Tag Archives: Lemmy

Lemmy Funko Pop! Vinyl Figure to be released next month

Posted by on October 12, 2016

With the holiday season creeping up to us right now, it’s a good idea to start thinking of what to buy for your loved ones so they don’t think you really don’t love them for not getting them a present. An idea that may work for kids and adults alike would be one of the […]

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Jonah from Ramming Speed finds Virginia hates Motorhead, partying

Posted by on September 30, 2016

Ramming Speed’s Jonah Livingston seems like he’d be a fun guy to party with. Not just because of the feel-good punk/thrash beats he lays down for the band, but also because of his license plate. And by that, we mean the license plate he doesn’t have, thanks to the completely unfun folks at the Virginia […]

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Lemmy statue unveiled at the Rainbow

Posted by on August 25, 2016

Just moments after Motorhead frontman Lemmy lost his battle with cancer last year, a crowdfunding campaign was launched to get a statue of the iconic rocker made. Of course, it’s final resting place would be a place where Mr. Kilmister spent much of his waking time when not onstage – the Rainbow Bar and Grill. […]

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End of an era? Slayer, Megadeth contemplate retirement

Posted by on August 8, 2016

We all know how terrible 2016 has been for the rock and metal community and, aside from the losses of notable musicians like David Bowie, Prince, Rainbow’s Jimmy Bain, the Eagles’ Glenn Frey or former Megadeth drummer Nick Menza, there’s also other aspect that many other artists are facing, and that’s retirement. As hasbeen the case with some […]

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Dio hologram debuts at Wacken [UPDATED]

Posted by on August 6, 2016

No, this isn’t a headline from The Hard Times. Earlier tonight at Germany’s Wacken Open Air Festival, Dio’s Disciples closed out the sold-out festival, and for the encore, “We Rock,” a Dio hologram appeared courtesy of digital effects company Eyellusion. The hologram made history, marking the first time a hologram was used with a live band. […]

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War Machine’s Ro Kohli talks metal, marketing; win Lemmy 70th bday poker chips

Posted by on June 13, 2016

Ro Kohli has been in the entertainment industry for the past 20 or so years, first working in publicity, then in street marketing, where he headed up Roadrunner’s street team and did tour marketing. He initially started his own company, War Machine Marketing, as a street marketing company. However, the recession found the labels that had […]

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Motorhead’s last Spain show available for streaming

Posted by on May 16, 2016

“We are Motorhead and we play rock and roll.” Those words, spoken by Lemmy Kilmister at the beginning of every one of the band’s shows, were legend. And as sad as it is that we won’t be hearing them again, Viviero Spain’s Resurrection Fest has put up professionally shot footage of last July’s Motorhead performance. […]

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Rob Zombie speaks about Slipknot, Prince, says touring with Slayer wasn’t a ‘good match’

Posted by on May 2, 2016

When you think about someone who has been in the music industry for a while, you should think of Rob Zombie, as he’s been in the business for nearly 30 years. Therefore, it’s interesting to ask him about the state of rock and metal to get a perspective from someone who has been involved in […]

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Black Stone Cherry apologize for Motorhead statement

Posted by on April 28, 2016

Earlier this week, Black Stone Cherry picked up a bunch of press when a comment in an interview they made was blown out of proportion. Granted, when that comment is that every day you were on tour with Motorhead in 2009, you were offered cocaine and turned it down, of course that’s going to get […]

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Was Black Stone Cherry offered cocaine by Motorhead every day? [UPDATED]

Posted by on April 26, 2016

When you think of Motorhead’s iconic rock and roll, Kentucky rockers Black Stone Cherry probably don’t come to mind, but the bands did tour together in Germany back in 2009. And according to bassist Jon Lawhon, Motorhead and their crew couldn’t stop offering their band cocaine. In an interview with Sweden’s RockSverige, he spoke about […]

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