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Lemmy: Speed kills...

Sylvie Simmons, MOJO, July 2006

… but not when you have the constitution of a warthog and you're the Lewis gun of the bass guitar. Cue tales of Sid Vicious, Hendrix and... the Nolans, from Motorhead legend Lemmy.

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