Roger Meddows-Taylor

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  • Who Is A Glam Rock Band?

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    Queen Queen was a glam-rock band that formed in 1971 in London. The band consisted of four men; Freddie Mercury who sang lead vocals and played piano, Brian May who played lead guitar and sang, Roger Taylor who was on drums, sang, and played guitar, and finally John Deacon who played bass guitar. All four men also contributed and were songwriters. This British quartet developed into camp and bombastic music which created a vast, mock-operatic sound that consisted of layered guitar sounds and overdubbed

  • The British Army And The Civil War

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    importance, it was at Imperial that he explored his interest in music. May created the band Smile with singer and bassist Tim Staffell and drummer Rodger Taylor in early 1968. Their time was short as the band only recorded a total of six songs in their two year run. Recognizing Smile’s inevitably unsuccessful future, the band parted ways. Brian and Roger however, remained close friends and kept their options open in the hopes of possibly making another attempt in the music

  • My Favorite Recording Band Of All Time

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    To me their music is unique. Queen were an English rock band originally consisting of four members which were vocalist Freddie Mercury, guitarist Brian May, bass guitarist John Deacon, and drummer Roger Taylor. Queen has many great songs that made history in the

  • The Band, Queen Essay

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    The Band, Queen In early 1970 the band Queen was formed. Freddie Mercury on vocals, Brian May on guitar, Roger Taylor on drums and Mike Gross on bass. They had known each other for years. All living in the town of Kensington in Britain, sometimes even living together. Brian and Roger belonged to a band called Smile, and Freddie was a very talented vocalsit playing for the band Ibex. They decided to join forces, to better themselves, and their chances of obtaining fame and fortune. After

  • Freddie Mercury Research Paper

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    people started dressing as he did. In 1970 Queen change rock and roll. Queen is a British rock band that was formed in London. There were 4 men that made up Queen, Freddie Mercury, Brian May, Roger Taylor, John Deacon. Freddie Mercury was a band named ‘Smile”. The people of this band was Brian May and Roger Taylor. Mercury joined the band in 1970 and changed the name to “Queen”. In 1977 the band came out with their first big hits,