1989-12-26 - Dublin, Ireland - Point Depot


Comments: The verse Bono sings at the end of One Tree Hill is completely improvised; it is not a snippet. Part of a William Wordsworth poem is read at the start of Where The Streets Have No Name in tribute to the recently deceased Irish poet Samuel Beckett. This show features the first use of God Part II as an opener - the only other time it takes this role is on 5 January 1990 in Rotterdam.
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songs per album

  1. Rattle and Hum (8)
  2. The Joshua Tree (6)
  3. The Unforgettable Fire (2)
  4. War (2)
  5. October (1)

best song performances

  1. One Tree Hill (24 votes)
  2. All I Want Is You (19 votes)
  3. Where The Streets Have No Name (14 votes)
  4. Gloria (9 votes)
  5. Angel Of Harlem (9 votes)
  6. God Part II (7 votes)
  7. With Or Without You (7 votes)
  8. Love Rescue Me (7 votes)
  9. All Along The Watchtower (5 votes)
  10. Running To Stand Still (4 votes)
  11. Van Diemen's Land (3 votes)

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show attendees: 9

7 users from Ireland:
Roy, aido, brenmooney, dillon, higgy, irishred, rwallirl

1 from Germany: Chrisssie
1 from United Kingdom: u2fancat

review by Mr_Trek

8 years ago


One of the best ever. The rested Bono sounds amazing! On the other Point Depot concerts his voice is not as good.

One Tree Hill is the best ever! Streets is a candidate to best performance of that song ever. And there are a lot of other songs that are candidates.


Superb sound! Only setback is that the audience is not heard much at all, and there's a moment of interference in God Part II


Not heard much in the bootleg at all, but it sounds like they were amazing! But I'll only give them 4 stars, because in this recording, they're a bit hard to hear.


One of the best bootlegs ever, anyone with a brain needs to download!

Probably a candidate to best U2 concert of all time!

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