Accidentally received a front row seat at my first ever U2 concert. Pop Mart in Edmonton Canada had assigned floor seating and my single seat in row 30-something was a speaker tower. I got upgraded to a row-end next to the catwalk. Best upgrade ever.
what they said
"In Madison Square Garden, the lights came on during Where The Streets Have No Name and there must have been ten thousand people with tears running down their faces. And I told them they looked beautiful, which became the line in City Of Blinding Lights."
- Bono on playing New York after 9/11
did you know
The song 'Heartland' is a homage to America and in particular the Missisippi delta that was the birth of the blues that Bono was getting interested in at the time.