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Robot Band Compressorhead Bring the ‘Metal’ With Motorhead’s ‘Ace of Spades’

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Lemmy Kilmister may be an ageless wonder, but the Motorhead frontman need not worry about his band’s music surviving for the long haul. That’s because the robot band known as Compressorhead does a pretty nifty job of taking on the Motorhead classic ‘Ace of Spades.’

The mechanical outfit is not only quite adept at playing the hard-driving song, but one of the robots, guitarist Fingers, has the headbanging action down pat as well. However, watching Compressorhead play gives you newfound respect for Motorhead drummer Mikkey Dee, as it’s noticeable that the robot drummer Stickboy has a few more appendages to pull off what Dee normally does behind the kit.

Compressorhead take their “metal” roots to heart, also covering such songs as AC/DC‘s ‘TNT’ and Pantera‘s ‘Becoming‘ as part of their repertoire. Drummer Stickboy previously performed at the 2008 Big Day Out festival in Australia and will return with the full robot group to be part of the 2013 Big Day Out bill.

Watch Compressorhead Perform Motorhead’s ‘Ace of Spades’

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