Queen vs Outkast mashup: Hey we will rock ya

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By Low Lai Chow in Video on Saturday 10 November 2012

Here’s one for you 90s kids and 70s kids. Two instantly familiar tunes, one released in 1977 (Queen’s We Will Rock You), one in 2003 (Outkast’s Hey Ya!), both kind of awesome. Music genres can get baffling, but it’s clear nothing — not even three decades — can stop two rocking tunes from coming together […]

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Freddie Mercury’s artwork

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By Carmine Bellucci in New Art on Saturday 23 June 2012

Well, we all know what a majestic singer Freddie Mercury was, yet he was also a great composer, phenomenal entertainer but what about visual art? Of course, he was brilliant at this as well.

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Mindless Self Indulgence

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By Ron English in New Music on Tuesday 1 June 2010

Fronted by a Tourette’s Syndrome Tiny Tim on adrenaline, lead singer Jimmy Urine, Mindless Self Indulgence is pitch-perfect rollercoaster rock for the ages. When I first head these guys, it was reminiscent of my first encounter with Queen: they have the same instruments (and samples) as the other bands, but they are voodooing something completely […]

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