Thin Lizzy performing 'Emerald' during their last Irish concert in Dublin.
Thin Lizzy play their last Irish concerts in the Royal Dublin Society (RDS) Simmonscourt Arena on 9 and 10 April before embarking on a farewell tour named after their final album 'Thunder and Lightning'.
The farewell concert is broadcast simultaneously on RTÉ 1 and RTÉ Radio 2 in stereo becoming RTÉ’s first home-produced simultaneous broadcast of a rock event.
Thin Lizzy frontman Phil Lynott introduces the song ‘Emerald’ from the 1976 album 'Jailbreak',
Is there anybody out there with any Irish in them, you know, would you like to hear a little more?
Thin Lizzy's line-up for the farewell tour is Phil Lynott on bass guitar and vocals, Scott Gorham on guitar and backing vocals, John Sykes on guitar and backing vocals, Darren Wharton on keyboards and backing vocals and Brian Downey on drums and percussion.
'Thin Lizzy Thunder and Lightening Tour' was broadcast on 28 May 1983.