5 Things The Remind Us Of Brian May

Today is Queen guitarist Brian May’s 69th birthday! The rocker’s inventive songwriting and iconic riffs set him apart as one of the best axemen of all-time. But there’s more to May than meets the eye. In honor of his birthday, we take a look at five things that remind us of him.

July 19th - Brian May's Birthday

Tuesday, July 19th is Brian May’s birthday. In his honor, the GMI team has created six shareable graphics and compiled fast facts for your social media efforts. **FYI: A story will be posted to you station’s news feed to link back to on social media, as well.** Let us know if you have questions or if…

Brian May Denounces Drumpf’s Use Of “We Are The Champions”

The latest musical Cease & Desist for Donald Trump is coming from across the pond. In a posting on his web site, Queen's Brian May writes that he does not want Trump to use the band's music for his campaign rallies anymore; the presumptive Republican presidential nominee has been playing Queen's 1977 anthem "We Are…

A Look Back At “Under Pressure”

Queen’s tenth studio album Hot Space was released on this date (May 21st) in 1982, and while the album as a whole was predominantly pop and dance influenced, there was one monster rock track that stood out among the rest.

New Freddie Mercury Scholarship To Help Music Students

Promising music students in the U.K. will get to go to school for free, courtesy of Queen and Freddie Mercury. The new Academy of Contemporary Music in London, slates to open this fall, will offer a Mercury scholarship providing a full three-year ride for recipients. ACM Guildford on Twitter ACM & Metropolis Studios #FreddieMercury Scholarship…

Bands With Beers

For some people, every day is National Beer Day, but if you want to get technical about it, this very serious “holiday” falls on April 7th.  So, besides actually drinking beer today, we couldn’t think of a better way to celebrate than by recognizing some of the bands with their own beer brands.  Cheers!