One Night of Queen
is a touring two-hour stage show, paying tribute to the stage theatrics and music of Queen
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. It is performed by Gary Mullen and The Works
, a five piece band headed by Stars in Their Eyes
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winner and Freddie Mercury
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Gary Mullen on vocals, with Davie Brockett on Guitar, Jonathan Evans on drums, Billy Moffat on bass and Malcolm Gentle on keyboards.
Gary Mullen and The Works
After winning Stars In Their Eyes
2000 by receiving a record breaking number of votes for the show, Mullen began touring with his band The Works, putting on a sell-out tribute show known as One Night Of Queen
The show takes references from many 1980s Queen tours, using a modified custom built lighting rig, made to emulate the lighting rigs used during several Queen tours between 1980 and 1986. Mullen and The Works have taken their tribute show on numerous tours across Europe, New Zealand and the US.
Acclaim and following
Since it began in 2001 the One Night Of Queen show has gained recognition from Kevin Pollak
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, Rick Perry
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, the Governor of Texas and Rick Astley
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- ONE NIGHT OF QUEEN Live in Concert.
| One Vision
|| Tie Your Mother Down
| A Kind Of Magic
|| Keep Yourself Alive
| Somebody to love
|| Fat Bottom Girls
| Under Pressure
|| Bohemian Rhapsody
| Another One Bites The Dust
|| Hammer To Fall
| Instrumental Improvison
|| Crazy Little Thing Called Love
| Another One Bites The Dust (Reprise)
|| Radio Ga Ga
| Killer Queen
|| We Will Rock You
| Now I'm Here
|| We Are The Champions
| Guitar Solo
|| God Save The Queen
| Don't Stop Me Now