News > Queen Highlighted Throughout Royally Live Aid Article

Added on 17-Jun-2005

Queen Highlighted Royally Throughout Live Aid Article In July 2005 Blender MagazineQueen are given royal treatment and prominently highlighted in a special Feature article about the Original 1985 Live Aid in the July 2005 issue of Blender Magazine.



Pages 104-105

Article "33 Things You Should Know About Live Aid" This headline is displayed across a photo of Freddie Mercury that covers across 2 pages. It is of the glorious and most infamous photo of Freddie Mercury, onstage at Wembley..from the cover of "Live at Wembley Stadium"..from 1986.



Page 106

#12 "Food Was An Issue At Live Aid"

"The Hard Rock Cafe provided food for artists, but Elton John wanted a barbecue grill, and so one was set up in the Wembley parking lot. Elton cooked veggie burgers for Freddie Mercury before changing into a black feathered hat for his late evening performance."



Page 109

#28 "Queen Didn't Realize They Had Rocked Either"

"Amidst a sea of earnestness, Queen rocked Live Aid with a spectacularly campy 20 minute set. When he came off stage, guitarist Brian May fretted that their now legendary performance had been too cheeky: "Looking back, I think we were all a bit overexcited, and I remember thinking it was very scrappy"."

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