40 years of Queen is a new book, fully approved by the band, and it tells their story right from the very beginning of Queen. It showcases key moments in the Queen’s history through memorabilia, photographs, and the words from Queen themselves. 

This new book “40 Years of Queen” includes:

40 Years of Queen - New Queen Book

– First US tour press pack including press release, photos and poster,  1973
– Liverpool concert poster, Christmas 1973
– Very early Rainbow poster 1974
– Ticket from Rainbow concert, November 1974
– Hand-drawn tour map, Europe 1974
– Four handwritten letters from the band to the Queen Fan Club, 1975
– Race card from Kempton Park racecourse, A Day At The Races launch, 1976
– Signed poster for A Day At The Races, offered by the fan club, 1976
– EMI promotional flyer for A Day At The Races, 1976
– Press release from US version of News of the World, 1977
– Bohemian Rhapsody blue vinyl record with cover, 1978 (paper facsimile)
– European tour menu, 1978
– Crazy Tour poster, 1979
– European tour backstage pass, 1979
– Unused ticket from Nagoya, Japan concert, 1979
– Flash Gordon film premiere ticket, 1980
– Invitation to the Hot Space end-of-tour party, 1982
– Hot Space promo cube, 1982
– Four handwritten song lyrics from The Works: “I Want To Break  Free” (John); “Hammer To Fall” (Brian); “It’s A Hard Life” (Freddie);  “Radio Ga Ga” (Roger).
Unused ticket to Knebworth, August 9, 1986
– The Miracle promotional poster, 1989
– Interview CD featuring all members of the band talking to Tom Browne on BBC Radio 1. Originally broadcast in December 1977.

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Video of Brian’s speech at the launch party for the new book 40 Years of Queen

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