News > Queen Gloriously Featured In Book, ''I Was There The Gigs That Changed The World''

Added on 01-Dec-2005

Queen Gloriously Featured In Book, ''I Was There The Gigs That Changed the World''Queen is featured just gloriously in a new hardback photo essay book, ''I Was There The Gigs That Changed The World'' by Mark Paytress copyright 2005 by Cassell Illustrated available at Barnes and Noble and other book stores in both the UK and USA. There are some errors in the facts and photo captions in the book, but the photos are so gorgeous, it makes up for the errors. The book is approx. 12''x12'' in size so the photos are huge and great!



Pages 224-225 ''Queen: Rock In Rio, Held January 12-19, 1985.'' There is a brief synopsis of Queen's gig performing at Rock In Rio, some of their set list.



Page 224 Has a gorgeous color photo of Freddie Mercury and Brian May performing at Rock In Rio.



Page 225 Has a FULL page Stunning color photo of Freddie Mercury performing at Rock In Rio that is just electrifying.



Quote by Freddie Mercury about Rock In Rio. ''The sunshine makes such a difference. People are allowed to flower here. They're a wonderful audience and I love their displays of emotion.''



Page 229 ''Live Aid: Wembley Stadium, London, and JFK Stadium, Philadelphia. July 13, 1985.''



..Of COURSE the ONLY photo on the header page for Live Aid on page 229, is a large black and white photo, of Freddie Mercury in all his glory, stealing the stage and show at Live Aid.



Pages 230-231 Is 2 Full pages across spread black and white photo of the Live Aid Finale, with: Freddie Mercury, Bono, Sir Bob Geldof, Wham, Howard Jones and many others.

Submitted by: doremi

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