Wild Frontier is the eighth studio album by Gary Moore, released in 1987. His first studio album after a trip back to his native Belfast, Northern Ireland in 1985, this album has several songs about Ireland and even the music itself is steeped in Celtic roots…
Wild Frontier is a 1987 album by Gary Moore. His first studio album after a trip back to his native Belfast, Northern Ireland in 1985, this album has several songs about Ireland and even the music itself is steeped in Celtic roots. The title track was intended to be sung by Phil Lynott, however Lynott's death in January 1986 prevented that. The album is dedicated to the memory of Phil Lynott, with the words "For Philip" on the rear cover.
Part of Universal's Classic Album Selection series, this box set from legendary English blues guitarist Gary Moore focuses on his more rock-oriented offerings. The collection includes the albums Corridors of Power (1982), Victims of the Future (1983), Run for Cover (1985), Wild Frontier (1987), and After the War (1989) in their entireties.
Many consider Gary Moore to be one of the most underappreciated guitarists in rock music, particularly in America where he has barely made an impression at all. Nonetheless he is often cited as an influence on the work of many other notable guitarists including Ozzy Osbourne’s axeman Randy Rhoads, and his fortunes are interweaved with the success of other well-considered artists.
Out in the Fields: The Very Best of Gary Moore is a compilation album by Gary Moore. Released in 1998 the album encompasses a part of Moore's immense career from 1982 to 1994. There is also 2 CD version, released at the same time; the second disc contains outtakes from various gigs, two B-sides and one remixed track.