On This Day in Queen History – 30 May

In 1977 – Queen played the Apollo Theatre, Glasgow, UK.
In 1980 – ‘Play The Game’ bw ‘A Human Body’ single released UK.
In 1984 – Queen received a Platinum award for The Works album UK sales.
In 1990 – The Cross live at the Hugennottenhalle, Neu-Isenburg, Germany.
In 1991 – Queen film final video “These are The Days Of Our Lives”, Limehouse Studios, London, UK. Brian not present as in USA. He was added to the video separately a few days later. Contains Freddie’s last words to fans “I still love you …

Freddie Mercury

These are the days of our lives

In 1991 – Brian May on radio, Atlanta, Georgia.
In 1993 – Brian May Band played Sportpark Garbsen, Hanover, Germany.
In 1997 – Brian May and Frank Musker accept Ivor Novello Award for “Too Much Love Will Kill You”.

Brian with cine camera - Too Much Love Will Kill You video

In 1998 – The Brian May Band appeared on Le Monde Est A Vous, TV2. France, promoting Another World album. Played “On My Way Up”.
In 2004 – Brian May joined cast for finale of We Will Rock You, Teatro Calderón, Madrid, Spain final show before start of show’s Spanish tour.

Brian and Momo 4 May 2004
Brian and Momo Cortes 4 May 2004 – Teatro Calderón

In 2008 – Brian May sends finished Kerry Ellis Wicked In Rock EP to Los Angeles, California, for production.
In 2011 – A record audience of 2.8 million viewers watched the second part of the documentary “Queen: Days Of Our Lives ” on BBC 2, and in this week “In The Studio With Queen” on air with Red Beard had Brian May and Roger Taylor as guests, on theme of “40th Anniversary Queen Remasters”.
In 2011 – Report in The Independent – Freddie’s final performance discovered… (Click on image for report).


In 2014 – Final night We Will Rock You, Dominion Theatre, London.

We Will Rock You Final Night, Dominion Theatre 30 May 2014

In 2014 – Brian May featured in Hay Festival report, BBC The One Show. 

Brian at the Hay Festival 2014
Brian May in Author cameos Hay Festival on The One Show 30 May 2014

In 2016 – Queen + Adam Lambert – European Festival Summer Tour 2016: Jelling Music Festival, Jelling, Denmark.
Q+AL : 2022 The Arena, Manchester, UK.

Queen + Adam Lambert - AO Arena, Manchester, UK 30 May 2022 © Jen Tunney 2022
Queen + Adam Lambert – AO Arena, Manchester, UK 30 May 2022 © Jen Tunney 2022