Published November 11 2023 at 18:39
Philip John Taylor, fondly known as "Philthy Animal" Taylor among fans, was a true powerhouse behind the drums, driving the thunderous rhythms of MOTÖRHEAD's iconic music.
With relentless energy and ferocity, he laid the foundation for the band's unmistakable sound. His indomitable spirit and drumming prowess left an indelible mark on the world of rock and metal.
Philthy Animal Taylor's legacy lives on in the hearts of fans, a testament to his enduring impact on the music that continues to inspire and electrify generations.
September 21st 1954 - November 11th 2015, may he Rest In Peace.
Watch Philty perform onstage with MOTORHEAD one last time: