06 Απρίλιος 2014

Gary Moore – Always Gonna Love You HD

Robert William Gary Moore (4 April 1952– 6 February 2011), was a Northern Irish musician, most widely recognised as a singer and virtuoso guitarist.

In a career dating back to the 1960s, Moore played with artists including Phil Lynott and Brian Downey during his teens, leading him to memberships with the Irish bands Skid Row and Thin Lizzy. Moore shared the stage with such blues and rock musicians as B.B. King, Albert King and George Harrison, and Greg Lake, as well as having a successful solo career. He guested on a number of albums recorded by high-profile musicians.

 Moore grew up on Castleview Road opposite Stormont Parliament Buildings, off the Upper Newtownards Road in east Belfast, as one of five children of a promoter named Bobby and housewife, Winnie, but he left the city as a teenager, because of troubles in his family – his parents parted a year later – just as The Troubles were starting in Northern Ireland.

Moore started performing at a young age, having picked up a battered acoustic guitar at the age of eight. He got his first quality guitar at the age of 14, learning to play the right-handed instrument in the standard way despite being left-handed.

Aiming to become a musician, he moved to Dublin at the age of 16. Moore’s greatest influence in the early days was guitarist Peter Green of Fleetwood Mac who was a mentor to Moore when performing in Dublin. Green’s continued influence on Moore was later repaid as a tribute to Green on his 1995 album Blues for Greeny, an album consisting entirely of Green compositions. On this tribute album, Moore played Green’s 1959 Les Paul Standard guitar which Green had lent to Moore after leaving Fleetwood Mac. Moore ultimately purchased the guitar, at Green’s request, so that «it would have a good home». Other early musical influences were artists such as Albert King, Elvis Presley, The Shadows and The Beatles. Later, having seen Jimi Hendrix and John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers in his home town of Belfast, his own style was developing into a blues-rock sound that would be the dominant form of his career in music.



    Grinding Stone (1973)
    Back on the Streets (1978)
    G-Force (1980)
    Corridors of Power (1982)  
    Victims of the Future (1983)
    Run for Cover (1985)
    Wild Frontier (1987)
    After the War (1989)
    Still G
    Dirty Fingers (1983)
    ot the Blues (1990)
    After Hours (1992)
    Blues for Greeny (1995)
    Dark Days in Paradise (1997)
    A Different Beat (1999)
    Back to the Blues (2001)
    Scars (2002)
    Power of the Blues (2004)
    Old New Ballads Blues (2006)
    Close as You Get (2007)
    Bad for You Baby (2008)