Thin Lizzy, The Three Musketeers tour 1983

Line-up: Philip Lynott, Brian Downey, Scott Gorham, Darren Wharton, John Sykes
Date Arena City, Country Comments
PHILIP LYNOTT AND THE SOUL BAND TOUR OF IRELAND DEC-82
(27th Dec - 3rd January)

Line-up: Philip Lynott, Brian Downey, Darren Wharton, Jimmy Bain, Jerome Rimson, Gus Isidore
830101 Town Hall Kiltimagh, Ireland

Thanks to John O´Reilly

830102 Community Centre Ashbourne, Ireland

Thanks to John O´Reilly

830126 Regal Theatre Hitchin, UK The first live concert by the new line-up is recorded by the BBC for Sight and Sound In Concert.
Bootlegs
BBC Rock Hour #417

BBC Transcription disc
Jailbreak
Final lightning
This is the one
Farewell Tour 1983 Live

Thanks to Mark Long

Ticket

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket

830128 The Tube Newcastle, UK Live on Channel 4´s The Tube

Thanks to Tony Went
TV Pass

THUNDER AND LIGHTNING UK TOUR FEB, MAR-83
Supported by the Mama´s Boys

Line-up: Philip Lynott, Brian Downey, Scott Gorham, Darren Wharton, John Sykes

830209 Futurist Theatre Scarborough, UK

Supported by Mama´s Boys

Adrian Hopkins Promotions presents

Thanks to Tony Went

Ticket

830210 Queens Hall Leeds, UK Supported by Mama´s Boys

Adrian Hopkins Promotions presents

Tickets

Thanks to Don Bolster
Poster

Thanks to Graham Hart
Photo

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket

Thanks to Graeme Hanley
Ticket

Thanks to Adriano De Ruscio
Ticket
830212 Apollo Theatre Manchester, UK Supported by Mama´s Boys

Adrian Hopkins Promotions presents

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket

Thanks to Phil Osborne
Ticket
830213 Royal Court Theatre Liverpool, UK Supported by Mama´s Boys

Adrian Hopkins Promotions presents

Thanks to Tony Went
Tickets

Thanks to Joe Hynes
Ticket

830214 City Hall Sheffield, UK Supported by Mama´s Boys

Adrian Hopkins Promotions presents

Ticket

830215 City Hall Sheffield, UK Supported by Mama´s Boys

Adrian Hopkins Promotions presents

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket

Thanks to Graeme Hanley
Ticket

830217 De Montford Hall Leicester, UK Supported by Mama´s Boys

Adrian Hopkins Promotions presents

Bootleg
Struck in Leicester 

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket

Thanks to Adriano De Ruscio
Ticket

830218 Assembly Rooms Derby, UK Supported by Mama´s Boys

Adrian Hopkins Promotions presents

Thanks to John Walsh
Ticket

830219 Apollo Theatre Coventry, UK Supported by Mama´s Boys

Adrian Hopkins Promotions presents

Bootleg
Live Coventry Apollo

Ticket

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket

830221 Odeon Theatre Birmingham, UK Supported by Mama´s Boys

Adrian Hopkins Promotions presents

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket

Thanks to Mark Long
Ticket

Thanks to Mike Bowen
Ticket

830222 Odeon Theatre Birmingham, UK Supported by Mama´s Boys

Adrian Hopkins Promotions presents

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket

Thanks to Mark Long
Ticket
830224 Gaumont Theatre Ipswich, UK Supported by Mama´s Boys

Adrian Hopkins Promotions presents

Thanks to Michael Bloomfield
www.rockpopmem.com
Poster

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket

Thanks to Keith Edge
Ticket

830225 The Brighton Centre Brighton, UK Supported by Mama´s Boys

Adrian Hopkins Promotions presents

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket

830226 The Guildhall Portsmouth, UK Supported by Mama´s Boys

Adrian Hopkins Promotions presents

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket

Thanks to Martin Lock
Ticket

830227 Apollo Theatre Oxford, UK Supported by Mama´s Boys

Adrian Hopkins Promotions presents

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket

Thanks to Alison Russell
Ticket

830228 Apollo Theatre Oxford, UK Supported by Mama´s Boys

Adrian Hopkins Promotions presents

Darren fainting resulting to no encore.

