To celebrate U2's upcoming 40th anniversary we have selected the 40 most amazing U2 shows for you. Based on thousands of show reviews and a mix of performance, recording quality and historic value we guide you through 40 years of unforgettable shows. These are the shows every fan wanted to be at. In this slideshow we highlight the final 10, spanning from 2005 to 2015.
"Rock and Roll is mutating into something else at the moment. Images are everything, and we want to be there when the sort of audiovisual-microchip-interactive music is born."
- Bono, 1997
did you know
In 2011, Guus van Hove, the director of the Dutch music venue 013, and his girlfriend died of heat exhaustion in a remote part of the Joshua Tree National Park, allegedly searching for the site of U2's tree, which is fact is over 200 miles away from the park.