Queen Diary - day by day

••• 1 September
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1975 : Queen signed a contract with new manager John Reid. [44 years]
1976 : Queen live performing first show on short British tour at Playhouse Theatre, Edinburgh, Scotland. The hall was refurbished and Queen were a part of the Festival Of Popular Music to promote it. They played two new songs at this gig Tie Your Mother Down and You Take My Breath Away, neither of which had been recorded at this point. [43 years]
1984 : Brian and Roger appeared on ITV's Saturday Starship programme. [35 years]
1984 : Queen live at NEC, Birmingham, UK. [35 years]
1986 : Queen's The Game and News Of The World were released on CD for the first time. [33 years]
1987 : Spoof rock band Bad News released their version of Bohemian Rhapsody. [32 years] http://youtube.com/watch?v=CMmCrg2RyzI
1987 : (for 5 September) Freddie celebrates his birthday in Ibiza [32 years]
1993 : Freddie received silver award for Living On My Own sales in the UK. [26 years]
1998 : Brian appeared on Channel 4 show The Big Breakfast. [21 years] http://youtube.com/watch?v=XL8wpbyrfYM
2001 : Roger went to see U2's concert in Slane Castle, Ireland. He also met Bob Geldof in backstage. [18 years]

••• 2 September
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1976 : Queen live on short British tour performing 2nd show on Scottish Music Festival at Playhouse Theatre, Edinburgh, UK. It was the first time they played You're My Best Friend live. [43 years]
1982 : Queen live at Coliseum, Portland, USA. [37 years]
1983 : Rod Stewart, Jeff Beck, Carmine Appice and Jim Cregan visited Record Plant Studios where Queen were recording The Works album. [36 years]
1984 : Queen live performing 3rd show at NEC, Birmingham, UK. [35 years]
1985 : Freddie released 4th solo single Living On My Own. It had no success, however remix released in 90s reached number 1 in charts. [34 years] http://qph.runoutgrooves.comhttp://qph.runoutgrooves.com/singles/f04lomo.shtml/singles/f04lomo.shtml
••• 3 September
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1976 : Queen went to see Peter Straker play at the Edinburgh Fringe Assembly Rooms. [43 years]
1982 : Queen live on Hot Space Tour at Coliseum, Seattle, USA. [37 years]
1984 : Queen released a compilation Greatest Hits on CD. [35 years] http://qph.runoutgrooves.com/albums/q11gh.shtml
2008 : Queen+PR organized short live performance for journalists at Elstree Studios, Borehamwood, UK. [11 years]
••• 4 September
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1970 : Queen live performing one of their earliest dates at a private school Swiss Cottage, London, UK, with Barry Mitchell on bass. [49 years]
1982 : Queen live at PNE Coliseum, Vancouver, Canada. [37 years]
1984 : Queen live performing first of 4 sold out shows at Wembley Arena, London, UK. [35 years]
1999 : Brian live performing on the Freddie's birthday concert at Rivermead Leisure Complex, Reading, UK. Together with SAS Band and The Cross members played Since You've Been Gone (Brian guitar/vocals), Last Horizon (Brian guitar), Hammer To Fall (slow/fast) (Brian guitar/vocals), Dragon Attack (Brian guitar, Jeff Scott Soto vocals), Tie Your Mother Down (Brian gutiar/vocals) and In The Lap Of The Gods... revisited (Brian guitar/vocals). [20 years] http://youtube.com/watch?v=X6KDit4_OeA http://youtube.com/watch?v=cArwF4Nlw6g
••• 5 September
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1946 : Farrokh Bulsara was born at Zanzibar on Tuesday 5 September. [73 years]
1984 : Queen live on The Works Tour at Wembley Arena, London, UK. [35 years]
1985 : Freddie held a huge party for his 39th birhtday in Henderson's Club, Munchen, Germany. During the party Rudi Dolezal/Hannes Rossacher shooted video material used for Living On My Own released on The Video EP VHS and later on The Video Collection DVD/VHS. [34 years] http://qph.runoutgrooves.com/videos/f04tvc.shtml. http://youtube.com/watch?v=bTYNW8UmcQI
