The rise and fall of New Orleans' legendary
NOLA.comThe rise and fall of New Orleans' legendary Dew Drop InnNOLA.comDeacon John Moore first began playing there in the '50s. National acts including Otis Redding, Little Richard, Ike and Tina Turner, James Brown, and Ray Charles all also performed on the Dew Drop stage. Over the years, the Dew Drop bred its own unique ...
Posted on 23 June 2017 | 3:04 am
Archbishop John R. Quinn, Catholic
SFGateArchbishop John R. Quinn, Catholic progressive, dies in SFSFGate“Truly, he was an archbishop with the heart of a deacon.” John Rafael Quinn was born in Riverside on March 28, 1929. After graduation from high school, he entered the seminary in El Cajon (San Diego County) and studied later at the North American ...Archbishop John R. Quinn, 1929-2017: Sixth archbishop of San FranciscoCatholic San Franciscoall 4 news articles »
Posted on 22 June 2017 | 9:52 pm
X-Men: Gold Cover Pays Homage To A Queen
Bleeding Cool NewsX-Men: Gold Cover Pays Homage To A Queen Album Cover With A Unique HistoryBleeding Cool NewsAmong Marvel's rock-n-roll-themed variant covers for September is an homage to the band Queen done by artist Mike del Mundo for X-Men: Gold #11. The cover depicts a Sentinel holding Old Man Logan and Kitty Pride as Colossus plummets to the ground.
Posted on 22 June 2017 | 1:16 pm
'Almost Queen' to close out the BCPAC
Bradford Era'Almost Queen' to close out the BCPAC 2017-18 seasonBradford EraThe show features Joseph Russo as Freddie Mercury, Steve Leonard as Brian May, Randy Gregg as John Deacon, John Cappadona as Roger Taylor. BCPAC Executive Director David Fillenwarth excitedly adds, “This band is recognized as one of the top ...
Posted on 19 June 2017 | 2:39 pm
Deacon John: 60 years of music - Louisiana
Louisiana WeeklyDeacon John: 60 years of musicLouisiana WeeklyNew Orleans legendary guitarist and vocalist Deacon John celebrates his 60th year in the music business at Tipitina's, Saturday, June 17, 2017. The club, now boasting 40 years and a legend in its own right, perfectly suits the occasion on many levels.Keith Spera's Sound Check: Jake Shimabukuro, Deacon John and ...The Advocateall 2 news articles »
Posted on 14 June 2017 | 1:33 pm
Junior Wildcats hockey training camp begins
Gibson is 19, and Worthen 18. The team is equally deep at the forward position, where Greenough has amassed an enviable collection of talented local athletes, including John Deacon, Grant Janes, Lukas Kane, Eli Hughes and now Tidman and McNutt. Other ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 4:02 am
Beatles Take America, Another Riot In
Deep Purple’s heyday lead singer Ian Gillan is 70. Queen bass player John Deacon is 64. He retired from music completely after reuniting with the surviving members of the band in 1997 at an AIDS benefit, but did not participate in the Queen with Paul ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 2:27 am
10 facts about the members of Queen that
It's John Deacon's birthday and we thought we would mark his big day by celebrating the sheer brilliance of him and his fellow band mates. There's no denying that Freddie Mercury was one of the greatest frontmen of all time - but what about the rhythm ...
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 11:18 pm
Actor Gerald McRaney is 68. Tipper Gore, wife of former Vice President Al Gore, is 67. Actor Jim Carter is 67. Rock musician John Deacon (Queen) is 64. Actor-director Jonathan Frakes is 63. Political consultant Mary Matalin is 62. Actor Peter Gallagher is 60.
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 10:29 pm
Top celebrity birthdays for August 19th
Singer Ian Gillan of Deep Purple is 70. Actor Gerald McRaney is 68. Actor Jim Carter ("Downton Abbey") is 67. Bassist John Deacon of Queen is 64. Actor Jonathan Frakes ("Star Trek: The Next Generation") is 63. Actor Peter Gallagher is 60. Actor Adam Arkin ...
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 8:56 pm