On This Day in Queen History – 3 June

In 1967 – The Reaction played the Public Rooms, Bodmin, UK.
In 1976 – Queen awarded Gold for ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ US sales.
In 1977 – Queen played the Empire Theatre, Liverpool, UK.
In 1986 – “A Kind Of Magic” released USA. 
In 1990 – The Cross played Bosenbachstadion, St. Wendel, Germany (outdoor concert).
In 1991 – Brian May on radio in Seattle, Washington, USA.
In 1998 – The Brian May Band appeared on Musica Si TV show, Spain performing ‘On My Way Up’, son Jimmy May stood in for Jamie Moses on guitar, and Neil Murray played bass. (Documented as 3 June 1998.)

Brian May “On My Way Up”(Música Sí)

In 2002 – Brian May, Roger Taylor and We Will Rock You Musical cast, played for Party At The Palace for the Queen’s Golden Jubilee, Buckingham Palace, London, UK, Brian commencing the show playing “God Save The Queen” on the roof. Party At The Palace: Available on CD and DVD 

Playing on Palace roof © Arthur Edwards
Playing on Palace roof © Arthur Edwards

Brian May from “Inside Buckingham Palace”
– Pt1 extract – https://youtu.be/VZJ5LSHE_XA


In 2008 – “We Will Rock You – Musical” Toronto moves from the Canon Theatre to the smaller Panasonic Theatre after extending its run and planned to re-open there 19 July.
In 2010 – Brian May and Elena Vidal presented their talk on “A Village Lost and Found”, Hay Literary Festival, Hay-On-Wye, Wales.
In 2013 – The American “Northern Express” published an interview with Brian May about his participation in the “The National Stereoscopic Association’s 39th Annual 3D Convention (NSA Convention)” at the Grand Traverse Resort on June 8, 2013 under the title “From Rocker To Doctor” And Spa in Traverse City, Michigan.
In 2014 – The last day of the tour rehearsals of Queen + Adam Lambert took place in London.
In 2016 – Queen + Adam Lambert played European Festival Summer Tour 2016: Puisto (Kaisaniemi Park), Helsinki, Finland.
In 2022 – Queen + Adam Lambert  played The SSE Hydro, Glasgow.