1985 : [SEPTEMBER] Queen record 'One Vision' in Montreaux. [34 years]
1998 : Roger live on charity gig at Wintershall Estate, Surrey, UK, played A Kind Of Magic, I Want To Break Free, These Are The Days Of Our Lives, We Will Rock You, Radio Ga Ga + Crucify Me, Working Class Hero and Like A Rolling Stone (with Bob Geldof). [21 years]
••• 7 September
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1971 : Brian started his first proper job, teaching at London's Stockwell Manor Comprehensive School. He was only there for three months. [48 years]
1982 : Queen live at Coliseum, Oakland, USA. [37 years]
1984 : Queen live performing 2nd show of 4 at Wembley Arena, London, UK. [35 years]
1986 : Freddie had his Silly Hat Party at his home in Kensington. [33 years]
1986 : Freddie also visits Japan during this month [33 years]
••• 8 September
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1984 : Queen live on The Works Tour at Wembley Arena, London, UK. All concerts in Wembley were completely sold out. Special guests in backstage were John Taylor from Duran Duran, Jackie Stewart - F1 racer, Def Leppard and others. [35 years]
1988 : Brian and Roger joined a group of musicians who gathered at Metropolis Studios in Chiswick, London, UK, for a recording of Smoke On The Water to raise money to help those affected by the Leninakan Earthquake of 1988 that struck Armenia. [31 years] ! http://youtube.com/watch?v=Odeztf1nK8s
1990 : Brian joined Black Sabbath at Hammersmith Apollo, London, UK in Paranoid. [29 years]
2004 : Brian and Roger live on We Will Rock You musical premiere afterparty at Paris Hotel, Las Vegas, USA. The line up was Brian, Roger, Nuno Bettencourt, Steve Vai, Steve Lukather, Paul Crook, Chad Smith, Eric Singer, Simon Phillips, Glen Hughes, Meat Loaf, Jason Wooten and Kacie Sheik (both from WWRY cast). [15 years]
••• 9 September
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1969 : Ibex live at The Sink Club, Liverpool, UK. Freddie played his first gig and Brian and Roger went along to give him some moral support and ended up joining him on stage (the first time the three of them had ever been on the same stage). [50 years]
1987 : Brian joined Def Leppard at Hammersmith Apollo, London, UK, in Now I'm Here. [32 years]
1991 : The Cross released Blue Rock album in Germany. [28 years]
••• 10 September
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1976 : Queen live on short British tour at Castle, Cardiff, UK, in front of 12 000 drenched through fans. [43 years]
1977 : Roger appeared on Saturday Scene TV programme. [42 years]
1978 : The band went over to Mountain Studios in Montreux, Switzerland to record Jazz album. One night there was a thunderstorm which cut off all the electric power in the studio. Brian took a portable tape recorder outside and taped an thunderclap, which was later used on the track Dead On Time (and credited "courtesy of God" on the album). [41 years]
1980 : Queen live at Mecca, Milwaukee, USA. [39 years]
1980 : Concerts cancelled in New Haven (2), Boston (3), Lexington (5), Indinanopolis (7) and Madison (9) [39 years]
1982 : Queen live at ASU Arena, Tempe, USA. [37 years]
1984 : Queen released 26th single Hammer To Fall in the UK. [35 years]
1984 : Queen released first full length video We Will Rock You LP with live footage from 24. and 25. November 1981 in Montreal, Canada. [35 years]
1984 : Freddie released 1st solo single Love Kills. [35 years]
1989 : Brian joined Black Sabbath in Heaven And Hell, Paranoid and Heaven And Hell reprise. [30 years]
1992 : Brian and Roger attended the MTV Award Ceremony in Los Angeles, where Bohemian Rhapsody won the category Best video from a movie for the Wayne's World version. [27 years]
••• 11 September
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1980 : Queen live at Market Square Arena, Indianapolis, USA. [39 years]
