This Day In U2 History

June 04

U2 History on this Day

  • U2, still calling themselves The Hype, are due to play an outdoor festival at Blackrock Park, but many of the performances are cancelled due to crowd trouble, including The Hype’s. (1978)
  • U2 make their television debut in the USA performing on the Tomorrow Show, and performing “I Will Follow” and “Twilight” taped on May 30. (1981)

U2 Shows on This Day

  • Beach Club, Manchester, England (1980) [U2]
  • University, Salford, England (1981) [U2]
  • Cow Palace, San Francisco, CA, USA (1986) [U2]
  • Royal Dublin Society Hall, Dublin, Ireland (1989) [Bono] Bono joins Bob Dylan on stage for two songs.
  • Westfalenhalle, Dortmund, Germany (1992) [U2]
  • Olympiastadion, Munich, Germany (1993) [U2]
  • Qwest Field, Seattle, WA, USA (2011) [U2]
  • Soldier Field, Chicago, IL, USA (2017) [U2]

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