Rory Gallagher

Rory Gallagher

Born: January 01, 1970


Occupation: Musician, songwriter, bandleader, producer

Biography: William Rory Gallagher, GAL-ə-hər; 2 March 1948 14 June 1995, was an Irish blues-rock multi-instrumentalist, songwriter, and bandleader. Born in Ballyshannon, County Donegal, and raised in Cork, Gallagher recorded solo albums throughout the 1970s and 1980s, after forming the band Taste during the late 1960s.

Source/Notes: Roberts, David (1998). Guinness Rockopedia (1st ed.). London: Guinness Publishing Ltd.. pp. 168-169. ISBN 0-85112-072-5. - By Gallagher
Source/Notes: Van Morrison, UK Guitarist 265: The Rory Gallagher Story, BBC Radio 2 - About Gallagher


Source/Notes: The Times, 16 June 1995. - About Gallagher