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  • Source: Wikipedia
  • Benefit concerts: The Freddie Mercury Tribute Concert, Live Aid, The Secret Policeman's Balls, Live 8, Hope for Haiti Now: A Global Benefit for Earthq 

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    Genre:  Musik 
    ISBN:  9781156008904 
    Verlag:  Books LLC, Reference Series 
    Einband:  Kartoniert  
    Sprache:  English  
    Dimensionen:  H 246 mm / B 189 mm / D 5 mm 
    Gewicht:  212 gr 
    Seiten:  100 
    Zus. Info:  Paperback 
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    Source: Wikipedia. Pages: 97. Chapters: The Freddie Mercury Tribute Concert, Live Aid, The Secret Policeman's Balls, Live 8, Hope for Haiti Now: A Global Benefit for Earthquake Relief, A Great Night in Harlem, Chile helps Chile, The Secret Policeman's Balls mediagraphy, Kevin Wall, The Concert for Bangladesh, Concert for Diana, The Concert for New York City, Farm Aid, Ahmet Ertegün Tribute Concert, Versus Cancer, Live Earth, Sound Relief, Crossroads Guitar Festival, Benefit concert, Farewell to the World, America: A Tribute to Heroes, Bridge School Benefit, Charity supergroup, Blank-Fest, 46664, Rock for the Rainforest, NetAid, Yukon Kornelius, Paz Sin Fronteras II, B.O.M.B. Fest, Party in the Park, Make Poverty History Concert, WaveAid, Self Aid, The Secret Policeman's Other Ball, ARMS Charity Concert, ChildLine Concert, Coffee With Conscience, EarthLab, The Wizard of Oz in Concert: Dreams Come True, Concerts for the People of Kampuchea, Sunday for Sammy, Show of Peace Concert, SWU Music & Arts, Molson Canadian Rocks for Toronto, Festival for Peace, A Poke in the Eye, Thrash of the Titans, Dublin to Gaza, Tsunami Relief Cardiff, Music for UNICEF Concert, United We Stand: What More Can I Give, Stand Up For Your Rights Comedy Gala, A Billion Hands Concert, Band Together, Bring Me Sunshine, Romel Joseph Day, Volunteers for America, The Clearwater Concert, Artists and songs at both Live Aid and Live 8, Come Together: A Night for John Lennon's Words and Music, The 14 Hour Technicolour Dream, Rock Fore! Dough Concert, Philadelphia Freedom Concert, Reach Music Festival, New York Guitar Show, Ruslana's Charity Concert, Heart Beat 86, Oxjam, Tsunami Aid, Tour of Duty - Concert for the Troops, Rock for a Cause, New York Steel, Benefit performance. Excerpt: The Secret Policeman's Balls is the collective name informally used to describe the long-running series of benefit shows staged in England to raise funds for the human rights organisation Amnesty International. The shows started out in the mid-1970s primarily as comedy galas featuring popular British comedic performers and later expanded to include leading musical performers. The shows have yielded movies, TV specials, home-videos, albums and books that have been distributed worldwide and had a considerable international impact. The Secret Policeman's Ball shows and their spin-offs are credited by many prominent entertainers with having galvanised them to become involved with Amnesty and other social and political causes in succeeding years. Musicians such as Bob Geldof, Bono, Sting and Peter Gabriel have credited the shows with inspiring benefit events that they subsequently helped organise such as Live Aid and Live 8 - and triggering their activism leading to social issue organisations with which they are associated including the Band Aid Trust, the Live Aid Foundation, the Witness human rights group, The Rainforest Foundation, the ONE Campaign, the Debt, AIDS & Trade in Africa DATA charity and the Global Elders. To date there have been four distinct eras of the Amnesty benefit shows. The first era (1976-1981) featured internationally-known British performers and were widely seen and heard internationally via theatrical films, TV specials, home-videos and record albums. The three subsequent eras (1987-1989, 1991-2001 and 2006 onwards) have featured primarily British performers popular in their homeland - and the spin-off products have been released mainly just in the UK. The early shows (197...


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