1982 : Queen live performing 1st of 2 shows at Irvine Meadows, Irvine, USA. [37 years]
1983 : Brian joined Def Leppard at Forum, Los Angeles, USA, in Travellin' Band. [36 years]
2008 : Queen+PR arrived in Kiev, Ukraine, and did a press conferrence in the Premier Palace hotel. They informed about the forthcoming free concert "Life Must Go On!" in Kharkov. [11 years] http://www.lifemustgoon.net/press/news/7647 http://www.wegotit.at/galleries/2008-09/97f939444f05/1 http://uk.youtube.com/watch?v=06RbuXh2SXM http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TX9wXr7ya8I
••• 12 September
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1980 : Queen live at Kemper Arena, Kansas City, USA. [39 years]
1982 : Queen live on Hot Space Tour at Irvine Meadows, Irvine, USA. [37 years]
1984 : Queen live at Westfalenhallen, Dortmund, Germany. [35 years]
1993 : Brian live on Back To The Light Tour at Steinberggasse, Winterthur, Switzerland. [26 years]
1998 : Brian live on Another World Tour at New World Music Theater, Chicago, USA. [21 years]
2008 : Queen+PR started their forthcoming The Cosmos Rocks Tour 2008 in front of 350.000 crowd on Freedom Square, Kharkov, Ukraine. A special high-definition cinema version of the concert captured by David Mallet, Let The Cosmos Rock, was later used to promote the album in USA and also screened accros UK to support AntiAids campaing on World AIDS Day. [11 years] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JdLI7NrBlZ8
••• 13 September
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1969 : Smile live performing 1st of 2 shows at PJ's Club, Truro, UK, together with Mr Lucifer. [50 years]
1973 : Queen live at Golders Green Hippodrome, London, UK. The show was recorded by BBC and transmitted the following month for their In Concert radio series. Queen were the first band to use a taped introduction to a gig. [46 years]
1980 : Queen live at Civic, Omaha, USA. [39 years]
1983 : Queen released The Game as the first Queen album to be released onto CD in the USA. [36 years]
••• 14 September
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1969 : Smile live performing 2nd show at PJ's Club, Truro, UK. [50 years]
1977 : Roger appeared on Marc Bolan TV show with I Wanna Testify on playback. [42 years] http://qph.runoutgrooves.com/singles/r01iwt.shtml
1980 : Queen live at St. Paul Civic, Minneapolis, USA. [39 years] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2h_HK_XZnrg
1982 : Queen live on Hot Space Tour at Inglewood Forum, Los Angeles, USA. [37 years]
1984 : Queen live on The Works Tour at Sportspalace, Milano, Italy. [35 years]
1997 : Roger attended a recording of a great TV show An Audience With Elton John. [22 years]
2000 : Brian live at Cat Club, Los Angeles, USA, together with Gilby Clark, Eric Singer and others playing The Thrill Is Gone. [19 years]
••• 15 September
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1980 : Queen received gold award for The Game sales in the US. [39 years]
1982 : Queen live performing their last ever gig in America at Forum, Los Angeles, USA, where Billy Squier joined them on stage for Jailhouse Rock. [37 years]
1982 : Queen cancelled a gig in Hawaii after the LA gig [37 years]
1986 : Queen released their 31st UK single Who Wants To Live Forever from A Kind Of Magic album. It was written for Russell Mulcahy's movie Highlander. [33 years] http://qph.runoutgrooves.com/singles/q32wwtlf.shtml
1992 : Brian's Too Much Love Will Kill You reached no. 1 in Dutch charts. [27 years]
1994 : Roger live at Shepherds Bush Empire, London, UK. Brian went to see this gig and acting unobtrusively with a hat on his head. [25 years]
1998 : Brian live performing first concert on Another World Tour at Teatro Jovellanos, Gijon, Spain. [21 years] http://www.queenconcerts.com/index.php?section=concerts&action=tour&who=brian&tour=aw
2002 : Brian joined Sue Lawley as the first guest for the new series of Radio 4 Desert Island Discs. He also picked 8 songs, a book Out Of The Silent Planet by C.S Lewis and his Red Special to take with him on an Island. [17 years]
