This Day In U2 History

September 23

U2 History on this Day

  • Filming of U2’s video for “The Fly“ continues in London with director Jon Klein including locations at Piccadilly Circus, and at an electronics store on Walworth Road. (1991)
  • U2’s first concert held in Bosnia-Herzegovina. (1997)
  • U2’s PopMart concert in Sarajevo is not just broadcast on radio, the audio is available to be streamed online in U2’s first attempt to broadcast a concert via the internet. (1997)

All Releases Containing U2 on This Day

Promotional U2 Videos Released on This Day

  • Please Corbijn Version by Anton Corbijn (Released: 1997-09-23)

U2 Shows on This Day

  • Limit Club, Sheffield, England (1980) [U2]
  • The Ritz, New York, NY, USA (1983) [Bono]

    Bono joins the Alarm on stage for one song.

  • Entertainment Center, Perth, Australia (1984) [U2]
  • New Haven Veterans Memorial Coliseum, New Haven, CT, USA (1987) [U2]
  • Entertainment Center, Perth, Australia (1989) [U2]
  • Williams-Brice Stadium, Columbia, SC, USA (1992) [U2]
  • Koševo Stadium , Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina (1997) [U2]
  • Church of St. Mary Magdalene and St. Lawrence, Davington, England (2000) [Bono]

    Bono attends the funeral for Paula Yates, and performs “Blue Skies” with Jools Holland.

  • Target Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA (2005) [U2]
  • Giants Stadium, East Rutherford, NJ, USA (2009) [U2]
  • King Baudouin Stadium, Brussels, Belgium (2010) [U2]
  • T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, NV, USA (2016) [U2]

    U2 perform eight song set at the iHeartRadio Music Festival.

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