ace of spades


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the ace in the spade suit

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I have always linked the ace of spades with bad luck or even death.
Taylor, from Chesterfield, played on all of the group's major albums, including Overkill, Bomber, Ace of Spades, and live recording No Sleep 'til Hammersmith.
The Ace of Spades programme will run until 26 September 2013.
Known for belting out their most famous song Ace of Spades, a polystyrene figure of the rock frontman is about to go on public display in Olympic cultural celebrations of Welsh icons.
After a single encore - a million-miles-an-hour delivery of Motorhead's Ace of Spades, of which Fast Eddie, Phil Taylor and Lemmy themselves would have been proud - I left grinning from ear to ear.
If you hadn't heard of Armand de Brignac or Ace of Spades Champagne before, then this week's PR coup, the supposed [pounds sterling] 200,000 bar tab in Liverpool, has put the brand firmly on the chavmap.
Bumper-packed with hits from Ace Of Spades, Overkill, We Are Motorhead, The Chase Is Better Than The Catch and Stay Clean, this double CD proves their musical prowess, while the live DVD is superb, featuring excerpts from their New York and Manchester 2011 gigs and interviews.
The Ace of Spades rocker - who grew up in North Wales - is about to take a break from bursting ear drums to tickling palettes with his new signature Shiraz.
TV presenter Gabby Logan, above, on false rumours on Twitter prompted by speculation about who is protected by superinjunctions "I felt very re-energised after my recent troubles" George Michael, who spent a month in prison last year for drug driving, announces he is to tour again nearly three years after he said he would quit live performance "The sky went as black as the ace of spades, the cat shot under the stairs and then a massive explosion rang out.
The Ace of Spades as the square of Ben Ali's wife Leila Trabelsi, the former Interior Minister Abdallah Kallel ace of clubs and ace of hearts as a former Interior Minister Habib Ammar.
Patterns: Black Fritz, Ace of Spades, Humongous, Viva.
n Take a pack of cards and secretly remember which card was at the bottom, let's say the ace of spades.
Named Ace Of Spades because David has recycled old spades to create some of the features, the design is hard and gritty and also uses unusual features such as oil drums, old tyres and bike memorabilia interwoven into a darklythemed planting scheme, all enriched by YHS compost.
Opener Runaround Man sounds like Chas & Dave at a heavy metal karaoke night, Rock Out is so similar to Ace Of Spades that Lemmy should sue himself, and the likes of Teach You How To Sing The Blues and One Short Life teeter precariously on the brink of ZZ Top territory.
In 1966, the US Government commissioned the production of several million packs of cards which comprised nothing other than the ace of spades on every card.