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Sunday 24 September 2023 Dublin: 18°C

# Live Aid

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What do you do when the chart-topping band you toured the world with quietly collapses?
Boomtown Rat Garry Roberts has had a pretty interesting career. Actually, he’s had a few of them.
Live entertainment industry 'generates €1.7 billion and creates 11,000 jobs annually'
The report was based on sales by Ticketmaster Ireland over a 12-month period.
Irish politicians really wanted Bob Geldof to win the Nobel Peace Prize
It didn’t happen for Bob though.
Your handy one-stop Irish gig guide for August
All the gigs going on around the country this month.
Remember where you were? The moments we'll never forget from Live Aid, 30 years on...
Bono danced in the mud, Geldof swore at everybody and Phil Collins did the most 1980s thing ever.
Bono hits out at world leaders on Ebola, as stars arrive for latest 'Band Aid' session
One Direction, Led Zeppelin’s Robert Plant, Coldplay’s Chris Martin and Sinead O’Connor are amongst the star’s taking part this time out.
Bono to receive France's highest cultural honour
He once called Jacques Chirac a w*nker, but it appears all has been forgiven.
Stephen Roche, Swingball, Big Time bars: Ireland in the 1980s (pics)
From the Enniskillen bombing to the divorce referendum, from Theresa Lowe to Ray Houghton…. images of eighties Ireland.
Sorry Bob! BBC apologises over Band Aid claims
The BBC alleged that millions of pounds raised by Band Aid had been diverted to rebels in Ethiopia.
Do They Know It's Christmas? Because it wasn't
Five things you may have forgotten about Live Aid, held 25 years ago today.