Mikkey Dee Announces Motörhead Tribute Show In Sweden

Motörhead drummer Mikkey Dee will be paying tribute to the band during a special show at Mellby Horsepower in Laholm, Sweden. The event will be held on July 23 and it will find Dee performing with various “friends.”

[via Blabbermouth]

Mikkey Dee (Scorpions, Motörhead) Honored As “Gothenburger Of The Year”

Yesterday (November 27), Mikkey Dee (Scorpions, Motörhead) was presented with the honorary “Gothenburger Of The Year” title in Gothenburg, Sweden. As part of the award, the drummer’s name was placed on a tram and he got to drive “40 tons of metal to the Queens Square where he [was] honored in front of fans and the people of Gothenburg.” Gothenburg city officials commented:

“We, the people of Gothenburg, feel an enormous pride that we have an artist of the world of this caliber in our city. For over 40 years Mikkey has performed with an amazing passion in some of the biggest bands in the world. He is true inspiration for all of us as well as young musicians”.

Motörhead Team Up With Puck Hcky For New Merch Collection

Motörhead have teamed up with hockey-themed brand Puck Hcky for a new merch collection. You can see what they have to offer HERE. Matt Marini, CEO of Puck Hcky, said the following about the collaboration:

“Crank it up to 11, everybody! We here at Puck Hcky cannot be more proud to release this amazing collaboration with rock and roll legends Motörhead. The impact Motörhead has had, and continues to have, in the music world is astounding due to how powerful, genre-bending, and lasting the songs they created are. Not only are the songs they created unforgettable, the band imagery is also instantly recognizable. We love this collaboration, and are truly honored to have the chance to add our Puck Hcky twist to the collection, making it a unique find for Motörhead fans all over the world! Wear it LOUD everyone!”

Watch Ozzy Osbourne & Lemmy Kilmister Reunite In Animated “Hellraiser” Music Video

Ozzy Osbourne and the late Lemmy Kilmister have reunited in a new animated video for “Hellraiser.” The version of the track featured in the video is a mashup of Osbourne’s 1991 recording of the song and Motörhead’s 1992 recording of the song. That special duet appears on the 30th anniversary of Osbourne’s “No More Tears.“ It can also be pre-ordered on 10″ vinyl (out December 3). Osbourne commented:

“I’m so glad we were able to honor my dear friend Lemmy with this duet and now the video. We immortalized him with a clip of the two of us being together, hanging out and getting into some trouble as we so often did.”

Motörhead’s Video For Their Cover Of David Bowie’s “Heroes” Surpasses 50 Million Views On YouTube

Motörhead’s video for their cover of David Bowie’s “Heroes” has officially surpassed 50 million views on YouTube. That track appears on their 2017 covers album “Under Cöver.”

Ozzy Osbourne And Motörhead To Release “Hellraiser” 10″ Single LP

Ozzy Osbourne and Motörhead have launched pre-orders for a “Hellraiser” 10″ single LP. The effort will be released on December 3 and it will feature Osbourne’s 1991 recording of the song, Motörhead’s 1992 recording of the song, and the recently released mashup. This news comes as Osbourne is releasing a 30th anniversary edition of “No More Tears“ today (September 17).

Motörhead Share Updated “Rock Out” Music Video

Motörhead have shared an updated version of their music video for “Rock Out.” The clip was released to promote the band’s new career-spanning compilation album, “Everything Louder Forever – The Very Best Of,” which will be released on October 29. More details on that can be found HERE. The group commented:

“One of finest tracks from #everythinglouderforever is ‘Rock Out’ and to celebrate we’ve had the video restored and upgraded to 4K HD. Check out the difference between the original and this new version! Watch the full video & preorder ‘Everything Louder Forever’ here https://motorhead.lnk.to/ELFFA

Motörhead To Release “Everything Louder Forever – The Very Best Of” Collection In October

Motörhead have announced that they will be releasing a new career-spanning compilation album, titled “Everything Louder Forever – The Very Best Of,” on October 29 via BMG. The effort will be available as 2CD, 2LP, and 4LP sets. The 2CD and 4LP sets will feature 42 tracks, while the 2LP set will feature 22 tracks.

“Everything Louder Forever – The Very Best Of” Track Listing:

CD 1:

01. “Overkill”
02. “We Are Motörhead”
03. “Snaggletooth”
04. “Rock It”
05. “Orgasmatron”
06. “Brotherhood Of Man”
07. “In The Name Of Tragedy”
08. “Bomber”
09. “Sacrifice”
10. “The Thousand Names Of God”
11. “Love For Sale”
12. Killed By Death
13. “I’m So Bad (Baby I Don’t Care)”
14. “Smiling Like A Killer”
15. “Sharpshooter”
16. “Queen Of The Damned”
17. “Keys To The Kingdom”
18. “Cradle To The Grave”
19. “Lost Johnny”
20. “The Game”

CD 2:

21. “Ace Of Spades” (40th Anniversary Master)
22. “Burner”
23. “Stone Dead Forever”
24. “Bad Woman”
25. “Just Cos You Got The Power”
26. “Stay Out Of Jail”
27. “No Class”
28. “I Am The Sword”
29. “The Chase Is Better Than The Catch”
30. “God Save The Queen”
31. “R.A.M.O.N.E.S.” (2006 Version)
32. “Iron Fist”
33. “Rock Out”
34. “Dirty Love”
35. “Shine”
36. “Overnight Sensation”
37. “On Your Feet Or On Your Knees”
38. “I Ain’t No Nice Guy”
39. “Sucker”
40. “1916”
41. “Choking On Your Screams”
42. “Motörhead”

High On Fire, Eyehategod, Exhorder, Etc. To Be Featured On Upcoming Motörhead Tribute Album

The organizers of the Psycho Las Vegas festival have launched a new label called Psycho Waxx. The first release from the label will be a Motörhead tribute album called “Löve Me Förever: A Tribute To Motörhead.” The effort is expected to be released in July 2022 and it will feature: High On Fire, Blackwater Holylight (feat. Matt Pike), Midnight, Exhorder, Stöner, Psychlona, Creeping Death, The Bridge City Sinners, Lord Buffalo, Relaxer, Eyehategod, Cephalic Carnage, Death By Stereo, Howling Giant, Mothership, Foie Gras, and more. One of the confirmed tracks is an all-star cover of “Ace Of Spades” featuring Phil Anselmo (Pantera), Gary Holt (Exodus), Chuck Garric (Alice Cooper), Sacha Dunable (Intronaut), Nick Oliveri (Stöner, ex-Kyuss), Dwid Hellion (Integrity), Zach Wheeler (Howling Giant), and Tom Polzine (Howling Giant). Pre-orders are available HERE.