Celebrate 50 years of Queen at The Palais this October
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21.07.2022

Celebrate 50 years of Queen at The Palais this October

Bohemian Rhapsody
Freddie Mercury performs with Queen in 1982 - image by Steve Jennings

Thomas Crane will be fronting the tribute band Bohemian Rhapsody - bringing the hits of Queen to life at The Palais.

Five decades years ago in West London, Brian May and Roger Taylor met Freddie Mercury. 14 albums, six number one hits and an estimated 170 million to 300 million record sales later, Queen have cemented themselves into the fabric of music culture. Tribute act Bohemian Rhapsody will be taking to the stage this October, fronted by Thomas Crane, to celebrate five decades since the band’s inception.

What you need to know

  • With the formation of Queen in 1970, the 2020s marks the 50th anniversary of one of the world’s most popular bands
  • Fronted by Thomas Crane, Bohemian Rhapsody are a tribute band that are going to tear down the roof of The Palais in celebration of the rock icons’ legacy
  • They will, they will rock you (stomp, stomp, clap) on Saturday, October 15

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All the trimmings are there – Mercury’s iconic stage presence, flamboyance, theatrics and energy of the band are all captured by Thomas Crane and the Bohemian Rhapsody tribute band in their performances. With a sold out run of shows in 2019, hot of the back of the hugely successful Bohemian Rhapsody movie, they’re bringing a whole new show where they’ll be showcasing Queen’s hits from the 70s all the way through to the 90s.

Queen, Bohemian Rhapsody will perform all the great hits like We Will Rock You, Crazy Little Thing Called Love, We Are The Champions, Radio Ga Ga, A Kind of Magic, I Want To Break Free, Another One Bites the Dust, Bohemian Rhapsody.

“Everything is here, right down to the trademark cheeky banter and singing contests between Freddie and his audience,” Crane says. “Bohemian Rhapsody manage to take everything that made a Queen show unique, and bring it back to life before your very eyes and ears.”

Grab your tickets before they sell out by heading here