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket

830301 St. Georges Bradford, UK
830302 Gaumont Theatre Southampton, UK Supported by Mama´s Boys

Adrian Hopkins Promotions presents

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket

Thanks to Alison Russell
Ticket, Backstage pass

830303 Colston Hall Bristol, UK Supported by Mama´s Boys

Adrian Hopkins Promotions presents

Ticket

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket

830304 Thin Lizzy release the album Thunder and lightning
830304 Leisure Centre Gloucester, UK Cancelled
Postponed to 830504

Thanks to Tim Barnes

Adrian Hopkins Promotions presents

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket

830306 Arts Centre Poole, UK
830309 Hammersmith Odeon London, UK Supported by Mama´s Boys

Recorded for future live album.

Adrian Hopkins Promotions presents

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket

830310 Hammersmith Odeon London, UK Supported by Mama´s Boys

Recorded for future live album.

Adrian Hopkins Promotions presents

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket

830311 Hammersmith Odeon London, UK Supported by Mama´s Boys

Recorded for future live album.

Adrian Hopkins Promotions presents

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket

830312 Hammersmith Odeon London, UK Supported by Mama´s Boys

Final day at Hammersmith Odeon features guest appearances by Robertson, Moore, Bell. Snowy was never invited to the show.
Recorded for future live album.

Adrian Hopkins Promotions presents

Bootleg
Remembering Part 3 

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket

Thanks to Ian Williams
Ticket

830314 Lockley Grand Hall, Guild Hall Preston, UK Supported by Mama´s Boys

Adrian Hopkins Promotions presents

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket

830315 Market Hall Carlisle, UK Supported by Mama´s Boys

Adrian Hopkins Promotions presents

Thanks to Brian Goodwin
Ticket

Thanks to Dez Zonked and Brian Goodwin
Photos

830317 Playhouse Theatre Edinburgh, UK Supported by Mama´s Boys

Adrian Hopkins Promotions presents

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket

Thanks to Simon Rowberry
Backstage pass

830318 The Capitol Aberdeen, UK Supported by Mama´s Boys

Adrian Hopkins Promotions presents

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket

830319 Apollo Theatre Glasgow, UK Recorded by Radio Clyde FM
Brian Robertson special guest. The reason that Robbo played was that the recording of the Hammersmith gig was to bad. 
So they recorded the gig.
Bootleg
Glasgow 83
Alibi

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket

Thanks to Phil Osborne
Ticket

Thanks to Lynne McCubbin
Ticket

830320 City Hall Newcastle, UK Supported by Mama´s Boys

Adrian Hopkins Promotions presents

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket

830321 City Hall Newcastle, UK Supported by Mama´s Boys

Recorded by radio.

Adrian Hopkins Promotions presents

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket

830323 St. Georges Hall Bradford, UK Supported by Mama´s Boys

Adrian Hopkins Promotions presents

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket

Thanks to Graeme Hanley
Ticket

830324 Royal Centre Concert Hall Nottingham, UK Supported by Mama´s Boys

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket
830325 Victoria Hall Hanley, UK Supported by Mama´s Boys

Adrian Hopkins Promotions presents

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket

Thanks to Andrew Belfort
Ticket
830327 St. David´s Hall Cardiff, UK Supported by Mama´s Boys

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket
830328 Odeon Theatre Birmingham, UK Supported by Mama´s Boys

Adrian Hopkins Promotions presents

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket

Thanks to Mark Long
Ticket

Thanks to John Walsh
Ticket

Thanks to Simon Rowberry
Backstage pass

830329 Apollo Theatre Manchester, UK Supported by Mama´s Boys

Adrian Hopkins Promotions presents

Mark Stanway keyboard player from Magnum was invited to the show by Sykes. He met Philip at the Britannia Hotel. Philip asked Mark if he wanted to join the Swedish Folk Park Tour. Mark agreed.

