WRITTEN BY MOTORHEAD’S OFFICAL BIOGRAPHERAlan Burridge
This is the most informative book about Motorhead ever, and that is no idle boast. Written by their officialbiographer, Alan Burridge, who is often referred to by the band s legions of fans, the Motorheadbangers, as“Professor Motorhead”, this book offers the full and in-depth Motorhead story, including many previouslyunpublished facts, revealed here for the very first time in print.This story begins at the genesis of Motorhead, the struggles, the hardships, and the poverty; when no one butfounder, bassist and vocalist, Lemmy Kilmister, had any faith in his band. His focus, tunnel-vision, andconviction to play the music he wanted to play has remained undiminished over the past 35 years andcounting, and Lemmy s present status as a rock icon is proof that he was right to follow his vision. Today, withhis long-time band cohorts, Phil Campbell on guitar, and Mikkey Dee on drums, the trio are regarded as one ofthe greatest rock bands in the world.Here we have it, everything you ever wanted to know about Motorhead, but were afraid to ask!The ultimate guide to one of the greatest rock bands of all time, Motorhead!• 200+ full colour, glossy pages with shiny silver trim• Features: Rare and early photos, unreleased material, and more information about theband than any other book on the market –• Bound in a gorgeous silver and red embossed hard cover!• Fully approved and endorsed by Lemmy (who also provides a brief note in the introduction)
About the author Alan BurridgeAlways a keen reader and writer, and with an interest in offset lithoprinting, the opportunity presented itself in 1979 to write and produce afanzine for the rock band, Motorhead. It was the punk era, fanzineswere trendy, a printing machine was available, an introduction to theband was made and we have never looked back. Now, in 2010, I havethe pleasure of saying that I have been running the MotorheadbangersFan Club for 30 years with almost 90 fanzines to my credit.