The Italian Connection
A friend of the band for many years was the late and great Luciano Pavarotti, who famously guested on 'Miss Sarajevo'.
The Vertigo show from Milan in 2005 was released as a live bonus DVD with the 'U218 Singles' collection.
So there's two pretty good Italian connections - but what else can you tell us ? Song lyrics, early shows, cultural references, fan-stories ... U2's Italian connection. The condensed edition. Over to you...