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Live Aid

by Susan Clinton

  • 330 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Childrens Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ethiopia
    • Subjects:
    • Geldof, Bob, 1954- -- Juvenile literature,
    • Geldof, Bob, 1954-,
    • Live Aid (Fund raising enterprise) -- Juvenile literature,
    • Live Aid (Fund raising enterprise),
    • Rock music -- 1981-1990 -- History and criticism,
    • Famines -- Ethiopia -- Juvenile literature,
    • Musicians,
    • Rock music -- Biography

    • About the Edition

      Describes the efforts of rock musician Bob Geldof to organize the Live Aid concert to raise money for famine victims in Ethiopia.

      Edition Notes

      StatementSusan Maloney Clinton.
      SeriesCornerstones of freedom
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML3534 .C6 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination39 p. :
      Number of Pages39
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1729106M
      ISBN 10051606665X
      LC Control Number92033423
      OCLC/WorldCa27013727

        Live Aid was partly conceived from a need to break the trucking cartel blocking the direct shipment of aid. Context and cultural positioning aside, the book revolves around the day itself, with. Billed as The Global Jukebox, and described as ‘The Day Rock and Roll Changed the World,’ Live Aid became the biggest live rock event ever. Staged in the UK and the US with contributions from countries including Japan, Australia, Holland, Yugoslavia, Russia, and Germany, the whole event featured 16 hours of live music and was watched by.

        David Bowie performing at Live Aid in front of 72, people in Wembley Stadium, London on the 13th July, The event was organised . Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hillmore, Peter. Greatest show on earth Live Aid. London: Sidgwick & Jackson, (OCoLC) Document Type.

        Live Aid, benefit concert held simultaneously at Wembley Stadium in London and JFK Stadium in Philadelphia on J Organized by Boomtown Rats front man Bob Geldof and Ultravox vocalist Midge Ure, it drew an estimated billion television viewers and raised millions of dollars for famine relief in Ethiopia. But he also touches upon a little something called Live Aid. Or, to be more exact, Led Zeppelin's much-maligned reunion show at Live Aid. In past interviews, Collins has revealed that he considered quitting—mid-performance—during Led Zep's show in Philadelphia on J


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Includes a book review, photo gallery, frequently asked questions, and links to other resources. Live Aid was a benefit concert held on Saturday 13 Julyas well as an ongoing music-based fundraising initiative.

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Some months after the concert, the "Live Aid World Wide Concert Book" was published. Even if it includes lots of pictures and infos about most of the bands, it doesn't include a complete and definitive track list. It also contains some inaccuracies about timings and names.

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