On 22 July 1978, Dire Straits had something to show for their early efforts in terms of a UK chart position — but only just.
Included in the Summer Sale are landmark titles by artists as diverse as Elvis Costello, Bon Jovi, Thin Lizzy, The Cure and 10cc.
He lived fast and died young, but Jimmy was a prodigious guitarist who was making a name when he was barely in his teens.
The super-Swedes spent almost the whole of 1979 on the singles and album charts around the world.
With the Jailbreak album climbing the charts on both sides of the Atlantic for Thin Lizzy, ‘The Boys Are Back In Town’ made the Hot 100 on 15 May 1976.
The biggest singles and most memorable album landmarks of the mighty British band inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on 14 April 2018.
Gary Moore began his third spell as a member of Thin Lizzy, as they went on a Parisian adventure with producer Tony Visconti.
We’re paying tribute with a uDiscover playlist to Northern Irish guitar hero Gary Moore, who who was born on 4 April 1952.
Snow Patrol, Shane MacGowan and Portishead's Geoff Barrow are among the luminaries appearing at Dublin's inaugural multi-media VINYL Festival in May.
From Rory Gallagher to U2, Thin Lizzy to The Cranberries, the best Irish musicians have made a unique mark on music history. uDiscover Music raises a toast.
Discover our pick of the top 11 songs by Irish musicians. Take a look at our list of Irish musicians and see if you agree with what we’ve chosen.
Legendary hit-making hard rock and metal producer Chris Tsangarides, famous for his work with Thin Lizzy, Black Sabbath has died aged 61
Thin Lizzy took a big step forward with the 8 November 1974 release of Nightlife, thanks in part to the arrival of Scott Gorham and Brian Robertson.
Following the classic Jailbreak, Thin Lizzy’s Johnny The Fox was another career high, peaking at No.11 in the UK and No.52 in the US.
Watch our interview with Ricky and Scott from Black Star Riders at this year's Ramblin' Man Fair talking about Def Leppard, Thin Lizzy and Freddie Mercury!