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Alan Hawkshaw is a British composer and musician, playing the Hammond organ. He was a part of Emile Ford and the Checkmates in the 1960s, and The Shadows in the 1970s. He also composed a large amount of library music as well as many classic themes for radio and television. Many of these were later rediscovered in the late 1990s and subsequently sampled by numerous artists, as in "The Champ" by The Mohawks.

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  • Hawkshaw beautiful name
  • Check out an exclusive interview with Alan Hawkshaw and Les Hurdle of the Mohawks - interviewed by Mark Rae (Rae & Christian) for WhoSampled.com: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zo5AJbwbseg
  • Farewell My Lovely.. any soundtrack that I can find it? Please send me a message if you have an answer. that song is lovely :)
  • We have organized a meetup with Alan and the other musicians from 'The Mohawks'! http://www.facebook.com/whosampled#!/event.php?eid=160230597401728
  • So dope [2] I can't stop listen this
  • So dope.
  • Best Endeavours is a good one. Excellent really.
  • Great
  • Damn, this sound rocks! Added to ultrafeel.tv's online radio.
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