With the recent success of the Freddie Mercury biopic, Bohemian Rhapsody, the music of Queen is as popular as ever. Since 2004, Queen Nation has been performing concerts across the country, carefully mimicking the musical stylings and showmanship of a Queen live performance. If you grew up loving Queen, you won’t want to miss your chance to buy Queen Nation tickets for their live show at Spirit Mountain Casino on October 5th.
Queen Nation Tribute Band Members
The current lineup of the Queen Nation tribute band includes: Gregory Finsley on vocals and keyboard as Freddie Mercury; Mike McManus on guitar as Brian May; Pete Burke on drums as Roger Taylor; and Parker Combs on bass as John Deacon.
Queen Nation Songs
During their career, Queen had 18 number-one albums, selling over 170 million records, which means there are plenty of Queen hits to choose from. We’re crossing our fingers they’ll play these fan favorites:
Written by Freddie Mercury for the 1975 album A Night at the Opera, Bohemian Rhapsody gained immediate commercial success and has continued on in popularity. Check out the impressive accuracy with which Queen Nation performs this musically complex song.
“We Will Rock You”
Named one of the Top 500 Songs of All Time by Rolling Stone Magazine, “We Will Rock You” is one of the most popular Queen songs in their extensive catalog of hits. Mostly A cappella, aside from an impressive guitar solo, this song requires some audience participation in the form of clapping and stomping, making it a high-energy favorite at live concerts.
“We Are the Champions”
One of rock’s most recognizable anthems, “We Are the Champions” is sure to have fans singing along in no time. In fact, in 2011, a team of researchers determined that it was the catchiest song in the history of popular music.
Already planning on attending the show? Be sure to show up early so you can take advantage of everything Spirit Mountain Casino has to offer. Have a bite to eat at our award-winning Cedar Plank Buffet, try your luck at fun casino games like Bingo, slots, and roulette, and enjoy the monthly promotions we run. In the meantime, keep your eye out for other great live events coming to Spirit Mountain Casino in Grand Ronde, Oregon.