Queen: The Ultimate Illustrated History of the Crown Kings of Rock

Queen: The Ultimate Illustrated History of the Crown Kings of Rock

Phil Sutcliffe

They have been popular for lovely stay performances, envied for rumors in their rock ’n’ roll extra, and loved for his or her song, sometimes anthemic and consistently virtuosic. approximately 20 years after the demise in their enticing and supremely proficient entrance guy, Queen is still the archetypal larger-than-life rock band, conveniently enthroned between rock royalty. Now, to have a good time the majesty of Queen’s contributions to rock, here’s the first-ever whole illustrated historical past of the band.

With wonderful live performance and candid off-stage images from in the course of the band’s occupation, in addition to live performance posters, behind the scenes passes, LPs and singles, and different memorabilia from in the course of the global, this is often the final word visible tribute to Queen. greater than 500 pictures and artifacts are followed through contributions from a few of today’s most sensible rock newshounds from Europe and North the US. as well as a chronological heritage of the band, there are reports of all studio albums, outstanding excerpts from interval guides, entire year-by-year travel dates, and a discography, in addition to reflections at the band and their tune from a lot of rock’s most sensible performers earlier and current, together with lower, Tommy Lee, and Billy Squier.

Freddie Mercury, Brian might, Roger Taylor, and John Deacon mixed a dizzying array of affects and genres in growing what may turn into essentially the most compelling catalogs and lasting legacies in rock. here's the e-book that dares to check that bombast.

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