By Martin Popoff
“Motörhead, take note me now, Motörhead, alright!”
Lemmy, Phil, speedy Eddie and the increase of Motörhead is the 1st e-book to have fun the classic-era Motörhead lineup of Lemmy Kilmister, “Fast” Eddie Clarke, and Phil “Philthy Animal” Taylor. via interviews with the entire crucial troublemakers, Martin Popoff celebrates the formation of the band and the documents that made them legends: Motörhead, Overkill, Bomber, Ace of Spades, No Sleep ’til Hammersmith, and Iron Fist. An in-depth coda brings the tale brand new with the stunning fresh deaths of Taylor and Kilmister.
Motörhead involves lifestyles during this booklet as bad-luck undesirable boys — doused in drink and medication, such a lot significantly velocity — incapable of operating their lives correct, retailer for quick Eddie, who's charged with keeping issues jointly. Popoff additionally examines the heady weather of tune throughout the band’s upward thrust to prominence through the New Wave of British Heavy steel, with unique mirrored image on Motörhead’s distinctive place within the scene as either originators and embattled survivors who carried at the renegade spirit of these times.
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Beer Drinkers and Hell Raisers: The Rise of Motörhead by Martin Popoff