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May 11, 2018 12:31 PM Motorhead tribute rock The Vic

HARD-hitting tribute acts Moretallica and Motorboat will bring a night of classic rock to the Victoria in Swindon on Saturday night. Moretallica are billed as the most exciting Metallica tribute with the fastest growing reputation, with a commitment to playing the music to the highest standard. Capturing the raw energy of Metallica’s early career, and sustaining 30

January 11, 2018 5:38 PM 'Now they can jam together again': Tributes pour in for Motorhead guitarist 'Fast' Eddie Clark, 67, who has become last of heavy metal band's three founding members to die

Tributes have poured in for Motorhead guitarist Eddie Clarke who became the last of the heavy metal band's three founding members to die. Fast' Eddie Clarke died after a battle with pneumonia, according to a statement on the band's official Facebook page. The post read: 'We are devastated to pass on the news we only just heard ourselves earlier tonight 18

June 15, 2017 7:21 PM He’s no MOTORHEAD! Head-banging pensioner rocks out to METALLICA while he's stuck in traffic

Bizarre footage has emerged of a pensioner headbanging to heavy metal music in his car. The clip shows the white-haired man thrashing around to Metallica's 'For Whom the Bell Tolls' as he sits in traffic. The video was uploaded to YouTube on Tuesday and it has since received more than 700,000 views. At one point the music fan gets so into it that he starts 9

August 25, 2016 6:45 AM Statue of Motorhead frontman Lemmy unveiled in LA

Motorhead frontman Lemmy has been immortalised in a new life-size statue at his favourite Los Angeles bar. Dozens of fans gathered to watch the unveiling of the 6ft bronze sculpture at the Rainbow Bar and Grill on West Hollywood's Sunset Strip. The monument was built after a crowd-funding campaign raised more than 22,000 dollars (£16,600) following Lemmy's 13

April 4, 2016 3:24 AM Chris Stapleton scores big at Country Music awards

LAS VEGAS Chris Stapleton, in his breakthrough year, took home more hardware at the Academy of Country Music Awards on Sunday, winning Male Vocalist of the Year, Album of the Year with "Traveller" and Song of the Year with "Nobody to Blame." Before success on his own, the bearded, Kentucky-born singer wrote or co-wrote six number one hits for some of country's 9

February 16, 2016 6:37 AM Burn! Taylor Swift delivers withering response to Kanye West’s claim that he made her famous while accepting another best album win at Grammy Awards

Taylor Swift hit out at Kanye West as she accepted her gong for Album Of The Year at the Grammy Awards on Monday night. The 26-year-old noted that she is the only woman in history to have won Album Of The Year twice in a thinly veiled attack against the rapper, after Kanye claimed last week that he made the pop star famous. 'As the first woman to win Album 14 1

February 8, 2016 6:33 PM Lemmy statue planned for his favourite bar

The Motorhead frontman, who died in December (15) after a brief battle with cancer, was a regular customer at the Rainbow Bar & Grill on the city's Sunset Boulevard, and his life was celebrated with a memorial event at the venue on the day of his funeral last month (Jan16). A fundraising campaign has now been launched to pay for a life-sized Lemmy statue 4

January 15, 2016 5:21 PM Mourning celebrities: Platform 9 3/4, Brixton or a bar in LA?

Harry Potter fans have been paying their respects to late actor Alan Rickman by creating a memorial in his honour at platform 9 3/4. Similar memorials have sprung up recently following the deaths of music legend David Bowie and Motorhead's Lemmy, with fans using social media to share their tributes from the sites. Flowers, notes and scarves were left at the site at London's 11 2

January 15, 2016 4:28 PM 'The ultimate ally in life, art and politics': MM's top five... Alan Rickman films

It was announced yesterday that Alan Rickman died of cancer at his home in London surrounded by his family, aged 69. Born in Hammersmith, London in 1946, he was a late-comer to acting. He attended Royal Academy Dramatic Art (RADA) in 1972/74 and worked minor rolls with the Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) in the late 70s. By the mid-80s he was a stalwart 9 1

January 13, 2016 9:07 AM Jerusalem, EastEnders or Ace of Spades? Fans suggest ideas for new English national anthem

MPs are today set to debate whether England should scrap God Save The Queen in favour of a new national anthem - sparking a range of bizarre suggestions for a replacement. Alongside traditional favourites such as Jerusalem and Land Of Hope And Glory, songs such as Motorhead’s Ace of Spades, The Verve’s Bittersweet Symphony and even the EastEnders theme 16