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2014-06-16 12:25:06

QUEEN: LIVE AT THE RAINBOW '74 LOS ANGELES, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sunday March 31(st) 1974 is a landmark date in the history of rock music. It is now celebrated in the release of a rare recording made at legendary London venue The Rainbow, of a concert by the then up-and-coming band called Queen. Few who turned up for that iconic performance could have predicted they would go on to become arguably the world's best and most successful rock group, although many more may have suspected...

2014-03-14 23:27:35

Ticket Down announces that they have rolled back ticket prices for Queen and Adam Lambert at the Rogers Arena in Vancouver. This well-known secondary ticket site is also offering their exclusive customer appreciation promo code QUEEN-2014 which can be used on any Queen and Adam Lambert concert ticket order during 2014. New York, NY (PRWEB) March 14, 2014 Ticket Down announces that they have reduced prices on tickets for Queen and Adam Lambert in Vancouver, BC. This trusted secondary...

2011-02-24 08:00:00

BURBANK, Calif., Feb. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Queen's 40th anniversary is now upon us, and the band plans to pull out all the stops to celebrate this historic occasion. "2011 is an important year for Queen," said Brian May "and there will be a lot of activity." Adds Roger Taylor, "I can't believe it's been that long and that we are still around in such a big way. I'm amazed and grateful!" This yearlong event will be marked by a series of releases, re-releases, special limited-edition...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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