Motorhead guitarist Fast Eddie Clarke dead at 67

Motorhead guitarist Fast Eddie Clarke dead at 67
From CBC - January 11, 2018

British hard rock band Motorhead says former guitarist Fast Eddie has died aged 67.

Motorhead says on Facebook that EdwardClarke died Wednesday in a hospital while being treated for pneumonia.

All of us at Fastway HQ are absolutely heartbroken to have to post this - we have lost a legend.

Our thoughts are with his family and friends. He will be sorely missed.

RIP Fast Eddie


Clarke joined Motorhead soon after it was founded in 1975 by former Hawkwind bassist Ian (Lemmy)Kilmister. He was the final survivor of the band's classic lineup: Lemmy, Clarke and drummer Phil (Philthy Animal)Taylor.

Kilmister and Taylor both died in 2015.

Absolutely devastating news. The world has lost one of its greatest greats. RIP Fast Eddie Clarke. Now the entire classic #Motorhead line-up are back together in a journey that will never end. Youll never be forgotten. Your legacy will remain forever. Rock on in paradise.






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