On This Day in Queen History – 13 February

In 1976 – Queen played Riverfront Coliseum, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA.
In 1979 – Queen played the Sporthalle, Böblingen, Germany.
In 1981 – Queen played the Nippon Budokan, Tokyo, Japan.
In 1991 – Queen were shooting “I’m Going Slightly Mad” promo video. (Feb 13, 14 and 15)

Queen – I’m Going Slightly Mad (Official Video)


In 2005 – We Will Rock You : The Musical completed its run at Star City Lyric Theatre, Sydney, Australia.
In 2006 – Queen released Official Bootleg: When You Don’t Want To Hear It Frankfurt, Official Bootleg: Domo Arigato Osaka, Official Bootleg: Immigrant Magic Berlin.
In 2013 – Brian May interview with Marty Miller, on Irish Radio Nova’s Drive Time show, Dublin, talking about Born Free tour.

Brian May talks to Radio Nova Pt 1: Dublin “Born Free” Tour/WWRY 13 Feb 2013

Brian and Kerry
Brian and Kerry

In 2014 – Brian May and Kerry Ellis interviews, promoting “The Candlelight Concerts” published in “Yorkshire Post” and “The Enquirer”.
In 2015 – Queen + Adam Lambert played Hanns-Martin-Schleyer-Halle, Stuttgart, Germany, on their European Tour 2015.

Stuttgart 13 Feb 2015 © Thorsten Runkel
Stuttgart 13 Feb 2015 © Thorsten Runkel

In 2016 – In a press release “We Will Rock You” Sao Paulo announced. The musical was to premiere in Brazil on March 24, 2016 at the Theater Santander, Sao Paulo.
In 2020 – Queen + Adam Lambert played Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane, Australia. [TORRENTIAL RAIN ]
The following day (14 Feb) Brian May wished Peter Gabriel a Happy birthday and wrote about the Brisbane concert the previous evening: “What did I say about rain ??HERE

Brian May and Peter Gabriel by Denis Pellerin
Brian May and Peter Gabriel by Denis Pellerin
Sydney - Torrential Rain 13 Feb 2020
Sydney – Torrential rain 13 Feb 2020

VIDEO LINK: https://youtu.be/gj1u03sMmac