Tie Your Mix Down: A Queen Tribute

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Tie Your Mix Down: A Queen Tribute
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Compilation album by Various artists
Released 2000
Genre Various
Label Cleopatra Records

Tie Your Mix Down: A Queen Tribute is a Queen tribute album. It features various covers of Queen songs by various artists. Despite the album's name, these songs are not remixes of original Queen material, but are cover versions performed by the artists themselves. The covers are very techno and electronica influenced, and because of this the album is unpopular among the band's fans. [1] [2]

Queen (band) British rock band

Queen are a British rock band formed in London in 1970. Their classic line-up was Freddie Mercury, Brian May, Roger Taylor, and John Deacon. Their earliest works were influenced by progressive rock, hard rock and heavy metal, but the band gradually ventured into more conventional and radio-friendly works by incorporating further styles, such as arena rock and pop rock.

Techno is a form of electronic dance music that emerged in Detroit, Michigan, in the United States during the mid-to-late 1980s. The first recorded use of the word techno in reference to a specific genre of music was in 1988. Many styles of techno now exist, but Detroit techno is seen as the foundation upon which a number of sub-genres have been built.

Electronica encompasses a broad group of electronic-based styles such as techno, house, ambient, jungle and other electronic music styles intended not just for dancing.

Track listing

  1. Tie Your Mother Down (Die Krupps Remix) - 3:43 - May
  2. Sheer Heart Attack (Chemical Whore Remix) - 3:42 - Mercury
  3. Another One Bites the Dust (Meeks Remix) - 3:47 - Deacon
  4. Keep Yourself Alive (Sigue Sigue Sputnik Remix) - 4:41 - May
  5. Save Me (Interface Remix) - 4:11 - May
  6. Get Down, Make Love (Die Krupps Remix) - 3:52 - Mercury
  7. We are the Champions (Rosetta Stone Remix) - 4:01 - Mercury
  8. I Want It All (Julian Beeston Remix) - 4:50 - May
  9. We Will Rock You (KMFDM Remix) - 4:58 - May
  10. It's Late (Sheep on Drugs Remix) - 4:02 - May
  11. One Vision (Spahn Ranch Remix) - 4:22 - Queen
  12. Killer Queen (System Effect Remix) - 3:51 - Mercury

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