DOUGLAS BROCKIE


Douglas Brockie is a native of Englewood New Jersey. He is a talented guitarist, vocalist, and song writer.

Douglas toured as part of An Evening With THIN LIZZY Music 1991.

As a veteran of the music business Douglas has worked and recorded with:

Johnny Winter Band
Coliseum Tours
Saints and Sinners Tour
Madison Square Garden
North American Tours

Joe Farrell Quartet
WRVR Jazz Radio Legends hosted by Les Davis, Live from the Village Gate NYC.

Ginger Baker Band European Tour
BakerandBand album "From Humble Oranges"

Thin Lizzy-related
An Evening With THIN LIZZY Music in Europe 1991

Spirit Nation

Photo of the original Spirit Nation lineup in Ireland: Jerome Rimson bassist (left), BRIAN DOWNEY drums (center), Douglas Brockie guitar (right).

Douglas assembled Spirit Nation after his stint touring with An Evening With THIN LIZZY Music in Europe 1991. Douglas has maintained a working relationship with Thin Lizzy drummer Brian Downey which continues to this day.

Spirit Nation exists to further expand the opportunities for artist and creative freedom of its members. Spirit Nation has toured in Ireland and North American.

Their first release was "First Mystery" on the ARC RECORDS label.

"Atlantis", a follow up by Guitarist Douglas Brockie and Thin Lizzy Drummer Brian Downey was also released on Arc Records. .

Thanks to ARC RECORDS for use of the photos and biography information.

In 1992 a 6 track EP cassette was released featuring a revised line-up of the band.
 
This short lived band / project featured:
Brian Downey
Doug Brockie
Neil Whetton - ex The Bogey Boys.

Thanks to Clive James Bolger for the additional information.

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