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Live Aid [DVD] [1985] <b>DVD</b> ~ Live Aid
Live Aid [DVD] [1985] DVD ~ Live Aid
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5.0 out of 5 stars Emotional, 23 Dec 2004
I can't really remember much of Live Aid from the day, perhaps catching snippets of it throughout the day. I was 12 at the time, and not into my music as I am now.
Watching the DVD now, which also comes with a prequel of news footage, the Band Aid video and the massively over egoed USA for Africa video, where everybody out shouts one another and Bruce Sprigsteen sounds like he's on the toilet, you can relive the sense of the occasion.
Forget that certain bits are missing, because they don't exist any more, or that the quality is only up to 1985 standards - Live aid was certainly much more than the sum of it's parts.
I must say that the Wembley footage was much better than… Read more