Manager: THIN LIZZY Drummer 'Very Ill', To Be Replaced Until Further Notice

THIN LIZZY drummer Michael Lee (ex-PAGE/PLANT, THE CULT, LITTLE ANGELS) "is very ill and will be replaced [on the band's upcoming tour] until further notice," according to a statement from the group's management, Coallier Entertainment. No further details are available at this time.

As before, the rest of THIN LIZZY's touring lineup is expected to consist of John Sykes (guitar/vocals), Scott Gorham (guitar), and Randy Gregg (bass, ANGEL).

As previously reported, THIN LIZZY will be the featured guests on the nationally syndicated radio show "Rockline" airing Wednesday, February 4. The live show begins at 8:30 p.m. PT / 11:30 p.m. ET, and fans are encouraged to call in with questions during the program at (800) 344-ROCK (7625). To find a station near you, check out

THIN LIZZY will kick off a North American tour with DEEP PURPLE on February 8 in Vancouver, British Columbia.


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