U2 had to cancel 3 shows in 2015, one of which was a last minute cancellation with fans already inside the venue. Through this slideshow we go back in time and tell the stories to understand the circumstances about other notable cancellations. Why were they cancelled? Were they rescheduled? We tell you all about it.
"There are a couple of songs from the point of view of an active soldier in Afghanistan,and one of them, White As Snow, lasts the length of time it takes him to die."
- Bono, 2008, on No Line On The Horizon
did you know
A local violinist, Steve Wickham, approached The Edge one morning at a bus stop and asked if U2 had any need for a violin on their next album (the War album). In the studio for only half a day, Wickham's electric violin became the final instrumental contribution to Sunday Bloody Sunday.