Thin Lizzy Black Rose [Deluxe Edition] (2-CD)
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- Number of Discs: 2
- Released: July 5, 2011
- Label: Universal UK
Q (Magazine) - p.1234 stars out of 5 -- "1979's BLACK ROSE sees the group rocking off into the Celtic twilight."
Tracks on Disc 1:
- 1.Do Anything You Want To
- 2.Toughest Street In Town
- 3.S & M
- 4.Waiting For An Alibi
- 6.Got To Give It Up
- 7.Get Out Of Here
- 8.With Love
- 9.Roisin Dubh (Black Rose): A Rock Legend
Tracks on Disc 2:
- 1.Just The Two Of Us
- 2.A Night In The Life Of A Blues Singer
- 3.Rock Your Love
- 4.Don't Believe A Word
- 5.Toughest Street In Town (Different Version)
- 6.S & M (Nassau, 1978)
- 7.Got To Give It Up (Nassau, 1978)
- 8.Cold Black Night
- 9.With Love (Nassau, 1978)
- 10.Black Rose
Thin Lizzy: Phil Lynott (vocals, 12-string guitar, bass); Gary Moore, Scott Gorham (guitar); Brian Downey (drums).
Additional personnel includes: Bluesy Hughie (harp); Jimmy Bain (bass).
Producers include: Tony Visconti, Thin Lizzy, Phil Lynott.
Recorded at Pathe Marconi Studios, Paris, France and Good Earth Studios, London, England.
Black Rose: A Rock Legend would prove to be Thin Lizzy's last true classic album (and last produced by Tony Visconti). Guitarist Brian Robertson was replaced by Gary Moore prior to the album's recording. Moore had already been a member of the band in the early '70s and served as a tour fill-in for Robertson in 1977, and he fits in perfectly with Lizzy's heavy, dual-guitar attack. Black Rose also turned out to be the band's most musically varied, accomplished, and successful studio album, reaching number two on the U.K. album chart upon release. Lizzy leader Phil Lynott is again equipped with a fine set of originals, which the rest of the band shines on -- the percussion-driven opener "Do Anything You Want To," the pop hit "Waiting for an Alibi," and a gentle song for Lynott's newly born daughter, "Sarah." Not all the material is as upbeat, such as the funky "S&M," as well two grim tales of street life and substance abuse -- "Toughest Street in Town" and "Got to Give It Up" (the latter sadly prophetic for Lynott). Black Rose closes with the epic seven-minute title track, which includes an amazing, complex guitar solo by Moore that incorporates Celtic themes against a hard rock accompaniment. Black Rose: A Rock Legend is one of the '70s lost rock classics. ~ Greg Prato
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