London's famed Royal Vauxhall Tavern will host a four-night musical that details the night in 1988 when Freddie Mercury and Princess Diana dropped by to party.
There is literally only one thing that could make the story of Freddie Mercury dressing up Princess Diana in boy drag to sneak her into a hopping London gay bar more fabulous — a musical! Yes, Royal Vauxhall, a new cabaret-style show, will set the supposed 1988 night to song and dance, hopefully contributing a little cheer [...]
An apocryphal tale of a night Princess Diana spent at a gay bar with Freddie Mercury as a drag king is the subject of a new musical. The story of Princess Diana’s night out with Mercury was first reported in 2013. Diana reportedly went to the L… Read The post That Time Freddie Mercury and Princess Diana Went to a Gay Bar Will Soon Be a Musical appeared first on Towleroad.
Twenty-five years ago this week, iconic English rock maximalists Queen released one final classic album with their original lineup of Freddie Mercury, guitarist Brian May, bassist John Deacon and drummer Roger Taylor. Innuendo fell into fans' laps like a saving grace following the hijacking of Deacon's signature bass line from "Under Pressure," the group's...
On April 20th, 1992, about five months after Freddie Mercury passed away due to AIDS-related pneumonia, the surviving members of Queen came together at Wembley Stadium to stage an amazing concert in his honor featuring Elton John, Axl Rose, Slash, Robert Plant, George Michael, Seal, Annie Lennox and Liza Minnelli....
NEW YORK (AP) — A cow that was captured by police after fleeing from a New York City slaughterhouse has been taken in by an animal sanctuary and renamed for rock legend Freddie Mercury. Online video showed the brown and white cow trotting...Show More Summary
The daring cow that was captured by police after breaking free from a New York City slaughterhouse has been rescued by an animal sanctuary and renamed after rock legend Freddie Mercury. A video showed the brown and white cow hoofing it past shops and restaurants on Thursday afternoon. Show More Summary
The joyless, grim superheroics of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice get replaced with a lot of fun and some Freddie Mercury. When it comes to adapting superhero universes for the big screen, Marvel and DC have been like the tortoise...Show More Summary
The new Suicide Squad trailer debuted this week, and it was great, or at least I think it was great. The truth is, it's impossible to judge any trailer that uses a Queen song, because it's impossible not to get...
The Struts’ Luke Spiller wears his influences on his sleeve — and no shortage of eyeliner and women’s clothes.
This episode is called “Long Live the Queen,” so I ASSUME that the Earth Queen is going to die. But maybe Freddie Mercury shows up and does a rousing rendition of “Fat Bottomed Girls” while Pabu and Bolin groove in the background? I don’t know.
Combining the isolated vocals from various concert performances of 'Under Pressure' by Queen and David Bowie, Playback.fm earlier this week created an a capella duet with Bowie and Freddie Mercury that really should have existed sooner. Show More Summary
Isolated vocal tracks from Bowie and Queen's "Under Pressure" (1981). Original below. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=psYQMY69gLo
An unexpected moment at the 1992 tribute concert became one of its most memorable.
Last week on The Ellen Show, host Ellen DeGeneres brought on dance group Shaping Sound to perform a dance set to Queen’s iconic hit “Bohemian Rhapsody.” Freddie Mercury’s magnum opus is now 40 years old and other celebrations… Read The post Watch These Ripped Dancers Bust a Move to ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ – VIDEO appeared first on Towleroad.
A few days ago we shared the isolated vocal track from Freddie Mercury on Queen’s enduring 1977 hit, “We Are The Champions.” It gave us the feels. Well, the world lost another irreplaceable artist on Sunday night — David Bowie, we’re happy to know that you’ve made it back to the mothership, but you will be [...]
The world lost a great talent when it lost Mercury. Hearing this newly found recording makes that even more clear. The post Newly Found Freddy Mercury Recording Highlights His Incredible Vocals appeared first on The Good Men Project...
Former Queen frontman Freddie Mercury was truly one of the greats, and sadly one of many artists who were taken well before their time due to AIDS. Did you know he boasted an over four-octave range when he sang? He wasn’t messing around. That’s to say nothing of the fact that he penned some of rock’s greatest anthems — [...]
A stunning acappella version of Queen's - "We Are the Champions".
Playback.fm has created an amazing montage using different clips of the late, great Freddie Mercury singing the classic Queen song “We Are the Champions” without the background music. The effect is absolutely mesmerizing and incredibly poignant. This is an exclusive treat from Playback.fm. The isolated vocals have been combined with four sets of different concert […]