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Original Motörhead guitarist “Fast” Eddie Clarke dies of pneumonia

Posted by on January 11, 2018

Today truly is the end of an era, as the last surviving member of Motörhead’s glory years, guitarist “Fast” Eddie Clarke, has died of pneumonia at the age of 67. The guitarist was in the band from the beginning, starting on 1977’s Motorhead, and appeared on five albums, including 1980’s Ace of Spades, Overkill and Bomber. Following the death of […]

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Listen to Lemmy Kilmister’s final studio performance “We Are The Ones”

Posted by on December 1, 2017

The late Motörhead legend Lemmy Kilmister’s final studio performance can be heard on a brand new track that was released today (1st). The icon died nearly two years ago on December 28th, 2015 shortly after his 70th birthday along with the band’s final album Bad Magic. “We Are the Ones,” the brand new song was […]

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Metal By Numbers 11/1: Robert Plant’s got the fire

Posted by on November 1, 2017

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Unfortunately, I didn’t receive the chart information necessary to complete MBN last week, so I’m a week behind over here. Hope you all had a happy and metal Halloween.   Notable Debuts:  Robert Plant, […]

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Metal By Numbers 9/13: Sales find some solace

Posted by on September 13, 2017

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Welcome back, missed you all last week. While this week’s edition of MBN doesn’t features the chart topping debuts that occurred last week, the wealth of material release should certainly not go unnoticed. My […]

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New & Nöteworthy, September 1st, 2017: Cödex of New Releases

Posted by on September 1, 2017

New & Noteworthy is a weekly column in which we highlight some of the newest rock and metal releases coming out each week. This week features new music from Paradise Lost, Septicflesh, Anubus Gate, and more! If you would like to check out last week’s New & Noteworthy, you can do so here, and the week’s sales […]

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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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Ozzy Osbourne reveals his top ten metal albums of all time

Posted by on June 26, 2017

Rolling Stone caught up with Ozzy Osbourne while they were compiling their list of 100 best metal albums of all time. We already discovered Judas Priest frontman Rob Halford and Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich’s favorite metal albums are and now, it’s Osbourne’s turn. His top ten list has a pretty solid mix, with bands like […]

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Broken Teeth/Dangerous Toys’ Jason McMaster walks us through his career, talks Lemmy, SXSW

Posted by on June 22, 2017

Jason McMaster goes through the Broken Teeth discography one by one, at the beginning of a conversation surrounding his band’s eighth overall effort, 4 On the Floor; some titles perhaps not so quick at the tip of the tongue amid a 20-year career for McMaster’s most enduring project since Dangerous Toys. “Maybe Broken Teeth is […]

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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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