Brian May, through Instagram, revealed that doctors found him to be “very near death” after suffering a heart attack.
Doctors, he said, found that had three blocked arteries, which caused a pain in his chest that lasted 40 minutes.
The Queen’s guitarist, who is 72, told his Instagram followers that the pain began shortly after ripping his buttock muscles in a gardening accident a few weeks back.
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Hmm … Sheer Heart Attack eh ? Well, I think I always worried a little bit about that album title. I wondered if it might upset some people who had actually had heart attacks. I’m actually quite relieved now that I’m in that club – and I don’t find it upsetting at all ! Take. care folks. And … why did those discs in my spine get so squished? Well I think 50 years of running around with a guitar strap over my left shoulder holding a heavy guitar might have something to do with it ! But it probably WAS all worth it ! Bri