2008 : Queen+PR live performing 1st gig of 2 on The Cosmos Rocks Tour at Olympic Sports Complex, Moscow, Russia. [11 years] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ccc1VOpx-UY
••• 16 September
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1980 : Queen live on The Game Tour at Hilton Coliseum, Ames, USA. [39 years]
1984 : Queen live on The Works Tour at Olympiahalle, Munich, Germany. [35 years]
1986 : Queen filmed a video for Who Wants To Live Forever at Tobacco Wharf Studio, London. UK, rekeased on Greatest Flix II VHS, Box Of Flix, Classic Queen and Greatest Video Hits 2 DVD. [33 years] http://youtube.com/watch?v=Zo52T7uKOJU
1988 : Freddie attended the Polydor Records Sales Conference at The Grand Hotel in Eastbourne, where they played two tracks from his forthcoming Barcelona album. [31 years]
1992 : Brian performed Too Much Love Will Kill You on UNICEF music auction gala, Amsterdam, Netherlands. He also donated the Telecaster guitar he used on Crazy Little Thing Called Love to the auction. [27 years]
2008 : Queen+PR live performing 2nd gig on The Cosmos Rocks Tour at Olympic Sports Complex, Moscow, Russia. [11 years] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fJXuGWKLcsI
••• 17 September
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1978 : Queen hired London's Wimbledon Stadium and fifty naked young ladies had their own nude Bicycle Race whilst being filmed and photographed for the forthcoming single and album. After the shoot Halfords, who had loaned the bikes, refused to take them back until they were paid for a full set of fifty replacement saddles. [41 years] http://youtube.com/watch?v=NOHXPNvVEwo http://youtube.com/watch?v=1QyXiR4HP8k
1980 : Queen live on The Game Tour at Checkerdome, St. Louis, USA. [39 years]
1985 : Freddie's 4th single (3rd from Mr. Bad Guy LP) entered UK charts at no. 45. [34 years] http://qph.runoutgrooves.com/singles/f04lomo.shtml. http://qph.runoutgrooves.com/singles/f15lomo.shtml http://youtube.com/watch?v=bTYNW8UmcQI
1985 : [OCTOBER] Freddie records 'In My Defence' at Abbey Road Studios, London [NOVEMBER - DECEMBER] Band record 'A Kind of Magic' in Montreaux and Munich [34 years]
1990 : Roger came along to London's Kensington Gardens to help publicise a charity bicycle ride from London to Paris for a great charity we continue to support - The Winged Fellowship. He was photographed whizzing around on a three special three wheeled bike. [29 years]
1998 : Brian live on Another World Tour at Zeleste, Barcelona, Spain. [21 years]
••• 18 September
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1970 : Freddie and Roger closed their Kensington Market Stall for the day as a mark of respect for their idol Jimmy Hendrix, who died that day. That evening Queen rehearsed and played Voodoo Chile out of respect for their hero. [49 years] http://www.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll
1971 : Queen went into De Lane Lea studios to begin testing the studios, and they eventually recorded five demo tracks - Liar, Keep Yourself Alive, Night Comes Down, Great King Rat and Jesus. [48 years]
1976 : Queen live on short British tour performing little picnic by the Serpentine as Freddie called it at Hyde Park, London. UK. Support bands were Steve Hillage, Kiki Dee (known that time from the duet with Elton John in Don't Go Breaking My Heart) and Supercharge from Liverpool. There was a strict curfew on the gig and so the police called a halt to the encore and pulled the plug on the gig apparently leaving the crowd to find their way out of the park in darkness. The estimated crowd of over 150 thousand is the largest audience, to date, to attend a concert in Hyde Park. The film of the show was filmed on either 8mm or 16mm and stored really badly over the years, resulting in a film which ripped and had to be repaired. The show was also broadcasted live with commentary of Kenny Everrett. Roger was also introducted to Dominique Beyrand, assistent to one of the organisers Richard Branson. Later they got married, had Felix in 1980 and ended up divorced. [43 years] http://youtube.com/watch?v=dkzq9XVm__4
