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Oslo City Hall to honour Lemmy with bells

Every day at 6pm until 31 May, the bell tower at Oslo’s City Hall will honour Motörhead frontman Lemmy Kilmister by playing the band’s 2015 song ‘Electricity’.

Oslo's City Hall.
Oslo’s City Hall. Image by Doug Kerr / CC BY-SA 2.0

The bells at the hall play a different song every hour, on the hour, throughout the day, and the latest tribute joins a list of songs including John Lennon’s ‘Imagine’ and the theme tune from ‘Super Mario Brothers’. Rock legend Lemmy passed away on 28 December, after being diagnosed with cancer just two days earlier. Read more: thelocal.no