Heavy/speed metal hard rock legends Motorhead are considered to be one of the innovators of the speed/thrash metal movement. Formed in 1975 by Fraser Kilmister, or Lemmy as he's famously know for, Motorhead is a band that was created after Lemmy was kicked out of the band Hawkwind. Lemmy originally wanted to call the band Bastard, but at management's insistence, he instead went with Motorhead. Motorhead has released an extensive collection of 21 studio albums, 5 live albums, 9 compilations, 4 EPs, has released 21 singles and has the distinct honor of being named number 26 on VH1's 100 Greatest Artists of Hard Rock. Between 1978 and 1979, Motorhead began the rise to fame and fortune with their albums Overkill and Bomber. During that time they played England's popular Reading Festival and both the Overkill tour and Bomber tour, the latter which included a spectacular light show. For the next 30 years following the sensations of Overkill and Bomber, Motorhead went on to release records like No Remorse, Orgasmatron and March or Die and they continued to play in concert around the world to millions of hard rock loving fans. In the year 2010, Motorhead celebrated their 35 anniversary as a band with a series of live performances that accompanied the release of The World is Yours Album and this is the music video for the first single off that album, "Get Back In Line". http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O02Gnzn5JDY&ob=av2n
Motörhead tour dates 2015 U.S.
Motörhead does not currently have any concerts scheduled in U.S. in 2015. If you’re a Motörhead fan, there are similar bands with concerts coming up like Black Sabbath, Venom, Anthrax, Exodus, Iron Maiden, Testament. The last time Motörhead played a show in U.S. was 2015, in Pompano Beach. Overall, Motörhead have played a total of 147 gigs in the country. If you’re ready for a road trip, Motörhead, currently has 24 gigs booked in cities like Madrid (Spain), London (United Kingdom), Lille (France), Trento (Italy), Offenbach (Germany), Linz (Austria), Basel (Switzerland), Aarhus (Denmark), Helsinki (Finland), Oslo (Norway), Stockholm (Sweden), Bratislava (Slovakia).
Other Motörhead concerts
|Nov 27, 2015||Max Schmeling Halle||Berlin, DE|
|Nov 28, 2015||Alsterdorfer Sporthalle||Hamburg, DE|
|Nov 30, 2015||Scandinavian Congress Center||Aarhus, DK|
|Dec 01, 2015||Scandinavium||Gothenburg, SE|
|Dec 03, 2015||Oslo Spektrum||Oslo, NO|
|Dec 04, 2015||Hovet||Stockholm, SE|
|Dec 06, 2015||Hartwall Arena||Helsinki, FI|
|Jan 23, 2016||Newcastle City Hall||Newcastle-upon-Tyne, GB|
|Jan 24, 2016||Clyde Auditorium||Glasgow, GB|
|Jan 26, 2016||O2 Apollo Manchester||Manchester, GB|
|Jan 27, 2016||Oasis Leisure Centre||Swindon, GB|
|Jan 29, 2016||Hammersmith Apollo||London, GB|
|Jan 30, 2016||Hammersmith Apollo||London, GB|
|Feb 01, 2016||Zenith Arena||Lille, FR|
|Feb 04, 2016||Sant Jordi Club||Barcelona, ES|
|Feb 06, 2016||Barclaycard Center||Madrid, ES|
|Feb 08, 2016||Arena Geneve||Genève, CH|
|Feb 09, 2016||St Jakobshalle||Basel, CH|
|Feb 11, 2016||Alcatraz||Milano, IT|
|Feb 14, 2016||Wiener Stadthalle||Wien, AT|
|Feb 15, 2016||Tips Arena Linz||Linz, AT|
|Feb 17, 2016||AEGON ARENA||Bratislava, SK|
|Feb 20, 2016||PalaTrento||Trento, IT|
|Feb 22, 2016||Chemnitz Arena||Chemnitz, DE|
|Feb 23, 2016||Stadthalle Offenbach||Offenbach, DE|
Past Motörhead gigs
|Nov 25, 2015||Arena Ludwigsburg||Ludwigsburg|
|Nov 24, 2015||Jahrhunderthalle||Frankfurt am Main|
|Nov 21, 2015||Zenith - die Kulturhalle||Munich|
|Nov 20, 2015||Zenith - die Kulturhalle||Munich|
|Nov 18, 2015||Saarlandhalle||Saarbrücken|
|Nov 17, 2015||Mitsubishi Electric Halle||Düsseldorf|
|Nov 15, 2015||Zénith Paris||Paris|
|Sep 26, 2015||Pompano Beach Amphitheatre||Pompano Beach|
|Sep 25, 2015||House of Blues Orlando||Orlando|
|Sep 23, 2015||The Fillmore||Charlotte|
|Sep 22, 2015||Tower Theatre||Upper Darby|
|Sep 18, 2015||Théâtre L'Olympia||Montreal|
|Sep 16, 2015||Jones Beach Theater||Wantagh|
|Sep 15, 2015||Oakdale Theatre||Wallingford|
|Sep 12, 2015||The Fillmore Detroit||Detroit|
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