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Watch Queen's Roger Taylor and Brian May Give Online Drum and Guitar Lessons

Both Roget Taylor and Brian May of Queen are dropping some knowledge during this time of social distancing, providing drum and guitar tutorials online.
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AC/DC, U2, Queen and 5 More Rock Albums Turning 40 in 2020

As the ‘70s gave way to the ‘80s, Ozzy Osbourne and Joan Jett released their solo debuts, while U2 and The Pretenders arrived on the scene.
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Watch Queen's Brian May Play Guitar With a Koala on His Shoulder

The locals are clearly excited to have May and the band in town, as evidenced by the eager koala who wanted to get a close-up look at his guitar playing.
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Queen Guitarist Brian May Lashes Out at 'Disrespectful' Cameraman

Queen guitarist Brian May is thanking fans for their support in the aftermath of a run-in he had with a cameraman. May arrived at the airport in Brisbane this week to begin the Australian leg of the Queen + Adam Lambert tour, which includes a benefit concert for wildfires relief . As May was...
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Would You Buy a Sports Bra From Queen Guitarist Brian May?

Need a sports bra with guitars on it? Brian May has you covered. In addition to being a world class musician and astrophysicist, the Queen guitarist is an entrepreneur. Brian May Guitars sells everything from his signature gear to apparel, and there are some new offerings under the latter category...
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Queen Becomes the First Band Ever on a British Coin

The Beatles don’t have one. Neither do Led Zeppelin , Pink Floyd or the Rolling Stones . But Queen does. They’ve just become the first band in history to be commemorated on a British coin. “Four friends who rewrote the rules of rock,” reads the statement from the Royal Mint. “The first coin in our...
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Queen + Adam Lambert Headline Australia Wildfires Benefit Concert

Queen + Adam Lambert will headline a night of music to raise money for those affected by the devastating wildfires in Australia. Guitarist Brian May says the band is donating the stage from its show in Sydney the previous night for Fire Fight Australia – Concert for National Brushfire Relief. All...
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This Beatles Album Was the Top Selling Vinyl LP of 2019 and the Decade

Vinyl made a comeback years ago, and the format is proving to have staying power. According to Nielsen Music’s year-end report, vinyl now represents 26% of all physical album sales with 18.8 million units sold in 2019. That’s compared to 54.8 million CDs. Vinyl remains especially popular with the...
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7 Memorable David Bowie Duets, Collabs and Covers

When David Bowie was in his prime, which was most of his life, anybody who was somebody wanted to be him, or be near him. He was the definition of rock and roll, which means he didn’t play by any rules when it came to writing, recording or dressing. He blew minds with 1969’s “Space Oddity” before...
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Brian May of Queen Says He Was 'Engulfed' With Depression Over Christmas

Brian May is speaking out about the depression he went through over the holidays, writing on Instagram about pulling himself out of feelings that “engulfed” him Standing in front of a painting gifted to him by Joe Elliot of Def Leppard , the legendary Queen guitarist writes about his own struggles...
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