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Brian May, Queen Cited As Influences By The Darkness, Billie Joe Armstrong In 12/17/2005 Kerrang! MagazineBrian May and Queen get nice referances and are cited as influences by The Darkness and Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong in the 12/17/2005 issue of ''Kerrang! Magazine''.



Page 28 In Article about The Darkness's new album.



''One Way Ticket To Hell...And Back'' Did you know? The recent launch party for The Darkness's new album was attended by such random celebrities as Simon Pegg, Brian May, Jeremy Clarkson, and Les Dennis for some reason.''



Page 32 In Interview with Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong. ''2005 In Review. ''Jesus Of Suburbia-Green Day''.



Question: ''It's hardly your typical 4 chord punk song.''



Billie Joe Armstrong: ''I guess it could be looked at as a kind of ''Bohemian Rhapsody'' type song. It's just epic and the first 2 lines of that song (''I'm the son of rage and love''.) are the most haunting lyrics that have ever affected me.''

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