1981-02-01 - London, England - Lyceum Ballroom

setlist

Comments: Pete Wylie from Wah! Heat joins U2 for a cover of Bob Dylan's All Along The Watchtower. This is the first time U2 cover the song; it later goes on to become a setlist staple on 1989's Lovetown Tour.
Setlist and comment provided by U2gigs.com.

songs per album

  1. Boy (9)
  2. B-sides and singles (4)
  3. Other songs (1)
  4. Rattle and Hum (1)

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review by cesar_garza01

3 years ago

Performance

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Sound

New source has definitely clearer sound than the old source.
Recording: "All Along The Watchtower" - 2.5 stars

Audience

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Overall

This show marks a tipping point for the band: it's a sellout with 1000 people in and 700 people outside. Unfortunately, the bootleg captures the show poorly. The most important thing is that Pete Wylie from the band Wah Heat! (terrible name) joins them and sings All Along The Watchtower. Sounds interesting in theory, but the performance is quite dreadful.

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"All Along The Watchtower"

  • Origins: Audience microphone
  • Equipment: Exact Audio Copy EAC (Sound Editor)
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Bit depth: 16, sample rate: 44100, channels: 2
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