They actually recreate the scene in Bohemian Rhapsody. Instead, he is already with Queen, but too nervous to unleash his full stage persona.
Testi recalled: “He had his back to the audience for half of the first number, but by the end of the first song, the shyness had gone, and he was performing well.”
Three weeks later, Ibex played the Sink Club on Liverpool’s Hardman Street. Smile happened to be in the city at the time and joined them onstage at the end for a rowdy jamming session.
Ibex bassist Tupp Taylor said; “God we were awful” and described how Freddie had not yet mastered his vocals.
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