Phil „Philthy Animal“ Taylor, the former drummer of the legendary British band Motörhead, died yesterday Wednesday 11. November at the age of 61 Years. Taylor's former bandmate „Fast“ Eddie Clarke published the following message:
My dear friend and brother died in the past Night. He had been ill for some time, but that makes it no easier, when the time has come at last. I knew Phil, since he 21 was, and he was one hell of cool guy. Fortunately, we have together fantastic Music made, and I have a lot of fond memories of our time together. Rest in peace, Phil!
Tylor played by 1975 to 1984 and from 1987 to 1992 on the side of Clarke and singer Lemmy Motörhead. He worked with Lemmy at the great albums „On Parole“, „Overkill“ and „Ace of Spades“ with. Zudem arbeitete der Drummer mit Iggy Pop, Danzig and W.A.S.P. together. The current members of cult rockers Motörhead goodbye via Taylor Facebook. „Lil‘ Philthy“, as he is called in the entry, have the drums not only with „Rage and determination“ played, he had also loved it, People from time to time as „Wazzocks“ to insult and was among other things a model for the punk /Metal-Hairstyles have been many young guys.