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Fighting

Thin Lizzy

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
August 22nd, 1975
Catalog ID:
N/A
Label:
Vertigo Records
Format:
Unknown
Reviews:
2 reviews (avg. 73%)
1. Rosalie (Bob Seger cover) 03:11   Show lyrics
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2. For Those Who Love to Live 03:08   Show lyrics
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3. Suicide 05:12   Show lyrics
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4. Wild One 04:18   Show lyrics
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5. Fighting My Way Back 03:12   Show lyrics
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6. King's Vengeance 04:08   Show lyrics
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7. Spirit Slips Away 04:35   Show lyrics
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8. Silver Dollar 03:26   Show lyrics
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9. Freedom Song 03:32   Show lyrics
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10. Ballad of a Hard Man 03:14   Show lyrics
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Band members
Phil Lynott (R.I.P. 1986) Bass, Vocals
Brian Downey Drums
Scott Gorham Guitars
Brian Robertson Guitars
Guest/Session
Ian McLagan piano on "Silver Dollar"
Roger Chapman backing vocals on "Rosalie
Miscellaneous staff
Keith Morris (R.I.P. 2005) Photography
Gilbert Kong Mastering
Jeremy Gee Engineering (assistant)
Keith Harwood Engineering
Phil Lynott (R.I.P. 1986) Producer
Jim Ladwing Photography
Phil Lynott (R.I.P. 1986) Bass, Vocals
Brian Downey Drums
Scott Gorham Guitars
Brian Robertson Guitars
Ian McLagan piano on "Silver Dollar"
Roger Chapman backing vocals on "Rosalie
Keith Morris (R.I.P. 2005) Photography
Gilbert Kong Mastering
Jeremy Gee Engineering (assistant)
Keith Harwood Engineering
Phil Lynott (R.I.P. 1986) Producer
Jim Ladwing Photography
Read Little sick, unsure,... 54% Metal_Thrasher90 July 7th, 2013
Read Underrated and Overlooked,... 91% Acrobat December 17th, 2007

The cover shown was used everywhere except in North America.

The 1996 CD reissue has mistitled track 6 as "King's Revenge".

On 12 March 2012, Fighting was reissued as a 2CD deluxe edition. The original album was remastered on disc 1, while disc 2 features remastered bonus material.

Disc 2:

1. Half Caste [B-side of "Rosalie"]
2. Rosalie [US album mix]
3. Half Caste [BBC Session 29 May 1975]
4. Rosalie [BBC Session 29 May 1975]
5. Suicide [BBC Session 29 May 1975]
6. Ballad of a Hard Man [False starts, no vocal]
7. Try a Little Harder [Alternate vocal]
8. Fighting My Way Back [Rough mix with alternate vocal]
9. Song for Jesse
10. Leaving Town [Acoustic, bass and drums – no vocal]
11. Blues Boy (Robertson)
12. Leaving Town [Extended take]
13. Spirit Slips Away [Extended version – take four]
14. Wild One"[No vocal]
15. Bryan's Funky Fazer (Silver Dollar)

Recording information:

Recorded and mixed at Olympic Studios, London.

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