Well, that was fast. Queen drummer Roger Taylor literally just announced he's launching a talent search to find members for a Queen cover band that will tour the world as the Queen Extravaganza, and voila -- the Internet has decided this guy is the new Freddie Mercury (little mustache and all). Sir, we'd love to introduce you to a guy named Arnel Pineda, he probably has some good advice for you.
Gawker did a little poking around and learned Marc Martel fronts a Christian rock band from Saskatchewan called downhere. His audition was uploaded to the Queen Extravaganza's YouTube page, along with a few others, including:
- Freddie Mercury
- Roger Taylor