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Queen causes ‘Sheer Heart Attack’ in 1974

Fall 1974 was a tempestuous time on the British rock scene. Particularly if you were a guitarist.

Ariel Bender left Mott The Hoople. Mick Taylor was on his way out of The Rolling Stones. Adrian Fisher was sacked by Sparks. And Brian May, if the rumor mill was telling the truth, was about to leave Queen.