Everything louder than everyone else? Fuck yes.
After his dismissal from Hawkwind (following a drug bust on the Canadian border), Lemmy formed Motörhead in the summer of 1975. Over the next four decades, his band did things in their own defiant, deafening style, releasing 22 studio albums in the process. Many of your favourite bands are indebted to Lemmy and Motörhead.
So, to celebrate the life and times of the iconic frontman and his band, here are the eminently quotable interviews, the stories behind the songs, essential playlists, plus tales from the road and the high seas – all from the TeamRock archives.
“I am rock and roll, and rock and roll is me…”
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