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Lifetime Achievement Award for Lemmy

Lemmy, Motorhead
Lemmy, Motorhead
Legendary Motorhead bassist, Lemmy Kilmister has been presented with with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Bass Player Live Event in Hollywood, USA.

Lemmy, who uses Rickenbacker basses, was presented the award at the event over the weekend by Metallica bassist Rob Trujillo.

The legendary bassist, who was also in prog-rock outfit Hawkwind, said: "I only played bass 'cause I was a rotten guitarist."

His music has been a source of inspiration to many artists across the world in the realms of rock and heavy music. Motorhead has also been recently announced on the lineup for Download Festival 2016 alongside Iron Maiden, Black Sabbath and more.

Photograph by Jessica_Branstetter on Flickr Creative Commons . Edit made to reduce picture size to fit the thumbnail.

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By Michael Storey

Posted on 12 Nov 2015 15:31 to category : Band / Celebrity News

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