SPACE RITUAL are Nik Turner (vocals, sax, flute), Terry Ollis (drums), Thomas Crimble (keyboards, vocals), Mick Slattery (guitar, vocals), Chris Purdon (audio generators, synthesizers) and Miss Angel (Space Dancer).
The band was formed in 2001 and comprises mostly founder and former members of Hawkwind. Their music can be described contemporary Space Rock, being an eclectic mix of new compositions and early Hawkwind material. Their latest album Otherworld (Esoteric Recordings, ECLEC2011) was received to great acclaim, and they are currently in the studio recording new material to be released in 2013.
SPACE RITUAL have appeared at many festivals including Glastonbury on numerous occasions, Wickerman, Guilfest and Weyfest in the UK, Roadburn in Holland and Burg Herzberg in Germany. They have also played at many prestigious venues including Brixton Academy, London Astoria and various of the O2 Academies.
Space Ritual live at Glasgow ABC (sadly without the Divine Miss Angel):