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Old 11-04-2009, 07:48 PM   #1
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The Next Tour: 2U2?

My girl friend and I have an idea for the next tour...
Okay, It is a selected cities tour, booked for two nights each arena, simple set, large vidi-wall behind the band as a backdrop, to show graphics from the era the song came from. The first night is a "Greatest Hits Set" ...you know, "With or Without You","Pride" ,"Vertigo"...etc. Night two is "Underground Hits"...cool songs that you never thought you'd hear...like..."A Sort of Home Coming", "Acrobat"..."Trip Through Your Wires", "Do You Feel Loved" . - What would be your two night shows setlist...?
22 songs each night...That includes encores.

Oh yeah, name the tour....
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Old 11-04-2009, 08:48 PM   #2
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Although that would be much better than a flat greatest hits tour, I can't see U2 bringing themselves to tour without an album to support and at least a modicum of concept behind the stage/setlist.
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Night two is "Underground Hits"...cool songs that you never thought you'd hear...like..."A Sort of Home Coming", "Acrobat"..."Trip Through Your Wires", "Do You Feel Loved" .
Fixed that for you.
Seriously, though, very nice idea. I would definitely like to hear some really rare stuff live. Disappearing Act and Zooropa, please?
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Old 11-05-2009, 12:48 PM   #4
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Interesting idea, albeit highly improbable.

I'd like to hear "Luminous Times". I remember there was an interview before the current tour where Edge(?) mentioned it as a possible song choice this time around - not sure if he was joking.

And I think that would be a great name for the tour, as well.
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It's a great idea but it won't fly.

Dividing the show into 2 14 song sets (see what I did there? do the math) where one set deals with the new album and 'sure shots' and the other set deals with fan faves and rarities...hmmm..now where have I had that idea before?
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Poor guy, he just wants a list thread not whether geekdom thinks it's realistic.

Tour: U2 180. (It's all about the songs again - Sponsored by Apple)

Night one:

Zoo Station
Mofo
Breathe
One Tree hill
EBTTRT
Sometimes
TUF
Crazy (played straight)
Ultra Violet
TTTYAATW
God Part 2
Numb
Lemon
Disco
Please
AIWIY
Walk On

Encore

Bad
Streets (Can't not have it)
ABOY
In God's Country
Kite

Night 2

Beautiful Day
I Will Follow
Boots
The Fly
NYD
UTEOTW
Myst Ways
COBL
Elevation
Gone
SBS
Bullet
RTSS
Stay
AOH
Desire
ISHFWILF
Pride

Encore
Streets
Vertigo
WOWY
One
40
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Old 11-06-2009, 12:19 AM   #7
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Thank you Snowlock...

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Night 1: Hits (i.e. songs that charted highly in multiple countries)

1. Where The Streets Have No Name
2. I Will Follow
3. Desire
4. New Year's Day
5. Sunday Bloody Sunday
6. When Love Comes To Town
7. Pride
8. Angel Of Harlem
9. I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For (ugh, but it helps setlist flow)
10. The Unforgettable Fire
11. Miss Sarajevo
12. With Or Without You
13. Electrical Storm
14. Beautiful Day
15. Mysterious Ways
16. The Fly

17. Discotheque
18. Even Better Than The Real Thing
19. Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me, Kill Me

20. City Of Blinding Lights
21. Stay
22. All I Want Is You

Night 2: Better songs

1. Hawkmoon 269
2. The Electric Co.
3. Gloria
4. Treasure
5. Spanish Eyes
6. Luminous Times
7. Wild Irish Rose
8. One Minute Warning
9. Alex Descends Into Hell
10. Acrobat
11. Lady With The Spinning Head
12. Mofo
13. 11 O'clock Tick Tock
14. Twilight
15. Wire
16. Exit
17. God Part II

18. One Tree Hill
19. Heartland
20. Bass Trap
21. A Sort Of Homecoming
22. Bad/40

Yes, I know the second set needs more Love Is Blindness.
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