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Band of Friends, featuring Gerry McAvoy, Rory’s bass guitarist who played on Rory’s debut album, will perform a live stream event tonight, 9 September, at 6 PM BST featuring songs from Rory’s eponymous 1971 debut album. The stream will be available from Rory Gallagher’s official Facebook page and YouTube channel. …
Rory Gallagher

Twenty-six years after his passing, the thirst for new Rory Gallagher product is still as great as ever, and this latest offering is as quenching as they come. Rory Gallagher – Rory Gallagher 50th Anniversary Edition (UMC) Release Date: 3 September 2021 Words: Brian Boyle On 23 May 1971, the …
Rory Gallagher

Rory Gallagher’s 1971 debut album is set to be re-released on 3 September as a 50th-anniversary boxset. This includes a new mix of the original album, plus a host of extras, including a 50-minute DVD of Rory’s first-ever solo concert, filmed in Paris for the Pop Deux television show. With …
Cover of The Best Of Rory Gallagher

There is pretty much no middle ground when it comes to compilation albums. They are either an all killer blissful and nostalgic listening experience, or simply stink to high heaven of a contractual cash grab. But when it comes to Rory Gallagher, it is virtually impossible to get an anticlimactic …
Rory Gallager 1980. © Strange Music Ltd

A comprehensive collection titled ‘The Best Of Rory Gallagher’ is to be released by UMC on 9 October. The package contains 30 tracks, including a previously unreleased collaboration with Jerry Lee Lewis. The compilation covers Rory’s most iconic songs from his first band Taste (1969) through to his final studio …