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CONCERT REVIEW: Queen and Adam Lambert

Queen & Adam Lambert (Melbourne, 2014)

You know which people are the worst? The people who hear the first few bars of Queen’s Under Pressure… 916 more words

Queen + Adam Lambert hit the right notes

‘Reality show contestant replaces deceased rock legend’ is a familiar scenario with cringeworthy disaster written all over it.

Last night in Melbourne Brian May and Roger Taylor entrusted the keys to their rocking Rolls Royce and Freddie Mercury’s legacy to Adam Lambert.   725 more words

Non Sporty Stuff

A Night At The Opera: A Peek Behind The Curtain

Queen’s 1975 album “A Night At The Opera” begins with Freddie Mercury’s flowery piano-playing drifting in out of nowhere. It’s lulling you into a false sense of security, however, as Brian May’s angry guitar riff kicks in with a siren for backing. 1,590 more words

Writing

Classic Rock Almanac August 19, 2014

Today is the 75th birthday of former Cream and Blind Faith drummer Ginger Baker.

In 2012, Baker was the subject of a film documentary. What was its title? 500 more words

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