Song Spotlight: My Fairy King by Queen

Queen has been in the spotlight of late.  This is mainly the afterglow of the unexpected success of the Bohemian Rhapsody biopic.  More recently the band had a big showing at the Academy Awards. One of my favorite scenes in the Bohemian Rhapsody movie is the brief appearance of the pre-Queen band Smile. The band, … Continue reading Song Spotlight: My Fairy King by Queen

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Song Spotlight: Smile By Roger Taylor

Long time Queen drummer Roger Taylor is a multi-talented musician.  Many fans know him primarily as a drummer.  But Queen fans know that he is also a fantastic vocalist and songwriter.  That would be more than enough to fill most musician's resumes.  But Roger Taylor is also adept at the guitar, bass guitar and keyboards.  … Continue reading Song Spotlight: Smile By Roger Taylor

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