The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has announced that T. Rex, The Doobie Brothers, Depeche Mode, Nine Inch Nails, The Notorious B.I.G. and Whitney Houston are all being inducted into the class of 2020. The six artists making the final cut were revealed this afternoon (Wednesday 15th January) and they will be officially inducted at a ceremony at Cleveland’s Public Hall on Saturday 2nd May. Of the 2020 inductees, T. Rex, Notorious B.I.G., Whitney Houston and the Doobie Brothers all
If you’re a fan of Thin Lizzy, here’s one to check out! The debut EP by Danish/Swedish band Falling Hazard contains a Thin Lizzy-sounding version of Phil Lynott’s hit song “Old Town” as well as the original “I Lie Not”, a tribute to Phil. Classic 70s style hard rock with harmony guitars and melodic hooks. On vinyl and digital platforms only.
Influences for the album:
Thin Lizzy, Phil Lynott, Wild Horses
Old Town (Radio edit)
JUDAS PRIEST, MC5, MOTÖRHEAD, NINE INCH NAILS, SOUNDGARDEN, T.REX and THIN LIZZY are among the nominees for the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame's class of 2020. Also nominated are Notorious B.I.G., Whitney Houston, Pat Benatar, DAVE MATTHEWS BAND, DEPECHE MODE, THE DOOBIE BROTHERS, KRAFTWERK, RUFUS FEATURING CHAKA KHAN and Todd Rundgren. The top vote-getters will be announced in January and inducted May 2, 2020 at a ceremony at Cleveland's Public Hall. To be eligible for this year
MARCO MENDOZA, the world-class bassist known from his involvement in Whitesnake, Ted Nugent, The Dead Daisies, Thin Lizzy and more is about to release a new single and music video for the song “Leah”.
"Leah" is a song taken from Mendoza's latest solo album, "Viva La Rock", released in 2018 by Mighty Music. “This is a ballad about missing my home, my kids and my wife who is amazing and my rock, so I wanted to write something for her”, the musician says. Marco continues “Sore
BLACK STAR RIDERS will release their fourth studio album, "Another State Of Grace", on September 6 via Nuclear Blast. The follow-up to 2017's "Heavy Fire" was recorded in February 2019 at Sphere Studios in Burbank, California with producer Jay Ruston (STONE SOUR, ANTHRAX, URIAH HEEP). Longtime supporter Joe Elliott, vocalist of DEF LEPPARD, says: "I've been an ardent supporter ever since they started their journey having moved away from being THIN LIZZY and becoming a legitim
THIN LIZZY ANNOUNCE BASS PLAYER FOR 2019 FESTIVAL SHOWS! Thin Lizzy are very pleased to announce the bass player for the forthcoming run of European Festival appearances to commemorate 50 years since the formation of the original band and 40 years since the release of the seminal BLACK ROSE album. TROY SANDERS from Heavy Rock legends MASTODON will be joining Guitarist Scott Gorham, Darren Wharton on Keyboards, Ricky Warwick on Lead Vocals, Damon Johnson on Guitar and Judas Pr
A documentary film about the life and music of late Thin Lizzy legend Phil Lynott has been announced. Directed by award-winning Irish filmmaker Emer Reynolds, Phil Lynott: Songs For While I’m Away follows Lynott’s life from his birth in the West Midlands to his upbringing in working class Dublin and achieving global stardom with Thin Lizzy before his untimely death in 1986 aged just 36. According to Screen Daily, the film is also being produced Alan Maher and John Wallace of
During his first interview in several years, guitarist John Sykes was asked about the persistent rumors of a reunion of the power trio/supergroup BLUE MURDER. The band was by formed by Sykes and featured bassist Tony Franklin and drummer Carmine Appice. "I'm not sure we're gonna do a reunion," Sykes told Jason McNamara on Thursday (January 24) at this year's NAMM show in Anaheim, California (see video below). "But I've been playing with Tony — recently we've been playing [wit