Talking in a brand new interview, Triple H (actual title Paul Levesque), whose entrance music typically included numerous Motörhead songs, mentioned the pair’s friendship and recounted a heart-to-heart the 2 of them had earlier than a Motörhead gig.
“We have been speaking and [Lemmy] goes, ‘You’ve gotta look on the market tonight. Wait till you see all the children which can be at our occasion. We didn’t have any of that earlier than we began with you’,” Triple H informed Metallic Injection’s Squared Circle Pit podcast.
“He mentioned, ‘It was once an old-timer occasion at our exhibits the place it was all these previous metalheads that had kinda aged out. Unexpectedly, we’re like this cool, younger band and we’ve acquired children right here and youngsters and younger adults which can be at our exhibits once more. It’s been like a refresh for us.’ To me, there was no greater praise.”
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Elsewhere within the interview, Triple H additionally revealed that WWE chairman Vince McMahon is massive fan of AC/DC. “He’s form of a traditional rock form of man. AC/DC is the large factor for him,” he mentioned. “The Stones, Bob Seger — these are the issues that basically resonate with him.
“He loves the music, however to him, it’s the expertise. Child Rock, ZZ High — all that stuff the place they can provide you that efficiency as effectively. Not simply the music, however the efficiency is massive, too — he loves that.”
The current interview, recorded again in 2015, appeared as the brand new season opener of the AC/DC Past The Thunder podcast.