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Prehistoric crocodile named after Lemmy Kilmister

Posted by on August 9, 2017

According to a study published in the Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, scientists have re-examined a prehistoric crocodile and named it after the late Motörhead frontman Lemmy Kilmister. Lemmysuchus lived roughly 164 million years ago during the Middle Jurassic Period and was a member of the extinct group of marine crocodile relatives called teleosaurs. […]

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Listen to Motörhead’s cover of David Bowie’s “Heroes”

Posted by on August 3, 2017

During the course of Motörhead’s career, the band enjoyed grabbing one of their favorite songs by another artist and giving it a twist of their own, which they liked to call it, “Motörheading.” Surviving members have compiled a compilation entitled Under Cöver and it consists of 11 “Motörized” songs from artists such as Judas Priest, […]

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The 69 Eyes frontman Jyrki 69 premiere “Bloodlust” video featuring the late Lemmy as a vampire

Posted by on June 20, 2017

The 69 Eyes frontman Jyrki 69 premiered a new music video for the song “Bloodlust.” Footage includes a handful of Sunset Strip rockers such as the late Lemmy Kilmister starring as a vampire, Guns N’ Roses keyboardist DIzzy Reed, L.A. Guns guitarist Tracii Guns, and the porn legend Ron Jeremy. The video is essentially a […]

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Lemmy Kilmister has a debut solo album in the works

Posted by on March 30, 2017

When Lemmy Kilmister capped off 2015 by passing away, it marked one of the biggest losses in rock and roll history. We can always visit Lemmy (sort of) at the Rainbow bar and Grill, see him walk in a video game, or believe he’s somehow still alive in addition to revisiting him through Motorhead’s music. However, […]

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Lemmy’s estate worth much less than initially thought

Posted by on March 3, 2017

If you can judge a man by his legend, Motorhead’s Lemmy Kilmister was one of the richest men ever upon his death in December of 2015. The guy’s got a drink named after him, there’s statues, murals and fire pits bearing his likeness, and “Ace of Spades” is the National Anthem for fast living. However, […]

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Airbourne pay tribute to Lemmy in “It’s All For Rock n’ Roll” video

Posted by on February 27, 2017

Australian hard rockers Airbourne premiered the new video for “It’s all for Rock n’ Roll” via imotorhead.com from their 2016 album Breakin’ Outta Hell. The video is a tribute to the late Lemmy and unlike others, the band not only brought Lemmy back to life, they also got “the Bomber” to fly again. The video […]

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James Hetfield campaigns for Motorhead to be in Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Posted by on November 10, 2016

If there’s one thing that might get a band inducted in to the increasingly unimportant Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, it’s an already-inducted band campaigning for them. And while it’s ludicrous that Motorhead didn’t make it into the Hall while Lemmy was alive, Metallica’s James Hetfields wants to see to it that the band […]

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Motörhead call out Black Stone Cherry for false recollection about cocaine offer

Posted by on April 28, 2016

During an interview with Sweden’s RockSverige, Black Stone Cherry’s Jon Lawhon recalled how Motörhead and their crew would constantly offer them cocaine during their 2009 tour of Germany together. Well, the bassist’s comments may have ruffled some feathers within the Motörhead camp. A post on Motörhead’s Facebook page (which is still being updated by the band’s […]

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Headbangers Brawl: Who should be inducted into the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame first – Iron Maiden, Judas Priest or Motörhead?

Posted by on April 8, 2016

Whatever your opinions are about the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame, there’s one thing we can all agree on: it’s ridiculous that it’s taken so long for Deep Purple to get inducted. Well tonight, that error is corrected as the legendary band (whichever lineup shows up, that is) finally gets inducted during tonight’s ceremony […]

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Motörhead’s Lemmy told his bandmates he would fire them if they tried drugs

Posted by on February 16, 2016

Lemmy had a wild life for basically the entirety of his musical career and that life included plenty of sex, drugs and rock & roll. Having said that, Lemmy knew that sort of lifestyle can become the doom of anyone who can get lost in it and he warned his bandmate Mikkey Dee to stay away […]

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