Added on 20-Jun-2012
The current issue of Classic Rock magazine focusses on the year 1977. The Special 'Jubilee' Edition attempts to highlight 'Rock At War! Prog Vs Punk' and what really happened in the year of Punk.
Queen are featured with News Of The World as part of a number of classic rock re-reviews of 1977 album releases.
"With News Of The World they aimed to make what guitarist Brian May called "a more spontaneous album".
The piece covers the making of the album including a mention of blown speakers, almond slices, the famous interaction between Freddie and Sex Pistol Sid Vicious, the tracks It's Late, Spread Your Wings and Get Down Make Love and a studio tea lady called Betty.
See page 83 for the full piece.