1985-07-06 - Torhout, Belgium - Torhout Festival


  1. 11 O'Clock Tick Tock
  2. I Will Follow
  3. Seconds
  4. MLK
  5. The Unforgettable Fire
  6. Wire / Give Me Some Truth (snippet)
  7. Sunday Bloody Sunday
  8. The Cry
  9. The Electric Co. / Wooden Heart (snippet) / Amazing Grace (snippet)
  10. A Sort Of Homecoming
  11. Bad / Ruby Tuesday (snippet) / Sympathy For The Devil (snippet) / Walk On The Wild Side (snippet)
  12. October
  13. New Year's Day
  14. Pride (In The Name Of Love)

  15. encore(s):
  16. Knockin' On Heaven's Door
  17. Gloria
  18. 40 / Do They Know It's Christmas (snippet)
Performance notes: Festival Line up: The Ramones, REM, Lloyd Cole and the Commotions, The Style Council, Depeche Mode, Paul Young and the Royal Family, U2, Joe Cocker. Joe Cocker was originally meant to play after Depeche Mode but instead performs after U2. During U2's set, The Edge adds an extended instrumental intro to October.
Setlist and comment provided by U2gigs.com.

songs per album

  1. The Unforgettable Fire (6)
  2. War (4)
  3. Boy (2)
  4. October (2)
Was one of these songs performed outstandingly during this show? Click on the name of the song to mark it as such!

We would like to know which shows you attended and which shows you are going to attend. On this page you can see which members attended or are going to attend this show. Maybe you can send some of them a private message to meet up or talk about this show.

show attendees: 15

8 users from Netherlands:
Dolores, EricU2, Gringo, PoPmart360, enak12, haag, pauluz, richard1964

5 from Belgium: Fal, GJD179, chocobono, kickthedarkness, pinksten
1 from United Arab Emirates: iambic
1 from France: lenoplaf

review by patou2

11 years ago


This part is only rated, not commented on


This part is only rated, not commented on
Recording: "Rock Torhout '85" - 2.5 stars


This part is only rated, not commented on


Good show. The sound is poor. Bad is cut. Highlights: Wire, Electric co (exc) October and Gloria

all reviews

show overall  
patou2 Read more

Welcome to our audio page, on this page you can download lossy (MP3) and sometimes even the lossless (mostly FLAC) audio recordings (also known as bootlegs) of this show. The available recordings are sorted on the type of recording and the quality of the recording.

  • Recordings available: 3
  • Show downloads: 460

U2start calendar

An amazing U2 photo for every month of the year. Order the U2start calendar and support the community.

"Unknown Analogue Generation (incomplete)"

  • Origins: Audience microphone
  • Credits: Mauxworld (Recording transferer)
  • Lineage: [UAG] > TDK-D60 > JVC TD-EX90 > HD-PC > Izotope-RX > cd wawe editor > FLAC > fre:ac > mp3
  • Downloads: 56
View info file

Audio / MP3

Bit rate: 224, bit depth: 16, sample rate: 44100, channels: 2
Download via Mega.nz
Audio samples

"Rock Torhout '85"

  • Origins: Audience microphone
  • Credits: petergoode111 (Recording transferer)
  • Lineage: [UAG] > CD-R > EAC > .wav > Frontend FLAC > .flac > fre:ac > mp3
  • Quality based on reviews:
  • Downloads: 382
View info file

Audio / MP3

Bit rate: 224, bit depth: 16, sample rate: 44100, channels: 2
Download via Mega.nz
Audio samples

"Into the Fire"

  • Origins: CD Silver
  • Credits: Out Of Mind (Silver Manufacturer)
  • Lineage: [Out Of Mind (2003)] OUT 16-17/18 - Barcode : 11112003016/18
View info file

We do not have any download links available for this source. Submit if you do!

Welcome to our photo page, on this page you can view and download high resolution and high quality photos of this show. No low resolution or low quality photos are accepted, you only see the very best of the best. Of course you can also upload your own high resolution and high quality photos easily.

  1. 1985-07-06 - Torhout
  2. U2 in Torhout
  3. U2 in Torhout
  4. U2 in Torhout
  5. U2 in Torhout
  6. U2 in Torhout
  7. U2 in Torhout