The 'God' song. - Page 2 - U2 Feedback

Go Back   U2 Feedback > Your Blue Room > Everything You Know Is Wrong > Everything You Know Is Wrong Archive
Click Here to Login
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 10-23-2003, 01:38 AM   #16
The Fly
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Posts: 66
Local Time: 12:29 PM
what about the songs that were left off ATYCLB?
someone talked abt 'bulldozer' and 'origin of the species'(which actually emerged during POP session), but no one mentioned 'home'(the stand out track) and 'stir my soul'(the opening track)
__________________

Johnny_Mo is offline  
Old 10-23-2003, 07:14 PM   #17
Rock n' Roll Doggie
VIP PASS
 
U2DMfan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2000
Location: It's Inside A Black Hole
Posts: 6,637
Local Time: 06:29 AM
Stir My Soul=Beautiful Day
Home=Walk On

Home was mentioned, I believe by Lanois as being one of 2 songs that merged to become Walk On. "Home, hard to know what it is if you've never had one....Home, I can't say what it is but I know I'm going home, it's where the hurt is"

Stir My Soul, in that article sounds exactly like Beautiful Day, it even describes the opening keyboard notes. Obviously the lyrics and song title ended up changing.

People often take these song titles and run with them, but the truth is that most of them end up part of another song or just renamed all together.

The finest example is in the Salome outakes, which has parts of Ultraviolet and Until the End OTW in the same song (jam).
__________________

U2DMfan is offline  
Old 10-23-2003, 07:39 PM   #18
Refugee
 
Dorian Gray's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2001
Location: Nova Scotia
Posts: 1,520
Local Time: 12:29 PM
There's been alot of talk here and there about Bulldozer resurfacing for this album. But I think this is just rumor.

I can't seem to remember any mention of it in any of the new album news we've been hearing.
Can anyone remember a recent mention of Bulldozer? I don't think there is one.
Dorian Gray is offline  
Old 10-24-2003, 06:34 PM   #19
Rock n' Roll Doggie
VIP PASS
 
U2DMfan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2000
Location: It's Inside A Black Hole
Posts: 6,637
Local Time: 06:29 AM
Good question.

Bono remarked about it being one of the songs that didn't quite make the cut, but I don't think he specifically mentioned that it didn't turn into a different song.

My opinion is that as "Always", is a seperate song into itself, it is obviously a precursor to what became "Beautiful Day".
And I think while "Bulldozer" is probably seperate song into itself, it might be a precursor to "Elevation". So I am guessing it doesn't make the new album.

You can also see this in "Lady With the Spinning Head" as it ended up becoming "The Fly" and it even contains the intro to "Ultraviolet"

That's my guess based on what I have read and I could be wrong, but what is the reason for leaving it off ATYCLB?

I think they felt they could rework it into something totally seperate from Elevation, and they may have, but I am not betting on it.
U2DMfan is offline  
Old 10-29-2003, 04:18 AM   #20
War Child
 
stagman's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2000
Location: The Sunshine State - Australia
Posts: 936
Local Time: 12:29 PM
The very original 'Lady With A Spinning Head' (Take You Down)also had part of the Ultra Violet Guitar riff.... That particular track transformed quite a bit to become LWASH, so I think you could say it spawned 3 songs. But Damn I love the the Original version. That is "Take You Down".

Would'nt it be cool to hear some precursor tracks to the new album.....man that would be mindnumbing stuff to hear!!!!!!!!!!
__________________

stagman is offline  
 

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 07:29 AM.


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