This Day In U2 History

March 27

U2 History on this Day

  • Bono, Larry and the Edge act as guest DJs on WBCN Radio in Boston, MA. (1981)
  • The band perform on the rooftop of a liquor store in San Francisco, filming the video for “Where the Streets Have No Name“. (1987)
  • On a chart dated March 27, “One Tree Hill” peaks on the RIANZ Charts for New Zealand at #1, and holds that position for six full weeks. (1988)

All Releases Containing U2 on This Day

U2 Shows on This Day

  • Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena , Los Angeles, CA, USA (1982) [U2]
  • Odeon, Birmingham, England (1983) [U2]
  • Montreal Forum, Montreal, Quebec, Canada (1985) [U2]
  • Republic Liquor Store rooftop, Los Angeles, CA, USA (1987) [U2]

    The infamous video shoot for “Where the Streets Have No Name” but the band also play a few additional songs for the gathered audience.

  • Palace of Auburn Hills, Auburn Hills, MI, USA (1992) [U2]

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