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Pictures That Rocked the World: Live Aid

Steve Turner, Radio Times, 13 July 1985

Fresh from co-writing the world’s fastest selling single, Bob Geldof is up to his eyes in organising the world’s biggest and most ambitious rock concert. If thing go according to plan, the Irishman will have a "global juke box" of nearly fifty major rock acts performing in London and Philadelphia, see that the transatlantic concert is beamed into a billion homes world-wide, and help raise further £10 million for Africa.

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