5 thoughts on “Thin Lizzy – The Boys Are Back In Town”

  1. I first heard this song on the jukebox at a Pizza Hut somewhere in Missouri on a family trip in the 1970s (probably 1976). We were all dog-tired from spending all day driving, and my dad bitched constantly about the "noise" from the jukebox.

    1. If he don't wanna know
      Forget him

      About 10 years ago a friend of mine stuck two old Thin Lizzy songs on a mix tape CD. I'd never heard either song, but immediately loved them both: Diddy Levine and Honesty Is No Excuse Turns out they were both from their 1971 self-titled debut. It's become my favorite record of theirs.

      Not that I needed another reason to love Aimee Mann, but she has the good taste to cover the latter in concert. With the awesome Ted Leo.
      httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=79SiY3C_oy4

  2. Thin Lizzy Jailbreak is a fantastic album. 'Cowboy Song' is an all time classic
    but probablu since Ive heard this song about 10,000 times since I was a little kid, my least favorite song on the album.

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