NAME: Jorge V. Cortés
LOCATION: Madrid (Spain)
SCHOOL/JOB: I'm studying Computers but I also work as a Web Designer, System Administrator, and musician.
INTERESTS: Music above all. I also like reading (I love H.P. Lovecraft), sports, going out with friends, good movies, Warhammer and RPG.
WHAT WAS THE FIRST QUEEN ALBUM YOU BOUGHT? My mother bought Greatest Hits II (the first I've ever listen to) but when I started to listen to Queen by my own I decided to buy A Night At The Opera.
HOW LONG HAVE YOU BEEN A FAN OF QUEEN/BRIAN MAY? I'm a "Queenmaniac" since 7 years aprox. It was a bit later (6 years) when I decided that Brian Harold May was the best.
FAV. QUEEN ALBUM/S: A Night At The Opera.
FAV. BRIAN MAY ALBUM/S: Back To The Light.
FAV. QUEEN/BRIAN MAY SONG/S: Well, this is a difficult one. Let me see... Queen's: White Queen, Bohemian Rhapsody, These Are The Days Of Our Lives, Ride The Wild Wind. Brian's: Too Much Love Will Kill You, Resurrection, Driven By You.
FAV. QUEEN/BRIAN MAY VIDEO/S: I like I Want It All and Breakthru. The Miracle and Headlong are other good ones.
FAV. QUEEN/BRIAN MAY LYRIC/QUOTE: I'm just the pieces of the man I used to be(...) I used To bring You sunshine, Now all I ever do is bring you down. And Bijou (there's a lot of poetry in that guitar!).
QUEEN/BRIAN MAY CONCERTS ATTENDED: Madrid 1998 (it was so great...). Shame I was 6 years old when Queen did their last concert.
WHEN YOU THINK OF BRIAN WHAT'S THE FIRST WORD THAT COMES TO MIND? God (or nearly).
IF YOU COULD MEET BRIAN WHAT WOULD BE THE FIRST THING YOU WOULD SAY TO HIM? Thank you for being you all your life. Don't change man!
IF YOU COULD HAVE BRIAN OVER FOR ONE DAY WHAT WOULD YOU DO FOR THAT DAY? Hey Brian, could you help me with a song I've just wrote? :) Working by his side must be terrific.
WHAT SONG WOULD YOU MOST LIKE TO SEE BRIAN COVER? Stairway To Heaven (Led Zeppelin), Heaven In Black (Black Sabbath) or a Scorpions' one.
WHO WOULD YOU LIKE TO SEE BRIAN COLLABORATE WITH IN THE FUTURE? Scorpions, Eric Clapton or Carlos Nuñez (a spanish "gaiteiro", this one would be an interesting collaboration) . And of course with Deacon and Taylor (Don't stop now!).
WHAT IS YOUR MUSICAL TALENT? Piano, guitar, bass, singing (I try at least), violin... My new band is 1980.
YOUR WEBSITE: www.1980web.com (in Spanish, but soon to be in English too)
WHAT OTHER MUSIC DO YOU REALLY LIKE? Rock in general. Scorpions, Rainbow, Kiss, Bryan Adams and Led Zeppelin (for example) are other bands I like.
MAILING LISTS YOU ARE ON: Brian May.
MESSAGE FOR THE FANS: "The show must go on!"
MESSAGE TO BRIAN: "Brian, you-are-my-hero. You do great things for people even when you don't know it. I hope you'll still being an example and a reference for the new and the future generations. Best wishes.
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