1987-05-07 - Hartford, Connecticut - Civic Center

setlist

  1. Where The Streets Have No Name
  2. I Will Follow
  3. I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For / Exodus (snippet)
  4. People Get Ready
  5. Trip Through Your Wires
  6. MLK
  7. The Unforgettable Fire
  8. Bullet The Blue Sky
  9. Running To Stand Still
  10. Exit / Ruby, Don't Take Your Love To Town (snippet) / Van Morrison's Gloria (snippet)
  11. In God's Country
  12. C'mon Everybody
  13. Bad / Ruby Tuesday (snippet) / Sympathy For The Devil (snippet)
  14. October
  15. Springhill Mining Disaster
  16. Sunday Bloody Sunday
  17. New Year's Day
  18. Pride (In The Name Of Love)

  19. encore(s):
  20. With Or Without You / Shine Like Stars (snippet) / Love Will Tear Us Apart (snippet)
  21. Gloria
  22. 40
Comments: People Get Ready is played for Bono's brother Norman.
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songs per album

  1. The Joshua Tree (8)
  2. The Unforgettable Fire (4)
  3. Other songs (3)
  4. War (3)
  5. October (2)
  6. Boy (1)
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review by jfrock

2 months ago

Performance

My first ever U2 show - completely blown away.... Maria McKee and Lone Justice was the warm-up, then, as they were completing the stage changes, the lights went completely dark, and slowly, from the corner of the stage a small dim light and the opening chords of of Streets... as Edge's guitar swelled and reached full on, all house lights come up and there was Bono, front and center 'I want to run, I want to hide..... ' simply religious, I stiil get chills to this day....

Sound

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Recording: "Seven Towers" - 4 stars

Audience

Audience was fully engaged - incredible !!

Overall

My first ever U2 show - completely blown away.... see details above - also loved the part where Bono was counting them dollar bills 'one hundred, two hundred, three hundred, four hundred... ... outside it's America, outside it's America, but TONIGHT, we are in Hartford, CT !!'

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"Seven Towers"

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  • Credits: Tiger Records (Recording transferer)
  • Equipment: Sony WM-D6 (Audio recording device), Nakamichi CM-300 (Microphone)
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"Hope, Faith & Vanity"

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  • Lineage: Virgin Vinyl Records VVR 005
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