1983-05-20 - Detroit, Michigan - Grand Circus Theater


Performance notes: I Fall Down is stopped partway through due to an unruly audience. The song is restarted after some stern words from Bono to the crowd.
Setlist and comment provided by U2gigs.com.

songs per album

  1. Boy (7)
  2. War (6)
  3. October (4)

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show attendees: 3

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review by blash818

3 years ago


Spot On! - Never going to forget it this rest of my life!


Very changing in those days with what was available to record - but great none the less!
Recording: "SONY ECM-939 - WM D6" aka "War Detroit" - 3 stars


5 Star - The balcony almost collapsed with power and energy never seen before at a concert


Life Changing Forever and the Eternal Beyond. Would give anything to be there again!

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  • Show downloads: 401

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"SONY ECM-939 - WM D6" aka "War Detroit"

  • Origins: Audience microphone
  • Credits: JEMS (Recording transferer), Jared Houser aka Tapeboy (Audio Taper)
  • Equipment: Sony WM-D6 (Audio recording device), Sony ECM-939 (Microphone)
  • Lineage: [analogue master] > Nakamichi CR-7A > PreSonus FireStudio Project > .wav (24/96) > Adobe Audition 3.0 > .wav (16/44.1) > Cdwave editor > Frontend FLAC > .flac [ > fre:ac > mp3]
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  • Downloads: 379
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Bit depth: 16, sample rate: 44100, channels: 2
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  1. War Tour-1983-05-20
  2. War Tour-1983-05-20