Thin Lizzy (Band)

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Thin Lizzy
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Thin Lizzy are an Irish rock band formed in Dublin in 1969. Two of the founding members, drummer Brian Downey and bass guitarist and vocalist Phil Lynott, met while still in school. Lynott assumed the role of frontman and led them throughout their recording career of twelve studio albums. Thin Lizzy's most successful songs, "Whiskey in the Jar", "Jailbreak" and "The Boys Are Back in Town", were all major international hits which are still played regularly on hard rock and classic rock radio stations. After Lynott's death in 1986, various incarnations of the band have emerged over the years based initially around guitarists Scott Gorham and John Sykes, though Sykes left the band in 2009. Gorham later continued with a new line-up including Downey. Wikipedia


From this profile you will find 50 photos, 59 lists, 136 albums, 461 songs, 69 film credits, 13 news stories, and key facts about Thin Lizzy!

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Thin Lizzy is a member of the following lists: Warner Bros. Records artists, Mercury Records artists, Parlophone artists, Decca Records artists, 1970s music groups, 1980s music groups, Hard rock musical groups, Musical groups established in 1969, Musical quartets and Musical sextets.

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Band Members


69 Credits »
2011 Hjælp, det er jul -
2016 Eddie the Eagle -
2016 The Rack Pack -
2014 Masters Snooker -
2014 Marry Me -
2013 Rush -
2013 Jappeloup -
2013 The Kings of Summer -
2011 A Heartbeat Away -
2011 Ruisrock - 40 vuotta rockia ja rakkautta -
2010 The Expendables -


461 Songs »
1 The Boys Are Back In Town 1976
2 Jailbreak 1976
3 Whiskey In The Jar 1991
4 Don't Believe A Word
5 Cowboy Song 1976
6 Bad Reputation 1977
7 Emerald 1976
8 Waiting For An Alibi
9 The Rocker 1991
10 Still In Love With You 1974
* Approximate (assumes song was released same year as the album it was first released on)

In The News

13 Stories »


59 Lists »
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