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket

Thanks to Harry Potts
Photos

830331 Cornwall Coliseum St Austell, UK Supported by Mama´s Boys

Adrian Hopkins Promotions presents

Poster

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket

IRISH TOUR APR-83

Line-up: Philip Lynott, Brian Downey, Scott Gorham, Darren Wharton, John Sykes


Thanks to David Allen

830405 City Hall Cork, Ireland
830406 Leisureland Galway, Ireland Supported by Mama´s Boys

RTE Radio 2 by arrangement with MCD presents

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket

Thanks to David Allen
Advert

830408 King´s Hall Belfast, Northern Ireland Supported by Mama´s Boys

MCD presents

Part of the show televised by RTE Irish TV for the programme
The Sun Goes Down.
Cold sweat - live

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket

Thanks to Anthony Hegarty
Ticket

Thanks to David Allen
Advert

830409 Royal Dublin Society Dublin, Ireland Supported by Mama´s Boys

RTE Radio 2 by arrangement with MCD presents

Televised concert. 
Recorded by RTE Irish TV

Bootleg
Thunder & Lightning in Dublin
Dublin 83

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket

Thanks to Don Bolster
Ticket

Thanks to David Allen
Advert

830410 Royal Dublin Society Dublin, Ireland Supported by Mama´s Boys

RTE Radio 2 by arrangement with MCD presents

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket

EUROPEAN TOUR APR, MAY-83

Line-up: Philip Lynott, Brian Downey, Scott Gorham, Darren Wharton, John Sykes

830423 Hammerleinhalle Nurnberg, Germany Cancelled
830424 Lowenbraukeller Munich, Germany Cancelled
830425 Eizer Hof Mainz, Germany Cancelled

Ticket

Poster

830426 Philipshalle Dusseldorf, Germany Cancelled
830427 Vejlby-Risskov Hallen Aarhus, Denmark Supported by Mama´s Boys

Thanks to Claus Johansen
Advert

830428 Falkoner Teatret Copenhagen, Denmark Supported by Trash

Thanks to Claus Johansen
Ticket

Thanks to Roger Jönsson
Ticket

830429 Scandinavium Gothenburg, Sweden Supported by Mama´s Boys

EMA Telstar presents

Thunder & lightning
Waiting for an alibi
Jailbreak
Baby please don't go
This is the one
Angel of death
Are you ready
The holy war
The sun goes down
Cold sweat
Cowboy song
The boys are back in town
Suicide
Sha la la
Emerald
Baby drive me crazy
Still in love with you
Rosalie
Whiskey in the jar
Dancing in the moonlight


Thanks to Stefan Polzer
Ticket

Thanks to Ari Larsson
Ticket, Poster

Thanks to Magnus Lindqvist
Ticket

Thanks to Terje Dokken
Ticket

Thanks to Stefan Björnshög
Ticket, Advert

Thanks to Magnus Rouden
Photos

830430 Johanneshovs Isstadion Stockholm, Sweden Supported by Mama´s Boys

EMA Telstar presents

The band was involved in a car crash at 140 mph near the city Sodertalje.
Scorpions in audience

Thunder & lightning
Waiting for an alibi
Jailbreak
Baby please don't go
This is the one
Angel of death
Are you rReady
Holy war
The sun goes down
Cold sweat
Cowboy song
The boys are back in town
Suicide
Sha la la
Emerald
Baby drives me crazy
Still in love with you
Rosalie
Whiskey in the jar
Dancing in the moonlight
Rosalie

