The second leg of the PopMart (1997) tour was no ordinary leg in just Europe. U2 went to places it never visited before including war-torn Sarajevo. In this storymap we will tell the story about this extraordinary leg.
"In the middle of the night I was woken up by the bus driver screaming. Adam was standing there naked off his trolley, trying to get out of the bus at 70 mph. He just wanted to take a piss, not realizing where he was."
- Bono on a bus drive in the US in 1983
did you know
U2 lost money on the production of the 1997 Sarajevo PopMart show as ticket prices were kept low, an average of $18, which did not cover the cost of the production. Any income generated from radio sales went to War Child.