Queen's Faster Version Of 'We Will Rock You' Streaming Online


(hennemusic) Queen have released a lyric video for the rare fast version of their classic song "We Will Rock You", as a preview to the November 4 release of "Queen On Air: The Complete BBC Radio Sessions."

The October, 1977 performance of the fan favourite is the only known studio recording of the fast version, captured during the sixth and final session for the BBC.

"'We Will Rock You' - profundity or just another teenage anthem!?" remarked BBC DJ John Peel upon airing the song in 1977. "I've never seen them live. I must admit I'd like to - a band that sounds like nutters, actually, and I like that because I like rock music to sound a little out of control."

The 2CD or 3LP set of "Queen On Air" presents twenty-four recordings by the group between February 1973 and October 1977, and includes include alternate versions of the band's debut single, 1973's "Keep Yourself Alive", among others. Listen to the song here.

hennemusic is an official news provider for antiMusic.com.
Copyright hennemusic - Excerpted here with permission.


Queen Music, DVDs, Books and more

Queen T-shirts and Posters

More Queen News

Share this article

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Pin it Share on Reddit email this article

Related Stories

Queen And Fans Celebrate Bohemian Rhapsody Milestone

Queen Legend Fires Back At Bohemian Rhapsody Critics

Queensryche Release Propaganda Fashion Lyric Video

Queen and Adam Lambert Headline Global Citizen Festival

Queen + Adam Lambert Announce New Tour Leg

Queensryche Announce U.S. Leg Of The Verdict Tour

Freddie Mercury Animated Video Released From New Box Set

Dave Grohl Addresses Queens Rumors

Queen Musical Will Rock North America

Queen + Bejart: Ballet for Life Trailer Goes Online



Follow Us: Facebook Twitter Feeds

Contact Us - Privacy - antiMusic Email - Why we are antiMusic

Copyright© 1998 - 2019 Iconoclast Entertainment Group All rights reserved.

Please click here for legal restrictions and terms of use applicable to this site. Use of this site signifies your agreement to the terms of use.