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Motorhead's Lemmy tells Welsh politicians: legalise heroin

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    Mar 12, 2004
    <p><img src="http://static.flickr.com/24/59702628_95366f7166_o.jpg" align="right" alt="Lemmy" />Pinstriped Welsh lawmakers came face-to-face with one of heavy metal's most infamous hellraisers and were promptly told to legalize heroin. Gravel-throated Motorhead frontman Lemmy was invited to the Welsh Assembly in Cardiff by the normally stiff-upper-lip Conservatives after one of their number was moved by the singer's condemnation of drugs on a recent television documentary. Motorhead are reputedly the loudest band on the planet - and the message was loud and clear to those within earshot. "I have never had heroin, but since I moved to London from north Wales in '67 I have mixed with junkies on a casual and almost daily basis," Lemmy told lawmakers. <a href="http://news.yahoo.com/s/afp/20051103/ennew_afp/afpentertainmentbritain_051103193809">Read more</a>.<p style="font-size:10px;text-align:right;">Technorati Tags: <a href="http://technorati.com/tag/Lemmy" rel="tag">Lemmy</a></p></p>