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Old 02-13-2003, 09:00 AM   #16
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I love Queen! Some of my favorites are:

Killer Queen
(You're my) Best Friend
Bohemian Rhapsody
Fat Bottomed Girls
We Will Rock You/We Are the Champions
and more,

but really didn't care for much of their stuff made after 1980. It just wasn't as good IMO. Still, a GREAT band and deserving of praise as one of the best ever.

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Old 02-13-2003, 09:33 AM   #17
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Yes, Queen was great.

I remember last year on a Dutch holiday (Queen's Day) there was a free concert by Brian May and Roger Taylor in Amsterdam. Together with guest musicians they played for 45 minutes. The square they played was packed! IIRC, more than 30,000 people witnessed the event. I saw the whole concert on TV that night. It still gave me the shivers. Even though the vocals weren't that great and there were some musical misses. But then, nobody can touch Freddie's voice, as also the Freddie Tribute showed.
I only have Greatest Hits I , II and The Miracle. (My father has Innuendo and it is great to hear Freddie passed out on a musical high as it is a superb album).

Favourite songs?
We Will Rock You
Killer Queen
One Vision
...too many to mention...

C ya!


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Old 02-13-2003, 11:17 AM   #18
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Originally posted by martha
Would someone please stop mentioning her mom when she talks about Queen?
i will!

i like queen. while i don't own any albums, umm, i'm sure we have several of their albums in our house! there!

some of my favourite songs: bohemian rhapsody (of course!), killer queen, another one bites the dust, under pressure...
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Old 02-13-2003, 10:25 PM   #19
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Originally posted by martha
I think I have to correct myself and move each concert up one tour. It was Day at the Races, News of the World, and then Jazz. Or maybe I saw them more than three times.

I am old, so that'll be my excuse!

Hi Angela!
Hi! . .

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Old 02-16-2003, 06:01 AM   #20
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I love QUEEN!!!

Their 3 greatest hits albums are amazing and I can never be bored with that band! Bohemian Rhapsody still sends shivers down y spine!
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You have failed to mention Stone Cold Crazy... the best driving song ever. But, it does have the tendency of making you drive like the Dukes of Hazard...wahoo.
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I love Don't Stop me nooooooow Im haviiiiiiing suuuuch a goooood tiiiiime

I love Freddies Barcelona with Montserrat Caballet (sp?) and The Great Pretender

I think Bohemian Rhapsody is a bit overrated but its still a great tune
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I had to revive this thread.... Anybody else going to be checking out the DVD release of "Live at Wembley '86" on Tuesday?
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Freddie was the best rock singer ever. Mad genius.
"If you needed my autograph, I'd give it to you." Bob Dylan
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Old 06-16-2003, 02:47 PM   #25
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Freddie Bowie and Bono... the holy triad of beautiful rock voices

obviously bohemian raphsody is one of the greatest recordings ever
i'd have to go with stone cold crazy and fat bottomed girls as my two favorites

rock on freddie... rock on
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Old 06-16-2003, 05:22 PM   #26
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I grew with the Queen music...
my mother played Bohemian Rhapsody to sleep me when I was a little baby
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Brighton Rock.
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Old 06-16-2003, 08:38 PM   #28
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I shocked everyone who knows my love for Queen by saying that I don't intend to go and see that "We Will Rock You" musical that's coming to Melbourne soon. I don't even know why I feel such aversion at the thought; after all I enjoyed the hell out of "Mamma Mia!". It's probably the thought of these songs performed by someone who is not Freddie.
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I dig Queen. I have "A Night at the Opera".
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ben elton was interviewed on "Rove" last night. He said he is very very happy with the ensemble they have gathered for the Australian production. I would really really really really love to go to the show..

but I won't .
"that would really be a breakthru..........oh yeah"

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