Queen - Live Aid 1985

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  1. StevenOtero

    StevenOtero Well-Known Member

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  2. dreghorn2

    dreghorn2 Well-Known Member

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    We were at a friends stag party that day and through the night.

    They had the concert on a big screen in the house, people would filter in and out checking out bands throughout the day. It was a good time.

    Freddie knew how to put on a show, his rapport with the audience was something else -- they really did love him, shame really, little did he know that he would be very sick very soon.

    There were a lot of great acts during those two shows, London and Philadelphia, i remember Phil Collins started in London and ended up playing into the night in Philadelphia, cool stuff.
  3. MC KAos

    MC KAos Well-Known Member

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    this is considered the greatest live performance ever by a lot of people, and i agree with that opinion
  4. crazytown41

    crazytown41 Well-Known Member

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    Probably the greatest voice in rock history. Unreal range
  5. burmafrd

    burmafrd Benched

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    saddest thing of all about Live Aid was that it changed absolutely nothing. 26 years later and nothing has changed in Africa; and anything its worse.
  6. ConcordCowboy

    ConcordCowboy Mr. Buckeye

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    Saw Queen in 1980....simply Fantastic.

    Mercury has few peers.

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