Eddie Clarke of Motorhead, left, with bandmates Lemmy and Phil Taylor (1980). Photograph: International/Rex/Shutterstock
Former Motorhead guitarist “Fast” Eddie Clarke has died at the age of 67, according to a post on the band’s Facebook page.
“We are devastated to pass on the news we only just heard ourselves earlier tonight – Edward Allan Clarke, or as we all know and love him Fast Eddie Clarke – passed away peacefully yesterday,” says the post.
Clarke reportedly passed away while being treated for pneumonia in hospital. He was the last surviving member of the original Motorhead line-up.
We are devastated to pass on the news we only just heard ourselves earlier tonight…Edward Allan Clarke – or as we all…