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Parklife DC Screens: Live Aid Featuring Queen @ DC9, 2/5/19


Rami Malek portrays Freddie Mercury in Bohemian Rhapsody. (Photo courtesy Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp.)

Bohemian Rhapsody, the movie, is drawing a lot of awards attention. And audiences are abuzz with its end sequence duplicating Queen’s electric performance at Live Aid. Revisit the excitement with a screening of Live Aid at DC9 on Tuesday, Feb. 5.

We inaugurate Parklife DC Screens, a concert and documentary film series, with DC9 with a screening of that very buzzy Live Aid performance.

Watch Queen perform “Radio Gaga” on July 13, 1985, at Live Aid on YouTube:

Our proposed viewing tracklist for our Live Aid screening includes Queen and a few extras:

Queen, “Bohemian Rhapsody”
Queen, “Hammer to Fall”
Queen, “Crazy Little Thing Called Love”
Queen, “We Will Rock You”
Queen, “We Are the Champions”
Simple Minds, “Ghost Dancing”
Simple Minds, “Don’t You Forget About Me”
David Bowie, “TVC15”
David Bowie, “Rebel Rebel”
David Bowie, “Modern Love”
David Bowie, “Heroes”

RSVP on Facebook, or simply join us — free admission.

Parklife DC Screens
Live Aid Featuring Queen
Tuesday, Feb. 5
Doors @ 6:30pm

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