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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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

Song Spotlight: Throw Me Down By Kerry Livgren

Solo careers are an interesting aspect of the music industry.  As a member of a band a singer/musician/songwriter may experience a great deal of success.  Once that same member  launches a solo career it truly is a crapshoot.  There are many examples of solo career success stories including Phil Collins, Sting and Don Henley.   But … Continue reading Song Spotlight: Throw Me Down By Kerry Livgren