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Bohemian Rhapsody Movie Re-Created Queen’s Entire Live Aid Performance

The cast of Bohemian Rhapsody filmed a straight run-through of the entire Live Aid performance, and it could be released on the movie’s home release. Originally Queen played a six-song set on that day: ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’, Radio Ga Ga’, ‘Hammer to Fall’, ‘Crazy Little Thing Called Love’, ‘We Will Rock You’ and closer ‘We Are the Champions’. The movie only played four recreated songs from the live Aid event. Interestingly they performed all six songs so that they could edit…

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Happy Halloween

Steven Wilson – The Holy Drinker Mike Oldfield – Tubular Bells Rush – Witch Hunt Released 12 years apart, The Musical Box and Home by the Sea both contain ghostly themes. Plus these are two amazing songs from quite different musical eras of Genesis. The Musical Box From the album Nursery Cryme. Released 12 November 1971 The song is based on a story of two Victorian children one called Henry and the other called Cynthia. Poor Henry is beheaded by his friend Cynthia…

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Awesome Customer Lego Ideas

The fun aspect of LEGO is the wealth of creativity it can inspire in people all over the world. With the focus of Musical Brick’s custom LEGO models and minifigures it has been a joy to receive pictures of various creations. Michael Pellerin (USA) has customised the Live 1973 stage set to include lights! Wow!   Brett Pangburn (USA) used the Shock the Monkey minifigures to create this amazing shadow box frame. Peter Marcoux (Canada) used a fantastic graphic created by…

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Marillion are Out of this World

In October 2017, 5000 fans, from all over the world, descended upon the iconic Royal Albert Hall in London to watch Marillion play there for the first time ever. This extraordinary event was captured on video and now it is available to order on CD, DVD, and Blu-Ray The Space Live At The Royal Albert Hall Go! – Live At The Royal Albert Hall The Leavers: V. One Tonight Live At The Royal Albert Hall Live At The Royal Albert…

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10 Songs that Mention Lego

Citizens of Legoland This is Musical Brick and we love music and Lego bricks. So here we list 10 songs that mention Lego in the lyrics. This list is not exhaustive, as there are many more artists using Lego in their lyrics. We have included artists such as XTC, The Housemartins, Marillion, Beastie Boys, Black Eyed Peas, and Ed Sheeran. XTC – Helicopter (1979) I’m crouching here with a telescope in hand Looking out across our Legoland I really think…

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I’m a citizen of Legoland travellin’ incommunicado

Apparently, according to Marillion/Fish lyrics, Torch is a citizen of Legoland travellin’ incommunicado. Incommunicado Introduction: From an unnamed article in No1 Magazine written by Debbie Voller on 30 May 1987 (Provided by Kristie English). Full article here Fish: “This is a necessary diversion from ‘Russians’ and it’s a sort of macho-gung-ho approach! Torch really wants to be famous but he doesn’t want the responsibilities that go with fame. ‘Incommunicado’ is another word for ‘pissed’!” ‘Legoland’ Legoland being the theme park in…

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Great Ways to Display Lego Minifigures

It comes as no surprise that the Lego group will be collaborating with Ikea in the near future. Over the last few years we have been using Ikea products to display our Lego minifigures. 3 Ikea Products to display your Lego Minifigures Lego and Ikea, two Scandinavian companies, are certainly a popular match for enthusiasts who want to display their LEGO collections! It’s all well and good having little Lego minifigures, but how should you display them? They tend to…

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How many ‘pools’ are there in Genesis lyrics anyway?

Thanks to the help of from Paul, Alex, Alan and others at the Facebook group; Genesis 50+ Years, here we can finally answer the question: How many ‘pools’ are there in Genesis lyrics anyway? The word ‘pool’ is mentioned 13 times; from 8 songs. 1. Stagnation 1970 Wait, there is still time for washing in the pool 2. Happy the Man Like a fool in the pool – I’m incredibly cool 3. Supper’s Ready 1972 A young figure sits still by a…

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The Dark Side of the Mellotron

Black is the New Lego Mellotron Here we have a selection of dark sounding Mellotron tunes: Steven Wilson – The Watchmaker King Crimson – The Court of the Crimson King (Live) Genesis Watcher of the Skies Live Shepperton Studios  1973 Opeth – Mellotron Heart Shadow of the Hierophant – Steve Hackett Led Zeppelin – Kashmir

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