A History of Rock and Roll Biopics (Inspired by the New ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Film)

Hollywood has had a long love affair with pop stars. Considering their often outrageous personas, lifestyles, talent and high profiles, pop music figures are naturals for movie biographies about them, and many have been shot. The release of Bohemian Rhapsody is likely to revive and rev up the film genre of rock and roll biopics. By… Continue reading A History of Rock and Roll Biopics (Inspired by the New ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Film)

Film Review: ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ is One of the Greatest Rock Icon Biopics in Movie History

Below, enjoy an exclusive review of the new Queen/Freddie Mercury biopic Bohemian Rhapsody from Rock Cellar’s resident film critic, Ed Rampell. Are You Ready for Freddie? The new 20th Century Fox movie Bohemian Rhapsody, in theaters Nov. 2.,is to the genre of rock star biopics what Giacomo Puccini’s La Boheme is to opera. Actor Rami… Continue reading Film Review: ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ is One of the Greatest Rock Icon Biopics in Movie History

Queen + Adam Lambert Announce 25-Date North American Summer Tour

From June 23 through August 5, Queen and Adam Lambert will tour around the United States, playing many of the timeless hits made famous by Freddie Mercury, Brian May and the iconic band. That was the news announced on Thursday, marking the latest activity they’ve done together since Lambert, who burst onto the scene with… Continue reading Queen + Adam Lambert Announce 25-Date North American Summer Tour

Watch a Gritty Short Film Literally Inspired By Queen's 'Bohemian Rhapsody' Lyrics

Queen‘s “Bohemian Rhapsody” is a song that everybody knows. Everyone. It’s part of the cultural lexicon thanks to Freddie Mercury’s passionate delivery, unmistakable vocal work and the operatic nature of the song, which swells in dramatic fashion to match its lyrics — and now those lyrics inspired a short film that’s been making its rounds… Continue reading Watch a Gritty Short Film Literally Inspired By Queen's 'Bohemian Rhapsody' Lyrics

Les Friction – “Torture – A Potential Star Band Arises Out Of E.S. Posthumus

Once in awhile, the sheer power of a musical project blows you away. It’s become somewhat of a rare occurrence given today’s mainstream music scene, but if you dig deep enough you’ll find something that rewards your determination. With that, we’d like to introduce you to Les Friction.  Pronounced “less friction.” Spawned out of the… Continue reading Les Friction – “Torture – A Potential Star Band Arises Out Of E.S. Posthumus

The Visual Art of 8 More Famous Musicians – Part 2

Is it in their DNA? Possibly a “creative genius” gene that science has yet to discover? Or is it an otherwordly gift – one that is physically untraceable? Perhaps it’s just an excellent work ethic. How best do we explain these iconic songwriter/musicians who seem to have enough talent left over to create masterful work… Continue reading The Visual Art of 8 More Famous Musicians – Part 2