When MOTÃ–RHEAD does anything, they do it big. So naturally, MOTÃ–RHEAD is taking part in Record Store Day 2014 in a big way â€“ offering a must-have collectible item! The band is releasing a limited and numbered special edition Aftershock picture disc vinyl, exclusively for Record Store Day on April 19th. The 180-gram picture discs are limited to 4,500 units worldwide and are individually numbered. Go to www.recordstoreday.com to find a participating Record Store Day store near you.
MOTÃ–RHEADâ€™s Aftershock did not only act as another stellar addition to the bandâ€™s legendary catalog, but is widely regarded as one of the best musical releases of 2013. Aftershock marked MOTÃ–RHEADâ€™s biggest selling first week and highest US chart debut numbers to date. You can order Aftershock now in Limited Edition Digipack format via Amazon.com at this link. The album is also available in regular CD format and vinyl (gatefold â€“ 180-Gram Single LP).
Last week, MOTÃ–RHEAD teamed up with Rolling Stone to premiere their brand new lyric video for the track â€˜Crying Shameâ€™. Check out the impressive and engaging video here, only via RollingStone.com.
Catch MOTÃ–RHEAD performing with Megadeth and Anthrax on the first annual MOTÃ–RHEADâ€™s MotÃ¶rboat cruise onboard the Carnival Ecstasy from September 22-26, 2014. In addition to these three rock giants, â€œThe Loudest Boat In The Worldâ€ will also feature performances from Zakk Wylde, Jim Breuer, Danko Jones, Fireball Ministry, Wilson, and some big surprises. More bands are set to be announced soon. Tickets for MOTÃ–RHEADâ€™s MotÃ¶rboat, as well as full details and cabin pricing, are on sale now at www.MotorheadCruise.com.
MOTÃ–RHEAD have confirmed select performances this spring, including two stops at Coachella on April 13th and April 20th. Other stops include Los Angeles, CA, Chandler, AZ, Las Vegas, NV, and San Francisco, CA. See below for a full listing of dates.
MOTÃ–RHEAD Spring Performance Dates:
4/11 Los Angeles, CA @ Club Nokia
4/13 Indio, CA @ Coachella
4/15 Chandler, AZ @ Wild Horse Pass Hotel & Casino
4/17 Las Vegas, NV @ Pearl Concert Theater
4/18 San Francisco, CA @ Warfield Theatre
4/20 Indio, CA @ Coachella
Make sure to also pick up your copy of the Ronnie James Dio tribute compilation This Is Your Life, which features the track â€˜Starstruckâ€™ covered by MOTÃ–RHEAD with Biff Byford of Saxon. The compilation hits stores on April 1, 2014 via Rhino, but you can reserve your digital copy now via iTunes here, or physical via Amazon here.