News Archive - Aug 2012

Barcelona Section on www.freddiemercury.com

Click here to check out the new Barcelona section over at www.freddiemercury.com. It contains sleeve notes by Rhys Thomas, a specially written piece called 'How Can I Go On?' by…

FREE Freddie For A Day App

Tache yourself with the fantastic Freddie app! Support and raise awareness for Freddie For A Day and the MPT by using the totally FREE app. For those of you who hadn’t…

Hungarian Rhapsody: Crazy Little Thing Called Love Clip

Head over www.shortlist.com to check out an exclusive clip of Crazy Little Thing Called Love from the Hungarian Rhapsody - Live In Budapest cinematic release. (Please note: Viewing restrictions apply on…

An Afternoon With Freddie Mercury's Mum

  There are places you just don’t imagine finding yourself and the home of Freddie Mercury’s Mum is definitely one of them. Often, when I’m driving, I flick through radio…

Rhys Thomas Q&A

  Rhys Thomas, director of the new Freddie Mercury documentary ‘The Great Pretender’, is currently holding an IAmA session on Reddit.com where he is answering (almost) any question of the…

OUT NOW: Greatest Video Hits Released In The US

  EAGLE ROCK ENTERTAINMENT TO RELEASE GREATEST VIDEO HITS BY QUEEN  ~2DVD OUT NOW Click here to order through Amazon.com. Over three hours long on two DVDs, one of the…

The Darkness: "We Will Rock You is genius..."

The Guardian: "What is the world's simplest, dumbest rock song? We Will Rock You?" Justin Hawkins: "That might be it." TG: "Does it take a genius to write something that…

This Day In Music: Bohemian Rhapsody

This Day In Music: Bohemian Rhapsody On this day, Aug 24th 1975, Queen started recording “Bohemian Rhapsody” at Rockfield studios in Monmouth, Wales, (the song was recorded over three weeks).…

Freddie For A Day Party Pack Image

Check out the first shot of the Freddie For A Day party packs! All looking to be shipped shortly! Order your party pack here - ALL proceeds go to the…

Barcelona: Standard CD Images

QueenOnline Towers has just received a copy of the new Barcelona - Special Edition standard CD, check out the photos we have taken below. Barcelona - Special Edition is released…

Peter Freestone Answers More Questions On Freddie

In Peter's latest 'Ask Phoebe' blog he discusses the layout of a typical day for Freddie, children, Pavarotti, The Great Pretender and creative processes.  Click here to read on www.freddiemercury.com.

'Barcelona' Album Sampler and iTunes Pre-Order

Check out the new Barcelona - Special Edition album sampler below. The album is now available to pre-order on iTunes. There is a full pre-order round up of all the…

Happy Birthday to John!

Today Queen's 'Bass Department' celebrates his 61st birthday. Happy Birthday John Deacon!

Hungarian Rhapsody Press Screening / Photo Gallery

Queenonline was down in London's Soho last night enjoying a press screening of the new Hungarian Rhapsody cinema release. We were lucky enough to also enjoy the new introduction documentary…

Classic Rock Magazine: September 2012

Queen feature quite heavily in this month's Classic Rock magazine (September issue, Lynyrd Skynyrd cover), check out the highlights... Page 17 Rock Your Vote: Classic Rock Roll Of Honour Event…

Queen Rock The London 2012 Closing Ceremony

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Team GB 'Don't Stop Me Now' Video!

Olympic medallists Sir Chris Hoy, Jessica Ennis, Victoria Pendleton, Louis Smith and Pete Reed are joined by a number of other athletes from Team GB in their own version of…

Hungarian Rhapsody: Official Cinema Trailer

Check out the official trailer of the forthcoming cinema release of QUEEN: Hungarian Rhapsody - Live In Budapest! Full cinema listings and dates will be available soon, in the meantime…

The Freddie Yourself Viral Has Returned!

The Freddie For A Day 'Freddie Yourseif' viral is back for 2012 and this time round we have added a moustache!  Click here to Freddie Yourself! Freddie For A Day…

Don't Stop Me Now Tops Work Out Poll

  What's your workout song? Olympic cycling champion Laura Trott has a Springsteen ritual, but most of us prefer Queen and Gaga  - 57% of people say music significantly helps…

'Sneaky Peek' of The Great Pretender Book

Carlton Books' Editorial Manager Roland Hall gives us a sneaky peek at the new Freddie Mercury book - 'The Great Pretender: A Life In Pictures' The book is released in the UK…

Freddie Lion To Tour London Today!

FREDDIE MERCURY BECOMES THE PRIDE OF CAPE TOWN The Mercury Phoenix Trust and the Born Free Foundation have joined forces to create this beautiful life-size lion sculpture, inspired by Freddie…

Peter Freestone Answers More Questions

Ask Phoebe! Click here to read Peter 'Phoebe' Freestone's latest blog on www.freddiemercury.com where he answers questions on Freddie's attitude to work and fame, his favourite curry, the arrival of…

Freddie For A Day 2012 Merchandise

The new Freddie For A Day store is now live! Check out the official merch for FFAD 2012, including the Freddie Wembley costume, T-shirts, mugs and the classic tache of…

Testament Cover 'Dragon Attack' on New Album

Thrash legends Testament have recorded a number of bonus tracks for their new album 'Dark Roots Of Earth', one of which is Queen's 'Dragon Attack'. Check out the video of…

Hungarian Rhapsody: Cinema Poster

Check out this rather wonderful poster for the Hungarian Rhapsody - Live In Budapest cinema viewings! A full list of cinemas, countries dates will be coming soon! Click here to…

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