9 thoughts on “ Whisky In The Jar - Thin Lizzy - Lizzy Killers (Vinyl, LP) ”
An LP with Thin Lizzy's biggest hits from to means that listeners will hear it all over again: "The Boys Are Back in Town," "Jailbreak," and "Killer on the Loose." And since there are no bonus tracks, no rarities, nor even any alternative versions of any songs, the Lizzy fan will see no reason whatsoever for buying this record.6/
"Dedication" from Dedication: The Very Best of Thin Lizzy "Still in Love with You" from Nightlife "She Knows" (Gorham, Lynott) from Nightlife "Yellow Pearl" (Lynott, Midge Ure) from Solo in Soho* Disc 2. Whiskey in the Jar" (Trad., arr. Eric Bell, Downey, Lynott) Non-album single "Out in the Fields" (Moore) from Run for Cover†.
There's whiskey in the jar-o I took all of his money and it was a pretty penny I took all of his money and I brought it home to Molly She swore that she'd love me, never would she leave me But the devil take that woman for you know she tricked me easy Must ya ring dum a doo dum a da What for my daddy-o What for my daddy-o There's whiskey in the.
In , Gary Moore (Thin Lizzy guitarist , ) and his band (Jonathan Noyce from Jethro Tull and fellow former-Lizzy member Brian Downey) performed a tribute concert to Phil Lynott in Dublin called "The Boy is Back in Town".It featured a guest performance by Scott Gorham, and others from former Thin Lizzy guitarists Brian Robertson and Eric Bell.
Although a massive first hit for Thin Lizzy, this was actually meant to be the B-side. The band recorded "Black Boys On The Corner" as the A-side and put the old traditional Irish Song "Whiskey In The Jar" on the B-side because they didn't have anything else. It was the record company that decided to make "Whiskey in the Jar" the A-side. >>.
Whiskey In The Jar (sometimes spelt Whisky) is a compilation album by Irish rock band Thin Lizzy, originally released in , covering the early part of the band's career. There are various versions of this album, released by different record companies, with the same track listing but with different covers.
Thin Lizzy are an Irish hard rock band who formed in Dublin, Ireland in The band were led throughout their recording career by bassist, songwriter and singer Phil Lynott, and are best known for their songs Whiskey in the Jar, Jailbreak and The Boys Are Back in Town, all major international hits still played regularly on hard rock and classic rock radio stations.
"Dear Miss Lonely Hearts" was lifted from Phil's solo album, Solo In Soho, which featured all members of Thin Lizzy anyway, and this is a live version taken from Thin Lizzy's gig at the RDS in Dublin again on the Chinatown tour. The Killers EP had a strength and dynamic in the four cuts but there is a sterile feeling in this release. But then.