Originally posted by bjhdrums:Heading for first non-attendance at a European tour since JT 1987 due to non-Scottish date & prior comittments during London shows. Anyone have 1 spare ticket for Belfast Sunday 28th October?
"The traffic is very fast here in London - the lights go green, and wham! they move off. In Dublin they'll cough, scratch and then away they go. It's like Dublin's in a constant state of amber."
- Bono, November 1979
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).