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9 hrs ago | Boise Weekly

Queen: It's a Kinda Magic

Queen's 1986 Magic Tour, in support of A Kind of Magic , would be frontman Freddie Mercury's swan song--he was diagnosed with AIDS in 1987 and passed away in 1991.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Queen, Music!, We Are the Champions

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Philly.com

Queen & Adam Lambert take on Atlantic City

Until his death in 1991, Queen lead singer Freddie Mercury was one of Western music's great anomalies: a flamboyant, gay Persian gentleman with an octave-crashing range and operatic highs whose emotive voice graced some of rock's heaviest moments.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Queen, Music!, We Are the Champions, Brian May, Music, Entertainment

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Forbes.com

What Rock Concerts Teach Us About Creating Strong Customer Bonds

At any rock concert or festival, musicians create temporary experiences of liberation and rapture.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Queen

Boston.com

Zack Wittman for the Boston Globe concert reviewAdam Lambert earns a temporary spot on Queen throne

It's always fraught when a classic rock band tours without its original singer, particularly when that person is dead.

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Related Topix: Queen, Pop/Rock, Music!, We Are the Champions, Brian May, Roger Taylor, Music, Entertainment

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Hispanic Business

Queen glamazon Freddie Mercury's long-time assistant reflects on the...

"QUEEN -- IT'S A KINDA MAGIC!" When: ; 520-7469, ticketswest.com His former assistant, who was originally hired to take care of the band's costumes, holds on to the memories, using them to help polish the touring show "Queen -- It's a Kinda Magic!" which stops at the Pikes Peak Center on Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Queen, Love

The Washington Post

Adam Lambert leads Queena s hits at Merriweather

Adam Lambert is the latest in a line of Freddie Mercury fill-ins to front Queen in the last couple decades.

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Related Topix: Queen, Pop/Rock, Music!, We Are the Champions, Brian May, Travel, Music, Entertainment

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Examiner.com

'We Will Rock You' rocks the Ahmanson, but is it worth your roll of cash?

The songs in the jukebox musical "We Will Rock You" now playing at the Ahmanson certainly rock, but unless you're really rolling in cash, you might want to pass.

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Related Topix: Brian May, Pop/Rock, Queen, Music!, We Are the Champions, Roger Taylor

Fri Jul 18, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Review Roundup: Queen and Adam Lambert at Madison Square Garden

The group received glowing reviews for their performance together at the iHeartRadio Music Festivalin Las Vegas last September, triggering a conversation between Adam, Roger and Brian to take the show on the road.

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Related Topix: Queen, Pop/Rock, Home Gardening, Home, Music!, We Are the Champions

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Tri-cityherald.com

Queen tribute show coming to Kennewick July 31

The music of Freddie Mercury and Queen comes to the Tri-Cities on July 31 in the tribute Queen -- It's Kinda Magic .

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Queen, Kennewick, WA, Music!, We Are the Champions

Wed Jul 16, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Brian May in rhapsodies over Queen's NZ return with Adam Lambert

Queen, one of the biggest-selling, best-loved and most enduring bands in rock history is heading to Auckland for the first time in nearly 30 years.

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Related Topix: Queen, Pop/Rock, Hard-Rock, Europe

Mon Jul 14, 2014

The Hartford Courant

Queen And Adam Lambert At Mohegan Sun

Take one iconic British rock group missing a founding member , add in a young, exceptionally talented and charismatic frontman , sprinkle arena-worthy hits like "Bohemian Rhapsody," "We Will Rock You" and "We Are The Champions" all over the place, and you've got yourself a night on the town.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Queen, Music!, We Are the Champions, Music, Ledyard, CT, Entertainment

Sun Jul 13, 2014

Daily Mail

Adam Lambert channels Freddie Mercury in a flamboyant studded...

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Entertainment, Drama, Television, South America, World News, Brazil, Queen

Sat Jul 12, 2014

WebProNews

Adam Lambert No Freddie Mercury, But Next Best Thing

Adam Lambert, in his new role as front man for Queen , rocked Houston on Wednesday night, during one the band's few southern stops on its summer tour.

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Related Topix: Music!, We Are the Champions, Pop/Rock, Queen

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Seattle Gay News

We Will Rock You - delivers what is promised

Based on the music created by Queen the Broadway musical takes its title from one of the group's biggest hits.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Queen, Music!, We Are the Champions, Seattle, WA

Thu Jul 10, 2014

NOLA.com

Queen with Adam Lambert brought glam spectacle, cherished songs to the south

Arena-rock patriarchs Queen, along with front man Adam Lambert, brought an evening of glitzy rock spectacle during their Wednesday performance at a packed Toyota Center in Houston - the only southern stop of Queen's summer tour.

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Related Topix: Queen, Pop/Rock, Music!, We Are the Champions, Love, Science / Technology, NASA, Music, Entertainment

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Seattle Times

Musical based on Queen’s music will rock you

Campy, flamboyant, tuneful and abundantly creative, the British hard-rock band led by singer Freddie Mercury formed in the early '70s and recorded one of the decade's rock masterpieces, the 1976 album "A Night at the Opera," and its signature song, "Bohemian Rhapsody" - as well as more than two dozen other hits before Mercury's death in 1991.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Queen, Music!, We Are the Champions

The Georgia Straight

The Queen show deserved a whipping

Here's this week's winning whine. Dear Payback Time: I went to Queen . I was excited.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Queen, Paul Rodgers

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Detroit News

Can Queen work with Adam Lambert? Ask AC/DC, Van Halen

Queen's Brian May, left, and singer Adam Lambert carry on Freddie Mercury's musical legacy.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Ac/DC, Queen, Van Halen, Brian May, The Velvet Underground

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Contra Costa Times

Review: Queen, Adam Lambert shine in San Jose

But if fans are ever going to accept the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame act without the dearly departed vocalist Freddie Mercury, who died in 1991 from AIDS-related medical issues, then there's really no time like the present.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Queen, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Music!, We Are the Champions, Bad Company

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