THE BOYS WILL NOT BE BACK IN TOWN: ROCK GODS THIN LIZZY BLAST OFF IN THEIR 1983 FAREWELL TOUR.
In 1983, Lynott decided to call it to a halt. Thin Lizzy gave their farewell Thunder and Lightning tour. Anyone who saw Thin Lizzy during that tour knew they had witnessed one of the best bands on the planet with Lynott one of rock’s greatest ever frontmen.
Part of Thin Lizzy’s farewell tour was captured by the BBC for their “simulcast” series Sight and Sound where 30 minutes of the concert was broadcast live on TV and radio so you could tune in and listen to the show in stereo as you watched. It’s vintage Lizzy and will probably leave you wanting more. Track Listing: “Jailbreak,” “Cold Sweat,” “The Sun Goes Down,” “The Boys Are Back In Town,” “Rosalie,” and “Baby Please Don’t Go.” Every home should have a Thin Lizzy album and this little gig whets your appettite then check out these top five Lizzy albums for starters.