Band Aid Trust

  1. BBC Apologizes For Band Aid Story

    November 04, 2010 12:00 AM EDT The BBC apologized on Thursday (Nov. 4) for reports this year which gave the impression that millions of pounds raised for Ethiopian famine relief by the Band Aid music charity were used by rebel groups to buy weapons. Irish singer Bob Geldof comp ...

  2. Midem To Honor Live 8 Co-organizers

    November 07, 2005 12:00 AM EST Live Aid founders and Live 8 co-producers Bob Geldof, Harvey Goldsmith and John Kennedy will be honored during the Midem trade show at a gala dinner on Jan. 23 in Cannes, France. Live Aid founders and Live 8 co-producers Bob Geldof, Harvey Goldsmi ...

  3. Live 8 DVDs Poised For Record Sales

    November 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST -DVD box-set released on Nov. 7. EMI Music is preparing for the launch of what is expected to become the biggest selling music DVD of all time. The 4-DVD Live 8 box-set is to be released on Nov. 7 in the world, except for the U.S. where it comes ...

  4. Live 8 DVDs Poised For Record Sales

    November 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST EMI Music is preparing for the launch of what is expected to become the biggest selling music DVD of all time. The 4-DVD Live 8 box-set is to be released on Nov. 7 in the world, except for the U.S. wh EMI Music is preparing for the launch of what ...

  5. Live 8 Concert News Looming

    May 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Bob Geldof and Midge Ure are expected on Tuesday (May 31) to confirm details of a major summer charity concert. A media gathering has been arranged in London that day to announce plans for the "Live 8 Bob Geldof and Midge Ure are expected on ...

  6. Live 8 Concert News Looming

    May 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Bob Geldof and Midge Ure are expected on Tuesday (May 31) to confirm details of a major summer charity concert. A media gathering has been arranged in London that day to announce plans on the "Live 8 Bob Geldof and Midge Ure are expected on T ...

  7. U2 Dismantles Rivals On European Albums Chart

    December 09, 2004 12:00 AM EST U2's "How To Dismantle An Atomic Bomb" (Universal Island) starts a second week at the helm of European Top 100 Albums, despite losing four of its opening No. 1 rankings around the region. U2's "How To Dismantle An Atomic B ...

  8. U2 Dismantles Rivals On European Albums Chart

    December 09, 2004 12:00 AM EST U2's "How To Dismantle An Atomic Bomb" (Universal Island) starts a second week at the helm of European Top 100 Albums, despite losing four of its opening No. 1 rankings around the region. U2's "How To Dismantle An Atomic B ...

  9. U.K. Band Aid Single Set For Download

    November 16, 2004 12:00 AM EST The new "Band Aid 20" charity single is being prepared for release as a download from British online music services at midnight tomorrow (Nov. 17). The new "Band Aid 20" charity single is being prepared for release as a downloa ...

  10. U.K. Band Aid Single Set For Download

    November 16, 2004 12:00 AM EST The new "Band Aid 20" charity single is being prepared for release as a download from British online music services at midnight tomorrow (Nov. 17). The new "Band Aid 20" charity single is being prepared for release as a downloa ...

  11. U.K. Band Aid Single Set For Download

    November 16, 2004 12:00 AM EST The new "Band Aid 20" charity single is being prepared for release as a download from British online music services at midnight tomorrow (Nov. 17). The new "Band Aid 20" charity single is being prepared for release as a downloa ...

  12. McCartney, Bono, Robbie Commit To Band Aid

    November 04, 2004 12:00 AM EST Paul McCartney, U2 frontman Bono, and Robbie Williams have committed to the forthcoming new recording of the all-star Band Aid charity single "Do They Know It's Christmas." Paul McCartney, U2 frontman Bono, and Robbie Williams have ...

  13. McCartney, Bono, Robbie Commit To Band Aid

    November 04, 2004 12:00 AM EST Paul McCartney, U2 frontman Bono, and Robbie Williams have committed to the forthcoming new recording of the all-star Band Aid charity single "Do They Know It's Christmas." Paul McCartney, U2 frontman Bono, and Robbie Williams have ...

  14. Mercury To Release New Band Aid Single

    October 22, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Universal Music U.K. & Ireland chairman/CEO Lucian Grainge has revealed to Billboard.biz initial details of the all-star recording of a "Band Aid III" charity single. Universal Music U.K. & Ireland chairman/CEO Lucian Grainge ...

  15. Mercury To Release New Band Aid Single

    October 22, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Universal Music U.K. & Ireland chairman/CEO Lucian Grainge has revealed to Billboard.biz initial details of the all-star recording of a "Band Aid III" charity single. Universal Music U.K. & Ireland chairman/CEO Lucian Grainge ...

  16. Live Aid DVD Set For Nov. 1 Release

    July 15, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Warner Vision International (WVI) has secured the worldwide rights to release the Live Aid concerts for the first time on DVD, November 1. WVI is a division of Warner Music International (WMI). It wil Warner Vision International (WVI) has secured ...

  17. Live Aid DVD Set For Nov. 1 Release

    July 15, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Warner Vision International (WVI) has secured the worldwide rights to release the Live Aid concerts for the first time on DVD, November 1. WVI is a division of Warner Music International (WMI). It wil Warner Vision International (WVI) has secured ...

  18. Live Aid Video Rights To Be Auctioned

    March 09, 2004 12:00 AM EST The custodians of the historic 1985 Live Aid concerts have given the green light for their official DVD and video release. The Band Aid Trust has agreed to auction the global rights for the concerts f The custodians of the historic 1985 Live Aid c ...