29 April 1979, Queen are off to Fukuoka, Japan 🇯🇵for two shows, April 30th and May 1, 1979

“Live Killers Tour” The bands biggest tour in Japan, beginning on 13 April through 6 May 1979

On the morning of the 29th, the lobby of the hotel is packed with girls and women. Queen’s staff is taken aback, they think they are all waiting for the band, but then they are relieved to learn that some of the people are here to attend a wedding ceremony, while others were fans of singer-songwriter Shinji Harada, who was also staying at this hotel.

The band flies out of Nagoya Airport to Fukuoka.

At the Crowne Plaza Fukuoka Hotel, Freddie Mercury has an interview with Music Life. Mary Austin is also present. Although Freddie is known to hate the press overseas, Music Life is special to him, and on this day the interview starts at 8 pm and goes for nearly 2 hours.