1984 : Queen live on The Works Tour at Palais Omnisports De Bercy, Paris, France. [35 years]
1993 : Roger and John both guested at the The Ruins Charity Concert in Cowdray Park, Surrey. All proceeds from the exclusive, expensive event were donated to the King Edward VII Hospital in Surrey. The line up was Roger (drums, vocals, guitar), John (bass), Josh Macrae (drums), Jason Faloon (guitar), Adrian Milne (keyboards), Paul Young (vocals). Roger and John played as Queen among other stars as (complete) Pink Floyd and Genesis. [26 years]
1998 : Brian live on Another World Tour at Macumba, Madrid, Spain. [21 years]
2008 : Queen+PR arrived in Riga, Latvia. Latvia's Prime Minister Ivars Godmanis invited the band to his official offices to welcome them to his country and to talk about rock music. As a hobby-drummer he was managed to take over Roger's drum kit for a performance of All Right Now. [11 years] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Bx-f9R7ZTw
••• 19 September
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1969 : Ibex live on College Of Technology, St. Helens, UK. [50 years]
1980 : Queen live on The Game Tour at Horizon, Chicago, USA. [39 years]
1994 : Roger released Foreign Sand UK single from Happiness album. [25 years] http://qph.runoutgrooves.com/singles/r07fs.shtml
2005 : Queen+PR released Return Of The Champions 2CD with live concert recorded at Hallam, Sheffield, UK. The band's line Brian, Roger, Paul, Spike Edney (keyboards, vocals), Jamie Moses (guitar, vocals), and Danny Miranda (bass, vocals). Later this release was followed by DVD release as well. [14 years] http://qph.runoutgrooves.com/albums/q24rotc.shtml
2008 : Queen+PR live on The Cosmos Rocks Tour at Arena, Riga, Latvia. Latvia's Prime Minister Ivars Godmanis joined the band on drums in All Right Now. [11 years] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fJXuGWKLcsI http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Bx-f9R7ZTw
••• 20 September
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1979 : Queen made the video for Crazy Little Thing Called Love at Trillion Studios, London, UK, directed by Dennis De Vallance. Professional dancers were used, but they didn't have anyone to clap their hands through special holes cut into the stage so the band's personal roadies were used. Video was released on Greatest Flix VHS, Box Of Flix, Greatest Hits and Greatest Video Hits 1 DVD. [40 years] http://qph.runoutgrooves.com/singles/q15cltcl.shtml http://youtube.com/watch?v=MrelPOP518g
1980 : Queen live on The Game Tour at Joe Louis Arena, Detroit, USA. [39 years]
1984 : Queen live on The Works Tour at Groenoordhallen, Leiden, Netherlands. During the show Queen played part of '39 from A Night at the Opera. [35 years]
1995 : Brian attended the International Managers Forum Roll of Honour Awards at Hilton Hotel, London, UK. He introduced one of the winners - rock promoter Harvey Goldsmith [24 years]
1998 : Brian live on Another World Tour at Ancienne Belgique, Brussels, Belgium. [21 years]
2003 : Brian appeared at the end of We Will Rock You musical at Dominion Theatre, London, UK, playing guitar in Bohemian Rhapsody. [16 years]
••• 21 September
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1965 : John joined his first group The Opposition as a rhythm guitarist. [54 years]
1980 : Queen live on The Game Tour at Coliseum, Cleveland, USA. [39 years]
1984 : Queen live on The Works tour at Forest Nationale, Brussels, Belgium. [35 years]
1984 : Queen had 9 albums in the UK top 200. [35 years]
1987 : The Cross released their debut single, Cowboys & Indians. [32 years] http://qph.runoutgrooves.com/singles/c01cai.shtml.
