17.08.1973 - Concert: Queen live at the Peterborough Town Hall, Peterborough, UK
Artist Queen
Date 17.08.1973
Venue Peterborough Town Hall
City Peterborough
Country UK
Comment The Queen gig was upstairs at Peterborough Town Hall as part of the Cloud Nine series of gigs that were held there, promoted by local DJ Steve Allen. All concertographies list this gig on December 22 but local research and newly discovered flyers have proved it took place already on August 17.
Support band Savage Rose, Pini
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Story I was 35 at the time of the gig. The night out was organised by work collegues from RAF. The venue was not that big as I recall... with seating places... theater stage type. I remembers lots of amplifiersm, very contrasting lighting, costumes were... [read more]
Line-up Freddie Mercury (lead vocals, piano, tambourine),
Brian May (electric guitar, backing vocals),
Roger Taylor (drums, backing vocals),
John Deacon (bass guitar)
Poster Queen in Peterborough on 17.08.1973
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