On This Day in Queen History – 10 February

In 1975 – Queen played the Ford Auditorium, Detroit, Michigan, USA.
In 1977 – Queen played the Civic Centre, Providence, Rhode Island, USA.
In 1978 – Spread Your Wings / Sheer Heart Attack released in the UK.

Queen – Spread Your Wings (Official Video)

Recording 'Spread Your Wings'
Recording ‘Spread Your Wings’

In 1979 – Queen played the Rudi Sedlmayer Halle, Munich, Germany.
In 1981 – Queen members as guests of honour at the premiere of the Japanese version of “Flash Gordon”.
In 1984 – Freddie Mercury recorded ‘Money Can’t Buy Happiness’ demo, Musicland Studios, Munich, Germany.
In 2005 – Brian May interview with Thomas Zeidler for Austrian Kurier Magazine [on 10 Feb 2005] [READ MORE]

Brian May and Paul Rodgers
Brian May and Paul Rodgers

In 2006 – Arrival of the multi-media show “Queen – Heaven ” at Zeiss Planetarium, Vienna.

Queen Heaven Laser show 10 February 2006Queen Heaven Laser show 10 February 2006
Multimediashow “Queen – Heaven” im Zeiss Planetarium Wien

In 2008 – Paul Rodgers interview at the Grammys, talking about working with Queen. [TRANSCRIPT]

Grammys 2008: Paul Rodgers

In 2013 – Dates for Kerry Ellis & Brian May: “The Born Free Tour 2013 – Acoustic And By Candlelight” announced. The UK / Ireland Tour included 10 concerts, starting June 18, 2013 in Bournemouth, ending June 30, 2013 in Dublin.
In 2014 – Roger Taylor appeared on “The Life Of Rock With Brian Pern’ BBC4 10pm – script and directing by Rhys Thomas.
In 2014 – Queen’s “Greatest Hits” becomes the first album to sell 6 million in UK.
In 2015 – Queen + Adam Lambert played Milan Forum, Italy.

Brian May Adam Lambert at Milan Forum
Brian May Adam Lambert at Milan Forum

In 2015 – The UK premiere of the film “Solitary” announced for April 16, 2015, Genesis Cinema, London followed by Q&A session with director Sasha Krane, Sarina Taylor and Katherine Lee McEwan.
1n 2016 – An interview with Brian May and Kerry Ellis is published by “Onet.Music” in Poland.
In 2017 – Issue 14 of “Edge Magazine” by DW Drums ft 4-page interview with Rufus Taylor, in which he related experiences with The Darkness, Queen + Adam Lambert and the We Will Rock You Musical.
In 2017 – European Astrofest 2017 Day 2 at Kensington Conference and Events Center in Kensington, London. Brian May visited the exhibition stand of The London Stereoscopic Company and presented the first rough version of the book “Queen In 3-D”.

Brian at Astrofest 2017
Brian at Astrofest 2017

In 2017 – The last studio album “Bad Magic” by Motorhead with Brian May as a guest on the track “The Devil” released as special limited. The simultaneous scheduled release as red and green Picture-LP was withdrawn due to a bad pressing of the vinyls (only green or red border and the album cover artwork in gold instead of green or red).

`motorhead Bad Magic gold rim picture disc
Credit: Motorhead Music

2019: + Anita Dobson and Roger Taylor at 72nd British Academy Film Awards (BAFTAs), RAH, London.
 Rami Malek: Best Actor in A Leading Role, and Best Sound:: John Casail, Tim Cavagin, Nina Hartstone, Paul Massey and John Warhurst, for “Bohemian Rhapsody” movie.

Winner Rami Malek BAFTA Lead Actor banner
In 2020 – Queen + Adam Lambert played Forsyth Barr Stadium, Dunedin, New Zealand.
In 2021 – Queen + Adam Lambert announced rescheduled UK Rhapsody tour dates, starting 30 May AO Arena, Manchester.