Mountain Winery | Saratoga, California
You can’t have a Queen tribute band without a good “Freddie” and when it comes to Queen tribute bands, Gary Mullen & The Works, a band headed by an extremely talented Freddie Mercury imitator, Gary Mullen, winner of Stars in Their Eyes, for his vocal and visual imitation of Mercury is one heck of a tribute band! So grab some tickets and get ready for a 2-hour tribute stage show, paying homage to the stage theatrics and music of one of the greatest bands of all time, Queen, as One Night of Queen comes to Mountain Winery on Saturday, July 22nd, 2023, it's going to be explosive! Long-time Queen enthusiasts will delight in this note-for-note experience of the huge hits, "Bohemian Rhapsody," "We are the Champions," "Killer Queen," "You're My Best Friend," "Crazy Little Thing Called Love," "Radio GaGa," "Under Pressure," "Another One Bites the Dust" and many others. ONE NIGHT OF QUEEN will ROCK YOU!
The man with the voice, Gary Mullen, has always loved Queen, but it wasn’t until the year 2000, when his wife and mother secretly applied to the Granada television show, Stars in Their Eyes, that he knew he was onto something special which would launch his career as Freddie Mercury. Receiving a grand total of 864,838 votes, which was more than twice as many as the runner-up and a record for the show's Live Grand Final. Gary has been featured in the video, CD, and book for Stars in Their Eyes and has even represented the United Kingdom on the European version of the show. Gary's solo performances after his TV experience were met with huge critical acclaim, and the positive response from the audience prompted him to form his band The Works and release the album One Night of Queen the following year. Since then, One Night of Queen has grown into one of the most successful touring acts in the country. For the past five years, they have maintained an annual average of over 150 performances across multiple countries. As for the rest of the band, David Brockett plays guitar, Jon Halliwell plays drums, and Malcolm Gentles plays keyboards.
Queen, to this day, is, arguably, one of the most widely loved stage rock and roll bands. If you are looking for the authentic sounds of an iconic band, you need not go too far, just a matter of knowing which tribute bands to turn to. There are over 75 Queen tribute bans throughout the world, so you don’t have to look too far. But why go looking when Gary Mullen & The Works will take the stage at Mountain Winery on Saturday, July 22nd, 2023, and they are already hailed as the World's Premier Queen Tribute Band with rave reviews from more than 650 performances worldwide! In a show that's sure to get you on your feet, One Night of Queen pays tribute to the legendary British rock band and its charismatic frontman, Freddie Mercury. Recreating an authentic concert experience and a spectacular live concert!
The growth and popularity of pop music and the tribute band has brought with it a whole host of unexpected and unforeseen developments, from the legality of tribute bands, the touring and live performances of the bands. Queen’s popularity even today continues to grow, well into the 2020s, and likely, beyond. Even if some fans know just one song, it is undeniable that this significant rock band, as well as their lead singer and songwriter, has touched most people’s lives in one way or another.