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Old 01-17-2003, 10:33 AM   #21
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That's because an arena is not open-air and a stadium is. That would most likely be the reason why. Plus, Popmart was much louder due to the fact that Bono's voice had to be amplified much louder to reach everywhere in the stadium at an equally ear-splitting level. An arena is closed off, hence less need to be as loud.
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Old 01-20-2003, 07:50 AM   #22
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LOL No one Got It!

I live in Sydney Australia,

the U2 show did not come here!
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Old 01-20-2003, 02:20 PM   #24
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Re: Poll: Popmart or Elevation voice?

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These two tours both had Bono's voice cracking - so which do you prefer?
Bono's voice has cracked EVERY tour - and it's intentional. He's made a career out of it.

As for which "voice" I prefer, I would have to say Elevation over Popmart, simply because of the vulnerability and emotion. Though he was singing better, technically speaking, during Popmart, he didn't strike as much of a chord with me, as the material was more cerebral in context than it was emotional. That's just me, though.
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Old 01-20-2003, 04:17 PM   #25
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Popmart -- he could (though I don't think often) still hit the notes on With or Without You. I have yet to hear an Elevation recording where he did.
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Most definitely the Elevation Tour.
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Old 01-20-2003, 07:29 PM   #27
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I'll go with elevation, even though I was at one of the shows where his voice was shot, Albany. It actually made the show more special that he had trouble singing. If you've seen the Boston DVD then you know the story.
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