1987 : Freddie released Barcelona single in Spain, which sold an incredible 10 000 copies in just three hours. [32 years] http://qph.runoutgrooves.com/singles/f08b.shtml
1992 : Brian released 2nd solo album Back To The Light in the UK. [27 years] http://youtube.com/watch?v=MD9-gIkJV08 http://youtube.com/watch?v=q2AAUnC4_Y8
2008 : Queen+PR live on The Cosmos Rocks Tour at Velodrom, Berlin, Germany. At the backstage Brian and Roger received special awards from EMI Germany given in respect of over 4 million sales combined of Greatest Hits I (1,800,000 units = 7 x Gold) & Greatest Hits II (2,200,000 units = 9 x Gold) in Germany. [11 years] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5N55qZpwfAY
••• 22 September (Today)
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1984 : Queen live at on The Works Tour at Europahalle, Hannover, Germany. Freddie felt down and broke is knee. The show was shortened with Freddie sitting on piano chair. After the show he had to be transferred to hospital and he wore binding band on his knee for several following concerts. [35 years]
1995 : Brian joined Zucchero in Bologne, Italy, during A Whiter Shade Of Pale and Madre Dolcissima. [24 years]
1998 : Brian live on Another World Tour at La Cigall, Paris, France. [21 years]
2006 : Roger officialy named Sir Robin Knox-Johnston's Open 60 yacht Saga Insurance at Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth, UK. At key moments on land and at sea Sir Robin promised to play Don't Stop Me Now. [13 years]
2006 : Freddie received gold award for Lover Of Life, Singer Of Songs and gold award for Very Best Of sales in the UK. [13 years]
••• 23 September
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1976 : Queen placed a "thank you" advertisement in the music press, to thank fans for attending their show in Hyde Park. [43 years]
1976 : Queen held a Day At The Races launch party at Kempton Park, London, UK. [43 years]
1980 : Queen live on The Game tour at Veterans Memorial Coliseum, New Haven, USA. [39 years]
1982 : An unofficial Gettin Smile LP with songs of Smile was released in Japan. [37 years]
1986 : Who Wants To Live Forever entered UK singles chart at no 28. [33 years]
1990 : Brian attended a press reception for the Black & Gold Theatre Companies Macbeth, for which he had written the music. [29 years]
2008 : Queen+PR live on The Cosmos Rocks Tour at Sportpaleis, Antwerp, Belgium. [11 years] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L5obeYadBBY
••• 24 September
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1980 : Queen live on The Game Tour at War Memorial Auditorium, Syracuse, USA. [39 years]
1984 : Queen live on The Works tour at Deutschlandhalle, Berlin, Germany. [35 years]
1987 : Freddie attended a reception at the Spanish Embassy in London with Montserrat Caballe. [32 years]
1988 : The Cross live at Cosford Mill, Surrey, UK. [31 years]
1997 : Roger appeared on ITV's Tiswas kids programme. [22 years] !
1998 : Brian live Another World Tour at Martinihal, Groningen, Netherlands. [21 years]
2004 : Brian appeared on Fender Stratocaster galaconcert at Wembley Arena, London, UK. He played first 7 songs with Stratocaster and following two with his Red Special. He sang Maybe Baby and That'll Be The Day and played with Paul Rodgers. This was the moment when Brian and Roger decided to go on with Paul Rodgers. [15 years] http://www.fender.com/home.php
2008 : Queen+PR live on The Cosmos Rocks Tour at Bercy, Paris, France. [11 years] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J1wxqpQ_9MM http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=44Z0Cp_05kI
••• 25 September
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1965 : The Opposition live at Clive Castledine's house, Leicester, UK. [54 years]
1981 : Queen live on 2nd part of South America tour called Gluttons For Punishment at Poliedro De Caracas, Caracas, Venezuela. [38 years] ! http://www.queenconcerts.com/index.php?section=concerts&action=tour&who=queen&tour=gluttons http://youtube.com/watch?v=X_HNFoC_k5o
1981 : (for 15 Sep) Queen travel to New Orleans to rehearse for Latin American gigs (for 19 Sep) Queen fly to Caracas (for 30 Sep) Concert cancelled in Caracas. Queen return to the USA (possibly New York?) for holiday [38 years]
1982 : Queen played Crazy Little Thing Called Love and Under Pressure live on TV's Saturday Night Live show in New York, USA. It was their last appearance in US television. [37 years]
1993 : Brian appeared on French TV show called Taratata with Driven By You and We Will Rock You. [26 years]
••• 26 September
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1980 : Queen live on The Game Tour at Boston Gardens, Boston, USA. Fans were expressing their complaints on Freddie's moustache again, but he calmed them on his own: "Fuck off". [39 years]
