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Mallard No. 22
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Re: Queen Thread

Post by Mallard No. 22 » 13 Oct 2014, 08:56

mr_spenalzo wrote:That's like Sleeper reuniting without Louise Wener
:( hope that doesn't happen :)
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Re: Queen Thread

Post by Miki » 13 Oct 2014, 13:54

I always liked Queen. I prefer their early work, though I love Innuendo.

But for me Queen finished when Freddy died.
I've been drifting along in the same stale old shoes
Loose ends tyin' a noose in the back of my mind...

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Re: Queen Thread

Post by KingLouieLouie76 » 14 Oct 2014, 04:16

101reykjavik wrote:I was going to post exactly the same thing. Much respect to John Deacon for being dignified enough to call it a day. I know really it's every band's right to perform in any way or line-up they see fit, and if they get a kick from it, I guess you can't be too harsh. But for my own tastes, things like Queen+ and definitely the INXS situation feel a little naff.

Jon Deacon remained true to Freddie's spirit/soul....He didn't compromise himself for money that Roger and Brian have....True, those two are still IMMENSELY talented, but shouldn't capitalize on Queen's name/legacy whatsoever! Especially with Adam Lambert (from obviously American Idol).....That's just depressing to me!

INXS having their own tv series to find a new lead-singer was the lowest any band has gone in recent memory though!
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