Watch Metallica Play ‘Whiskey In The Jar’ In Tribute To Thin Lizzy’s Phil Lynott. Towards the end of the song, Metallica vocalist and guitarist James Hetfield told the crowd: “We love you Author: Tim Peacock. "Whiskey in the Jar" is an Irish traditional song set in the southern mountains of Ireland, often with specific mention of counties Cork and Kerry. The song, about a rapparee who is betrayed by his wife or lover, is one of the most widely performed traditional Irish songs and has been recorded by numerous artists since the frvi4.neted: circa 17th century. Jun 11, · To honor the country's most famous hard-rock export Thin Lizzy, the thrash quartet fired up their cover of the group's folk song re-working "Whiskey in the Jar," which Metallica included on their album Garage, Inc.
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