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Queen Biopic Finds its Star in Ben Whishaw

According to Deadline, British actor Ben Whishaw — best known for his role as Q in the most recent Bond flick, Skyfall — will play Mercury in the upcoming biopic.

12/10/2013

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Brian May On Reviving Freddie Mercury: “I Don’t Want To Be Touring With A Hologram”

May doesn’t like the idea, mainly because it would make him, Roger Taylor and the others feel more like an exhibit at the Museum of Science than a rock concert.

10/23/2013

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Not Fade Away: Queen’s Debut Turns 40

In Not Fade Away, we take a look at the legacy of some of the greatest albums of the past few decades – some iconic, some lesser known – as they celebrate significant anniversaries. Here, we […]

09/06/2013

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Queen Musical ‘We Will Rock You’ To Tour North America This Fall

After a 12-year run in London’s West End and numerous international productions, Queen’s jukebox musical, ‘We Will Rock You,” will tour North America for the first time.

08/09/2013

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Michael Jackson & Freddie Mercury Demos Coming UPDATE!!

**Update!** So I just learned that when Freddie & michael were recording, they had intentions of doing more than just 3 songs. There were some scheduling conflicts, and something very strange. Michael brought a llama […]

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Michael Jackson & Freddie Mercury Duets To Be Released This Fall

After 30 years, music fans hoping to hear the long-awaited duets of Freddie Mercury and Michael Jackson will finally get their chance.

07/29/2013

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Sacha Baron Cohen Leaves Freddie Mercury Biopic

The actor has since dropped out of the biopic due to “creative differences” with the surviving members of Queen.

07/23/2013

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Katy Perry Announces Queen-Insired Perfume

Katy Perry’s new perfume is inspired by a timeless classic rock hit. “Killer Queen,” is named after the classic Queen track. The singer told WWD that her third fragrance, available in August, is more mature than her previous […]

07/12/2013

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Dream Band, Players Wanted

This is pretty KOOL. A U.K. magazine called “Metro” did a survey of their readers to choose a fantasy supergroup.  This would be the ultimate band.  They got over 2,000 responses and here is the […]

94.5 KOOL FM–06/26/2013

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Brian May On ‘The Voice': ‘Dull, Dumb, Depressing’

You may be a fan of NBC’s reality TV competition, The Voice, but Queen guitarist Brian May certainly isn’t. He recently spoke out against the British version of the show, which features judges Jesse J, […]

05/24/2013

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