Steve Cropper new album “Friendlytown” ft Brian May


Too Much Stress

News of a new and welcome Brian May collaboration with Steve Cropper !!

‘Too Much Stress’ is the first single released released today, 27 June 2024, from Steve Cropper and The Midnight Hour’s forthcoming “Friendlytown” album. ‘Too Much Stress’  features Queen’s Brian May on guitar and vocals. The “Friendlytown” album be out everywhere on 23 August and is available to pre-order.

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INTERESTING SNIPPET by Matt Owen, Senior Staff Writer, Guitar World. LINK to  June 2024 Editor’s Picks

Well, the biggest releases on my radar came courtesy of Steve Cropper, whose long-awaited collaboration with Brian May – written, funnily enough, using May’s rejection email [LINK to Guitar World report] – finally arrived with a lovely unexpected Brian May/Billy Gibbons solo-off. 

Check out the official Lyric Video below – with Brian:

Steve Cropper and The Midnight Hour (feat. Brian May) – “Too Much Stress”