STAFF
John Harisson, founding member of Hawkwind, has passed away at the age of 69.
In a statement issued by Cleopatra Records, it was revealed that Harisson's passing took place in his sleep in May 26, two days before his 70th birthday. Harisson was suffering from Huntington disease, having been diagnosed in 2005.
With reference to Harisson's death, Former Hawkwind guitarist Huw Lloyd-Langton issued a statement where he praised Harisson's character and contribution in keeping Hawkwind together, especially during their first years of existence.
Warrior on the Edge of Time is such a tight album. Damn RIP Digging: Kanye West - 808s and Heartbreak RIP. Shitty... Quark, Strangeness and Charm is one of my favs. Shit, my boss at work talks about these guys all the time Awesome band. RIP hard. RIP Huge RIP. rip hawks Digging: The Danse Society - Seduction Everything this band has done rules.
RIP Digging: Leviathan - Scar Sighted before reading the article i was sure that this was dave brock who died; fortunately it's not him;
RIP shitty deal
RIP huntington is awful, poor guy. RIP RIP Digging: Melechesh - Enki RIP, yet another musical talent taken away from this world... Digging: Shattered Skies - The World We Used to Know RIP saw this last night and jammed warrior while stoned in respect Ah, more dead heroes... RIP ah, shit
RIP another musical talent taken away from this world... 
RIP top 5 psych bands
rip gonna do a Hawkwind marathon this weekend
m/ space ritual on repeat
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