Def Leppard’s Viv Campbell Joins Thin Lizzy
[lastfm]Def Leppard[/lastfm] guitarist Viv Campbell will be joining a new [lastfm]Thin Lizzy[/lastfm] lineup in time for a string of U.K. tour dates in January.
Campbell joins the band at the same time as former [lastfm]Almighty[/lastfm] frontman Ricky Warwick .
Thin Lizzy will be performing a memorial show (in honor of Lynott’s death 25 years ago) in Dublin on January 4, after which they will tour the U.K. for a month, with shows scheduled in Glasgow, Leeds, Newcastle, Manchester, and London, among other cities.
In addition to the tour, a variety of classic Thin Lizzy material will be reissued by Universal Music over the next year and a half, including a series of re-issues, deluxe sets, and special releases.