- 07 Mar 11
As a songwriter and frontman with Thin Lizzy, Philip Lynott cast a long shadow over the scene in Ireland in the 1970s. In a special interview, Bono recalls what made him special...
First there was Van. Then there was Rory Gallagher with Taste. Next in line were Skid Row. And shortly afterwards, Philip Lynott got Thin Lizzy on the road.
The quotes herein are extracts taken from a longer video interview, specially conducted for Still In Love With You: The Philip Lynott Exhibition, covering Bono’s personal memories of Phil Lynott and his legacy as a songwriter, rock ’n’ roll star and leader of Thin Lizzy.