After last week's abbreviated set at Wacken, there was some concern for the health of Motorhead frontman Lemmy Kilmister. The band told us he was doing ok yesterday, but now another rock god, Slash, reassures us that the bassist is a-okay.
Visited Lemmy today; he's doing well. There's been a lot of rumors. But he's in good shape. & finishing Motörhead record now. iiii]; )'
— Slash (@Slash) August 7, 2013
This is actually quite reassuring, what with all the rumors of Lemmy's death over the weekend. The band promises that Lemmy will be fine and ready to go with a new Motorhead album later this year.
Earlier this year we learned Lemmy had suffered from hematoma and had to cancel a bunch of gigs.
Let's take a look back to Lemmy and Slash jamming with Dave Grohl on "Ace of Spades" at the 2010 Revolver Golden Gods Awards: