Motörhead

Watch Kirk Hammett's Wedding Band Supergroup Cover Black Sabbath, Billy Idol, Motörhead and More

When Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett assembled The Wedding Band, he was going to recruit some of the best musicians around. On bass was fellow Metallica bandmate, Robert Trujillo. On drums was Queens of the Stone Age drummer Joey Castillo. Also on guitar was Bad Wolves guitarist Doc Coyle, and on...
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Motörhead Celebrates 40th Anniversary of "Overkill" & "Bomber" with Deluxe Reissue Box Set

In celebration of the 40th anniversary for Motörhead's Overkill and Bomber , both released in 1979, the band's estate and BMG music have announced their "Motörhead '79" campaign which includes a deluxe reissue box set of both albums. "We are proud to announce the ultimate Motörhead ‘1979’...
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Motorhead Teams Up with Fantoons For "Where Is Lemmy?" Book

Remember those Where's Waldo? books where you would scan to find a someone wearing a red-and-white-striped shirt, bobble hat, and glasses? Well the legacy of Motörhead has developed a similar concept in parnership with Fantoons with the creation of the upcoming animated book, "Motörhead: Where is...
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Watch James Hetfield Rock Out To Motorhead Behind The Wheel

When you've got an open road all to yourself in sunny California, what can we listen to that will pump some electricity into this moment of peace? Why, Motörhead of course! That's exactly what Metallica's James Hetfield did over the Memorial Day weekend. In a short video posted to the band's...
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Watch Dave Grohl and Friends Cover Thin Lizzy & Motorhead at 'Ride For Ronnie'

May 5th, 2019 marked the 5th annual "Ride For Ronnie" motorcycle ride and concert where motorcyclists gathered at Harley-Davidson in Glendale, CA in memory of the late Ronnie James Dio. Proceeds from the event are donated to the Stand Up And Shout Cancer Fund, which raises awareness for cancer...
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40 Years Ago: Motorhead Goes Above and Beyond with "Overkill"

When Motörhead releases their self-titled debut album in 1977, they brought with them a new standard for hard, heavy and bluesy metal. But two years later, they raised that bar again on March 24th, 1979 with Overkill . Consisting of frontman/bassist Lemmy Kilmister, drummer Philthy Animal Taylor,...
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38 Years Ago: Motörhead Storms Into The Mainstream with "Ace Of Spades"

The story behind Lemmy Kilmister and the formation of Motörhead has been the things of rock legend. It all started in 1975 when he was kicked out of the band Hawkwind after being arrested for cocaine possession (though the charges were dropped because he was actually in possession of...
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20 Artists That Aren't In The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame, But Should Be

Every year there are cheers and jeers when the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame rolls out its nominees that have "demonstrated unquestional musical excellence" as well as influence for the future growth of rock n' roll. While many fans are thrilled that acts like Def Leppard and Rage Against The Machine...
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12 More Popular Songs Flawlessly Covered by Rock Artists

You want more covers? We've got it covered! There seems to be an endless bounty of great cover songs out there, and we've assembled twelve more! So sit back and enjoy! 1. "Cat People" by David Bowie covered by Shooter Jennings & Marilyn Manson Video of Shooter Jennings feat. Marilyn Manson -...
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Slash and Chester Bennington

Slash Reveals “Doctor Alibi” Originally Featured Chester Bennington

The lyrics of Slash's "Doctor Alibi" are even more poignant knowing that Chester Bennington originally sang them.
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