Song Spotlight: New Horizons By Brian May

Let me begin by saying that I love Queen.  They were a rare example of a band where each member possessed equal talent.  As the front man Freddie Mercury often times received a great deal of the credit.  But look a little deeper and one will see that Queen was so successful because of the … Continue reading Song Spotlight: New Horizons By Brian May

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My Highlights From 2018

2018 was quite a full year, there were so many entertainment choices.  I watched more television in 2018 than I have in a very long time. I had the pleasure of attending a few phenomenal rock concerts.  The year was filled with many fantastic movies.  I missed quite a few of them in the theater … Continue reading My Highlights From 2018

Marc Martel’s Thunderbolt And Lightning – An Incredible Queen Covers EP

Marc Martel recently released a stupendous EP of Queen cover songs entitled Thunderbolt and Lightning.  If you are looking for a paint by numbers album of Queen covers this is not it.  If you are an opened minded Queen fan looking for bold reinterpretations  of beloved classics then you have struck gold. Martel's collection is … Continue reading Marc Martel’s Thunderbolt And Lightning – An Incredible Queen Covers EP

Freddie Mercury and Montserrat Caballe

Barcelona, Freddie Mercury's collaboration with opera superstar Montserrat Caballe, is his crowning achievement.  I have long felt this way about this incredibly special album.  Barcelona is the logical fulfillment of the  bombastic pop/rock opera fusion that Freddie Mercury helped to create within the context of Queen.  The music featured on the Barcelona album toned down … Continue reading Freddie Mercury and Montserrat Caballe