"There is no easy way to say this," reads a post on the band's official Facebook page. "Our mighty, noble friend Lemmy passed away today after a short battle with an extremely aggressive cancer.
A German heavy metal fan was found to have given himself a brain injury through years of vigorous head-banging. His most recent head-banging escapade took place at a Motörhead concert.
Motorhead guitarist Phil Campbell has confirmed that the band's hard-living frontman, bassist Lemmy Kilmister, 67, has been fitted with a pacemaker.
Motörhead have been forced to postpone their planned European tour until February 2014. The reason? Lemmy Kilmister, their iconic bassist and frontman, needs time recover from his illness.
Motorhead have uploaded their latest music video — "Heartbreaker" to YouTube, and you can check it out below. The track is from the band's new album, Aftershock, which was released today, October 22.
Motörhead have announced a new studio album, Aftershock. The disc — the band's 21st full-length studio effort — will be released October 22.
As we reported earlier this week, Motörhead were forced to cut short their set at Germany's Wacken festival last Friday after Lemmy Kilmister felt too weak to continue.
Motörhead have announced the release of The Wörld Is Ours Vol. 2: Anyplace Crazy As Anywhere Else, the followup to 2011's The Wörld Is Ours Vol. 1: Everywhere Further Than Everyplace Else.
During the first stop of the 26 date tour, Anthrax, Slipknot, Slayer, and Motorhead saw the biggest audience ever on their five-year-old tour, with 26,150 in the crowd, 4,000 more than ever before.
Remember last year when Motörhead launched their own wine, Motörhead Shiraz? Well, the metal icons are expanding their boozy empire.
Metal legends Motorhead have officially been added to the lineup for the 2012 Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival.
Motörhead's extravagant new 15-disc box set, Complete Early Years Box Set, comes out Tuesday. It will cost more than $600, and Lemmy Kilmister is none too pleased.