> To me, Bob,
you will always be
the man who threw crockery at Viv
Stanshall, stabbed me with a sword onstage at Wembley Arena, and the
man I knew as Raving Rupert.
Blow your bloody bugle
till I get there. <
being asked by Roy Dunn: "Do
you ever see Bob Calvert these days?", Lemmy replied:
"Only in the Funny Farm - he is the only bastard
I know who is crazier than me!!"
"He then related the Viv
Stanshall incident to me with pleasure"!!
Another snippet of Lemmy
on Robert Calvert, taken from an interview in the 'Kerrang' magazine,
Q: Acid seemed to lead to a lot of, er, experimental dressing?
Lemmy: Oh, yeah, there was a lot of that! When Hawkwind played Wembley
Stadium, Robert Calvert came onstage in a witch's hat with a trumpet
and sword. After the second song he attacked me with the sword, so
I belted him around the head with my bass and he went away and tortured
here's an "anecdote" featuring Robert Calvert and Lemmy
- told by Robert Calvert himself: Calvert
and Lemmy, coming home from a Hawkwind
gig and in fear of a drug-raid, have to swallow certain substancies...the
one goes up, the other one down... listen to it HERE
on Lemmy / Motörhead