MOTORHEAD GUITARIST “FAST” EDDIE CLARK DIES
(Reprinted from The Guardian.com)
Motörhead guitarist ‘Fast’ Eddie Clarke dies
The last surviving member of the British rock band’s best-known lineup died after contracting pneumonia.
Motörhead guitarist “Fast” Eddie Clarke has died at the age of 67.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. Ted Carroll (who formed Chiswick Records) made the sad announcement via his FB page, having heard from Doug Smith that Fast Eddie passed peacefully in hospital where he was being treated for pneumonia.
Fast Eddie…keep roaring, rockin’ and rollin’ up there as goddamit man, your Motörfamily would expect nothing less!!!
His death was announced on Motörhead’s Facebook page. According to the post, Clarke died peacefully in hospital after suffering from pneumonia.RIP FAST EDDIE CLARKE 5th October 1950 – 10th January 2018 Day in Rock & Roll. Eddie many of us loved you, you will be missed.