1981 : Queen live performing 2nd show at Poliedro De Caracas, Caracas, Venezuela. [38 years] http://youtube.com/watch?v=xcpsUENVyW4
1984 : Queen live on The Works Tour at Festhalle, Frankfurt, Germany. [35 years]
1992 : Brian was shortly interviewed on Italian TV day before the appearance on Pavarotti International Show in Modena, Italy. [27 years] http://youtube.com/watch?v=MsHt646QkrM
1994 : Roger live on Happiness Tour at Sun Plaza Hall, Tokyo, Japan. [25 years]
2003 : Brian and Roger took a part in filming of Pepsi advertisement in CineCitta Studios, Rome, Italy. Brian also produced a special version of We Will Rock You with Beyonce, Britney and Pink on vocals. [16 years] http://youtube.com/watch?v=tvdfMPU-aDE
2008 : Queen+PR live on The Cosmos Rocks Tour at Palalottomatica, Rome, Italy. [11 years] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fpxdG1rAqc8 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PmuErVC9K0g
••• 27 September
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1981 : Queen live performing last show (3 in total) at Poliedro De Caracas, Caracas, Venezuela. Koncert was filmed for later release, but it never happened. [38 years] http://youtube.com/watch?v=mq5oidxqIkA
1984 : Queen live on The Works Tour at Schleyerhalle, Stuttgart, Germany. [35 years]
1989 : Queen filmed a video for Scandal at Pinewood Studios directed by Rudi Dolezal and Hannes Rossacher. It was released on The Miracle EP VHS and Greatest Video Hits 2 DVD. [30 years] http://qph.runoutgrooves.com/videos/q10tmep.shtml http://qph.runoutgrooves.com/videos/qdvdc03.shtml http://youtube.com/watch?v=pL7KWtD4s6Q http://youtube.com/watch?v=G3TYMCapwOs
1992 : Brian appeared in Modena, Italy, at the Pavarotti International Show performing Too Much Love Will Kill You. He also joined in with the finale with La Donna E Mobile. The programme was broadcasted live on BBC Radio 2 and recorded by Italian TV. [27 years] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QHAaeW2mrUk
1993 : Queen released 1st set of 4 CD's/musicassettes on a series of 12 for the Queen Digital Master Series in the UK with Sheer Heart Attack, A Night At The Opera, A Day At The Races and News Of The World. [26 years]
1998 : Brian live on Another World Tour at Rockafella, Oslo, Norway. [21 years]
2000 : Brian and Roger played with 5ive We Will Rock You at Millenium Dome, London, UK. The song was released on CD and video. [19 years]
2003 : Brian was a special guest in Bohemian Rhapsody on evening show of We Will Rock You musical in Dominion Theatre, London, UK. [16 years]
••• 28 September
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1980 : Queen live on The Game Tour at Madison Square Garden, New York, USA. [39 years]
1994 : Roger live at Club Citta, Kawasaki, Japan. [25 years]
1998 : Brian live on Another World Tour at Cirkus, Stockholm, Sweden. [21 years]
1998 : Roger released 4th album Electric Fire together with Pressure On single in the UK. It reached no. 53 in the album charts. [21 years]
2008 : Queen+PR live on The Cosmos Rocks Tour at Datch Forum di Assago, Milano, Italy. [11 years] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2aXhqRi_gok
••• 29 September
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1980 : Queen live on The Game Tour performing 2nd of 3 shows at Madison Square Garden, New York, USA. [39 years]
1984 : Queen live on The Works Tour at Stadthalle, Vienna, Austria. [35 years]
1989 : Roger made an appearance on Tyne Tees Roxy TV show chatting to David "Kid" Jensen. [30 years]
1994 : Roger's gig at the Kokusai Koryu Centre, Osaka, Japan, had to be cancelled due to an approaching typhoon. The city was closed down and Roger was trapped in his 22nd floor hotel room. [25 years]
2008 : Queen+PR live on The Cosmos Rocks Tour at Hallenstadion, Zurich, Switzerland. [11 years] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uwYItleaRew
••• 30 September
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1980 : Queen live performing 3rd show at Madison Square Garden, New York, USA. [39 years]
1984 : Queen live on The Works Tour at Stadthalle, Vienna, Austria. [35 years]
1994 : Roger live on Happiness Tour at Club Quatro, Nagoya, Japan. [25 years]
1998 : Brian live on Another World Tour at Stodola, Warsaw, Poland. [21 years]
2002 : The demolition of the Wembley Stadium began for the new Wembley 90,000 seater stadium. Accelerated filming of the demolition was released as a bonus on Live At Wembley Stadium DVD. [17 years] http://youtube.com/watch?v=m3rZRgDDmdI
2005 : Queen and Paul Rodgers received silver award for Return Of The Champions sales in the UK. [14 years]