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Old 05-18-2005, 02:45 PM   #1
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Met Bono, Edge and Adam 5/17

My hands are shaking just thinking about it! Adam drove by first, but didn't get out. Bono came next and did- I couldn't stop shaking, and had the honor of shaking his hand After Bono left, Adam came walking up the ramp! He stayed the longest of them all, signing everyone's things. I told him he was the reason I played bass, and that I could play many songs, but for some reason couldn't nail I will follow (it's sad.) He grinned and said "Then you must be *too* good!" He asked if i was in a band and what bass I preferred, telling me that my favorite, the fender precision was his favorite for many years, and that it was with that bass that he played I will follow with. He asked me my name and repeated it to himself, and said nice to meet you! what a gentleman. While he was still out, Edge came up to the fans, too! He stayed the shortest, and reminded Adam that they were running late for soundcheck- I managed to get his autograph, as well Soon they left as fast as they arrived...it was all very surreal!
a couple of pics:


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Old 05-18-2005, 03:01 PM   #2
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Yay Jam Jar

That's the best Adam story!


btw, I didn't know you played bass. That's so cool
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Old 05-18-2005, 03:03 PM   #3
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To Jam Jar re: Meeting U2....

Congrats for meeting the boys. I met them all a year ago. I am a huge Bono fan. He is my favorite, but I have to say that after meeting Adam, I have a new love for him. After meeting Adam, don't you think he is so cool and down to earth. I felt so relaxed meeting him while I was so nervous meeting Bono and the Edge. But Adam is the least pretentious in the band and now he is up there on my list.

I am so glad you got to meet them. Like me, I am sure it was a dream come true and the pics are great. Congrats again.

P.S. What time did they arrive for sound check. They are coming to Boston next week and I would like to meet them again.

Thanks and congrats again!
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That's so cool! Adam rocks.

I wonder what part of the building the guys will arrive/leave at in Boston?
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Old 05-18-2005, 05:50 PM   #5
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That's so awesome that you met them!!!! What time did they arrive?
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Old 05-18-2005, 06:02 PM   #6
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ahh congrats!!
thats so awesome how you met him and chatted to him about playing bass. adam is so great

well congrats again, and thanks for sharing!
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That picture of Adam is wonderful!
You're so lucky!
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Old 05-18-2005, 10:07 PM   #8
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Congrats Jam Jar!!

Adam has the coolest shades
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yay !! Adam finally emerged amongst the fans.
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Congrats Jam Jar! That sounds so great! I look forward to meeting (hell, even seeing!) Adam one day!
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Old 05-19-2005, 06:54 AM   #11
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I was there for the meet and greet also. It was amazing! Got some great pics but don't know how to post them. If you were there and would like me to email them to you send request to mmalezi@zoominternet.net There is a great pic of Bono and one of the gals there that I'm sure she would want. Don't know what her name was.
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Congrats, JamJar!! Great story & even better pics!!!

(How am I ever going to wait for my turn in November or December?? )
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Old 05-19-2005, 08:29 AM   #13
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Thats such a nice Adam story!!! You don't read very many of those. Congrats Jam Jar!!
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What a great story Jam Jar. Adam is always so nice. Of course, I wouldn't know that from personal experience, just living vicariously through the experiences of other Interferencers. Great phot of him too...Edge looks a bit sunburned and Adam looks like he has a bit of a tan. Maybe the remnants of the Bahamas.
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