Thanks to Don Bolster
Poster

Thanks to Mats Pettersson
Advert

Thanks to Magnus Osenius
Ticket

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket

Thanks to Lasse Gidbo
Ticket

Thanks to Erik Seth Ringo Starre
Ticket

Thanks to Klas Forsner
Ticket


Thanks to Petri Tarkanmäki
Ticket

Thanks to Magnus Rouden
Photos

Thanks to Jan Axelsson
Photos

830503 Gaumont Theatre Ipswich, UK Supported by Mama´s Boys

Adrian Hopkins Promotions presents

Bootleg
Sykes & Lynott

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket

Thanks to Keith Edge
Ticket

830504 Leisure Centre Gloucester, UK Supported by Mama´s Boys

Adrian Hopkins Promotions presents

Postponed from 830304
Thanks to Tim Barnes

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket

AT LAST SAYONARA TOUR JAPAN MAY-83

Line-up: Philip Lynott, Brian Downey, Scott Gorham, Darren Wharton, John Sykes


Thanks to Tony Went

830517 The Sun Plaza Tokyo, Japan Philip had been unable to get any heroin and was on stage in deep and serious withdrawal.
Philip looked dazed and confused.
830519 Shibuya Kohkaidoh Hall Tokyo, Japan Van Productions

Thanks to Tony Went
Handbill
Ticket

830520 Aichi Kosei Nenkin Kaikan Nagoya, Japan

Jail House

Thanks to Johan Hagman

830521 Banpaku Kinen Hall Osaka, Japan Ace Promote

Bootleg 
Osaka Sundown

Thunder and lightning
Waiting for an alibi
Jailbreak
Baby please don´t go
Angel of death
Are you ready
Holy war
The sun goes down
Cold sweat
Sha la la
Baby drives me crazy
Still in love with you
Rosalie 

Thanks to Tom Pytel

Thanks to Johan Hagman

Ticket

830523 Shinjuku Kosei Nenkin Kaikan Tokyo, Japan Van Productions

Bootleg
Live in Japan
Still in live with us 

Thanks to Adriano De Ruscio
Ticket

Thanks to Tony Went
Handbill
Ticket

THE THREE MUSKETEERS TOUR OF SWEDISH FOLK PARKS JUL, AUG-83
The tour was booked for Dave Edmunds but he couldn´t play so the Swedish concert arranger EMA Telstar asked Lynott if he wanted to do the tour instead.

Line-up: Philip Lynott, Brian Downey, John Sykes, Mark Stanway, Doish Nagle (13 gigs)

830719 Flight from London - Stockholm. Stayed at Alexandra Hotel, Stockholm
830720-21 Rehearsal at Europa-Film C-Hall in Stockholm, Bromma
830722 Folkets Park Gävle, Sweden EMA Telstar presents

Stayed at Esso Motor Hotel, Gävle
Thanks to Torbjörn Stråhle

830723 Masten Kristianopel, Sweden EMA Telstar presents

Stayed at Esso Hotel, Kalmar
Supported by Nam Nam

Thanks to Magnus Rouden
Photos

Thanks to Per Lindberg
Poster

Thanks to Kjell Magnusson and Petter Lönegård www.olympen.nu
Sticker

Thanks to Jens Olander
Adverts

830724 Day off. Stayed at Alexandra Hotel, Stockholm
830725 Day off. Stayed at Alexandra Hotel, Stockholm
830726 Folkets Park Västerås, Sweden EMA Telstar presents

Stayed at Esso Hotel, Västerås
Bootleg
Västeras Sweden 

Thanks to Magnus Osenius
Poster

Thanks to Maria Jansson
Photos

830727 Bökensveds idrottsplats Västervik, Sweden EMA Telstar presents

Stayed at Centralhotellet, Västervik

830728 Folkets Park Hunnebostrand, Sweden EMA Telstar presents

Stayed at Ramada Hotel, Gothenburg

Poster

830729 Lobo (Folkets hus) Gothenburg, Sweden EMA Telstar presents

Stayed at Ramada Hotel, Gothenburg
Bootleg
Sykes birthday party 


Thanks to Magnus Lindqvist
Ticket

Thanks to Stefan Björnshög
Ticket

Thanks to Anna Svendsen
Ticket

Thanks to Anna Svendsen
Photos

Thanks to Stefan Björnshög
Advert

Thanks to Thomas Jonsson
Poster

830730 Alingsåsparken Alingsås, Sweden EMA Telstar presents

Stayed at Esso Scandic, Gothenburg

Thanks to Fredrik Bengtsson
Advert

830731 Day off. Stayed at Alexandra Hotel, Stockholm
830801 Garage Stockholm, Sweden Stayed at Alexandra Hotel, Stockholm
Unannounced gig
830802 Folkborgen Norrköping, Sweden EMA Telstar presents

