Denis O’Regan, Queen’s official tour photographer throughout the 1970’s and 80’s, made a special visit to Williams Liverpool BMW as part the UK’s biggest ever exhibition tour to feature the band.
Williams BMW Liverpool was transformed into a stunning gallery on the evening
of Tuesday 26
2017 to play host to the fourth event of the tour series.
Organised by rock exhibition specialists Off Beat Lounge, the company’s close relationship with long-term Queen photographer Denis O’Regan, one of the worlds most revered rock music photographers, has resulted in the curation of more than sixty images, with more than half never published before.
The one-night-only event, with Denis O’Regan in attendance, took visitors on an absorbing journey around the world; from the mid-1970s to the band’s last ever tour with the original line-up in 1986. VIP ticket-holder fans were able to ask their burning questions to Denis O’Regan himself in an intimate Q&A sessions.
Featuring stunning live performance photography, intimate off-stage moments and a glimpse of the band’s outrageous ‘down-time’, the night was every bit the spectacle.
“I’m delighted to be able to tour this collection of photographs with Off Beat Lounge. Selecting the shots has been an evocative experience. It was a special time for me, and I’m reminded of the trust that Freddie, Brian, Roger and John placed in me”, said Denis O’Regan. “All these years later, they remain one of the most famous and charismatic bands in history”.
Following the success of this event, Williams Bolton BMW are delighted to announce that they will host the 10 th leg of the ‘Queen.. by Denis O’Regan’ tour on Tuesday 21 November.
The event will run from 7:30pm to 9pm for standard admission tickets, with VIP ticket holders gaining access from 6.30pm for a Q&A session with Denis O’Regan and private viewing.
Tickets available here