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Posted: 16 Apr 19, 04:48 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote



Not sure if this one is slightly better.

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Posted: 16 Apr 19, 13:37 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

Saw it and heard it on Twitter. Not the greatest but it's at least its a little more upbeat (rhythmically, not as in gangsters are positive)


That said. If it's done with any passion it doesn't feel frustrated or disgusted enough.... very passive tone


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Posted: 16 Apr 19, 15:59 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

very good
who did the guitars?


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Posted: 16 Apr 19, 16:06 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

Booooring.

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Posted: 16 Apr 19, 16:49 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

Better than the original for sure.

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Posted: 16 Apr 19, 18:08 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

Well both are musically more interesting than most of Fun On Earth (and I quite like that album, but not as his previous two). This one is faster and sound like proper hard rock song especially in some parts..
I do not know what would critics expect from RT? Guitars sounds like from NOTW, drums are great, even in his era with Queen he did not wrote big number of worldwide hits

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Posted: 16 Apr 19, 19:03 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

booooooring track boring


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Posted: 16 Apr 19, 19:55 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

Like something off the first Cross album. Kept expecting to hear a few queen bv samples pop up. But a huge burst of nostalgia splashes over me and I have a feeling if that was b side on the flip of a Miracle cassingle I'd have loved it.

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Posted: 16 Apr 19, 20:22 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

The "oooooooh's" sound very Brian...



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Posted: 16 Apr 19, 20:57 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

Roger's voice sounds a bit dull and tired though the track itself has some nice beats

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Posted: 17 Apr 19, 11:32 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

I like it a lot!

IMHO, B & R should join forces in the studio again, guest vocalists appearing or not.

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Posted: 17 Apr 19, 13:38 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

Sorry but that track is a load of drivel and nothing as good as tracks on "Fun in Space".

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Posted: 17 Apr 19, 15:31 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

A very different version from the original one. I prefer this one, honestly. Not Roger's best output so far, but it's good enough for a track that came out of the blue.

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Posted: 17 Apr 19, 16:13 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

Honestly Roger and Brian need to get back in the studios and get some more unreleased tracks worked on instead of churning out rubbish like this Roger track.
I thought Queen comes first, obviously not.

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Posted: 17 Apr 19, 16:14 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

Maybe is better than original version.

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Posted: 17 Apr 19, 17:41 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

Great track, thanks Roger.

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Posted: 17 Apr 19, 20:06 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

great track. as this second version comes up.
that enhances the image.
great treatment. nothing spectacular, though. but very listenable for me.
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nice to see that roger is playing with the style of a track's production.
keep on!
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fingers crossed for a third version ;-)
would be welcome!


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Posted: 17 Apr 19, 20:08 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

wow so boring. Typical Roger Taylor solo track.

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Posted: 17 Apr 19, 23:41 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

@people on streets:
probably THAT's what you're nickname is originated in ?
@all: plz stop bothering! the guys are creative and have some output. isn't that welcome ? what else would be ?



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Posted: 17 Apr 19, 23:55 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

80's nostalgia.



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