Hello From Canada - U2 Feedback

Go Back   U2 Feedback > ZOOTV > Introduce Yourself in the Babyface Cafe
Click Here to Login
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 01-02-2011, 07:18 PM   #1
Join Date: Jan 2011
Posts: 3
Local Time: 09:34 PM
Hello From Canada


I am another Canadian . There are a lot of Canadians on this forum!! I know that Canada was one of the first places where U2 became popular, particularly in Montreal where I was born and where I first heard their first singles in 1980/81.

I have been a long-time casual fan of U2, but, for some reason that I can't explain, I got back into them full force about a week ago by listening to some of their old songs on youtube and remembering how great they were.

I became a U2 fan in the early 80's with their songs New Year's Day, Two Heart's Beat as One and Sunday Bloody Sunday, all huge hits in Montreal at the time. Over the years, I was more of a casual fan following what they did with some interest.

I went onto youtube a week ago to look at some of their videos and interviews, which re-confirmed for me what a great band they are with a unique sound, unique guitar playing from Edge and melodic and poignant songs.

My favourite albums are: "Unforgettable Fire" and "Achtung Baby".

My favourite songs are: Bad, Unforgettable Fire, October, All I Want is You, Where the Streets Have No Name, The Fly, Who's Gonna Ride Your Wild Horses, Love is Blindness, Ultraviolet, Acrobat, Sometimes You Can't Make it On Your Own.

I have never seen them in concert and hope to soon, although it seems to be very expensive.

U2Chic is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-02-2011, 07:47 PM   #2
Blue Crack Overdose
Get me off the internetz!
Carek1230's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: wishing I was somewhere else....
Posts: 116,588
Local Time: 06:34 PM
Hello and welcome to Interference. If you are a fan you've GOT to make it to a show, they are unforgettable and you will instantly become hooked and understand why U2 fans travel the world to see their fantastic shows repeatedly. I've seen them 6 times last tour including twice GA once at their show in Hawaii. Amazing!

Carek1230 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-03-2011, 10:02 AM   #3
love, blood, life
ryancoke71's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2009
Posts: 14,678
Local Time: 09:34 PM
Hi from a fellow Canadian. Welcome to the boards!

A big group of us are going to be visiting Montreal to see U2 on July 8 and 9. I have heard that they are amazing when they play there!! There are tickets in all price ranges!
ryancoke71 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-03-2011, 05:47 PM   #4
u2shamrock's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Posts: 2,187
Local Time: 07:34 PM
u2shamrock is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-03-2011, 08:07 PM   #5
The Fly
Just_Boy's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: In an event horizon
Posts: 252
Local Time: 07:04 AM
Long Live Youtube !
Just_Boy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-04-2011, 07:04 AM   #6
Join Date: Jan 2011
Posts: 3
Local Time: 09:34 PM
Thanks for the welcome everyone. I think I will try to see them this year. I don't want them to break up before I see them live.
U2Chic is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-04-2011, 09:13 AM   #7
Rock n' Roll Doggie
Casamares's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Poland
Posts: 3,699
Local Time: 03:34 AM
Casamares is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-08-2011, 05:23 PM   #8
Blue Crack Distributor
tiny dancer's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2001
Location: small town Pennsylvania, USA
Posts: 89,092
Local Time: 01:34 AM
A big WELCOME to you!!

Into the heart of a child...
tiny dancer is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:34 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Design, images and all things inclusive copyright © Interference.com