Originally posted by Sydney_MIke:For me, WOWY in Rattle & Hum is better than the album and one of the best renditions ever. Often one or more of the band shine in a performance but in R&H they all deliver a stellar performance.
As a generalisation, I'd say this is what U2 do well - take a good album track to another level live. These outnumber the instances where they muck it up.
No live version have that atmosphere, but there live versions that have their own atmosphere;
1989-12-26 - Dublin
1993 Sydney Dvd
Popmart versions, there are a few ones on Popmart. Didnt they create a new live arrengement on the rehearsals that never never went reality?
2015-07-02 - Chicago