The onetime Boomtown Rat and Live Aid organizer sounds off vividly on all matters musical and political. Not to mention the blogosphere.
Maybe not exactly ever, but it sure seemed that way. After all, unlike recent "keynotes" at the SXSW Music Festival — which have tended to be mere Q&As with an onstage interviewer — Bob Geldof's talk this morning was an actual keynote speech. And an enthralling one at that.