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  1. 3 Things to do at the Fair on July 29Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Wave

    ... the Action Sports Arena with tickets starting at $16.50 online. Doors will open an hour early. Info: ocfair.com . 3. Queen tribute band: British rock band Queen took the music world by storm in the 1970s and 1980s with classics like "We Are the ...


  2. Solow a Sussex smasherRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Sporting Life

    Teak had Longshadow back in third when winning this at 33/1 last year but is 16lb higher this time round. The former finished behind runner-up TAWS over a similar trip to this in the Queen Alexandra at Ascot last month and Rod Millmans' charge may be good enough to go one better off a 2lb higher mark.


  3. Brian May Know ScienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New Urban Legends

    In July 2015, many online viewers were intrigued by a meme reporting that Brian May, the lead guitarist for the band Queen, is also an astrophysicist. While Brian May's educational history is certainly no secret, interest in the rock legend's other life as an astrophysicist was renewed when the musician visited the team behind NASA's New Horizons interplanetary space probe to discuss results from the probe's recent fly-by of Pluto: As lead guitarist for the legendary rock group Queen, Brian May has spent an entire career in the spotlight.


  4. 25 worst original names of famous bandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... want to shock and be outrageous." When singer Freddie Mercury joined the band, the combo found a more suitable name - Queen. 19. Atomic Mass never played a paying gig - perhaps because of their name. Singer Joe Elliott told his bandmates about ...


  5. Queen Guitarist and Astrophysicist Brian May Shows You How to See PlutoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | WMMO-FM Orlando

    ... defender of animals. He and his dad built an electric guitar (using part of their old fireplace) in the early days of Queen. In fact, he played that guitar on every Queen album. When he's not touring with Queen, Brian fights for animal welfare. And, ...


  6. Lady GaGa performs Ordinary Love with U2 + other covers of the diva singing with rock starsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | OhNoTheyDidnt

    Queen: Another One Bites the Dust Elton John: Benny & The Jets Rolling Stones: Gimme Shelter Sting: King of Pain Bonus: Singing covers dedicated to musical legends 4 Non Blondes - What's Up? Stevie Wonder - I Wish Sting 2.0 - If I Ever Lose My Faith In You Julie Andrews - Sound of Music Medley Carole King - You've Got A Friend Source Source Source Source Source Source Source Source Source This girl just won't quit! Does your fav love to perform, ONTD? Post your fav covers & collabs by your own favs!


  7. In 'when will your faves' news: Dr. Brian May helps us rediscover PlutoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | OhNoTheyDidnt

    Brian May is not only an iconic guitarist, composer and member of the legendary band Queen, but he is also an astrophysicist who is working with NASA . Dr. May, who earned his PhD in 2007, was recognized as a "science team collaborator" for the New Horizons mission that has did a historic flyby of Pluto this month.


  8. Katy Perry Sells New Mad Potion Fragrance on TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | ShoppingBlog.com

    ... and glowing amber. This is Katy Perry's fifth fragrance. Her past fragrances have included Royal Revolution, Killer Queen, Purr and Meow. The have also been limited edition fragrances, such as Killer Queen's Spring Reign. Purr was an especially fun ...


  9. Queen guitarist helps Pluto team examine dataRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | The Daily Star

    He may be better known for rocking out on tracks like "Bohemian Rhapsody" and "Fat Bottomed Girls," but Queen guitarist Brian May was at NASA headquarters Friday to talk about a different kind of rock - Pluto, to be specific. May, who holds a PhD in astrophysics, was in attendance for NASA's latest briefing on New Horizons' historic flyby of Pluto, which took place earlier this week, reports CTV News .


  10. Review: Florence and the Machine's 'How Big,' Muse's 'Drones'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... guitar lick that's among the simplest, yet most effectively crushing, that Robert Ackroyd has ever laid to tape. And Queen of Peace is one of several How Big tracks that revel in lively, Motown-like kickdrums, handclaps and tambourines. Catch your ...


  11. Trump Used To Test His Dates For AIDSBy Asawin SuebsaengRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | The Daily Beast

    ... in late June 1991, roughly four months before Magic Johnson announced that he tested HIV-positive, and before Queen frontman Freddie Mercury died of AIDS. Trump made his comments shortly after his divorce from Ivana Trump was finalized, and after he ...


  12. Top 10 Bands That Formed in College: Coldplay, Public Enemy, Queen & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Billboard

    ... for Def Jam, where he eventually became president. They were called Smile at the time, but the founding members of Queen met in the late 1960s while studying at university. Guitarist Brian May and drummer Roger Taylor met during their time at ...


  13. Animal Hero Awards 2015: Time to recognise the special pets and people who help themRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... Paul O'Grady, Denise Welch, Ashley Roberts, Deborah Meaden of TV's Dragon's Den, and Dr Brian May of rock group Queen, who won the Celebrity Animal Supporter of the Year award. The glittering event was hosted by Amanda Holden and, as a devoted ...


  14. Talcott Mountain Music Festival in Simsbury Presents The Music of QueenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Patch.com

    Tonight is the Talcott Mountain Music Festival finale - The Music of Queen with the added musical color of the Hartford Symphony Orchestra. It should be a great concert with Las Vegas star Brody Dolyniuk singing all the songs you love from "We Will Rock You" to Freddy Mercury's "Bohemian Rhapsody."


  15. Queen guitarist Brian May writes a letter to the people... 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Plymouth Evening Herald

    As the guitarist of Queen and well-known supporter of British Wildlife and founder of the Save Me Trust, Dr Brian May has written a letter to the people of Plymouth. In the letter May thanks them for their support in opposing the Government's amendments to the Hunting Act of 2004.


  16. We Will Rock You/We are the Champions by QueenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | WIMZ-FM Knoxville

    Buddy you're a boy make a big noise Playin' in the street gonna be a big man some day You got mud on yo' face You big disgrace Kickin' your can all over the place Singin' We will we will rock you We will we will rock you Buddy you're a young man hard man Shoutin' in the street gonna take on the world some day You got blood on yo' face You big disgrace Wavin' your banner all over the place We will we will rock you We will we will rock you Buddy you're an old man poor man Pleadin' with your eyes gonna make you some peace some day You got mud on your face You big disgrace Somebody better put you back into your place We will we will rock you We will we will rock you We will we will rock you We will we will rock you I've paid my dues Time after time.


  17. Rock supremo says thanks to Northampton MP for his stance against fox huntingRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | Northampton Today

    ... had also revealed they would rebel against the proposed government amendments to the Hunting Act in Parliament. Queen guitarist and founder of the Save Me Trust, which campaigns for the welfare of foxes in England and Wales, Brian May,has written a ...


  18. BWW Review: the Grand Illusion a Must See at the Kansas City Fringe FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... looks at Spencer Brown's journey from his first public appearance in drag to his alter ego and famed Kansas City drag queen Daisy Buckt. The transition is told through songs "One Fine Day," "Not My Father's Son," "Killer Queen," and "He's the Boy ...


  19. The 25 Worst Names Famous Bands Started Out WithRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | XL93

    ... May and Roger Taylor were in a band called "Smile". Then Freddy Mercury joined the group and came up with the name Queen . 23. Pearl Jam booked their first gig in 1990 under the name "Mookie Blaylock". He was a point guard for the New Jersey Nets at ...


  20. Pop parody band still at itRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Cornish Guardian

    ... their inimitable version of the William Tell Overture and their flamenco party piece Malaguana. Their parody of Killer Queen about the Duchess of Cornwall and the hilarious take on of Windmills of Your Mind about what happens to your body as you get ...