Queen Diary - day by day

••• 31 August
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1980 : Queen live on The Game Tour at Convention Centre, Rochester, USA. After this show the band took 9 day break and then continued in Milwaukee. [34 years]
1980 : Another One Bites The Dust reached no. 1 in Billboard chart (US magazine). [34 years] http://qph.queensongs.info/singles/b03tmlwky.php
1984 : Queen live performing 1st Brittish gig of The Works Tour at NEC, Birmingham, UK. [30 years] http://www.queenconcerts.com/index.php?section=concerts&action=tour&who=queen&tour=works1984
1998 : Brian released Why Don't We Try Again single from the Another World album with two covers Only Make Believe and F.B.I in the UK. [16 years]

••• 1 September (Today)
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1975 : Queen signed a contract with new manager John Reid. [39 years]
1976 : Queen live performing first show on short British tour at Playhouse Theatre, Edinburgh, Scotland. The hall was refurbished and Queen were a part of the Festival Of Popular Music to promote it. They played two new songs at this gig Tie Your Mother Down and You Take My Breath Away, neither of which had been recorded at this point. [38 years]
1984 : Brian and Roger appeared on ITV's Saturday Starship programme. [30 years]
1984 : Queen live at NEC, Birmingham, UK. [30 years]
1986 : Queen's The Game and News Of The World were released on CD for the first time. [28 years]
1987 : Spoof rock band Bad News released their version of Bohemian Rhapsody. [27 years] http://youtube.com/watch?v=CMmCrg2RyzI
1987 : (for 5 September) Freddie celebrates his birthday in Ibiza [27 years]
1993 : Freddie received silver award for Living On My Own sales in the UK. [21 years]
1998 : Brian appeared on Channel 4 show The Big Breakfast. [16 years] http://youtube.com/watch?v=XL8wpbyrfYM
2001 : Roger went to see U2's concert in Slane Castle, Ireland. He also met Bob Geldof in backstage. [13 years]
••• 2 September
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1976 : Queen live on short British tour performing 2nd show on Scottish Music Festival at Playhouse Theatre, Edinburgh, UK. It was the first time they played You're My Best Friend live. [38 years]
1982 : Queen live at Coliseum, Portland, USA. [32 years]
1983 : Rod Stewart, Jeff Beck, Carmine Appice and Jim Cregan visited Record Plant Studios where Queen were recording The Works album. [31 years]
1984 : Queen live performing 3rd show at NEC, Birmingham, UK. [30 years]
1985 : Freddie released 4th solo single Living On My Own. It had no success, however remix released in 90s reached number 1 in charts. [29 years] http://qph.queensongs.infohttp://qph.queensongs.info/singles/f04lomo.php/singles/f04lomo.php