A quick summary on what is happening in the world of Queen this week and beyond…
Sunflower Jam 2012 The 6th Sunflower Jam, a Charity Rock & Roll Music Event takes place on Sunday 16th September at the Royal Albert Hall, London. Brian May and Kerry Ellis will be performing. Tickets are priced from £30 to £130 (plus booking fee) and available from Eventim www.eventim.co.uk or The Royal Albert Hall box office www.royalalberthall.com/tickets
Queen – Hungarian Rhapsody Cinema Listings
The Cinema listings for Queen – Hungarian Rhapsody:Live in Budapest can now been found on www.queenonline.com. The Trailer can be seen below.
Barcelona – Special Edition
The new Barcelona Special Edition is now available to pre-order on iTunes. You can view the Barcelona Sampler Below.
Are you a Moustache wearer in the style of the great Freddie Mercury? Then this is for you … Freddie For A Day Returns In aid of the Mercury Phoenix Trust
Freddie for a Day is now in its third year, it is a worldwide celebration of the life of the great Freddie Mercury. Freddie for a take takes place 2 days before Freddies Brithday which is 5th September. We can turn the world into one full of moustaches for a day while all the time raising funds to combat AIDS, which claimed Freddie in November 1991.
Freddie for a day in 2011 raised more than a quarter of a million pounds thought the Freddie for a Day events and contributions. The Freddie for a Day events were all channeled through the Mercury Phoenix Trust, the HIV/AIDS foundation set up in Freddie Mercury’s memory which to this day continues the fight against AIDS ignorance and AIDS infection worldwide.
Last year Freddie for a Day saw Katy Perry donning the a Freddie costume from his final Wembley concert, as well as moustaches on Stephen Fry, Jeff Beck, Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie, Russell Brand, and of course Ben Elton of We Will Rock You fame.
This Year Freddie for a Day hits the London Savoy on September 3 when the famous will be treated to another evening of Comedy and Rock’n’Roll. The nation gets to have their fun with it and make their own personal contribution on Freddie’s actual birthday on September 5.