We have a new You Too poll, you can vote for this new poll on the frontpage and discuss it in this thread.
The question of this new You Too is:
You Too: What is, of these songs, your favourite Joshua Tree 2017 live performance?
- Running To Stand Still
- Red Hill Mining Town
- In God's Country
- Trip Through Your Wires
- One Tree Hill
- Mothers Of The Disappeared
- I haven't heard these live yet in 2017
Please vote on the frontpage of the website, in this topic you can tell us why you voted for your answer.
I think I'll wait til I've been to see it in person before voting but I'm already almost certain it's going to be One Tree Hill, feel like I can really relate to it more than ever with bono's talking pre song.
Exit in 2017 and Exit in 1987. In 1987 the visual was simple but the Austin Texas crowd whipped themselves into a frenzy from intro to the end. The intimacy of the smaller venue and sold out crowd was electric. The visuals and Performance in 2017 however, are the stuff that make U2 concerts legendary.
"I just got tired of the first-person so I invented all these characters; a traffic cop, a junkie, a soldier serving in Afghanistan."
- Bono on the lyrics on the NLOTH album
did you know
The song 'Van Diemen's Land' is sung from the point of view of an Irish poet who spoke out against the British government and was going to be exiled to Tasmania (Van Dieman's Land is the original name for the island).