Who: Heath and Orsino, other WS welcome What: Jam Session Where: Gideon/Merton/Heath's house, Ireland When: Last night Rating/Warning: TBA, likely language
Heath sodding loved Queen. Freddie Mercury's death might have been the one thing he shared with his father as one of the saddest moments of both of their lives, and he'd actually put up with his step-mother of the month for a whole bloody night when he'd gone with them to the Tribute concert for Mercury at Wembley Stadium in 1992. Why he hadn't thought about Queen when he'd thought about those songs was beyond him, but now he was loving it and he'd made his way through "A Kind of Magic" for the second time that night -
The bell that rings inside your mind It’s challenging the doors of time It’s a kind of magic
- when he stopped and turned to Orsino behind the drums. "Maybe slow it down even more through that bit? Should be haunting at hopeful at the same time, yeah?" The hardest part of doing a full cover album was going to be making it still sound like them. Then again, tossing in the lute and the bagpipes generally did the trick, after they rocked a few of the songs on the list up a bit.