– July 18th, 1970 – Queen Story!
Queen played at Imperial College, London, UK with Mike Grose on bass

  • This is first public performance in London and first concert accredited with the name Queen –

During this show, the group announced to the small crowd (about fifty people) that the singer Tim Staffell had left the band and that their new frontman is Freddie Mercury

Pic 2: In this note taken from Queen’s first BBC session Freddie still using his birth name in 1973

  • Mike Grose, Queen’s first bassist dies in 2019