News Archive - Nov 2013

Thank You from The Mercury Phoenix Trust

Thank You. Simple words, but we really do mean them. Freddie For A Day launched four years ago as a major Mercury Phoenix Trust initiative. It helped us re-engage with…

The Great Pretender Wins International Emmy

Last night Rhys Thomas was on hand at the New York Hilton to collect an award as The International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced the winners of the…

Roger Interview on BBC Radio 2 with Sara Cox

Roger looks back at his solo work and his work with Queen in the 80's with Sara Cox. Roger talks about Live Aid, Freddie, his solo work, the Queen Extravaganza…

Freddie Mercury: 1946-1991

Freddie Mercury - Lover of Life, Singer of Songs.  September 5th 1946 - November 24th 1991. www.mercuryphoenixtrust.com

A Queen Pilgrimage By The Lake by Greg Brooks

A Queen Pilgrimage By The Lake Referring to The Queen Studio Experience, a permanent exhibition in Montreux, someone wrote on a Queen forum the other day, "Sounds like a great…

Queen Mini-LP Replicas Reissued in Japan

Universal Music is re-releasing all the Queen albums in CD, this time enclosed in mini LP sleeves faithfully replicating the original UK artwork and inner envelopes. These limited editions will…

Japanese Re-issues: Jewels and Jewels II

Both Asian-only Queen compilations will get a re-issue on SHM-CD format on December 4th. Jewels CD (UICY-15269) / Jewels II CD (UICY-15270)  The same day will see the Japanese release of…

Message From Roger - The Lot

  MESSAGE FROM ROGER I am aware of the issues affecting some of your boxsets. I am deeply upset by this. I have been working with my team to rectify…

Fun On Earth - Japan Release Confirmed

Roger's new solo album Fun On Earth is to be released in Japan on December 4th. 1. One Night Stand 2. Fight Club 3. Be With You 4. Quality Street…

Fun On Earth - You Tube Audio Clips

'Fun on Earth' is one of Taylor’s most exciting, eclectic and accomplished pieces of work to date. Recorded at Priory Studios, Surrey, the 13 track album is a triumphant display of…

The Lot - An Update

We are currently responding to those affected by issues with their box via your emails sent to michelle.noble@umusic.com We want to assure you that on proof of purchase, replacement discs…

Italian Fan Club Convention - November 23rd

The next We Will Rock You, Official Italian Queen Fan Club Convention will take place in the beautiful Montepulciano city, in Tuscany near Siena, on 23rd November Further information on…

Press Release: Queen: The Studio Experience Montreux

  Brian May and Roger Taylor to open Queen: The Studio Experience MontreuxExhibition December 2, 2013 Casino Barrière de Montreux, Rue du Théâtre 9, Montreux, Switzerland Open to public from 10.30am,…

Roger's New Album 'Fun On Earth' Out Today

'Fun on Earth' is one of Taylor’s most exciting, eclectic and accomplished pieces of work to date. Recorded at Priory Studios, Surrey, the 13 track album is a triumphant display of…

Bid for Brian's Pudsey For Children In Need

Brian May’s Astronomy Bear is inspired by Brian's passion for astronomy and his Doctorate in Astrophysics. This bespoke blue velvet Bear dressed in a brown waistcoat with a lace and…

Roger to Appear on Football Focus this Saturday

In the film (below), Chelsea’s goalkeeper, Petr Cech and Queen’s drummer, Roger Taylor, have come together to discuss their shared passion for drumming and football. Chelsea fan Roger and keen…

Join The MPT Street Collection Team

Love Queen? Love The Mercury Phoenix Trust? If so, then join the MPT Team as part of their annual street collection that is taking part on Saturday November 30th in…

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