Lynda Kay remembers Lemmy Kilmister, the rock 'n' roll icon with a heart of gold

(Image credit: Linda Kay)

The acclaimed singer, guitarist and actor Lynda Kay was born in Dallas, Texas and resides in Los Angeles, appropriately so as she has been a regular on the music scene and on TV shows such as Amazon Prime’s Goliath for many years. 

Along the way, she struck up a close friendship with the late Motörhead singer Lemmy, a hero in our world – not just for his unique bass guitar playing, but also for the sheer force of his intellect and personality.  

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Joel McIver

Joel McIver was the Editor of Bass Player magazine from 2018 to 2022, having spent six years before that editing Bass Guitar magazine. A journalist with 25 years' experience in the music field, he's also the author of 35 books, a couple of bestsellers among them. He regularly appears on podcasts, radio and TV.