Tag Archives: THIN LIZZY

Grand Slam

The Dawn of a New Beginning – The Return of Grand Slam

With a new album on the horizon, the incredibly talented ensemble known as Grand Slam are determined to leave a mark on the world of hard rock music. Originally conceived back in 1984 by legendary Thin Lizzy frontman Phil Lynott (1949-1986) and featuring the brilliant Mark Stanway (Magnum) on keyboards and Laurence Archer (UFO, Wild Horses) on guitars, the band ...

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Midge Ure – Songs, Questions & Answers

Midge Ure returns to the UK theatre circuit in early 2019 with a special concert experience – The Scottish music legend will present his Songs, Questions & Answers tour from March through to May. From boy band one hit wonders Slik to new wave punks The Rich Kids, a tour of duty with British rock heroes Thin Lizzy onto electronica success with ...

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Brian Downey’s ALIVE AND DANGEROUS

Thin Lizzy’s Brian Downey to tour with his band Alive & Dangerous

Due to the level of popular demand, to help celebrate the release of Thin Lizzy’s iconic album, Alive & Dangerous, surely one of THE great rock ‘live’ albums in 1978, original member and drummer Brian Downey will be playing several dates across the country in September 2018 with his band Alive & Dangerous, and they’ll be performing the whole album ...

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Brian Downey To Tour UK

Following two sold out London concerts in the last half year, former Thin Lizzy drummer Brian Downey will be taking ALIVE AND DANGEROUS on shows throughout the UK later this year. Downey said, “We will be celebrating the 40th Anniversary of Live and Dangerous by performing the album in its entirety when we tour it in the UK in September and October. Thin ...

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Alive And Dangerous… In London!

Following their successful concerts at Nell’s Jazz & Blues last November, Thin Lizzy drumming legend Brian Downey and his new band Alive And Dangerous will be  returning to perform there as part of the London Fleadh week. The concert will take place on Saturday 10th February, and aside from Downey the band features Brian Grace (best known as the guitarist for ...

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Brian Downey Adds Second Concert!

Due to exceptional demand Brian Downey’s Alive And Dangerous have added a second London date at the Nells Jazz & Blues in London on Saturday 25th November to mark the 40th anniversary of one of the greatest live rock and roll albums of all time – Thin Lizzy’s Live and Dangerous. As recently reported at Ramzine the band, headed by legendary Thin Lizzy ...

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Brian Downey – Alive & Dangerous for 40th Anniversary Celebration!

Legendary Thin Lizzy drummer Brian Downey will commemorate the 40th anniversary of the recording of their classic Live And Dangerous album with a rare concert performance in London on Friday 24th November at on Nells Jazz & Blues. Thin Lizzy’s Live And Dangerous is routinely listed as one of the greatest live rock and roll albums of all time in assorted distinguished ...

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BLACK STAR RIDERS

Interview with BLACK STAR RIDERS at Ramblin’ Man Fair

BLACK STAR RIDERS were formed in 2012 by four members of Thin Lizzy – Scott Gorham, Ricky Warwick, Damon Johnson and bassist Marco Mendoza – plus former Megadeth and Alice Cooper drummer Jimmy DeGrasso. The band’s debut album All Hell Breaks Loose” was released in 2013, and attained universal approval with a follow-up album, The Killer Instinct released in February ...

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Black Star Riders announce huge UK & Ireland tour for 2017

The boys are back town again… In support of their much anticipated new album ‘Heavy Fire’, hard rockers Black Star Riders have announced an extensive UK and Ireland tour. Vocalist/guitarist Ricky Warwick had this to say: “It seems like ages since we did the Leppard / Whitesnake tour so we are all really looking forward to be back out on ...

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Live: Ramblin’ Man Fair 2016, Mote Park, Maidstone

This weekend saw what was another fine addition to the festival season this year with the Ramblin Man Fair taking place in Maidstone’s Mote Park for two days of pure rock and roll. The sun was out for the weekend’s festivities, with most catching the rays and turning a funny shade of red/brown as they checked out the latest and ...

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