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Check Shirt Wizard - Live In '77

January 15th, 2020

 We’re delighted to announce a new Rory album:  ‘Check Shirt Wizard- Live In ‘77’ is to be released Friday, March 6th. Pre-order here: https://RoryGallagher.lnk.to/CSW  RORY GALLAGHER  ‘CHECK SHIRT WIZARD – LIVE IN ‘77’ RELEASED ON FRIDAY 6TH MARCH ON CHESS/UMC Available on 2CD / 3LP / Digital HD / Digital Standard  Following on from the highly successful ‘BLUES’ album, Chess/UMC are proud to be releasing ‘Check Shirt Wizard- Live In ‘77’. This 20-song, previously unreleased, set is culled from four shows (London, Brighton, Sheffield and Newcastle) during an early 1977 tour across the UK in support of Rory’s then latest album 'Calling Card'. Featuring fantastic live [...]

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Top Priority 40 Years On!

September 16th, 2019

Rory's 10th album Top Priority was released 40 years ago today! Chrysalis Records executives had assured Rory that they'd make this album their 'top priority' so Rory named the album that to remind them of their promise. [...]

Donal Gallagher at Enniscorthy Blues Fest

August 29th, 2019

Rory’s brother and manager, Donal, will be giving a talk on Rory’s career in music and his love of the blues at the Enniscorthy Blues Festival on Saturday 14th of September. The festival now in it’s 25th&nbs [...]

August 23rd Rory Tribute Dublin

August 19th, 2019

Two of the finest Rory Gallagher Tribute bands in Ireland are coming together for a tribute to Rory. The Barry McGivern Band and Crest of a Wave take to the Purty stage to pay tribute to one of the greatest Irish artists of all ti [...]

8th Nantwich Rory Fest August 23-25

August 12th, 2019

Celebrating the music and legacy of the late great Rory Gallagher. Now in it's 8th year the weekend festival has grown into a truly international affair, last year people from Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Ireland, Germany, Holland [...]

Rory Tribute Festival Vienna 13/14th September

August 6th, 2019

Delighted to say that the 3rd edition of the Viennese Rory Gallagher Tribute will take place this September 13th and 14th. Please see facebook event page for more details: https://www.facebook.com/events/575569412919713/  

Rory Italian Tribute Night 2019

August 5th, 2019

We are happy to announce you that the fourth Italian Rory Tribute Night will take place in Bergamo November 15th and 16th. On Friday the 15th, the Bergamo based band 'Big Guns' will open the night before an acoustic set by the I [...]


June 14th, 2019

Rory passed away on this day in 1995 at the age of 47. Thank you all for helping to keep his legacy alive. x

Donal on BBC Radio 2 This Sunday

June 14th, 2019

Rory's brother Donal is the guest on Johnnie Walker's Sounds Of The 70s on BBC Radio 2 this Sunday at 3pm (BST). You can stream it here: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m0005yc2  

Alex Lifeson Discusses Rory's Influence

June 10th, 2019

Rory toured with Rush both as an opener and headliner back in 1974 and 1982 respectively, and Alex Lifeson of Rush was interviewed by MusicVaultz.com on Rory's guitar playing, influence, personal nature, touring together and more.

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