It Thin Lizzy - Dancing In The Moonlight (Its Caught Me In Its Spotlight) not be Thin Lizzy - Dancing In The Moonlight (Its Caught Me In Its Spotlight) with a similarly named song, "Dancing in the Moonlight", recorded by King Harvest and Toploader, amongst others. The song builds on the introductory bass riff played by Phil Lynott, adding the vocal melody line sung by Phil Lynott which contrasts and synergizes with the saxophone melodic counterpoint played by Supertramp's John Helliwell.
Thin Lizzy are an Irish rock band formed in Dublin in Lynott assumed the role of frontman and led them throughout their recording career of twelve studio albums.
Thin Lizzy are best known for their songs "Whiskey in the Jar", "Jailbreak" and "The Boys Are Back in Town", all major international hits still played regularly on hard rock and classic rock radio stations. After Lynott's death invarious incarnations of the band have emerged over the years based around guitarists Scott Gorham and John Sykes, though Sykes left the band in For 40 years, journalists chronicled the eccentric royal family of Oudh, deposed aristocrats who lived in a ruined palace in the Indian capital.
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Brian DowneyScott GorhamLynott. Downey, Gorham, Lynott, Brian Robertson. Total length:. Add Genre. Add Styles. Add Moods. Add Themes. Following the somewhat disappointing Johnny the Fox, 's Bad Reputation was a solid return to form for Thin Lizzy, offering perhaps the band's most diverse and confident set of tunes yet.
There was certainly no obvious hit on par with Jailbreak's career-defining "The Boys Are Back in Town," but the album still featured a number of very strong, radio-friendly cuts, not least of which was leadoff single "Dancing in the Moonlight It's Caught Me in Its Spotlight. Completing the song's pop appeal was an especially inspired set of Lynott lyrics depicting him as the yearning boyfriend, both innocently spellbound by his girlfriend's charms and desperately horny to get in her pants.
And yet, though it certainly ranked as one of the most accessible singles of Thin Lizzy's career complete with finger snaps and handclapsthe track echoed the pattern set by recent A-sides, charging up to number 14 on the British charts, then inexplicably stalling to a halt.
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