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Why Lemmy became the godfather of the Sunset Strip

Forget your glam rock also-rans – it was Lemmy who personified LA's legendary Sunset Strip

It was a pilgrimage for many; head to the Sunset Strip and spot Lemmy at his second home, in the corner of the Rainbow Bar & Grill, playing video poker, drink in hand. Hair metal may have long been the defining image of the Strip, but Lemmy remained a constant in the Rainbow long after a million Crüe wannabes disappeared into a sea of smeared eyeliner and soiled spandex.


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