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The legendary Irish guitarist’s legacy is captured on this special collection of tracks and includes a previously unreleased version of ‘(I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction’ featuring Gallagher with Jerry Lee Lewis. Full details below…

Following the commercial and critically acclaimed success of the recent albums Blues (2019) and the three-week running No.1 album on the Billboard Blues Chart Check Shirt Wizard – Live in ’77 (2020), UMe is pleased to present a new Rory Gallagher collection entitled The Best Of Rory Gallagher on Friday, October 9, 2020.

The comprehensive compilation includes Rory’s most iconic songs compiled from across his recording career, including tracks from Rory’s seminal first band Taste (1969) through to his final studio album Fresh Evidence (1990).

The Best Of Rory Gallagher will be released as a 2CD set featuring 30 tracks, including a previously unreleased collaboration with Jerry Lee Lewis.

The album will also be released on 2LP black vinyl, limited-edition 2LP clear vinyl available only at uDiscover Music and The Sound of Vinyl, a 15-track single CD, as well as digital HD and digital standard.

The album will be released on double black vinyl, limited edition clear vinyl, CD and also for download/streaming. Pre-order is now vailable here.

Oran O’Beirne

www.overdrive.ie 2020