Stayed at Esso Hotel, Norrköping
Supported by Kalle Baah
Thanks to Benka Nyberg

Thanks to Jan Axelsson and Roger Johansson
Photos

830803 Folkets Park Karlskoga, Sweden 1410 people in audience
Thanks to Patrik Molin

EMA Telstar presents

Stayed at Esso Hotel, Karlskoga

830804 Folkets Park Södertälje, Sweden EMA Telstar presents

Stayed at Esso Hotel, Södertälje

Thanks to Olle Österberg and Gunilla Kjäll
Photos

830805 Brunnsparken Örebro, Sweden EMA Telstar presents

Stayed at Esso Hotel, Örebro
Thanks to Kent Öberg
Ticket, Photos

Thanks to Klas Forsner
Poster

830806 Folkets Park Avesta, Sweden EMA Telstar presents

Stayed at Kock (Star) Hotel, Avesta
Bootleg
Summer of 83

1.644 people in audience

Thanks to Johan Hagberg
Advert

830807 Day off. Stayed at Alexandra Hotel, Stockholm

Phil and the boys did a gig at the club Garage (Daily News Cafe)
Thanks to Bengt Grönkvist

    

830808 Gröna Lund Stockholm, Sweden EMA Telstar presents

Stayed at Alexandra Hotel, Stockholm
8000-9000 people in audience.
The day before Philip play bass on the song Free by a swedish heavy rockband named Heavy Load
Bootleg
Live in Stockholm

Thanks to Nick Sharp
Poster

Thanks to Mats Pettersson
Advert

Thanks to Pär Sundbäck
Photos

830809 Flight from Stockholm - London
EUROPEAN FESTIVALS

Line-up: Philip Lynott, Brian Downey, Scott Gorham, Darren Wharton, John Sykes

830828 Reading Festival Reading, UK The last gig in UK
Thin Lizzy, Ten Years After, The Climax Blues Band, The Steve Harley Band, The Enid
Recorded by BBC Radio One.
Later released as 
BBC Radio One Live In Concert

Poster

Advert

Thanks to Phil Osborne
Ticket

Thanks to Martin Lock
Ticket

Thanks to Tony Went
Tickets

Thanks to Jari Salonen
Photos

Handbill

830902 Monster of Rock 83
Westfalenhalle
Dortmund, Germany Monster of Rock 83
Whitesnake, Thin Lizzy, Saxon, Krokus, Survivor

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket, Backstage pass, Program

830903 Monster of Rock 83
VFR Fussballstadion
Kaiserslautern, Germany Monster of  Rock 83
Whitesnake, Thin Lizzy, Motorhead with Robbo, Meat Loaf,
Gorham and Downey almost failed to show up in time for the gig.

Ticket

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket, Backstage pass, Program

Thanks to Nick Sharp

Poster

830904
 
Monster of Rock 83
Zeppelinfeld
Nuremberg, Germany The last gig for Thin Lizzy
35.000 in audience.
Bootleg
The final gig
The man and his music IV,
(Rosalie, Thunder and Lightning)

Thanks to Tony Went
Ticket. Backstage pass, Program

Thanks to Wolfgang Gurster www.rock-shot.com
Photos

Thanks to Marco Gallino
Photos

Thanks to Bernd Mueller
Photos

Thanks to Peter Huber
Photos

830923 Sherwood Rooms Nottingham, UK Lynott and Sykes jams with Mama´s Boys

Thanks to Graham Hart
831114 Thin Lizzy release the album Life
831203 BBC Radio 1 Philip joins Auto Da Fe in concert on BBC Radio 1
831223 Savoy Entertainment Centre Waterford, Ireland Philip solo gig with Sykes