News Archive - Oct 2011

Days Of Our Lives: Japanese Release

It has been confirmed that the Universal Japan release of the Queen documentary 'Days Of Our Lives' will include the following additional content.   Additional Bonus Features for Japan Only…

Lady Gaga Puts Brian May In Dream Band

She said of Queen's guitarist... "His tone and his understanding of music is just beyond comprehension. He's such a kind and wonderful person, hearing him talk about Freddie and talk…

Roger To Appear On The Jo Whiley Show

Roger will be appearing on the Jo Whiley show on SkyArts on 11th November at 10pm. Jo's other guests on the show will be Adam Ant and Fyfe Dangerfield from Guillemots.…

Roger - Guildford Academy Opening

Roger Taylor will be in Guildford today where he will be a guest and opening a new room at The Academy Of Contemporary Music. www.acm.ac.uk  

Sheer Heart Attack Video Competition: Winner

The winner of the Queen/Talenthouse Sheer Heart Attack video, as selected by Roger Taylor and Brian May, was by Luke Leslie. Check out the winning clip below. The full list…

Days Of Our Lives DVD/Blu Ray Trailer

Check out the Days Of Our Lives DVD / Blu Ray trailer. The release hits stores on November 28th (UK, further worldwide dates TBC) Click here to read the full…

Bass Legends: Queen's John Deacon

Bass Legends Feature on John Deacon over ar www.musicradar.com. Freddie Mercury's recent would be 65th birthday cannot fail to bring Queen's bassist John Deacon to mind. Deacon is not only…

Days Of Our Lives Release: Subtitle Details

Further to the Days Of Our Lives packshot and product information announcement last week, we can now relay details on the subtitles that will be included on the DVD and…

Roger Interview On Fox News

Click here to check out an interview with Roger that was broadcast by Fox News. Roger talks about the Queen Extravaganza and what people can expect when it hits the…

Queen Enter The Q Magazine Hall Of Fame

Queen given Hall Of Fame gong at this afternoon's Q Awards. 'Time to salute some true heroes of rock... Queen enter the Q Hall Of Fame!' "Probably the greatest fucking…

Classic Rock Magazine: Queen Mentions

This month's Classic Rock (Pearl Jam cover) includes a couple of Queen mentions. There is an interview with Star Trek's William Shatner on his new hard rock / metal covers…

Days Of Our Lives: Packshot and Product Info

Queen - Days Of Our Lives DVD/BLU-RAY - Release Date: November 28th 2011 In 1971, four college students got together to form a rock band. Since then, that certain band called Queen…

QOL Message Board Downtime

Please note that the Official QueenOnline.com message board will be down for a few hours on Friday 21st October at approximately 5.30pm (UK Time). This is in order for essential…

Sunday Telegraph - Freddie Feature

  Colonial Roots Of Queen's Mercurial Star Freddie - by Shekhar Bhatia The Sunday Telegraph 16th October 2011  Freddie Mercury's family tell of singer's pride in his Asian heritage The family of…

From Queen's Archivist Greg: Handwritten Lyrics

Hello Everyone...Queen experts and collectors, Do you, or anyone you know, have any examples of handwritten Queen song lyrics, written obviously by any of the band members; any song from…

BMI Introduction For Icon Award

Below is the BMI introduction given to Queen just prior to the presentation of the Icon award that Brian and Roger accepted last Tuesday, October 4th. Sterling song craft, virtuoso…

Symphonic Queen Ticket Winners

Congratulations to the following winners of tickets to the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra's SYMPHONIC QUEEN CONCERT on 18th October at the Royal Albert Hall in London at 19h30:   Lez Evans…

40 Years Of Queen Media Update

Check out a number of media reports, clips and interviews that are still coming through following the successful launch of the Carlton Book '40 Years Of Queen'. Click here to…

Vote For We Will Rock You

We Will Rock You and it's venue are both up for awards at www.broadwayworld.com. Vote for We Will Rock You in the 'Best Long Running West End Show' category, plus…

Win Tickets For Symphonic Queen Concert

The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra is giving away 5 pairs of tickets to their SYMPHONIC QUEEN concert with SPECTACULAR LIGHT SHOW and  120+ musicians on stage on 18th October, 19h30 at the Royal…

40 Years Of Queen Book Launch (Updated)

The 40 Years of Queen book was launched last night at the Groucho Club in London's Soho district. Hosted by Carlton books, the evening saw the 300 people in attendance…

We Are The Champions - Catchiest Song Ever

Queen's 'We Are The Champions' has been found to be the catchiest song ever written, according to new scientific research.  Scientists at Goldsmiths University conducted new research into what makes…

Freddie To Be Honoured At 2011 Asian Awards

The Queen star will be given a special Founders Award… Paying tribute to Freddie Mercury on what would have been his 65th Birthday this year, The Asian Awards will honour…

40 Years Of Queen Book Released Today

The 40 Years Of Queen book by Harry Doherty is released today. Scroll down to read the original press release and release dates for each territory. Click here to order…

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