Ink !9: Motorhead in the Studio

Motorhead in the Studio.
By Jake Brown
Trafalgar Square

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There are some mindboggling compositional gambits in these pages. You know you’re in trouble when each chapter is padded with lengthy excerpts of reviews from magazines like Billboard and Rolling Stone and interviews from fansites. Why was this necessary? Are you telling me that you’re writing a book about Motorhead, a band that writes their albums in the studio by all accounts wired to the gills on cheap trucker speed, WITH LEMMY ON BOARD, and you run out of fucking anecdotes? Here is a band that recorded an album in L.A. DURING THE RIOTS! Paint me a fucking picture with words, man!

Read the full book review at Ink 19.

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