Watch Brian May make a TV presenter's day with an unaccompanied Bohemian Rhapsody solo through his epic Vox AC30 rig

Brian May (right) plays the Bohemian Rhapsody solo for Iain Lee (left)
(Image credit: Dan Thomas - Travel and Music/YouTube)

In 2011, the BBC produced a documentary centered on Vox Amps, and their impact on the history of rock music.

Titled Vox Pop: How Dartford Powered the British Beat Boom, the film features a number of the brand's most famous users, among them Queen electric guitar hero Brian May.

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Jackson Maxwell

Jackson is an Associate Editor at He’s been writing and editing stories about new gear, technique and guitar-driven music both old and new since 2014, and has also written extensively on the same topics for Guitar Player. Elsewhere, his album reviews and essays have appeared in Louder and Unrecorded. Though open to music of all kinds, his greatest love has always been indie, and everything that falls under its massive umbrella. To that end, you can find him on Twitter crowing about whatever great new guitar band you need to drop everything to hear right now.

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