Recorded live on this day in 1980. Rockstage broadcast gigs from Nottingham’s Theatre Royal and this episode went out on 4 April 1981. The programme aired on midlands ATV which closed in 82 (ITV Central now).
The Rockstage gig came after a European tour in February-March and some sporadic dates until July.
After a couple of months off, MOTÖRHEAD hit the road again for the “Aces Up Your Sleeve” tour to promote the Ace of Spades single (27 October) and album (8 November). The tour started here in Ipswich at the Gaumont (now Regent) on 22 October and finished at the London Hammersmith at the end of November with one extra Belfast date in December.