Midge Ure - Ultravox - Visage - Band Aid (UK)
Midge is available for: Solo Performances, Speaking and Product Endorsements
Midge Ure: musician, vocalist, producer, corporate speaker and musical masterclass workshops, he is based in the UK and continues to tour internationally. Midge Ure is best known as the Co-Founder of Live Aid. "Do they know its Christmas?" in 1984, in collaboration with Sir Bob Geldoff.
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Midge is available as a guest speaker, topics include his contribution to Live Aid , Band Aids 30th anniversary and working with Sir Bob Geldoff, on stage with Alice Cooper, Robbie Coltrane ( Harry Potter) and many other rock icons.
Midge Ure is the Founder of Live Aid. "Do they know its Christmas?" in 1984. Midge has won a host of awards, including Ivor Novello, Grammy and BASCAP awards.Has produced a number of gold and platinum-selling records.
Along with Sir Bob Geldof, Midge Ure wrote the iconic and timeless Christmas song, "Do They Know Its Christmas? and produced the record in West Londons SARM" Studios along with the 36 artists collectively known as Band Aid. The song was the music industries heartfelt and eloquent contribution to the call for aid famine-stricken Ethiopia, and eventually led to Live Aid in 1986 - a global concert that spoke for a whole generation. Still a Band Aid Trustee, Sir Bob Geldof said at the time, "That without Ures enthusiasm and sketch for the single, neither Band Aid nor Live Aid could have happened", As a result, Midge was awarded an OBE for services to music and charity
Musician: Midge Ure is a fascinating musician whose emotional songs charms audiences worldwide. He has recently completed a successful tour in Australia. His Aussie fans packed the venues to hear Midges incredibly powerful performances. As a solo acoustic performer, he nailed it.
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