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Tim Smith, the Cardiacs frontman, dies at 59

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Tim Smith, frontman for the British cult rock band Cardiacs, died on Wednesday, July 22.READ MORE

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Johnny Depp, Alice Cooper Band Hollywood Vampires Set for Lemmy, Motorhead Tribute at Grammys

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According to Alice Cooper, his new super-group band, The Hollywood Vampires, consisting of Johnny Deep, Joe Perry, and Duff McKagan, was formed "as a means to toast our 'dead drunk friends' at the Rainbow, all the ghosts in the bar." With that in mind, it's only fitting that Cooper and company premiere their brand new song, "As Bad As I Am," at the 2016 Grammy Awards as a tribute to the recently deceased Lemmy Kilmister and his band, Motorhead.READ MORE

Lemmy from Motorhead performs on The Pyramid Stage during the Glastonbury Festival at Worthy Farm, Pilton

New Motorhead & Lemmy Kilmister Documentary to Air on BBC iPlayer

Buzz 15:37PM EDT

As the rock music world mourns the passing of Lemmy Kilmister, a new documentary on his life and the band he founded, Motorhead, is set to air on BBC iPlayer. The documentary will largely center around the life and times of Kilmister and is entitled 'Lemmy: In His Own Words.' Mainly composed of archived footage of Kilmister interviews and on stage performances, the documentary will be released on iPlayer as of 9pm today.READ MORE

Lemmy and Phil Campbell from Motorhead performs on The Pyramid Stage during the Glastonbury Festival at Worthy Farm, Pilton

Motorhead's Phil Campbell Explains His Absence from Lemmy Kilmister's Funeral

Buzz 11:11AM EDT

Phil Campbell and Eddie Clark have explained why they didn't attend Lemmy Kilmister's funeral in Los Angeles this past Sunday (Jan. 10) on Twitter, as their absence was especially notable. Campbell has been the band's guitarist since 1984 and Clark has played with Motorhead from 1976-1982.READ MORE

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Dave Grohl and Slash Deliver Moving Euologies at Lemmy's Memorial Service [WATCH]

Buzz 09:26AM EDT

Saturday night a host of hard rock musicians including Dave Grohl, Slash, Anthrax's Scott Ian, Judas Priest's Rob Halford and more delivered moving eulogies to the late Lemmy Kilmister of Motörhead.READ MORE

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Slash, Dave Grohl, Lemmy Perform Motorhead's 'Ace of Spades' in 2010 [WATCH]

Buzz 14:34PM EDT

In commemoration of the late Lemmy Kilmister of Motorhead, a staggering 2010 performance of the band's classic track, "Ace of Spades," featuring Guns N' Roses' Slash, as well as Foo Fighters' Dave Grohl, has been making its rounds.READ MORE

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Guns N' Roses' Slash Tributes Motorhead's Lemmy With 'Ace of Spades' Cover [WATCH]

Buzz 17:05PM EDT

Amidst rumors of a possible upcoming reunion of Guns N' Roses' original founding members, guitarist Slash along with Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators performed at Las Vegas' House of Blues on New Year's Eve (Dec. 31), where the legendary axe man paid tribute to Motörhead's Lemmy Kilmister by covering the band's most celebrated track, "Ace of Spades."READ MORE

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Video Online of Lemmy's Final Performance With Motörhead, 2 Weeks Before His Death [WATCH]

Buzz 13:57PM EDT

Just two and a half weeks before his death, Lemmy Kilmister closed out his and Motörhead's final show ever in Berlin, which was meant to be the end cap on that leg of a 40-year anniversary tour. The band was meant to continue the tour in January, but Lemmy was diagnosed with an extremely aggressive cancer and died two days after learning of his ailments. Now, video of that final performance has surfaced online and you can watch this final performance.READ MORE

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Motorhead's Lemmy Kilmister Remembered by Director Penelope Sheeris

Buzz 12:57PM EDT

Many in the entertainment industry have come out to speak on the death of Lemmy Kilmister following his death at 70. A full seven years after her documentary 'The Decline of Western Civilization' was released, a film on the L.A. punk scene, director Penelope Spheeris decided to then document the glam metal trend. In 'The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years,' released in 1988, Spheeris had her first opportunity to interact with Lemmy Kilmister of Motorhead.READ MORE

Lemmy and Phil Campbell from Motorhead performs on The Pyramid Stage during the Glastonbury Festival at Worthy Farm, Pilton

Motorhead Roadie Steve Luna Talks Lemmy Kilmister's Death in New Interview

Buzz 22:36PM EDT

The music world was stunned at the passing of Motorhead founder and frontman Lemmy Kilmister on Dec. 28 after a short bout with a particularly aggressive form of cancer. Kilmister was first diagnosed with the disease on Dec. 26 and died two days later. He was a heavy metal figurehead in music and is being mourned by many in the music industry. A lesser known fact about Kilmister was that he had a short stint as a rodeo for Jimi Hendrix early on in his time in the music industry. Now, his roadie Steve Luna talks his death in a new interview.READ MORE

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Foo Fighters' Dave Grohl Gets Tattoo to Honor Memory of Motorhead's Lemmy Kilmister

Buzz 20:09PM EDT

There has been an outpouring of support in the music world following the death of Motorhead's Lemmy Kilmister, but Dave Grohl has gone above and beyond. The Foo Fighters' frontman has actually gotten a tattoo in honor of Kilmister. Grohl had new ink of Motorhead's Ace of Spades logo tattooed on his forearm to commemorate his fallen friend and collaborator.READ MORE

 Lemmy from Motorhead performs on The Pyramid Stage during the Glastonbury Festival at Worthy Farm, Pilton

RIP Lemmy Kilmister: Ozzy Osbourne, Flea, Dave Navarro React to Motorhead Singer's Death

Buzz 17:01PM EDT

The music world was saddened by the passing of Lemmy Kilmister, who died on Dec. 28 after an extremely short battle with cancer. Musicians the world over are mourning the former Motorhead frontman, but some notable names have reacted to his death on social media to commemorate Kilmister's life. Amongst those paying tribute are Slipknot, Metallica, Ozzy Osbourne, Sharon Osbourne, Eddie Trunk, Flea, Dave Navarro, Gene Simmons, Nikki Sixx and more.READ MORE

Musician Lemmy of Motorhead attends The 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards at the STAPLES Center

Motorhead Drummer Mikkey Dee Talks Lemmy Kilmister's Death in New Interview

Buzz 17:15PM EDT

As the rock world mourns the death of Motorhead frontman Lemmy Kilmister yesterday (Dec. 29), his drummer Mikkey Dee is talking his final months in a new interview. While he asserts that the band is essentially "over," as Kilmister was the only original member left, he gives the frontman a lot of credit for continuing on the last tour in the face of cancer. Dee has been playing with Motorhead since 1992 and the original band was formed in 1975.READ MORE

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Lemmy's Fierce Vocals Own Motorhead Cover of Metallica's 'Enter Sandman' [LISTEN]

Buzz 15:51PM EDT

As we mourn the death of one of rock and roll's greatest frontmen, Lemmy Kilmister, we take a look back at the singer's fierce vocals on Motorhead's 1998 cover of Metallica's "Enter Sandman," one of heavy metal's most-covered songs.READ MORE

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Lemmy Kilmister Dead at 70 - Motörhead Frontman Lost Battle to Cancer

Buzz 21:55PM EDT

It comes with great sadness that to announce that the frontman of Motörhead, Lemmy Kilmister, has died at the age of 70, right after being diagnosed with cancer.READ MORE

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