Tim Blake

Tim Blake

Real Name:
Timothy Charles Gorrod Blake
Timothy 'Tim' Blake (born 6 February 1952, London) is a synthesizer and keyboard player who came to prominence with Gong and Hawkwind, he is also well regarded for his solo endeavours and was one of the first performers to bring electronic instruments into a live setting. His Crystal Machine project was also an early example of the use of laser lighting whilst in concert.

Blake continues to perform with Hawkwind and lives in France.
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Tim Blake Discography


Tim Blake Crystal Machine (Album) Egg Canada 1977 Sell This Version
Tim Blake Blake's New Jerusalem (Album) Egg France 1978 Sell This Version
Tim Blake Magick (Album) Voiceprint US 1991 Sell This Version
BP340CD Tim Blake The Tide Of The Century(CD, Album) Blueprint (4) BP340CD UK 2001 Sell This Version
SRCD 55303 Tim Blake Caldea Music II(CD, Album) Synergy Records SRCD 55303 Spain 2002 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Tim Blake Generator Laserbeam / The Woodland Voice Egg UK 1978 Sell This Version
02.1307/8 Tim Blake Sintesis Intemporal(7", Single) Egg 02.1307/8 Spain 1978 Sell This Version


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May 12, 2017
edited 16 days ago
His first two albums, Crystal Machibe and New Jerusalem are MUST HAVES for any fan of synth/space and for fans of what he did for Gong and does for Hawkwind. Most of CM is like what he did for Gong, but with the bsnd removed just leaving his very cool synths and sometimes vocals. Very cool.

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