This Day In U2 History
All Releases Containing U2 on This Day
- Miserere (Live) Digital Single by Bono, Pavarotti, Zucchero (Originally released: 2020-05-08)
- Moulin Rouge Soundtrack Album by Various Artists (Originally released: 2001-05-08)
U2 Shows on This Day
- 1981: Ol' Man River's, New Orleans, LA, USA [U2]
- 1982: BBC North West Studios, Manchester, England [U2]
U2 perform four songs on Get Set for Summer, a TV program on the BBC.
- 1983: Trinity College, Hartford, CT, USA [U2]
- 1987: Hartford Civic Center, Hartford, CT, USA [U2]
- 2012-05-08: Living Room, New York, NY, USA [Bono]
Bono appears at a Glen Hansard performance and joins him for “The Auld Triangle.”
- 2015: Pacific Coliseum, Vancouver, BC, Canada [U2]
U2 perform for an audience of about 750 friends, and Special Olympians, while rehearsing for their Innocence and Experience tour.
- 2018: SAP Center, San Jose, CA, USA [U2]
- 2022: Khreshchatyk Metro Station, Kyiv, Ukraine [Bono and The Edge]
Bono and The Edge perform a short concert in the Khreshchatyk metro station in Ukraine.
- 2022: Unknown Location, Kyiv, Ukraine [Bono, The Edge]
News Stories on This Day
- 2022-05-08: Bono and The Edge Perform in a Kyiv Metro Station (2022-05-08)
- 2020-05-08: Bono’s “Full Irish” Playlist and RTE Interview (Original Story)
- 2017-05-08: Here Are the Top Selling 2017 Record Store Day Releases in Canada (Exclaim! Music)
- 2017-05-08: Spoilers: U2 Licences Poetry for Opening Vancouver Concert (Original Story)
- 2016-05-08: U2 Covers Wire’s “Mannequin” (Original Story)