This Day In U2 History

April 29

U2 History on this Day

  • Bono makes a live solo outing at a fundraiser at the Abbey Theatre in Dublin, singing his own adaptation of two poems by William Butler Yeats, “September 1913” and “Mad as the Mist and Snow”. (1989)
  • On a chart dated April 29, “When Love Comes to Town” peaks in the Billboard Hot 100 chart in the USA at #68. (1989)
  • U2 do a photoshoot in Portugal at various locations for the new album, and Joe Edwards shoots a video for a remix of “Vertigo“ at the same time. (2004)

All Releases Containing U2 on This Day

U2 Shows on This Day

  • Farrell Hall Gym, Delhi, NY, USA (1983) [U2]
  • Omni Coliseum, Atlanta, GA, USA (1985) [U2]
  • Rosemont Horizon, Rosemont, IL, USA (1987) [U2]
  • General Motors Place, Vancouver, BC, Canada (2005) [U2]
  • Fair Grounds Race Course, New Orleans, LA, USA (2006) [The Edge]
  • Banks Street Bar & Grill, New Orleans, LA, USA (2006) [The Edge]
  • Maple Leaf Bar, New Orleans, Louisiana (2006) [The Edge]
  • Hammerstein Ballroom, New York, NY, USA (2016) [Bono]

    Bono receives the We Are Family Foundation Humanitarian Award, and performs with Nile Rogers.

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