On This Day in Queen History – 22 March

In 1969 – Smile live at the Flamingo Club, Redruth, UK.
In 1974 – Queen live at The Paddocks, Canvey Island, UK.
In 1975 – Queen played McFarlin Auditorium, Dallas, Texas, USA.
In 1976 – Queen played the Nippon Budokan, Tokyo, Japan.
In 1981 – Queen flew back from South America to the UK. Freddie travelled on Concorde.
In 1984 – Queen videoed “I Want To Break Free”, London Docklands Limehouse Studio, directed by David Mallet, with hundreds of fan club members dressed as miners as film extras.

In 1989 – Queen videoed ‘I Want It All’ video for The Miracle. The filming took David Mallet 12 hours.
In 1999 – Roger Taylor released ‘Surrender’ singles, UK.
In 2010 – BBC News reported “Queen guitarist backs badger case”.

Brian May at Swansea court
Brian May at Swansea court

n 2011 – Brian May guest attended We Will Rock You Musical (Touring Official Press Opening Night, Millennium Centre, Cardiff, UK.
In 2011 – “Sucker Punch” movie soundtrack released ft remix I Want It All + We Will Rock You (Mash-Up’ by Queen (with Armageddon).
In 2012 – Brian May was interviewed by Ryan O’Connor on 94.5Kfm Breakfast show around 8.30AM (South Africa time).

Brian May Interview 94.5Kfm Breakfast 22 Mar 2012 with Ryan O’Connor

In 2012 – Brian May and Kerry Ellis flew to Johannesburg for Launch Party of “Pride Of Cape Town” and to film “Born Free Foundation” documentary”, filmed by Mike Slee.
In 2012 – Kerry Ellis’s website http://www.kerryellis.com went online 21h, and writing in her first blog about the journey with Brian May to South Africa.
In 2013 – Announced Brian May and Kerry Ellis “The Kissing Me Song” to be released 28 April 2013 as limited edition 7″ red vinyl single for “Record Store Day”.

The Kissing Me Song red vinyl
The Kissing Me Song red vinyl – Record Store Day

In 2013 – The “We Will Rock You USA ” Facebook Page for the North American Tour went online.
In 2015 – The premiere of “We Will Rock You” Vienna takes place in the Wiener Stadthalle, Austria.