Brian May Interviews and Articles

Magazine Interviews with Brian

Music U.K. Magazine, January 1984 – interview with Brian
Guitarist Magazine, December 1992 – interview with Brian
Guitar for the Practicing Musician, September 1993 – interview with Brian and Nuno Bettencourt
Guitarist Magazine, October 1994 – interview with Brian
Guitarist Magazine, July 1998 – interview with Brian
Total Guitar Magazine, Christmas 1998 – interview with Brian
Guitarist Magazine, March 2000 – interview with Brian at the National Music show
Guitarist Magazine, November 2001 – Brian’s guest editorial for Guitarist
Guitarist Magazine, November 2001 – interview with Brian

TV Interviews

This Morning TV show, November 1997 – interview with Brian
“Top Billing” on SABC2, January 1998 – interview with Brian and Roger

Equipment and Techniques

The Guitar Magazine, 1993 – Review of the Guild Brian May Signature guitar
Guitarist Magazine, February 1995 – Article on the history of Brian’s favourite amplifier, the Vox AC30
Total Guitar Magazine, November 1996 – ‘Passing notes’ column on Brian
Guitarist Magazine, March 1997 – Article on Brian’s famous multiple-delay effect which he uses in the Brighton Rock solos
Guitarist Magazine, July 1998 – Article on Greg Fryer’s custom copies and restoration work on the Red Special
The Guitar Magazine, October 1999 – Article on the Red Special and various copies
The Guitar Magazine, December 2000 – Article on valves for the Vox AC30, including Brian’s favourites
Guitarist Magazine, February 2001 – Article on Watford Valves, Brian’s favourite valve supplier
Various magazines – Several reviews of the Burns Brian May Signature guitar
The Guitar Magazine, April 2002 – Article on the history of Burns
Guitar World Magazine, September 2002 – Review of Scott’s Crispy Cream Treble Booster
Guitarist Magazine, July 2003 – Review of the Vox Brian May Special amplifier

Note that all interviews and articles are typed verbatim. Any errors in spelling, grammar or factual content are a reflection of the original source.