Progarchives, the progressive rock ultimate discography

UNDER PRESSURE / SOUL BROTHER

Queen

Prog Related


From Progarchives.com, the ultimate progressive rock music website

Queen Under Pressure / Soul Brother album cover
3.28 | 17 ratings | 1 reviews | 35% 5 stars

Write a review
Buy QUEEN Music
from Progarchives.com partners
Singles/EPs/Fan Club/Promo, released in 1981

Songs / Tracks Listing


1. Under Pressure (4:03)
2. Soul Brother (3:34)

Total Time 7:37

Lyrics

Search QUEEN Under Pressure / Soul Brother lyrics

Music tabs (tablatures)

Search QUEEN Under Pressure / Soul Brother tabs

Line-up / Musicians


- Freddie Mercury / vocals, piano
- Brian May / guitars, vocals
- John Deacon / bass
- Roger Taylor / drums, vocals
- David Bowie / vocals

Releases information


7'' EMI EMI-5250 (UK 1981)
12'' EMI 1A 052Z-64626 (UK 1981)

Thanks to clarke2001 for the addition
Edit this entry

QUEEN MP3, Free Download (music stream)


Open extended player in a new pop-up window | Random Playlist (50) | How to submit new MP3s

Buy QUEEN Under Pressure / Soul Brother Music


No release results - showing artist results instead
Greatest Hits I, II & III - The Platinum Collection (3CD)Greatest Hits I, II & III - The Platinum Collection (3CD)
Box set
Hollywood Records 2002
Audio CD$17.26
$14.42 (used)
Greatest Hits: Greatest Hits: "We Will Rock You" Edition
Remastered · Special Edition
Hollywood Records 2004
Audio CD$5.99
$4.28 (used)
A Night at the Opera [Vinyl]A Night at the Opera [Vinyl]
Hollywood Records 2008
Vinyl$13.79
$10.95 (used)
Queen: Greatest Hits I & IIQueen: Greatest Hits I & II
Hollywood Records 1995
Audio CD$13.77
$4.48 (used)
Right Now on Ebay (logo)
0 result found for "QUEEN"
Visit LPCDressisues.com for more results


More places to buy QUEEN music online Buy QUEEN & Prog Rock Digital Music online:
  • AmazonMP3: Search for QUEEN DRM-Free MP3 Downloads @ AmazonMP3 (USA Only) | AmazonMP3 (UK Only)

QUEEN Under Pressure / Soul Brother ratings distribution


3.28
(17 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of rock music(35%)
35%
Excellent addition to any rock music collection(12%)
12%
Good, but non-essential (35%)
35%
Collectors/fans only (12%)
12%
Poor. Only for completionists (6%)
6%

QUEEN Under Pressure / Soul Brother reviews


Showing all collaborators reviews and last reviews preview | Show all reviews/ratings

Collaborators/Experts Reviews

Review by Guillermo
PROG REVIEWER
3 stars The eighties also made QUEEN change their musical style. Maybe their musical style started to change with their "The Game" album from 1980, becoming more simple, less elaborated, and less influenced by Progressive Rock music.

For the other part, I never have been a fan of DAVID BOWIE's music. I never have liked Glam Rock bands or "Theatrical music" very much. BOWIE was a "musical chameleon", as many people considers him. He played a lot of musical styles in his life, but for me his "personal and musical essence" was always very present, even with the constant changes of looks. So, he has a lot of fans. Not me, but I have to say that he had a very good voice and he was a very good singer. He also was an innovator in the kind of music that he liked, and I think that he was a very big influence in the development and in the music of a lot of artists like BRYAN FERRY, ROXY MUSIC, ALICE COOPER (maybe there were mutual influences), PETER GABRIEL, and others on which the visual and theatrical elements were brought to their music. The influences of looks and visual elements. How to impress audiences with visual elements and looks during the concerts. I'm not a fan of all these things. Maybe they are important for some people, but I prefer music, not theatre or looks or fashions.

I listened to the "Under Pressure" song several times through the years. I even watched to the video of the song a lot of time ago. I like the song and the video. I think that it was very good collaboration between BOWIE and QUEEN, with a very good arrangement, lyrics and interpretation. BOWIE and FREDDIE MERCURY really worked very well as singers, with their voices sounding very well together. The song also has a very characteristic bass riff which has been sampled or used by some Rap music artists."Under Pressure" is a very good song which still is played in the radio.

The Side "B" of this single has a song called "Soul Brother", also maybe recorded during the recording sessions for their "Hot Space" album from 1982. It really sounds like a Soul music / Blues song, with even Mercury sounding a bit like trying to imitate some Soul singers. It is also a good song, which was included as a bonus track in the re-issued "Hot Space" album some years ago.

MEMBERS LOGIN ZONE

As a registered member (register here if not), you can post rating/reviews (& edit later), comments reviews and submit new albums.

You are not logged, please complete authentication before continuing (use forum credentials).

Forum user
Forum password

Latest members reviews

No review or rating for the moment | Submit a review

Post a review of QUEEN "Under Pressure / Soul Brother"

You must be a forum member to post a review, please register here if you are not.

MEMBERS LOGIN ZONE

As a registered member (register here if not), you can post rating/reviews (& edit later), comments reviews and submit new albums.

You are not logged, please complete authentication before continuing (use forum credentials).

Forum user
Forum password

Copyright Prog Archives, All rights reserved. | Legal Notice | Privacy Policy | Advertise | RSS + syndications

Other sites in the MAC network: JazzMusicArchives.com — the ultimate jazz music virtual community | MetalMusicArchives.com — the ultimate metal music virtual community


Server processing time: 0.75 seconds