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"We had this Orgasmatrain thing and after we built it, we realised we couldn't get it in most of the venues - isn't that wonderful? The iron fist was even worse - it ended up...

27th March 2015

Lemmy, Nick Mason & Hynde Pay Tribute To The Damned In New Documentary

Don't You Wish That We Were Dead also features Duff MCKagan, Mick Jones and The Offspring's Dexter Holland, alongside The Damned stars Dave Vanian, Rat Scabies, Captain Sensible and Brian James. The...

13th March 2015

Motorhead's Beloved Engineer And Assistant Dies

Motorhead star Phil Campbell has paid tribute to the band's longtime assistant and engineer, Dave Hilsden, following his death.Hilsden, aka Hobbsy, spent three decades as the heavy rock act's go-to guy, handling tour details and...

1st March 2015

Motorhead Stars Reunite At U.k. Gig

Former stars of Motorhead reunited at a gig in Britain last week (ends09Nov14).The band's former guitarist 'Fast' Eddie Clarke and drummer Phil 'Philthy' Taylor, who both joined in the late 1970s, got back together with...

11th November 2014

Dave Grohl Wants Them Crooked Vultures Reunion

Dave Grohl wants to make another Them Crooked Vultures record.The Foo Fighters frontman would love to reunite with his supergroup bandmates, Queens of the Stone Age singer Josh Homme and Led Zeppelin's John Paul Jones,...

6th November 2014

Megadeth Pull Out Of Motorhead Cruise

Megadeth have been forced to withdraw from Motorhead's upcoming heavy rock cruise to allow frontman Dave Mustaine to recover from spinal surgery.The group won't set sail on the maiden Motorboat voyage later this month (Sep14),...

10th September 2014

Motorhead Fan Suffers Blood Clot From Headbanging

A German Motorhead fan has been treated for a blood clot on his brain following a vigorous headbanging session at one of the band's shows.The 50-year-old heavy metal devotee visited doctors in Hanover, Germany complaining...

4th July 2014

Lemmy Thanks Slash For Supporting Him During Health Crisis

Motorhead star Lemmy has credited fellow rocker Slash with helping him through his recent health crisis.The band axed a European tour last year (13) due to the veteran rocker's health scare, and he subsequently underwent...

1st July 2014

Motorhead Legend Lemmy On The Road To Recovery

Veteran rocker Lemmy is on the road to recovery after a bout of ill health, according to his Motorhead bandmate Mikkey Dee.The heavy metal band postponed a European tour last summer (13) after the frontman...

27th May 2014

Fascinating Fact: 4134310

Black Sabbath, Soundgarden and Motorhead are set to team up to rock the centre of London this summer (Jul14) as part of a 10-day festival at Hyde Park. The historic venue's British Summer Time festival...

1st April 2014

Fascinating Fact: 4127975

Motorhead rocker Lemmy is having a bronze-coloured sculpture of his own head shipped to his California home from his native Wales. The artwork was crafted by Nick Elphick, who wanted to commemorate Lemmy's connection to...

27th March 2014

Megadeth & Anthrax Join Motorhead For Rock Festival At Sea

Megadeth and Anthrax have joined Motorhead's heavy rock cruise.Motorboat will set sail to Key West, Florida and Cozumel, Mexico from Miami in September (14). Dubbed "the loudest boat in the world", the cruise will...

12th March 2014

Coachella Festival 2014: Your Guide To This Year's Lineup

The Coachella festival always manages to bring out the big names for its annual two weekend spectacular in April. This year, organizers have outdone themselves with a feast of big name acts that will take...

By Stephanie Chase | 24th February 2014

Fascinating Fact: 4079007

Heavy rockers Motorhead have become the latest act to head for the high seas and create a fan cruise. MotorBoat will launch this autumn (14) and sail from Miami, Florida to Key West and Cozumel.

20th February 2014

Heavy Metal Stars Pay Tribute To Ronnie James Dio On New Album

Motorhead, Anthrax and Metallica are among the heavy metal heavyweights paying tribute to late rock icon Ronnie James Dio on a new album.The three acts have joined the likes of Killswitch Engage, Scorpions and Tenacious...

