U2

April 4, 1968

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On this day in 1968, Martin Luther King Jr was shot and killed on a Memphis motel balcony. King’s life inspired the U2 song ‘Pride (In The Name Of [...]

February 25, 1985

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Today in 1985, U2 began their first full North American arena tour. The 40-date Unforgettable Fire tour started at the Reunion Arena in Dallas, Texas, and moved around the [...]

August 26, 1970

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On this day in 1970, Jimi Hendrix opened the doors to Electric Lady Studios. Located in New York’s Greenwich Village, at 52 West 8th Street, the building was once a [...]

May 27, 1987

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On this day in 1987, U2’s concert at the Flaminio Stadio in Rome set off earthquake alarms as a result of the noise level. The group’s music rumbled through the [...]

March 27, 1987

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Today in 1987, Irish rockers U2 performed a free, hour-long concert on a rooftop in downtown Los Angeles. Parts of the performance appeared in the music video for [...]
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