U2 has a special bond with Italy, a connection that started 30 years ago in 1985 in Milan and will continue into 2015 in Turin. A love affair with 30 years of amazing shows, special performances, new friends and enthusiastic Italian fans. In this slideshow we explore the background of this love affair and guide you through 30 years of Italian history for U2.
"Me and Edge have two sons at the same age whose names rhyme and we really didn't seem to notice at the time, Eli and Levi. What's worse is when we're in France in the summer, they get up in the middle of the night and they're on Garageband."
- Bono, 2009
did you know
Vertigo started out as a song called 'Native Son', which is featured on the iTunes Unreleased And Rare album and now on U2.com's Medium Rare And Remastered collection.