share
We've been supporters of Amnesty for a couple of years now, ' explained Edge at the launch of the Conspiracy of Hope Tour. 'One of the founders of Amnesty is an Irishman, Sean McBride, whose involvement with human rights goes back to the early part of Irish history - to our country's founding in 1916. The Irish in general are very much involved in campaigning for human rights around the world. When Live Aid started, the Irish gave more money per capita than an country in the world...'

The first of six shows takes place at the Cow Palace in San Francisco and U2 open with Eddie Cochran's 'C'mon Everybody'. Also on the road for different dates with U2 are The Police and Lou Reed

Recent News all news

17 Jan, 2017

Shows sell out in North America, three nights added.

16 Jan, 2017

Huge demand for this summer's European shows. Second and final dates added in London, Rome, Paris and Amsterdam.

12 Jan, 2017

Bono's been speaking to U2.com about The Joshua Tree Tour 2017… and  lots more.

33
09 Jan, 2017

Listen In: Adam chats to Ryan Tubridy of RTÉ Radio 1 to mark the launch of 'The Joshua Tree Tour 2017'.

9

Related Topics