1997-09-23 - Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina - Kosevo Stadium


setlist

Performance notes: Sunday Bloody Sunday was performed solo by The Edge for the first time and was played in this manner for the rest of the Popmart Tour. Miss Sarajevo was played with Brian Eno. U2 visited Sarajevo to fulfill a promise made during the Zoo TV Tour to play in war-ravaged Bosnia-Herzegovina. It was the first concert the band played in any country that was formerly part of Yugoslavia; the second did not take place until 9 August 2009 in Zagreb, Croatia.
Setlist and comment provided by U2gigs.com.

songs per album

  1. Pop (7)
  2. Achtung Baby (4)
  3. The Joshua Tree (4)
  4. War (2)
  5. Boy (1)
  6. The Unforgettable Fire (1)
  7. Rattle and Hum (1)
  8. Passengers (1)

best song performances

  1. Even Better Than The Real Thing (11 votes)
  2. Discothèque (11 votes)
  3. Miss Sarajevo (9 votes)
  4. Sunday Bloody Sunday (9 votes)
  5. Please (8 votes)
  6. Gone (6 votes)
  7. Where The Streets Have No Name (5 votes)
  8. Last Night On Earth (5 votes)
  9. Mofo (5 votes)
  10. I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For (4 votes)
  11. Bullet The Blue Sky (3 votes)
  12. Pride (In The Name Of Love) (3 votes)

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show attendees: 6

dodosock
Croatia
mccaber
Colorado
Jac_Mirko_NL
Netherlands
1 user from Austria: svfg1
1 from Bosnia and Herzegovina: tipsy_lemon
1 from Texas: shellibelli
1 from Netherlands: Jac_Mirko_NL
1 from Colorado: mccaber
1 from Croatia: dodosock

review by sadb7788

13 years ago

Performance

The band put all their best in performing each song of this concert, apart from Bono, whose voice goes away just during the first songs; he gave all his best too, though.
Nevertheless, technically this is not the best. All the emotions around this show make it impossible to be techincally perfect.


Sound

Perfect. Thanks to the great recording we can now enjoy all the emotions surrounding the show, and feel inside it. Really it's difficult to hope for a sound better than this.
Recording: "Sarajevo [noiseless remaster]" - 5 stars

Audience

One of the best ever seen and heard. Simply because they all went into the stadium to give and ask for a message of peace. And it's visible.

Overall

Highlights
Some great performances of songs, such as Even Better Than The Real Thing.
The audience.
Miss Sarajevo, performed live for the first time, and greatly.

Lowlights
Bono's voice is the only real lowlights of this show, and it's most visible in songs like Pride and New Year's Day.


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  • Show downloads: 6657

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"Sarajevo [noiseless remaster]"

  • Origins: FM Aerial Broadcast, CD Silver
  • Credits: noiseless (Remasterer)
  • Equipment: Harbal (Sound Editor), Exact Audio Copy EAC (Sound Editor), Trader's Little Helper (Sound Editor), Steinberg Mastering Edition (Audio interface)
  • Lineage: Silver CD "Sarajevo" > EAC > flac (8) > wav > Steinberg ME > Har-Bal > Waves S1 & L3 > CD Wave > TLH > flac (6)
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  • Downloads: 134
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"Sarajevo [noiseless remaster]"

  • Origins: FM Aerial Broadcast, CD Silver
  • Credits: noiseless (Remasterer)
  • Equipment: Harbal (Sound Editor), Exact Audio Copy EAC (Sound Editor), Trader's Little Helper (Sound Editor), Steinberg Mastering Edition (Audio interface)
  • Lineage: Silver CD "Sarajevo" > EAC > flac (8) > wav > Steinberg ME > Har-Bal > Waves S1 & L3 > CD Wave > TLH > flac (6) > wav > mp3@192-32000Hz (itunes)
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"Miss Sarajevo "

  • Origins: FM Aerial Broadcast, CD Silver
  • Credits: Ultimate Sound (Silver Manufacturer)
  • Lineage: Ultimate Sound - US 230997 A/B (silver cd) > Easy CD-DA Exctrator > fre:ac > mp3
  • Downloads: 446
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Bit rate: 256, bit depth: 16, sample rate: 44100, channels: 2
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photos by Kevin Davies (6)

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  1. Soldiers in attendance of Sarajevo show