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by The Kurgan
Fri Oct 23, 2020 3:24 pm
Forum: Another World
Topic: Queenzone is closing down
Replies: 62
Views: 1314

Re: Queenzone is closing down

Speaking as a collector and somebody who has followed the original line up since 1974 (I saw them live twenty odd times from '76 to '86) I'm sad to see the site is closing down. I completely understand why he made the decision to fold, and like him I have no interest in the current incarnation. I ma...
by The Kurgan
Thu Oct 01, 2020 11:48 am
Forum: Another World
Topic: Got bored, made clock
Replies: 8
Views: 2627

Re: Got bored, made clock

Hung it in my man cave!

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by The Kurgan
Wed Sep 02, 2020 7:14 am
Forum: Roger Taylor
Topic: Women And Drinkin'
Replies: 9
Views: 2361

Re: Women And Drinkin'

I think I may have been informed via a fan club magazine, not completely sure though.
by The Kurgan
Tue Sep 01, 2020 10:21 am
Forum: Roger Taylor
Topic: Women And Drinkin'
Replies: 9
Views: 2361

Re: Women And Drinkin'

Perhaps I am a bit older than you, but I knew about the single and bought it on the day of release :)
by The Kurgan
Wed Aug 19, 2020 10:31 am
Forum: John Deacon
Topic: Happy Birthday John
Replies: 10
Views: 1264

Happy Birthday John

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by The Kurgan
Sun Aug 16, 2020 7:57 am
Forum: Another World
Topic: What are you watching/listening or reading?
Replies: 958
Views: 110321

Re: What are you watching/listening or reading?

I posted this on another thread, but I'll take the liberty of posting it here too.
I received this 1977 US album a few weeks back and it's been on my turntable ever since.
I think these guys are brilliant.
by The Kurgan
Wed Aug 12, 2020 4:44 pm
Forum: Roger Taylor
Topic: Women And Drinkin'
Replies: 9
Views: 2361

Re: Women And Drinkin'

I think it's pretty fair to say that Roger heavily based his track on the acapella re-working by The Persuasions rather than the original song. He credited Taylor from The Parliaments on his own release, and their song title was also kept. I consider the acepella version to be his real inspiration, ...
by The Kurgan
Wed Aug 12, 2020 12:21 pm
Forum: Roger Taylor
Topic: Women And Drinkin'
Replies: 9
Views: 2361

Women And Drinkin'

I recently received a nice vinyl copy of this 1977 US album by "The Persuasions" titled Chirpin'.
It was released some months BEFORE Roger's first ever solo single, and you might recognise this track....
by The Kurgan
Sun Aug 09, 2020 6:02 pm
Forum: Live
Topic: The Freddie Mercury Tribute Concert Thread
Replies: 16
Views: 4626

Re: The Freddie Mercury Tribute Concert Thread

I was there on the day.
by The Kurgan
Sun Aug 09, 2020 5:59 pm
Forum: Live
Topic: 34 years ago today
Replies: 3
Views: 848

34 years ago today

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I was there!