16.09.1980 - Concert: Queen live at the Hilton Coliseum, Ames, Iowa, USA
Artist Queen
Date 16.09.1980
Venue Hilton Coliseum
City Ames, Iowa
Country USA
Support band Dakota
Attendance 14700
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Bits and pieces When Queen hit the stage, after Jailhouse Rock and We Will Rock You Freddie said to the audience: "Hello Ames, Iowa... home of the Cyclones!" and everybody truly went nuts! That's because back in the day the Iowa State University Cyclones were good in basketball and the venue was dubbed with the term 'Hilton Magic'.
Story I first saw Queen in Chicago on the Day at the Races Tour. It was the show where someone from the balcony dropped eggs onto the stage and Brian slipped and fell during The Millionaire Waltz. We had lousy seats behind the stage. In 1980 they were... [read more]
Line-up Freddie Mercury (lead vocals, piano, tambourine, acoustic guitar),
Brian May (electric guitar, backing vocals, acoustic guitar, piano),
Roger Taylor (drums, lead vocals, backing vocals, timpani),
John Deacon (bass guitar)
Program The Game tour program (USA)
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