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Paul McCartney Plays For The Queen!

Paul’s set at the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Concert included four BEATLES songs:  “Magical Mystery Tour”, “All My Loving”, “Let It Be” and “Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da”. Check it out…

06/05/2012

Brian May (R) and Roger Taylor (L) of the British rock band Queen pose with Adam Lambert (C) (Getty Images/Peter Muhly)

Roger Taylor Talks Queen Extravaganza, Adam Lambert

This summer, Brian May and Roger Taylor are reactivating Queen for a handful of dates that will feature former American Idol contestant Adam Lambert on vocals. But they’re also plotting a way to keep Queen’s […]

05/22/2012

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Freddie Mercury To Appear As An ‘Optical Illusion’ In Queen Musical Tonight

Although Freddie Mercury passed away in 1991, Queen has soldiered on, even releasing and album and touring with Paul Rodgers as the lead singer. To quote their own song, Queen isn’t ready to bite the […]

05/14/2012

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A Dozen Songs About Mom

There are a lot more than 12 songs about moms but I’ve narrowed it down to a dozen hits that celebrate mother’s everywhere. See if you can match these artists with their hits about mama: The Rolling Stones, B.J. Thomas, The Shirelles, Paul Simon, Three Dog Night, The Jackson Five, Loggins and Messina, Queen, Marvin Gaye, Elton John, Ernie K. Doe, and Dr. Hook.

05/10/2012

Here’s How to Get Your Kids Pumped on the Way to School . . . Have Them Rock Out to “Bohemian Rhapsody”

A video called “Bohemian Rhapsody On The Way To School“ is getting a bunch of views on YouTube.  It’s a guy driving his three kids to school.  And apparently they have a ritual where they […]

04/27/2012

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Queen Confirms Four Shows With Adam Lambert As Frontman

The surviving members of Queen were scheduled to perform with American Idol alum Adam Lambert at Sonisphere before the U.K. music festival was canceled late last month. But that doesn’t mean Brian May, Roger Taylor […]

04/09/2012

“Bohemian Rhapsody” Performed By ONE Guy

Whether you fell in love with [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Queen[/lastfm]‘s “Bohemian Rhapsody” in the 70′s…or when you first saw “Wayne’s World” in the 90′s, the song is HIGHLY addictive!  I haven’t met one person who doesn’t sing […]

01/27/2012

It’s Elton’s Turn To Write

Usually, [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Bernie Taupin[/lastfm] writes the lyrics and [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Elton John[/lastfm] takes care of the music.  This time, Elton will pen the words…to a new book.  In it, he plans to “break down social barriers and to […]

01/10/2012

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Rock Flashback: Remembering Freddie Mercury 20 Years After His Death

If you aren’t old enough to remember the 1980s, you probably don’t remember the days when AIDS was considered both a badge of shame and a plague with the potential to take down all of […]

11/28/2011

Catchiest Pop Song Of All-Time

Here at KOOL, we play a whole bunch of catchy songs.  I couldn’t imagine having to pick the catchiest!  I’ll leave THAT to the scientists.  Oh, you think I’m kidding.  The study actually exists!  Dr. […]

10/04/2011

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