6 posts tagged Rory Gallagher

Review: Rory Gallagher Blues (3CD Deluxe Edition) (UMC – Chess 2019) – CD1 – Electric Blues

In May of 2019 Rory Gallagher’s estate released “Blues” (the title as unpretentious as Rory and his music).  Available in two formats: a fifteen-track single CD and 2LP vinyl set and a thirty-six track 3CD Deluxe ...

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Rory Gallagher – Showbiz Blues

Fleetwood Mac Peter Green: guitar & vocal / Unknown: percussion Recorded at De Lane Lea Studios, London July 03, 1969 Released, The Play On (Reprise 1969) Show-Biz Blues (P. Green) (3:55) https://www.youtu...

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Rory Gallagher – ‘Leaving Town Blues’

Rory Gallagher was born March 02, 1948 in Ballyshannon County, Donegal, Ireland. Growing up in Cork in the 1950’s, the radio introduced him to skiffle players such as Lonnie Donegan and early rock ’n roll stars ...

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Wolf Tracks – ‘How Many More Years’ / ‘No Place To Go’ / ‘You Gonna Wreck My Life’

Chester Burnett’s first record, ‘Moanin’ At Midnight’ backed with ‘How Many More Years’, was recorded by Sam Phillips at the Memphis Recording Studio in Tennessee in July of 1951. It was a rare two sided ...

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Recommendation: The Blue Pearls, “Watch Out”

As rock and blues music lost its cultural currency, the keepers of their flames have intensified their efforts to protect and nourish the sometimes guttering candle. New acolytes are born each day, listeners and ...

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Birthday: Rory Gallagher

Rory Gallagher                  Rory Gallagher was born March 02, 1948. If Green brought a Talmudic intensity to his exploration of the blues, there is a sense of joyous abandon in Gallagher’s ...

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