Tag Archives: Queen

William Shatner Releases Wacky Music Video For “Bohemian Rhapsody” Cover

Posted by on October 19, 2011

Have you ever dreamed that one night, you saw what looked like William Shatner in the stars singing a Queen song? Sounds frightening, right? Well sorry to tell you, but this nightmare has come true. Shatner has released a new music video for his rendition of “Bohemian Rhapsody,” which appears on his new rock covers […]

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How The Battle For Copyright Law Might Affect Metal

Posted by on September 8, 2011

As you may know, record labels and musicians are preparing to battle it out over copyright laws concerning ownership over albums. This all pertains to a U.S. copyright law that was amended in 1976, giving artists the right to regain rights to their work after 35 years. Thus, the first batch of albums created after […]

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Rock Band 3 Might Actually Teach You Music

Posted by on June 15, 2010

The popularity of the Guitar Hero and Rock Band franchises has long been met by musicians and people that don’t like fun complaining that “if you’re going to spend all that time playing a fake guitar, you might as well learn how to play a real one.” Well, with the release of Rock Band 3, you […]

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Guitar Hero: Warriors Of Rock Coming In September

Posted by on June 7, 2010

Remember when the Guitar Hero franchise was fresh and exciting? Activision does too, which is why the recently-announced Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock, is the only GH game they’re releasing this year. In prior years, they’ve flooded the market, and by the time the awful Guitar Hero: Van Halen was released last year, no one […]

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EMI Staves Off Creditors – For Now

Posted by on May 12, 2010

It’s awesome to be able to report good news every now and then. We reported earlier this week that Terra Firma, the investor group that owns label group EMI, needed to pay creditors $156 million by this Friday to stop the label from changing ownership to Citigroup. It turns out that they were able to […]

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Roadrunner’s New Signing Is Pretty Heavy

Posted by on March 11, 2010

Roadrunner imprint Loud and Proud have been on a signing frenzy lately, with everyone from Lynyrd Skynyrd to Ratt joining the label. Now Loud and Proud is proud (see what we did there?) to announce that Meat Loaf has joined their roster. The singer/actor will unleash his new album, Hang Cool Teddy Bear on May […]

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Baroness’ John Baizley: On The [Blue] Record

Posted by on October 8, 2009

Baroness vocalist/guitarist John Baizley apologizes in advance. Having just become a first time father, he might need to end the interview at a second’s notice. Thankfully that doesn’t happen, but Baizley and the rest of Baroness – Alan Blickle, Peter Adams and Summer Welch -have also birthed what Decibel is suggesting could be the album […]

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Guitar Hero: Van Halen Tracklist Unveiled

Posted by on August 6, 2009

So the track listing for Guitar Hero: Van Halen has been announced, and not surprisingly, it’s got plenty of Van Halen. As previously reported, the game only draws from the David Lee Roth-era, so you Jimmy Buffet Sammy Hagar fans are out of luck. So are any Michael Anthony fans, as Wolfgang Van Halen, who […]

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