To celebrate U2's rich history we have selected the 50 most amazing U2 shows for you. Based on thousands of show reviews and a mix of performance, recording quality and historic value we guide you through 40 years of unforgettable shows. These are the shows every fan wanted to be at. In this slideshow we highlight the last decade, the 10s.
"Adam became our manager and had cards printed up. For a while, Adam and Bono were certainly the two most vocal characters in the group, myself and Larry being a big younger. Adam's understanding of such exotic terms as gig and riff gave him a certain authority. I think we were using the word "rift" until Adam put us right. We were suitably impressed"
- Edge on Adam
did you know
The Edge recorded all the songs from the Boy album using his natural finished Gibson Explorer. He drew inspiration from music he was listening to at the time, including Television and Siouxsie and the Banshees.