Brian May’s Guitar Harmonies

Brian May Red Special

A Man of many trades Brian Harold May is a man of many talents. We all know him as guitar player and composer in one of the world’s most successful rock bands ever. But beside that, he also has a PhD in astrophysics, he’s an activist for animal welfare and a stereoscopic photographer. As a […]

Adam Lambert Vs Freddie Mercury

Freddie Mercury Vs Adam Lambert

Tickets to the new Queen show had been burning a hole in our pockets for nearly a year. Not completely unexpected, we got the news in March that they had to postpone the tour for a year. To ease the long wait between the cancellation and the new tour dates, Queen released a live album. […]

Bohemian Rhapsody Score

One of Queen’s most iconic songs is Bohemian Rhapsody. Mother Mercury tries to be the most authentic Queen tribute band. We play all their biggest hits live. No two ways about it; this song had to be included. It proved to be a real challenge, because of its intricate structure and the vocal parts in […]

Frank the robot – Queen and science fiction

Frank the robot - New of the world

That Queen and science fiction are like two peas in a pod was never distinctly expressed, but absolutely irrefutable. During their career they often used themes and images that prove their undying love for the genre. Initially I was going to write an article about Queen’s appreciation for science fiction in general. That proved to be a […]

10 Queen facts you didn’t know (part 2)

Bohemian Rhapsody - Queen Facts

In this article we continue with our ten Queen facts which we found most remarkable. Before we dive in; are you sure you’ve already read part 1 of these 10 Queen facts? Then let’s dig into part 2. Strap in, because it’s gonna be a wild ride! 6. John Deacon – the bassist AND barkeep […]

10 Queen facts you didn’t know (part 1)

Bohemian Rhapsody - 10 Queen facts

In this article we’ll talk about the 10 most remarkable facts about the members of Queen. By now we all know that Brian May played a guitar he made himself or that Freddie Mercury was actually born in Zanzibar as Farrokh Bulsara. With these ’10 Queen facts you didn’t know’ we’ll throw some stories at […]

Freddie Mercury’s clothes – The style icon

Freddie Mercury - Style icon

Think about Freddie Mercury’s clothes while he’s singing on stage for a moment. What is he wearing in your mind?  Chances are he’s rocking a white tanktop with light blue jeans. That’s what he wore at Live Aid ’85. An iconic concert for both the world and Queen! Unfortunately that getup is, hands down, the […]

The best Queen tribute cover band!

Mother Mercury - The Best Queen Tribute band

Since the start we tried to be the best Queen tribute we possible could be. Queen is famous for his incredible singer, vocal harmonies, unmistakable guitar sound, countless catchy hits and their energetic live show with the flamboyant Freddie Mercury leading the way. Quite a challenge! The devil’s in the details We analysed every aspect […]

Freddie Mercury – The graphic designer

Queen’s logo Every band and every brand needs its own logo. Everybody knows Queen’s famous baroque logo. We wanted to create something similar, without simply copying the original. We analysed their logo and pieced together our very own! But first a little history about the original: Freddie Mercury studied graphic art and design at Isleworth […]

Queen’s vocal harmony: Their secret weapon

Queen's vocal harmony

One of Queen’s biggest trademarks is their vocal harmony. Try to think of a Queen song where you can’t find any polyphony. Quite hard, isn’t it? You need to be a hardcore fan to know the song ‘Spread your wings’. This song is known for being the very first song without Queen’s vocal harmony. The […]


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