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Walter B. user not visiting Queenzone.com

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Posted: 04 Feb 06, 06:52 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

HMV Japan and Towerrecords Japan have listed an upcoming release for March 31. The information contains no tracklisting, only a labelnumber (TOCP-67907) and a title: Rock you Queen.

I might have posted this in the wrong forum if it turns out that this will be a live cd from the recent tour...

http://www.towerrecords.co.jp/sitemap/CSfCardMain.jsp?GOODS_NO=939049&GOODS_SORT_CD=101

http://www.hmv.co.jp/product/detail.asp?sku=1394234

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Posted: 04 Apr 06, 09:56 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

You read it here first!

In February I posted the above. On February 14 this release (or the date?) was denied on BM.com:
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**Tue 14 Feb 06**
JAPAN RELEASES?

Toshiba-EMI confirm that news from HMV Japan of a Queen CD release, scheduled for 31 March was incorrect information. Apologies.
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Today (April 4) QOL posted this as news:

PACHISLOT COLLECTION FOR JAPAN
Album Title : Rock You Queen
Release Date: May, 2006 (TBC)
Enhanced CD

Pachislot, "Rock You Queen" will be coming out this spring. This is a very first pachislot collaborated with a world well-known artist and features classic tunes such as "I Was Born To Love You", "We Will Rock You", "We Are The Champions", etc as well as live footage and amazing computer generated image of Queen. “Rock You Queen” is a fusion of pachislot and live rock music.

In conjunction with the release of “Rock you Queen” pachislot, the soundtrack which features 14 Queen tunes and CG video of "I Was Born To Love You" bringing Freddie Mercury back to life will be released in May.

The soundtrack will be available only in Pachislot parlours and Toshiba EMI family club. (It will also be made available to buy in the QOL Store)

Tracklisting
1. We Will Rock You
2. We Are The Champions
3. I Was Born To Love You
4. Don’t Stop Me Now
5. Radio Ga Ga
6. Bicycle Race
7. I Want To Break Free
8. Killer Queen
9. Another One Bites The Dust
10. Crazy Little Thing Called Love
11. A Kind Of Magic
12. Flash
13. Breakthru
14. Teo Toriatte (Let’s Cling Together) – High Definition Mix 2005
CD-EXTRA
I Was Born To Love You (New CG Video Clip)

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The website that is mentioned does give a releasedate of April 28:

http://familyclub.ne.jp/toshiba-emi/ProductDetail.do;jsessionid=0461CD9985BEE9F1A3201E580CFCF48E?pid=21427