Tag: Black Star Riders

Scott Gorham of Black Star Riders

Scott Gorham of Black Star Riders

“Being in a rock band there’s always going to be roadblocks, there’s always going to be hard times or somethings always going to happen and you’ve gotta be able to rise above it, and keep your head above ground and keep going.” From Release: BLACK STAR RIDERS are back – with a new album, a new line-up, and what frontman […]

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Damon Johnson of Black Star Riders

Damon Johnson of Black Star Riders

“We work very fast together, there’s no ego, there’s a lot of mutual respect, there’s a lot of knowledge and just a real passion for music, again, all genres of music and all the elements that we like, so we’re looking forward to a long relationship together…” From release: There’s a beautiful purity to the finest rock ‘n’ roll, a […]

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Europe / Black Star Riders – Shepherd’s Bush Empire, London – March 21, 2015

Europe / Black Star Riders – Shepherd’s Bush Empire, London – March 21, 2015

This was the second of two nights in London, and the last night of the 15 date UK tour for this cracking double bill, and on early arrival at the venue, there were already two long lines of people queuing for the doors – 40 minutes prior to them opening. Despite the competition from the 6 nations rugby, this was […]

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Europe / Black Star Riders – Shepherd’s Bush Empire, London – March 21, 2015

Europe / Black Star Riders – Shepherd’s Bush Empire, London – March 21, 2015

Date: Saturday 21 March, 2015 Venue: Shepherd’s Bush Empire, London Supported By: Amorettes Photos by: Peter Coates – Inside Edge Photography Images should not be reproduced without consent of photographer and MTRBWY  

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Scott Gorham of Black Star Riders

Scott Gorham of Black Star Riders

“…I think and I know that everyone else in the band thinks it was the right thing to do is to change the name from Thin Lizzy and we’re gonna go Black Star Riders and come what may… we’ll see what happens and hopefully we’re good enough to cut the mustard here.” From release: It was in 2012 that Black […]

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Classic rock magazine debuts Black Star Riders new single ‘Bound For Glory’

Classic rock magazine debuts Black Star Riders new single ‘Bound For Glory’

2013-03-20 01:00 – BLACK STAR RIDERS, the new band featuring THIN LIZZY members Ricky Warwick, Damon Johnson, Scott Gorham and Marco Mendoza together with drummer Jimmy DeGrasso (Alice Cooper, Megadeth), have announced All Hell Breaks Loose as the title of their debut album on Nuclear Blast Entertainment, which will be released in Europe on the 24th May 2013. You can […]

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Black Star Riders announce debut album title, track listing & worldwide release dates!

Black Star Riders announce debut album title, track listing & worldwide release dates!

BLACK STAR RIDERS, the new band featuring THIN LIZZY members Ricky Warwick, Damon Johnson, Scott Gorham and Marco Mendoza together with drummer Jimmy DeGrasso (Alice Cooper, Megadeth), have announced All Hell Breaks Loose as the title of their debut album on Nuclear Blast Entertainment, which will be released worldwide on the following dates: May 21st – Japan May 22nd – […]

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Ricky Warwick & Scott Gorham of Black Star Riders / Thin Lizzy

Ricky Warwick & Scott Gorham of Black Star Riders / Thin Lizzy

“I really think this is probably one of the best albums I’ve ever been on… I went there OK? *laughs* It’s just the way we wrote the songs, the arrangements, Ricky’s phrasing, his lyrics, Damon’s playing some kick ass guitar in there, Jimmy DeGrasso is like a fresh face in there, the whole deal. Lighting a fire is kind of […]

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Thin Lizzy – Billboard, Melbourne, Australia – 04 March 2013

Thin Lizzy – Billboard, Melbourne, Australia – 04 March 2013

Date: Friday 01 March 2013 Venue: Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, Australia Photos by: Lens Of Rock (www.lensofrock.com) You can check out the full gallery of photos right here: http://lensofrock.photomerchant.net/galleries/thin-lizzy

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Black Star Riders – new album, new band, touring plans!

Black Star Riders – new album, new band, touring plans!

In October 2012 Thin Lizzy announced that they would not be recording new material under the Thin Lizzy monicker. The last incarnation of the band – Scott Gorham, Brian Downey, Darren Wharton, Ricky Warwick, Damon Johnson and Marco Mendoza – would be looking to form a new project. Step forward Black Star Riders… 24th December 2012 sees the announcement of […]

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