Tag Archives: Queen

Six String Signatures

When rock ‘n’ roll first ruled the world, it was the makers of those electric six strings whose names elicited excitement – Gibson, Fender and to a lesser degree the likes of Rickenbacker. Guitarists became renowned for playing specific brands – in the early 60s the first Stratocaster in the UK was in the hands of Hank Marvin, then Hendrix ...

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Live Review: Queen + Adam Lambert, Arena, Newcastle

If there is one band in the history of popular music who have brilliant legacy for playing live – it has to be Queen. Live at the Rainbow in 1974, Montreal in 1981, Live Aid in 1985,  and more recently live at Big Ben on New Year’s Eve 2014. The news that Queen were to tour again with the help ...

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Haken release new video for ‘Cockroach King’

Haken have revealed a brand new video for their track Cockroach King. The song comes from the groups latest studio album, The Mountain. The band gave a few words on the song’s meaning and their choice for the style of video: “With Cockroach King we allowed our eccentric side to come to the fore and wrote a song in the ...

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Voodoo Vegas Announce More Shows!

Bournemouth-based rockers Voodoo Vegas have added a few more shows to their schedule! These shows are all booked within the run up to the release of The Rise Of Jimmy Silver on the 4th March. The debut album was recorded with legendary producer Pedro Ferreira (Queen, The Darkness), and the whole studio effort was funded via a PledgeMusic campaign, in which ...

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