Here he is, the indestructible Lemmy of Motorhead, talking about the legendary John Lennon. He calls him the “asshole of the band” and describes how the world needed Lennon, in a way only Lemmy can…

This week’s NME magazine is a John Lennon anniversary issue, marking three decades since his tragic death and featuring interviews with Yoko Ono and his son Sean Lennon. Subscribe to NME here, or get this week’s digital issue for your iPad, laptop or home computer.