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The Boomtown Rats

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Broke up a few months after Live Aid, which their founder Bob Geldof helped to organize. See more trivia »

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Top of the Pops
Top of the Pops Themselves
(1977-1995)
Live Aid
Live Aid Themselves
(1985)
Up the Academy
Up the Academy Soundtrack
(1980)
Fear No Evil
Fear No Evil Soundtrack
(1981)

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 2016 Wimbledon (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- 2016: Day 8, Part 2 (2016) ... (performer: "I Don't Like Mondays" - uncredited)
- 2016: Day 8, Part 1 (2016) ... (performer: "I Don't Like Mondays" - uncredited)
 2016 Wimbledon 2day (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- 2016: Day 8 (2016) ... (performer: "I Don't Like Mondays" - uncredited)
 2016 Donauinselfest Live (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Bob Geldof (2016) ... (performer: "(I Never Loved) Eva Braun", "Like Clockwork", "Neon Heart", "(She's Gonna) Do You In", "Someone's Looking at You", "Banana Republic", "A Tonic for the Troops", "I Don't Like Mondays", "Close As You'll Ever Be", "Mary of the 4th Form", "Looking After Number One", "Rat Trap", "The Boomtown Rats" - uncredited)
 2015 Sounds of the 80s (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- 2015 Christmas Special with Kim Wilde (2015) ... (performer: "Banana Republic")
 2013 Top of the Pops: The Story of 1978 (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "She's So Modern", "Like Clockwork", "Rat Trap")
 2007 La tele de tu vida (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.11 (2007) ... (performer: "I Don't Like Mondays")
 2006 I Don't Like Mondays (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "I Don't Like Mondays")
 2005 Wife Swap (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #5.2 (2005) ... (performer: "I Don't Like Mondays")
 1999 Top of the Pops 2 (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Shania Twain Special (1999) ... (performer: "Rat Trap")
 1977-1995 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (performer - 29 episodes)
- Episode dated 19 October 1995 (1995) ... (performer: "Looking After No. 1")
- Episode dated 30 June 1994 (1994) ... (performer: "I Don't Like Mondays")
- Episode dated 4 December 1980 (1980) ... (performer: "Banana Republic")
- Episode dated 20 November 1980 (1980) ... (performer: "Banana Republic")
- Episode dated 7 February 1980 (1980) ... (performer: "Someone's Looking at You")
 1985 Live Aid (TV Special documentary) (performer: "I don't like Mondays", "Rat Trap", "Drag me down")
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