On This Day in Queen History – 3 December

In 1973 – Queen recorded their third BBC session, Langham 1 Studio, London, UK, released 1989 as “Queen At The Beeb” – “Ogre Battle”, “Great King Rat”, “Modern Times Rock ‘n’ Roll”, “Son And Daughter”.
In 1975 – Queen played Hammersmith Odeon, London, UK.
In 1978 – Queen played Maple Leaf Gardens, Toronto, Canada.
In 1979 – Queen played City Hall, Newcastle, UK.
In 1989 – “The Miracle” entered UK album chart No.21.

The Miracle

Queen At Wembley VHS

In 1990 – Queen released “Queen At Wembley” VHS.
In 1992 – Brian May appeared in Brazil TV show “Spunnik” – performing “Too Much Love Will Kill You”.
In 1993 – Brian May Band played RAH, London, UK.
In 1994 – Roger Taylor played Manchester University Debating Hall, Manchester, UK.
In 2004 – Queen received Silver award for “Queen On Fire – Live At The Bowl” DVD UK sales.

In 2006 – Brian May and Roger Taylor appeared at premiere WWRY Musical at Theater 11, Zurich.

WWRY Zurich premiere
We Will Rock You Zurich premiere – courtesy bb-promotion GmbH
We Wiil Rock You Zurich premiere 3 Dec 2006
We Wiil Rock You Zurich premiere – courtesy bb-promotion GmbH
WWRY Band guitarist Frank Rohles with Bri at Aftershow . Photo @ 2006 Robert Wuerges
WWRY Band guitarist Frank Rohles with Bri at Aftershow . Photo @ 2006 Robert Wuerges

In 2011 – Roger Taylor played with SAS Band at G Live, Guildford, UK. Line up: Spike Edney (keyboards), Jamie Moses (guitars), Jason Falloon (guitars), Steve Stroud (bass), Johnny Marter (drums), Zoe Nicholas (backing vocals), Susie Webb (Backing Vocals) feat. Roger Taylor, Chris Thompson, Madeline Bell, Tony Hadley, Dave Berry (The Cruisers). Set list – Roger Taylor (vocals): A Child Of Magic, Voodoo Child, Heroes, The Show Must Go On (RT on Drums, Chris Thompson on Vocals) Are The Champions (RT on Drums, Tony Hadley on Vocals), Happy Xmas (War Is Over), Santa Claus Is Coming To Town (RT on Drums, All on Vocals).
In 2012 – “We Will Rock You” Switzerland announced – returning from 14.12.2012 to 24.03.2013 in the Musical Theater in Basel.
In 2013 – Queen Studio Experience opens to the public for the first time.
In 2013 – A Queen Meeting took place in Montreux. Brian May and Roger Taylor discuss the possibility of a Queen tour – and a Press Release announced the extension of Queen’s contract UMG.
In 2013 – A video interview with sound engineer Justin Shirley-Smith from Montreux was released.
In 2013 – “We Will Rock You” North American Tour opened at Duke Energy Center For The Performing Art, Raleigh, NC – till 08.12.2013.
In 2014 – National Asteroid Day launch. Brian May was among the presenters at a Press Conference to launch Asteroid Day. As reported by ITV News at Ten 3 December 2014.

News: Asteroid Day launch with Brian May 3 Dec 2014

In 2014 – Brian May published a video message for the “Project Coyote”, Brian being the official ambassador of the “Project Coyote”, aiming to protect coyotes in the USA.
In 2015 – A Press Release announced Queen + Adam Lambert concert for “Tallinn Song Festival Grounds” in Tallinn, Estonia for 05.06.2016.
In 2015 – Tickets for Queen + Adam Lambert, Constitutiei Square, Bucharest, Romania 21.06.2016 went on sale.
In 2015 – Brian May and Anita Dobson were guests at “The Sick Children’s Trust Carol Service” St Marylebone Parish Church. London.
In 2017 – Queen + Adam Lambert played The SSE Hydro, Glasgow, Scotland.