This Day In U2 History

September 09

U2 History on this Day

  • U2 begin filming the video for “Desire“ in the streets of Los Angeles, California with director Richard Lowenstein. The footage used is also used for a video for the Hollywood Remix of the song. (1988)

U2 Album and EP Releases on This Day

All Releases Containing U2 on This Day

U2 Shows on This Day

  • Top Hat Ballroom, Dublin, Ireland (1978) [U2]
  • Dandelion Car Park, Dublin, Ireland (1979) [U2]
  • Berkeley, Bristol, England (1980) [U2]
  • Entertainment Center, Sydney, Australia (1984) [U2]
  • Pontiac Silverdome, Pontiac, MI, USA (1992) [U2]
  • Estadio Vicente Calderon, Madrid, Spain (1997) [U2]
  • Outside the United Nations, New York, NY, USA (1999) [Bono]

    After launching the Net Aid campaign, Wyclef Jean and Bono give a performance of “New Day” outside the United Nations.

  • Copacabana, New York, NY, USA (1999) [Bono]

    Bono and Wyclef Jean perform the song they’ve written for Net Aid, “New Day” and it is filmed for VH1.

  • Air Canada Centre, Toronto, ON, Canada (2005) [U2]
  • Air Canada Centre, Toronto, ON, Canada (2005) [U2]
  • Flint Center for the Performing Arts, Cupertino, CA, USA (2014) [U2]
  • Ziggo Dome, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (2015) [U2]
  • AccorHotel Arena, Paris, France (2018) [U2]

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