White Line Fever : Lemmy - The Autobiography, Paperback

White Line Fever : Lemmy - The Autobiography Paperback

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Told with Lemmy's indomitable charisma and humour, this is the autobiography of a rock icon who over the past thirty years in the industry, has stayed true to his music, his fans and his pleasures.

Lemmy was born Ian Fraser Kilmister in 1945, the son of a vicar who walked out on his mother when Lemmy was just three months old.

Having been inspired to play the guitar by Chicks, Little Richard and Buddy Holly, Lemmy formed what would become the ultimate metal group in 1975 and christened them Motorhead.

The group went on to embrace a rock-and-roll lifestyle fuelled by drink, drugs and women, and in the process released twenty-one albums and attracted a huge following.

WHITE LINE FEVER is a truly headbanging tour through the last few decades of speedmetal, offering a sometimes hilarious, often outrageous, but highly entertaining trip with the frontman of the loudest rock band in the world.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 320 pages, b/w illustrations
  • Publisher: Simon & Schuster
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Heavy Metal music
  • ISBN: 9780671033316



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Halfway through the book I gave up. I began to feel trainsick and reading about Lemmy's experiences didn't help. But it's worth reading, I'm not a Motörhead fan,just borrowed the book from a friend and I thought it was interesting.

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