On the way to the show. I really can remember so much about that day, alot of it is personal because of who I was with hell, I was 19 and in love sic! I was about 150 feet from the stage. This is the image that captures a day in the field screen in the auditorium shooting. Being there is just on a totally different level, and how it connects in your head. Crazy Little Thing Called Love 9. Synchronizing miracle audience recording by Mr. Queen did a very good set, very much a greatest hits, and tracks such as Radio Gaga stick in the memory.
From what i've heard Big Country went down great and im sure someone told me Brian May watched them from the side of the stage. More hits followed, including stadium rock appeared at the Live Aid concert at Wembley Stadium, when they produced the greatest performances of all time. In fact it was like Hyde Park 1976 all over again. I'll give it a spin now. Queen doesn't have these shows in their archives. In true bombastic style, Queen arrived at Knebworth Park by helicopter. After the encore John slammed his bass guitar as can be clearly seen on the video - perhaps he was unhappy with it? I was sitting on the boards for the lighting structure not too far from the stage.
Love Of My Life 18. Of course, none of these bottles ever got as far as the stage, they were landing on the crowd in front, who were picking them up and throwing them back from where they came from. Another One Bites The Dust 11. Perfect weather , the 1986 crowd and stage © Henry Cobbold I n 1986, no one was apparently aware that Freddie was ill, although the band had already decided to have a lengthy spell away from touring after this long tour was over. However, this time realizing a sense of unrivaled stability without digitizing hands. After about 2 hours, we had a stroke of luck, and it was luck because we could easily have been there all night looking, we stumbled across our car, and just sat in it for another three hours as nothing was moving out of the car park very quickly. Crazy Little Thing Called Love 25.
Written by Jane Palm-Gold Yes, what a day that was! I couldn't work out why at the time and still can't now, but perhaps it was because the gig was arranged quite late after Queen couldn't get an extra night at Wembley. Oh i forgot a part of One vision. However, there is no feeling of tragedy in this work. Another One Bites The Dust 10. I was at the Purple gig the year before and can tell you that the Queen crowd was enormous in comparison. That is the document of the truth. Another One Bites The Dust 10.
Love Of My Life 17. They got him over the fences and into the back of the ambulance and it drove off at speed. But it's all locked away somewhere and I suppose it could be looked at. Now to me, all their stuff sounds the same, so I found them boring and was rather glad when they had eventually finished. Seven Seas Of Rhye 5. The things that Queen have meant in parts of my life is quite amazing.
Yours truly had tried to get tickets for Wembley, but on the back of 'Live Aid', the demand for tickets was phenomenal, and you couldn't get them for love nor money. Is This The World We Created? I thought it would be interesting to look back at that day and the concert for both people like myself, who were there, as well as other Queen fans who unfortunately were unable to attend for whatever reason. It is a full audience shot of the last concert. Hello Mary Lou Goodbye Heart 20. Friends Will Be Friends 12.
Queen were spectacular, and we recall Big Country. The point is the angle. They were the recipients of a full 2 litre bottle of something or other thrown from the crowds, but they got a better reception than Beloius Some. I can't remember too much about the transportation!! I am thinking maybe there is a reason they haven't done any 2nd press of Live Magic? Seven Seas Of Rhye 6. We were standing just behind and to the left of the big tree in the first photo from the stage but had a clear view of the stage.
One to become a cultural heritage of rock. Tie Your Mother Down 4. If u check the 2nd dvd of the 2003 release. I forgot how many Knebworth tracks were on there. Still got the t-shirt, though it certainly doesn't fit any more! One Vision was a mega-opener and they surprised me anyway, in those days you didn't see set lists from previous concerts immediately - the surprises are good sometimes! Qp are looking for these shows. As you say in your story, watching the snippet from Show Must Go On, with the helicopter flying over, always brings a little tear to me as well, mate. I suppose they have the master tapes.
I wonder if the complete version will see the light of day? Then there was that roar as the band came on the stage. Have lots of memories and also a scrap book with a few things in it, even a poly bag i think!!! Mannheim Is Filmed By Doro Productions. The next day we saw footage on the news because of the stabbing and realised that we were about one third of the way back from the stage, not at the back at all. Is This The World We Created? In the case of multiple cameras where scenes change various angles, sounds that are strongly distant from the distance or direction may cause discomfort per cut. There was then about an hour's gap before Status Quo came on. The freshness of Ultimate Genes is overwhelming, the freshness of ringing and the glossiness of dubbing trace zero are totally different things. Of course, at the end of the era when Handycam cameras have become popular, the scene itself is not the beauty like the present.