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Eric Church Honors David Bowie, Lemmy, Glenn Frey, and Scott Weiland at 2016 ACM Awards

The 2016 Academy of Country Music Awards took place last night, during which Nashville singer-songwriter Eric Church performed his Mr. Misunderstood single "Record Year." His set…
Rachel Brodsky / April 4, 2016

Alice Cooper and Johnny Depp Debut the Hollywood Vampires at the Grammys

Johnny Depp's mid-life crisis continued to play out on live television tonight as he, Alice Cooper, and Joe Perry performed as morbid supergroup/classic rock cover…
Anna Gaca / February 15, 2016

Watch Dave Grohl Perform ‘Ace of Spades’ With Members of Slayer, Pantera, and Metallica

Dimebash, the annual celebration of the late Pantera guitarist Dimebag Darrell, went down at Lucky Strike Live in Los Angeles last night, and in addition to honoring…
James Grebey / January 23, 2016

Jack Daniel’s to Release Limited-Edition Motörhead Whiskey in Lemmy’s Honor

Update: A Jack Daniel's representative say the Motörhead bottles of their whiskey are not officially produced by Jack Daniel's — " In this case, the retail…
Brennan Carley / January 18, 2016

Watch Dave Grohl’s Eulogy to His ‘Hero,’ Lemmy Kilmister

Yesterday, Motörhead held and live streamed a memorial service for their frontman, Ian "Lemmy" Kilmister, who died last month. Held at Los Angeles' Forest Lawn Memorial Cemetery,…
Rachel Brodsky / January 10, 2016

Watch the Live Stream of Lemmy’s Funeral

In one final act of trademark debauchery, the funeral for the late Ian "Lemmy" Kilmister will be held today at the Motörhead frontman's second home…
Andrew Unterberger / January 9, 2016

The Five Greatest Motörhead Albums

Like Slayer or the Roots, Motörhead are never considered to be less than a great band, though their legend is somewhat automatic just for sticking…
Dan Weiss / January 4, 2016

Ozzy Osbourne, Tom Morello, and More Rock Stars Remember the Sui Generis, Lemmy

The outpouring for Motörhead's gruff bassist and singer Lemmy Kilmister, who passed away at the age of 70 on Monday, has continued in the days since his…
Max Cea / December 30, 2015

Dave Grohl Got a Tattoo in Honor of Motörhead’s Lemmy

Foo Fighters' Dave Grohl is in the business of paying tribute to his favorite musicians onstage, but since the band's recent throne-happy tour has come…
Brennan Carley / December 30, 2015

New Details Revealed About Lemmy of Motörhead’s Last Days

Though Lemmy of Motörhead celebrated his 70th birthday party in style — a host of musical heavyweights including Billy Idol and Lars Ulrich paid him…
Harley Brown / December 29, 2015

Metallica’s Kirk Hammett Wrote a Touching Tribute to Motörhead’s Lemmy

Shortly after the news of Lemmy Kilmister's death broke, Metallica released a joint statement praising the late Motörhead singer, who died on Monday "after a short battle…
Rachel Brodsky / December 29, 2015

Motörhead ‘Is Over, Of Course’ Without Lemmy, Says Drummer

Following metal legend Lemmy's death on Monday, Motörhead drummer Mikkey Dee has said the band is finished. In an interview with Swedish publication Expressen, he said,…
Harley Brown / December 29, 2015

R.I.P. the Unsinkable Lemmy of Motörhead, 1945-2015

"Who'd win in a wrestling match, Lemmy or God?"  Few metal frontmen are iconic enough to be known by only one name. But…
Andrew Unterberger / December 29, 2015

Lemmy of Motörhead’s Death: Musicians React on Twitter

After leading a life so badass many thought he would never die (or at least play Glastonbury for another ten years), Motörhead's Lemmy, a.k.a. bassist…
Harley Brown / December 28, 2015

Motörhead’s Lemmy Dead at Age 70

Update: Motörhead have confirmed Lemmy's death in a Facebook post. "There is no easy way to say this…our mighty, noble friend Lemmy passed away today after…
Brennan Carley / December 28, 2015

Anthrax and Megadeth on Board for Motorhead’s MotorBoat Metal Cruise

Ahöy! We all know that Lemmy is a god of metal and now we'll find out if his power can match that of the sea deity…
Dan Reilly / March 11, 2014

Overkill: Lemmy’s Guide to Life

The man, the myth, the mutton chops: Ian Fraser "Lemmy" Kilmister — otherwise known as the face, voice, and bass of metal pioneers Motörhead and…
Harley Brown / October 19, 2012

The SPIN Interview: Lemmy

"Fuck Elvis and Keith Richards," Dave Grohl has said. "Lemmy's the king of rock'n'roll." And on this sunny L.A. February afternoon, the king is holding…
Matt Diehl / April 1, 2009