Tag Archives: Lemmy Kilmister

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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Alice Cooper’s Hollywood Vampires to pay tribute to Lemmy Kilmister at The Grammys

Posted by on February 4, 2016

The Grammys are infamous for forgetting to include deceased metal legends in its “In Memoriam” portion (well, you can argue they forget about metal in general). However, it appears that the NARAS members are keen to honoring the late Lemmy Kilmister. That’s why the award show has tapped Hollywood Vampires, Alice Cooper’s cover band whose […]

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Lemmy Kilmister’s official cause of death revealed

Posted by on January 20, 2016

After a few weeks of his passing, it appears that Lemmy’s cause of death was prostate cancer and other heart failures, according to the death certificate obtained by TMZ. The copy of the death certificate lists “prostate cancer, congestive heart failure and cardiac arrhythmia” as the causes of his passing. Cardiac arrhythmia refers to an irregular […]

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‘Food & Beverage’ Magazine renames the Jack and Coke “The Lemmy”

Posted by on January 12, 2016

It’s been a few weeks since Motorhead’s Lemmy Kilmister’s passing, and while many have tried to pay tribute to the legend by shutting down an entire street in Hollywood or petitioning to name a new element after him, the newest one that’s actually caught on really fast was the renaming of the classic Jack and Coke to “The […]

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Motörhead to stream Lemmy’s service; petition to name new element “Lemmium” in place

Posted by on January 7, 2016

Many things are happening in the wake of Lemmy’s passing, including “Ace of Spades” finally reaching the charts and the Sunset Strip take over for his memorial in Hollywood, CA but things aren’t stopping there. As expected, many would like to attend to his funeral service to pay tribute to the legend but that sort of events are […]

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Dave Grohl got a new Motörhead tattoo in honor of Lemmy

Posted by on December 30, 2015

Dave Grohl seems to be a really cool dude and someone who has a lot of respect for his fellow rock musicians. With the news about Lemmy’s death, we wouldn’t expect anything less from him to pay tribute to the legend, but we thought it would be an epic eulogy like Ozzy Osbourne did yesterday. Instead, […]

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Ozzy Osbourne talks about long friendship with Lemmy

Posted by on December 30, 2015

Many musicians have made their eulogies about the late Lemmy Kilmister, from high-profile artists to newer bands who were inspired by Motörhead and their leader, but if there’s one that really matters, it would be from Lemmy’s long-time friend, Ozzy Osbourne. Osbourne spoke to Rolling Stone about his friendship and history with Lemmy, which goes way back […]

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