Brian May - Long before I ever wrote anything I used to think I sort of sounded like Brian May when I sang, but never told anyone. About 14 years later one of my best friends told me, "You have a nice voice, kind of like Brian May's voice."
Brian May of Queen,-Probably the only guitarist to get a degree in astrophysics, Queen's lead guitarist (and frequent songwriter) is a brainy adventurer who's always seeking new effects. Brian May layered dozens of guitar parts onto individual tracks, building palatial walls of sound."I can listen to any player and pantomime their sound," Steve Vai said, "but I can't do Brian May. He's just walking on higher ground." rollingstone.com