11.01.1985 - Concert: Queen live at the Barra of Tijuca (Rock In Rio), Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Artist Queen
Date 11.01.1985
Venue Barra of Tijuca (Rock In Rio)
City Rio De Janeiro
Country Brazil
Support band Ney Matogrosso, Erasmo Carlos, Baby Consuelo e Pepeu Gomes, Whitesnake, Iron Maiden
Attendance 150000
Audio recording 110:22 min. | very good quality
Video recording 112 minutes. Stolen (?) from TV archives. Part was released officially.
Downloads Audio : 4-sourced merge (25th Anniversary Edition) :

Video (DVD): Rock in Rio 1985 - Lost footage DVD (megaupload) :

Video (DVD): part of The Jewels documentary (torrent) :

Video (DVD): part of The Jewels documentary (rapidshare) :

A merge of all best sources (Chinwonder2):

Full Lost In Rio footage DVD:

Chief Mouse Globo TV 2015 (Under Pressure & Various) enhancement:
Bits and pieces Freddie wore fake boobs for 'I Want To Break Free' and although the fans didn't mind, the British press made a huge fuss about it and wrote that the audience felt offended because 'I Want To Break Free' was a symbol of a fight for freedom. The existing bootleg video proves the contrary. Freddie also forgot some words during 'It's A Hard Life' and had to improvise a bit.
Story It was in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The Rock in Rio concerts were happening. Two weeks of the most varied types of band playing on a giant stage. Disparate as it may seem names such as AC/DC, Ozzy Osbourne, The B52's, Queen, Iron Maiden, James Taylor... [read more]
Newspaper article 1
Line-up Freddie Mercury (lead vocals, piano, electric guitar),
Brian May (electric guitar, backing vocals, acoustic guitar),
Roger Taylor (drums, backing vocals),
John Deacon (bass guitar, electric guitar),
Spike Edney (keyboards, piano, electric guitar, backing vocals)
Ticket stub Ticket: Concert: Queen live at the Barra of Tijuca (Rock In Rio), Rio De Janeiro, Brazil [11.01.1985]
(the ticket is resized and might look strange - but if you save it to your harddisk, it will look fine :-)
Ticket in my collection? yes