On This Day in Queen History – 20 November

In 1965 – The Reaction played the Princess Pavilion, Falmouth, UK.
In 1973 – Queen played the New Theatre, Oxford, UK.
In 1974 – Queen played the Rainbow Theatre, London, UK.
In 1975 – “Bohemian Rhapsody” video premiered on BBC Top Of The Pops, UK.
In 1978 – Queen played the Spectrum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
In 1979 – Queen flew to Ireland ready to start their UK Crazy Tour.
In 1980 – Queen flew to Zurich, Switzerland, to start their European leg of The Game Tour.
In 1983 – Brian May condusts a Guitar Masterclass for Capital Radio 194 “Rock Class”, Duke Of York Theatre, London, and live on Capital Radio, London.
Brian May Rock Masterclass 1983 – Part 1 – https://youtu.be/OXf7dbj2aq4
Brian May Rock Masterclass -part 2 – https://youtu.be/ES8yW1hGzgs

Brian Capial Radio Rock Masterclass

In 1985 – “One Vision” / “Blurred Vision” released USA.
In 1993 – The Brian May Band played at Terminal 1, Munich, Germany.
In 1994 – Roger Taylor played The Junction, Cambridge, UK.
In 1995 – “Rise II: Resurrection” video game ft Brian May “Cyborg” mixes unveiled by Acclaim Entertainment.

Rise 2 Resurrection

In 1998 – The Brian May Band played the Metropolis, Perth, Australia.
In 1999 – Queen received Gold and Platinum awards “Live At Wembley ’86” UK.
In 2000 – Brian May released “The Music of Furia” movie soundtrack CD UK. 


In 2001 – “A Night At The Opera re-mix created by Elliot Scheiner & Roy Thomas Baker released by DTS Entertainment in association with Valley Entertainment in DVD Audio 5.1 Digital Surround – one of the first in the format. 


In 2006 – Foo Fighters released “Skin & Bones” DVD including Queen’s Hyde Park appearance 16 June 2006. 

Brian May with Dave Grohl - Hyde Park 2006
Brian May and David Grohl, Hyde Park 2006 – Credit Skin & Bones label: Roswell Records/RCA/Sony BMG

In 2008 – Queen+PR arrived Buenos Aires, Argentina.
In 2009 – Roger Taylor BBC2 TV appearance “Later With Jools Holland”, promoting Absolute Greatest”.
In 2010 – Press Night of We Will Rock You Dublin takes place in the O2 Arena. Because of a technical affliction, the show must be interrupted twice.
In 2011 – Brian May in a comedy cameo “Strictly Come Dancing Results Show” ITV, ft Anita Dobson.

Anita and Robin + Brian May cameo Strictly Wembley Results 20 Nov 2011

In 2012: Brian May and Kerry Ellis announced that “The Born Free Tour” 2013 to continue in the North of England.
In 2013 – Brian May and Kerry Ellis reviewed “Live In Montreux” DVD and talk about an early release.
In 2014 – Brian May and Anita Dobson are taking part in the mourning ceremony for Lady Soames at Westminster Abbey, London.
In 2014 – Brian May and Anita Dobson attended Prince Charles ‘PRS” reception at Clarence House, London.  REPORT AND PHOTO
In 2014 – [Around this time] Brian May appeared in trailer for Kansas documentary.

Brian May – Kansas documentary trailer
https://youtu.be/TMkKEy7aPbc Published on Nov 20, 2014
In 2015 – Brian May was a guest at the “Lush Awards” at the Royal Institute of British Architects, London.


A Night At The Odeon - small

In 2015 – “A Night At The Odeon – Hammersmith 1975” is released. The concert of 24.12.1975 at London’s Hammersmith Odeon made available as a CD / DVD / SD Blu-Ray / CD + DVD / CD + SD Blu-Ray / 2LP and as a super deluxe box set as well as in digital formats.
In 2015 – “A Night At The Odeon – Hammersmith 1975” is released as a SHM-CD with green Obi, as DVD + SHM-CD with red Obi and as Blu-Ray * SMH-CD with blue Obi, Japan.

Queen – White Queen (A Night At The Odeon – Hammersmith 1975)

In 2016 – Johnnie Walker’s Sound Of The Seventies, BBC Radio 2 Special “Freddie Mercury Remembered” aired with Queen interviews and tracks from the BBC archive aired.
In 2016 – The new TV documentary “The Freddie Mercury Story: Who Wants To Live Forever” premiered.