ARCHIVE GIG – Motorhead, In Flames, Girlschool @ Academy, Liverpool

Reviewed by MWJ


Even without the greying/balding hair, laughter/frown lines, senility, on-set Parkinson’s shakes, impotence, slow reactions, failed marriages, alienated kids, and hopeless, downwardly spiralling, endgame outlook, you’d still have Motorhead to remind you what an old b*stard you are.  The first band to really (blow) open my mind to music (“call that music?”) I got into them soon after their 10th anniversary in the mid eighties, and so, having not seen them live since the early nineties, figured in the year of their 30th would be a good time to renew acquaintance with this oldest of friends.More