Tuesday, June 19, 2007

THIN LIZZY : (1978) Live and Dangerous

Released in 1978, just as the hot streak starting with 1975's Fighting and running through 1977's Bad Reputation came to an end, Live and Dangerous was a glorious way to celebrate Thin Lizzy's glory days and one of the best double live LPs of the 70s. Of course, this, like a lot of double-lives of that decade -- Kiss' Alive! immediately springs to mind -- isn't strictly live; it was overdubbed and colored in the studio (the very presence of studio whiz Tony Visconti as producer should have been an indication that some corrective steering may have been afoot). But even if there was some tweaking in the studio, Live and Dangerous feels live, containing more energy and power than the original LPs, which were already dynamic in their own right. It's this energy, combined with the expert song selection, that makes Live and Dangerous a true live classic...by Stephen Thomas Erlewine, All Music

1. jailbreak
2. emerald
3. southbound
4. rosalie/cowgirl's song
5. dancing in the moonlight
6. massacre
7. still in love with you
8. johnny the fox meets jimmy the weed
9. cowboy song
10. the boys are back in town
11. don't believe a word
12. warrior
13. are you ready
14. suicide
15. sha la la
16. baby drives me crazy
17. the rocker

D-load album 1 :-) http://lix.in/9201b6
D-load album 2 :-) http://lix.in/b4118d
(( pw = hmbreed ))

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