British born guitarist Snowy White (Born Terence Charles
White) first became interested in music at the age of eleven
when he was inspired by blues musicians Buddy Guy and
B.B. King. He pursued his blues style in a number of bands
however during the seventies Snowy made a reputation for
himself playing numerous sessions for a wide variety of
musicians such as Al Stewart, Cliff Richard and Peter Green.
More famously Snowy toured as second guitarist with Pink
Floyd augmenting the bands sound on the tours to promote
the Animals and The Wall albums. By late 1979 however
tiring of the session scene Snowy accepted the offer to join
the rock band Thin Lizzy. Snowy recorded two albums with
Thin Lizzy (
number of successful tours before deciding that the bands
music and more importantly their lifestyle wasn't to his taste.
No Faith Required is the first in a series of reissued Snowy
White albums that have been unavailable for some time.
No Faith Required was originally released in 1996 and was
the first album to be recorded with The White Flames. The
album is a set of Snowy White originals which finds the
guitarist in fine voice over his distinctive guitar style. This
re issue will also contain two previously unreleased bonus
instrumental tracks that are drawn from the White Flames