Live Aid -
was it all about?
On July 13, 1985, an unforgettable global
event called Live Aid was held simultaneously in Australia, the United Kingdom and in the
This 16 hour event was the first of it's kind. Live Aid linked via satellite for
the first time, three
fantastic concerts, and multiple continents. The event was designed to raise money and awareness for the famine
This site is dedicated to that event and the 1.5
billion people across the globe that watched it.
In the words of Bob Geldof:
"Please remember this day all of your lives. It's important. Remember the day
you wanted to help"
Now you can own a piece of musical history. Now available Live 8
DVD sets and the original Live Aid DVD set.
Live Aid Concerts -
Who was there?
The Live Aid concerts featured the who's-who of rock and roll. Standing in
unison for the first time ever, hundreds of artists and musicians made their
voices heard across the globe. The musicians included Bob Geldof, Black Sabbath,
Bono, The Boomtown Rats, David Bowie, The Cars, Eric Clapton, Phil Collins, Dire Straits, Duran Duran,
Elton John, Madonna, Paul McCartney, Queen, Sade, Carlos Santana, Simple Minds, Spandau Ballet, Rick
Springfield, Status Quo, Sting, Style Council, U2, Ultravox, The Who, and more.