7th February 2014

Outkast, Muse And Arcade Fire Headline Coachella

OutKast, Muse and Arcade Fire will headline this year's Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival. Hip-hop act OutKast, featuring Andre 3000 and Big Boi, are reuniting for the event at the Empire Polo Fields...

9th January 2014

Lemmy Planning To Spark Comeback With Solo Album

Motorhead star Lemmy is hoping to bounce back from a recent medical crisis with a solo album full of star guests.The heavy rock icon was forced to scrap a Motorhead tour earlier this year (13)...

1st December 2013

Lemmy Not Impressed By Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Museum

Heavy rocker Lemmy has no desire to have his band Motorhead inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, after officials failed to take care of memorabilia he loaned to them for display.Fans of...

24th November 2013

Lemmy: 'Health Trouble Is Punishment For The Good Times'

Veteran Motorhead frontman Lemmy fears his current health problems are karma's way of punishing him for the "good times" he enjoyed during his rock and roll heyday.The Ace of Spades hitmaker, 67, has been forced...

23rd November 2013

Lemmy Had A Pacemaker Fitted To Regulate Heartbeat

Motorhead rocker Phil Campbell has opened up about his bandmate Lemmy's health issues, insisting he is doing well after having a pacemaker fitted earlier this year (13).The Ace of Spades hitmaker has been out of...

12th November 2013

Lemmy Has Pacemaker Fitted

Motorhead's Lemmy has had a pacemaker fitted.The 67-year-old rocker - real name Ian Fraser Kilmister - was warned by doctors he had to have the device fitted if he ever wanted to tour again after...

12th November 2013

Motorhead Postpone European Tour Until 2014

Rockers Motorhead have scrapped all European tour dates until next year (14) in a bid to allow frontman Lemmy to fully recover from ongoing health issues.The Ace of Spades singer has been off the road...

30th October 2013

Lemmy 'Over' His Health Issues

Lemmy claims he is ''over'' his health problems.The iconic Motorhead frontman was struck down earlier this year when he suffered a haematoma, leading to the band having to cancel a number of shows.However, the gravel-voice...

10th October 2013

Slash: 'Lemmy Is Doing Well'

Slash has assured Motorhead fans frontman Lemmy is "doing well" amid growing speculation about the singer's health.The Ace of Spades hitmaker has been out of action for some time after undergoing heart surgery and suffering...

7th August 2013

Motorhead Cut Short German Festival Set For Sick Lemmy

Motorhead were forced to cut short their set at a festival in Germany last week (beg29Jul13) as ailing frontman Lemmy was too weak to continue with the gig.The performance at the Wacken Open Air Festival...

6th August 2013

Frank Zappa's Widow Explains Unusual Kids' Names

Frank Zappa's widow has opened up about the unusual names the couple picked for its four children, revealing the late rock legend considered calling his eldest daughter Motorhead.The eccentric trailblazer and his wife Gail fell...

30th July 2013

Riot Fest 2013 Brings Classic Punk To Chicago This September

It's time to start making preparations for one of the loudest festivals of the year: Riot Fest 2013 featuring headline sets from the likes of Pixies, The Replacements and Blink-182.Taking place in Chicago on September...

By Holly Williams | 22nd July 2013

MotöRhead Tour Cancelled Due To Lemmy's Poor Health

Motörhead have been forced to pull out of French, German and Russian dates due to Lemmy reportedly suffering with haemotoma - a blood disorder where blood collects outside a vessel due after damage. The cancellation...

By Lauren James | 4th July 2013

Lemmy Thanks Fans For Support After Health Woes

Ailing Motorhead rocker Lemmy has thanked fans for their outpouring of support after his health woes forced the band to axe the remainder of its European tour.The British group initially pulled three live shows last...

3rd July 2013

Lemmy Donned Drag For Tony Iommi's Birthday

Motorhead rocker Lemmy gave his friend Tony Iommi a birthday to remember by donning a dress and high-heeled shoes to present him with a cake.The Black Sabbath star has revealed Lemmy often goes out of...

2nd July 2013

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'Child 44' Is Praised And Banned

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'A Little Chaos' Brings British Humour To A French Tale

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'Furious 7' Sparks The Rumour Mill

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Live At Leeds 2015: Great For Music, Great For Life In General

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