Thin Lizzy are often thought of as a live band, and how their albums were made has been greatly overlooked. But w Lizzy fan Alan Byrne rectifies this omission with this timely album-by-album account of how the records got made (or nearly didn't in some cases!), using original interviews with many of the musicians, producers, friends and even the photographers who shot the pictures for the covers. No stone is left unturned in this exhaustive book, which will make it a must read for Lizzy's army of fans.
Alan Byrne hails from Cork in the Irish Republic. A big Thin Lizzy fan he has previously written Thin Lizzy (SAF, 2005) and Philip Lynott: Renegade Of Thin Lizzy (Mentor, 2012).