Tribute to Lemmy and Motörhead:
+ support Buzzard + Seize The Void
A top class and authentic tribute to the late, great Lemmy Kilmister and his band, Motörhead.
Motörheadache is a three piece tribute to Lemmy's musical career with Motörhead from 1975 to 2015, but features some his solo projects with the likes of Foo Fighters and Slash. Set up by lifelong Motörhead fan Rob Campbell on Rickenbacker bass and vocal, the line-up features Neil Archer on guitar and Nic Rudd on drums.
Motörheadache has previously toured the UK extensively, playing over 700 venues as well as gigs in Germany, Holland and Belgium. Motörheadache is embarking on its new UK tour from 6th February 2016 playing a number of large summer festivals including Festwich in Manchester in front of up to 10,000 people, a sold out Motörhead & Lemmy Tribute day in Lemmy’s birth town of Burslem and lots of gigs across the UK from Aberdeen to Plymouth.
The main body of the Motörheadache’s set list comprises a large number of songs from Motörhead’s Fast Eddie Clarke era, regarded by many Motörheadbangers as the classic era from 1975 to 1982. Songs include "Ace of Spades", "Bomber", "Overkill", "Iron Fist", "The Hammer", "The Chase is better than the Catch" and, of course, the bombastic "Motörhead" - the last of Lemmy’s songs for Hawkwind and the one that gave his new band its name.
Motörheadache also features a range of other material written by Motörhead from 1983 through to 2015. From Brian Robertson’s short stint in1983, to the re-launch in 1984 of Motörhead as a four piece with Wurzel and Phil Campbell on guitars and finally, the longstanding Lemmy, Phil Campbell and Mikkey Dee era from 1995 to 2015.
Songs from this period include "Killed by Death", "In the Name of Tragedy", "Sacrifice", "Death or Glory" and "Burner". Motörheadache also performs "Thunder and Lightning" from Motörhead’s last studio outing, "Bad Magic" – a song that Lemmy and Motörhead never got the chance to play live in the UK with the cancellation of their 2016 UK tour.
Motörheadache is proud to help keep alive the music of Motörhead by playing gigs all over the UK and inviting Motörheadbangers to celebrate the life and work of a rock icon and legend, Mr Lemmy Kilmister.
BUZZARD are a Grunge Rock power trio with Punk undertones to their sound. Formed in 2011, they produce and perform mostly original material and are based in Stourbridge, UK. A recent quote by a fan upon the release of their latest music video for their single "Kamikaze" perfectly describes the bands musical sound... "excellent work, Nirvana meets Motörhead springs to mind!" "Kamikaze" is the second single to be taken from their up and coming second album "Vallium Gorillas" and has enjoyed receiving a fast rate of online views and positive feedback since being uploaded to the bands YouTube channel. The video also features guitars provided via endorsment by Quincy Music.
Buzzard have earned the honour of being on the front cover of Nov 2016 Ryans Gig Guide which also includes an in depth two page feature on the band.
SEIZE THE VOID
Moulded from the same distinctive, midlands rock as legends such as Black Sabbath, Bilston based Seize The Void are a young and dynamic band bringing hard rock to a 21st Century audience. With a set crammed full of great original music, this is a 3-piece that delivers a huge sound that no rock fan can ignore.