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Tributes Pour In For MotöRhead Frontman Lemmy, Who Has Died Aged 70

Tributes are being paid to Motörhead frontman Lemmy, who died yesterday after a short battle with an extremely aggressive form of cancer. The rock legend’s passing was announced in a post on the band’s official...

Dave Brock Picks Up Lifetime Achievement Award

Hawkwind rocker Dave Brock has been honoured for his career with a lifetime achievement award.The 72-year-old guitarist, who founded the band in 1969, collected his honour at London's annual Progressive Music Awards on Tuesday (03Sep13)....

Hawkwind Guitarist Loses Cancer Battle At 61

Former Hawkwind star Huw Lloyd Langton has lost his battle with cancer, aged 61.The guitarist, who played on the group's debut album in 1970 and became a fixed member throughout the 1980s, passed away on...

Prog-rock Garden Party Scrapped Over Broken Stage

A festival which was to feature performances by prog-rock icons Rick Wakeman and Hawkwind has been scrapped due to health and safety concerns.The Crystal Palace Garden Party was scheduled to take place in London on...

Lemmy: 'Lydon Sold Drugs At Hawkwind Gigs'

Punk icon JOHN LYDON used to sell drugs at HAWKWIND concerts. Former band member Lemmy, who now fronts hard rockers Motorhead, didn't have a clue who the Sex Pistols star was when he confronted him at...


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Mark Lanegan - Somebody's Knocking Album Review

Mark Lanegan - Somebody's Knocking Album Review

After nearly thirty years since his first solo record Mark Lanegan has just released one of his very best and there's not many artists who can claim...

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