Queen Diary - day by day

••• 23 February
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1968 : The Opposition live at Roundhills Youth Centre, Thumaston, UK. [50 years]
1974 : Queen released 2nd single Seven Seas Of Rhye with See What A Fool I've Been on b-side. EMI promoted this singe quickly, mainly due to appearance of Queen in Top Of The Pops and Kenny Everet from Capital Radio, who was playing the single as much as possible. [44 years] http://qph.runoutgrooves.com/singles/q02ssor.shtml
1975 : Queen live on Sheer Heart Attack Tour performing afternoon and evening show at Erlinger Theater, Philadelphia, USA. Freddie had to visit a throat specialist at Philadelphia University Hospital barely able to speak after the shows. [43 years]
1976 : Queen live performing 2nd show on A Night At The Opera Tour at Auditorium Theatre, Chicago, USA. [42 years]
1977 : Queen live A Day At The Races Tour at Keil Auditorium, St. Louis, USA. [41 years]
1979 : Queen live at Pabellon Del Real Madrid, Madrid, Spain, on Live Killers tour. [39 years]
1987 : Freddie released 7th solo single The Great Pretender, cover version of the original by The Platters from 1956. Expensive video were filmed with various Queen scenes for the shoot and also hundreds of cardboard cutouts made of himself. Roger and Peter Straker appeared in the video too, dressed as women. Song was successful and reached 4th place in charts. Also extended single was released. [31 years] http://qph.runoutgrooves.com/singles/f07tgp.shtml http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8o8VVczCOkI http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PtXnUEW_OXw
1987 : Freddie visits Barcelona to meet Montserrat Caballe at the Ritz Hotel [31 years]
1988 : The Cross live at Polytechnic, Sheffield, UK. [30 years]
1993 : Brian live on Back To The Light Tour at Erwin Centre, Austin, Texas. [25 years]
1993 : Brian released his Back To The Light solo album in the USA. [25 years]