Michael Burston (23 October 1949 – 9 July 2011) commonly known by the stage name Würzel, was an english musician and formerly a guitarist of Motörhead from 1984 until 1995. He also had played in the bands Bastard and Warfare.
He died on 9 July 2011. The cause of death was ventricular fibrillation triggered by cardiomyopathy.
Lemmy said: "Wurzel was my friend and my brother and he's never going to laugh with me again or bitch me out or do….anything. And that truly and cosmically SUCKS."