1987-04-29 - Rosemont, Illinois - Rosemont Horizon


setlist

Comments: This show has been immortalised in the famous bootleg Rock's Hottest Ticket, titled after a Time magazine headline about U2 from earlier in 1987. This is one of the most popular unofficial U2 releases.
Setlist and comment provided by U2gigs.com.

songs per album

  1. The Joshua Tree (9)
  2. The Unforgettable Fire (4)
  3. War (3)
  4. October (2)
  5. Boy (1)
  6. Other songs (1)

best song performances

  1. With Or Without You (10 votes)
  2. Exit (6 votes)
  3. Mothers Of The Disappeared (5 votes)
  4. Bad (5 votes)
  5. I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For (5 votes)

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show attendees: 12

danesgirl
Illinois
heyrocker
Sweden
tmricci
Wisconsin
4 users from Illinois: MLKMWS, brightonpark, danesgirl, weirdo0521
1 from United Arab Emirates: iambic
1 from California: DanteB1
1 from Minnesota: moneyman2u
1 from Texas: TDarby719
1 from Poland: Drzewaszewski
1 from Connecticut: numda01
1 from Wisconsin: tmricci
1 from Sweden: heyrocker

review by KieranU2

9 years ago

Performance

Absolutely excellent performance by the boys. Alot of Joshua Tree material gets played brilliantly in this show - such as 'Trip Through Your Wires', 'In God's Country' and 'Mothers of the Disappeared'. This is possibly one of the best Joshua Tree Tour performances, maybe even THE best out of them all.

Sound

Excellent.
Recording: "transfer from master tapes" - 5 stars

Audience

Top notch, nuff said.

Overall

A bootleg I suggest you download, listen, relax and enjoy. You will definately give this all 5-stars in the end. Great listen.

Highlights
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- Trip Through Your Wires
- The Unforgettable Fire
- In God's Country
- Sunday Bloody Sunday
- Mothers of the Disappeared


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  • Recordings available: 11
  • Show downloads: 5016

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"Rock's Hottest Ticket"

  • Origins: CD Silver
  • Credits: Octopus (Silver Manufacturer)
  • Lineage: Original silver CDs > EAC (secure mode) > WAV > mkwACT (0.97beta) > SHN > mp3
  • Quality based on reviews:
  • Downloads: 820
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"transfer from master tapes"

  • Origins: Audience microphone
  • Credits: Ricks B (Audio Taper)
  • Equipment: AKG C460B (Microphone), SONY TCD D5 (Audio recording device)
  • Lineage: Akg 460 B W/uls 61 Capsule > SONY TCD-D5 > cdr > EAC > Audacity > FLAC > mp3
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  • Downloads: 3662
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Bit rate: 320, bit depth: 16, sample rate: 44100, channels: 2
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"ROSEMONT 429"

  • Origins: Audience microphone
  • Credits: Moonchild Records (Silver Manufacturer), AnselmoLopes (Uploader)
  • Lineage: [Moonchild Records / MC 056] > Silvers > dbCDripper > .flac (lossy)
  • Downloads: 42
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"Do It Again" aka "Gods Country"

  • Origins: CD Silver
  • Credits: Rarities Special (Silver Manufacturer), Hot Shot (Silver Manufacturer)
  • Lineage: (p) 1992 matrix: RS 9209 ** 92102707/02
  • Downloads: 34
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Bit rate: 224, bit depth: 16, sample rate: 44100, channels: 2
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"Pride (1CD)" aka "Too You (1CD)"

  • Origins: CD Silver
  • Credits: Live Line (Silver Manufacturer), Stentor (Silver Manufacturer), Crocodile Beat (Silver Manufacturer)
  • Lineage: LIVE LINE - LL 15483 | STENTOR - STEN 91.078 | Crocodile Beat CB 53012
  • Downloads: 26
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"Some Fires Can Never Be Put Out "

  • Origins: Vinyl
  • Credits: Jester Productions (Manufacturer)
  • Lineage: 2xLP Jester Productions ‎– JP 109-2
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"Exit & Springhill Mining Disaster" aka "Live Part 1 & 2"

  • Origins: CD Silver
  • Credits: Pipeline (Silver Manufacturer)
  • Lineage: Pipeline/Nihon Audio Inc. PPL 515/16 (p)1994
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"Tear Down The Walls"

  • Origins: Vinyl
  • Credits: Promised Land Records (Manufacturer)
  • Lineage: Promised Land Records ‎– LOVE 2904
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"Sunday Bloody Sunday (1CD)"

  • Origins: CD Silver
  • Credits: On Stage (Silver Manufacturer)
  • Lineage: On Stage - CD 12082
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"New Horizon (2CD)"

  • Credits: Flashback Worldproductions (Silver Manufacturer)
  • Lineage: Flashback World Productions ‎– Flash 09.91.0161 (barcode: 4 014074 321615)
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"Keeping the Faith - Volume 2 (1984-1988) "

  • Origins: CD Silver
  • Credits: The Flying Tigers (Silver Manufacturer)
  • Lineage: The Flying Tigers ‎– FTBX 0035/36/37 (Italy 1994)
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  1. Edge, Bono and Adam