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Lemmy ePUB º In 'The Ace of Spades', Motörhead's most famous song, Lemmy, the borntolose, livetowin frontman of the band sang, 'I don't want to live forever' Yet as he told his friend of years, former PR and biographer Mick Wall, 'Actually, I want to go the day before forever To avoid the rush' This is his strange but true story Brutally frank, painfully funny, wincingly sad, and always.



In 'The Ace of Spades', Motörhead's most famous song, Lemmy, the borntolose, livetowin frontman of the band sang, 'I don't want to live forever' Yet as he told his friend ofyears, former PR and biographer Mick Wall, 'Actually, I want to go the day before forever To avoid the rush' This is his strange but true story Brutally frank, painfully funny, wincingly sad, and always beautifully told, LEMMY: THE DEFINITIVE BIOGRAPHY is the story of the only rock'n'roller never to sell his soul for silver and gold, while keeping the devil, as he put it, 'very close to my side' From school days growing up in North Wales, to first finding fame in the mids with the Rockin' Vicars 'We were very big up north, I had a Zephyr '; from being Jimi Hendrix's personal roadie 'I would score acid for him', to leading Hawkwind to the top of the charts inwith 'Silver Machine' 'I was fired for taking the wrong drugs'; from forming Motörhead 'I wanted to call the band Bastard but my manager wouldn't let me', whose iconoclastic album NO SLEEP 'TIL HAMMERSMITH entered the UK charts at No and its title into the lexicon of hipspeakBased on Mick's original interviews with Lemmy conducted over numerous years, along with the insights of those who knew him bestformer band mates, friends, managers, fellow artists and record business insidersthis is an unputdownable story of one of Britain's greatest characters As Lemmy once said of Wall, 'Mick Wall is one of the few rock writers in the world who can actually write and seems to know anything about rock music I can and do talk to him for hourspoor bastard' With the hard part of his journey now over, Lemmy is set to become a legend LEMMY: THE DEFINITIVE BIOGRAPHY explains exactly how that came to be