Title : ueen
Format : Hardcover
Pages : 208 pages
Publisher : Mark Hayward
Language : English
ISBN : 9781862059078

From their first appearance on  Top of the Pops to outtakes from It's My Life a fantastic selection of images from one of the world's best loved supergroups Featuring pictures from 1969 to 1982 the images collected here include the first ever photographs of Freddie Mercury as a performer with Ibex in Bolton in June 1969 taken by songwriter Chris Smith who recounts his experiences of the night Further early images of Mercury include pictures taken at Ealing Art College and outside his home in Shepherd's Bush where ueen's first official photo session took place in 1973 Images from their first Japanese tour from the Fat Bottomed Girls cover shoot on tour in South America with Mercury's boyfriend and many allow fans to get closer to Mercury and the rest of the band than any previous book Further many of the photographers of these amazing images give their insights and stories providing an intimate insight into ueen backstage onstage and at play