Guitarist John Sykes was hired to replace Snowy White after 's Renegadeand Sykes helped to provide a heavier sound and guitar tone than Thin Lizzy had used on previous albums. However, the bulk of the songwriting except for "Cold Sweat" was completed before he joined the band. A farewell tour followed the album's release, followed by the live album Life.
The group's co-founder, frontman and bass player Phil Lynott died in from drug-related causes. The limited edition double LP and cassette version of the album adds four tracks, recorded live in Britain while Love Is So Wonderful - Various - Rare Collectable And Soulful Volume 2 White was still a member of the band.
Ina deluxe edition of the album was released. It consisted of two discs: disc one included the original release, and disc two contained live recordings from a Hammersmith Odeon show and a number of demos. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Thin Lizzy. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 18 January Metal Hammer in German. Official Charts Company. Retrieved 15 February Media Control Charts.
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