Rory Gallagher



Rory Gallagher

Rating
Active
1963 to 1995
Born
March 2, 1948 in County Donegal
Died
June 14, 1995
Location
Cork, Ireland
Genres
Alternative
Biography
William Rory Gallagher (/ˈrɔːri ˈɡæləhər/ GAL-ə-hər; 2 March 1948 – 14 June 1995) was an Irish blues and rock multi-instrumentalist, songwriter, and bandleader. Born in Ballyshannon, County Donegal, and brought up in Cork, Gallagher recorded solo albums throughout the 1970s and 1980s, after forming the band Taste during the late 1960s. He was a talented guitarist known for his charismatic performances and dedication to his craft. Gallagher's albums have sold in excess of 30 million copies worldwide. Gallagher received a liver transplant in 1995, but died of complications later that year in London, UK at the age of 47.

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Taste What's Going On Live at the Isle Of Wight Festival

Taste What's Going On Live at the Isle Of Wight Festival

Rory Gallagher September 18, 2015

10 Tracks

Irish Tour '74

Irish Tour '74

Rory Gallagher October 21, 2014

25 Tracks

The Rory Gallagher Collection

The Rory Gallagher Collection

Rory Gallagher June 18, 2012

24 Tracks

Notes From San Francisco

Notes From San Francisco

Rory Gallagher June 6, 2011

23 Tracks

Deuce

Deuce

Rory Gallagher November 22, 2010

11 Tracks

Against the Grain

Against the Grain

Rory Gallagher November 22, 2010

11 Tracks

Live in Europe

Live in Europe

Rory Gallagher November 22, 2010

9 Tracks

Defender

Defender

Rory Gallagher November 22, 2010

12 Tracks

Fresh Evidence

Fresh Evidence

Rory Gallagher November 22, 2010

11 Tracks

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