U2360° TOUR Leg 3: 2011

Jun
05
2009

It's Less Than A Month

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05 June 2009
It's Less Than A Month
Last time out they floored everyone when they brought back tracks like Electric Co and An Cat Dubh from Boy - and they sounded good as new. Did it get you thinking about other tracks from the back-catalogue you'd love to see in the set?

With less than a month to go until opening night, there's lots of chat online about set lists. So let's say you had the chance to put one song into the show. An overlooked classic from the eighties? An underrated gem from the nineties? Something from Boy, or something from 'Bomb'.

Name that tune.... and tell us why ?

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foreverfan
25 June, 2009
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It was really hard to narrow it down to Stay! The Unforgettable Fire or Gloria would be nice too.
Catdubh_u2
23 June, 2009
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I´m coming from Brazil to Dublin just hear Bono sing An Cat Dubh to me
lanktony
23 June, 2009
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I would love to see them do Last Night On Earth, along with Lady With The Spinning Head, and MOFO!!
ANAMARIA2009
18 June, 2009
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Ultraviolet and The Fly
18 June, 2009
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Lots of great songs, but PLEASE don't forget this most beautiful song EVER in Amsterdam on 20 July, With or without you!! Am I really the only one who doesn't want to miss this one?!?!
BonoVox15
18 June, 2009
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as it's my first u2 live concert, i'd love to hear beautiful day, elevation and songs from zooropa and achtung baby....that would be so great if you played them in berlin!!! Thank you very much and I'm already really looking forward to July 18th!!
Anota
18 June, 2009
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I used to listen The new year's day every day when i was a chhild. I would be crazy if it sounds in dublin, the second concert, an oh. Please Bad...or the unfegetable fire. is the greatest
mathdcarter
18 June, 2009
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I would absolutely love to hear "Like a Song" from War. It's got a great, emotional melody and I love that the chorus is a guitar riff instead of vocals... and it is a pretty slick riff. It's a great rock song.
Tomimay
18 June, 2009
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MLK, A sort of homecoming, Heartland, WOWY with the 'shine like stars ending', Ultraviolet, Red Hill Mining Town, Gloria, Zooropa, HMTMKMKM, If God Will Send His Angels, New York, that version of Bullet from the Zoo TV days with the ridiculous solo
Anota
17 June, 2009
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Please!!!!
Lee0702
17 June, 2009
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"Bad" would be awesome to hear this time around. My daughter loves that song, and she'll be seeing U2 live for the first time.
Carlos Kike
17 June, 2009
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Exit. It is the energy of the song and its lyrics: some one looking for hands of love ... today we all need them!
Rich T.
17 June, 2009
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Open with Unforgettable Fire would be ... unforgettable. (Followed seamlessly by Magnificent.) One Tree Hill, Acrobat, Heartland.
jon8705
17 June, 2009
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i would love to hear Red hill mining town or one tree hill, Then again Kite would be epic from the last tour and miss sarajevo!
camarsac
17 June, 2009
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My old time favourite U@ song played live is "The unforgettable fire". There is, however, a song that I never heard live and which has an incredible sensuality...... please add "When you wear that velvet dress" to the list ..... Merci en avance...
teachjan
17 June, 2009
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My vote is for "Bad"..."Stay (Faraway, So Close)"...:Running to Stand Still"...and let's hear more of The Edge's voice "Van Dieman's Land" I definitely would love to hear more of the older stuff; I agree with whoever said we don't need "Pride", "New Year's Day", etc. again live.
jimmymac7668
17 June, 2009
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Would love God Part 2, Lemon for me.
Aracelyl
16 June, 2009
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I would like to hear Acrobat......or Electrical Storm....or maybe Who's gonna ride your wild horses....I´m counting the days for the Phoenix concert, I´m in Mexico sowas the one closer to me....
caseyray
16 June, 2009
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La la la, la la la, la la la, la la~ "Lady With The Spinning Head".
Elevate-me-baby
16 June, 2009
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Definitely Gloria or I Threw a Brick. Ali my wife would love them to do Walk On - PLEASE!!
Uvibor2
16 June, 2009
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I bet there is no U2 fan who wouldn't beg personally to play it live. Unforgettable fire is fantastic live,One tree hill, Wake up dead man.......on a new album Fez is mystical.....but live there is no better song than Bad
Tram
16 June, 2009
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"Unforgettable Fire" or "One Tree Hill" would be a treat!
Tram
16 June, 2009
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"Unforgettable Fire" or "One Tree Hill" would be a treat!
jenetics
15 June, 2009
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I love B-sides just as much as covers, so even if they used a part of one for an entry into another songwould beamazing. "Lady with the Spinning Head" comes to mind, so does "Big Girls are Best"
brivenable
15 June, 2009
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"ACROBAT" - Jus turn Edge loose on the guitar. Add "EXIT" and "Heartland" we will be set.
michaela campbell
15 June, 2009
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play 'Bad' and we'd all be very happy but don't forget 'streets '
mprado1027
15 June, 2009
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I would love to hear "Bad",. I remember falling in love with U2 when they played this for Live Aid back in the 80's. Would also love to hear more from the Joshua Tree, "In God's Country", "A trip through your wires". Definetely keep "Running to stand still".. "Out of Control" would be great too! :)
TRACEY S
15 June, 2009
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Heartland - goosebumps everytime!!
alan
15 June, 2009
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It has to be Unforgettable Fire! closely followed by One Tree Hill
zoonaples
15 June, 2009
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I love 'Ultraviolet' and 'Until the End of the World' live version
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