share
This is U2's most developed and mature album both lyrically and musically...

Their third album finds U2 expanding the focus of its music to encompass worldwide issues without losing sight of their original focus: the individual. The new tracks depict reactions to war and the future, and their effect on emotions and relationships. This is U2's most developed and mature album both lyrically and musically. The percussion has been brought forward-it is no longer simply a backdrop for the vocals and guitar work, but shares center stage with them, and sometimes even takes the lead, as on "Sunday Bloody Sunday." The single, "New Years Day" is already a hit as a 12" and should receive the most play. Top cuts: those mentioned above, plus "Two Hearts Beat As One," "As Seconds Go By."

Recent News all news

30 Jan, 2019

Meet the young Dubliners who starred in the video for 'Love Is Bigger Than Anything In Its Way.'

28 Jan, 2019

… on the first two downloads from the upcoming special live set for subscribers.

15 Jan, 2019

Subscribers Special. Brian Eno on how U2 have remained a cutting edge band.

08 Jan, 2019

Remastered, new remixes, double vinyl. No Line On The Horizon at ten. Pre-Order Today.

Related Topics