Sunday, November 23, 2008

U2: DOTM

I was looking through my old posts and just realized that I have NEVER done a DOTM with U2! What a travesty! So here it is folks...

Note: Songs in italics indicates a single released from the album.

Three
Released in September 1979 by CBS.
Recorded at Windmill Lane Studios.
Produced by U2 and Chas de Whalley.
Band lineup:
Bono - vocals; The Edge - guitar; Adam Clayton - bass; Larry Mullen Jr - drums. (There will be no personnel changes on subsequent albums).
Tracks: 3
"Out of Control" "Stories for Boys" and "Boy/Girl"

Boy
Released in October 1980 by Island Records.
Recorded at Windmill in Dublin Ireland.
Produced by Steve Lillywhite.
Tracks: 12
"I Will Follow" "Twilight" "An Cat Dubh" "Into the Heart" "Out of Control" "Stories for Boys" "The Ocean" "A Day Without Me" "Another Time, Another Place" "The Electric Company" "Shadows and Tall Trees" and "Untitled"

October
Released in October 1981 by Island.
Recorded at Windmill.
Produced by Steve Lillywhite.
Tracks: 11
"Gloria" "I Fall Down" "I Threw a Brick Through a Window" "Rejoice" "Fire" "Tomorrow" "October" "With a Shout" "Stranger in a Strange Land" "Scarlet" and "Is That All?"

War
Released in February 1983 by Island.
Recorded at Windmill.
Produced by Steve Lillywhite.
Tracks: 10
"Sunday Blood Sunday" "Seconds" "New Years Day" "Like a Song" "Drowning Man" "The Refugee" "Two Hearts Beat as One" "Red Light" "Surrender" and "40"

Under A Blood Red Sky
Live album released in November 1983 by Island.
Produced by Jimmy Iovine.
Tracks: 8
"Gloria" "11 O'Clock Tick Tock" "I Will Follow" "Party Girl" "Sunday Bloody Sunday" "The Electric Company" "New Year's Day" and "40"

The Unforgettable Fire
Released in October 1984 by Island.
Recorded at Windmill and Slane Castle (Slane, Ireland).
Produced by Steve Lillywhite, Brian Eno and Daniel Lanois.
Tracks: 10
"A Sort of Homecoming" "Pride (In the Name of Love)" "Wire" "The Unforgettable Fire" "Promenade" "4th of July" "Bad" "Indian Summer Sky" "Elvis Presley and America" and "MLK"

Wide Awake in America
Released in May 1985 by Island.
Produced by U2, Tony Visconti, Brian Eno, and Daniel Lanois.
Tracks: 4
"Bad (live)" "A Sort of Homecoming (live)" "The Three Sunrsies" and "Love Comes Tumbling"

The Joshua Tree
Released in March 1987 by Island.
Recorded at Windmill.
Produced by Brian Eno and Daniel Lanois.
Tracks: 11
"Where the Streets Have No Name" "I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For" "With or Without You" "Bullet the Blue Sky" "Running to Stand Still" "Red Hill Mining Town" "In God's Country" "Trip Through Your Wires" "One Tree Hill" "Exit" and "Mothers of the Disappeared"

Rattle and Hum
Live album released in October 1988 by Island.
Produced by Jimmy Iovine.
Tracks: 17
"Helter Skelter" "Van Diemen's Land" "Desire" "Hawkmoon 269" "All Along the Watchtower" "I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For" "Freedom for My People" "Silver and Gold" "Pride" "Angel of Harlem" "Love Rescue Me" "When Love Comes to Town" "Heartland" "God Part II" "The Star Spangled Banner" "Bullet the Blue Sky" and "All I Want Is You"

Achtung Baby
Released in November 1991 by Island.
Recorded at Windmill and Hansa Ton Studios (Berlin).
Produced by Daniel Lanois with Brian Eno and Steve Lillywhite.
Tracks: 12
"Zoo Station" "Even Better Than the Real Thing" "One" "Until the End of the World" "Who's Gonna Ride Your Wild Horses" "So Cruel" "The Fly" "Mysterious Ways" "Trying to Throw Your Arms Around the World" "Ultraviolet" "Acrobat" and "Love is Blindness"

Zooropa
Released in July 1993 by Island.
Recorded at Windmill, The Factory (Dublin) and Westland Studios (Dublin).
Produced by Flood, Brian Eno and The Edge.
Tracks: 10
"Zooropa" "Babyface" "Numb" "Lemon" "Stay" "Daddy's Gonna Pay for Your Crashed Car" "Some Days Are Better Than Others" "The First Time" "Dirty Day" and "The Wanderer"

Melon
Compilation of remixes released in 1995.
Released exclusively to U2 fan club members.
Tracks: 9

Pop
Released in March 1997 by Island.
Recorded at Windmill, Hanover Quay (Dublin), The Works (Dublin), and South Beach Studios (Miami).
Produced by Flood, Howie B and Steve Osborne.
Tracks: 12
"Discotheque" "Do You Feel Loved" "Mofo" "If God Will Send His Angels" "Staring at the Sun" "Last Night on Earth" "Gone" "Miami" "The Playboy Mansion" "If You Wear that Velvet Dress" "Please" and "Wake Up Dead Man"

Please: PopHeart Live EP
Live EP released in September 1997 by Island.
Tracks: 4
"Please" "Where the Streets Have No Name" "With or Without You" and "Staring at the Sun"

The Best of 1980-1990
Compilation album released in November 1998 by Island.
Tracks: 15

Hasta La Vista Baby!
Live album released in Fall 2000 by Island.
Tracks: 14
"Pop Muzik" "Mofo" "I Will Follow" "Gone" "New Year's Day" "Staring at the Sun" "Bullet the Blue Sky" "Please" "Where the Streets Have no Name' "Lemon" "Discotheque" "With or Without You" "Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me, Kill Me" and "One"

All That You Can't Leave Behind
Released in October 2000 by Island/Interscope.
Recorded at Windmill, Westland Studios (Dublin) and Totally Wired (Dublin).
Produced by Daniel Lanois and Brian Eno.
Tracks: 11
"Beautiful Day" "Stuck in a Moment You Can't Get Out Of" "Elevation" "Walk On" "Kite" "In a Little While" "Wild Honey" "Peace on Earth" "When I Look at the World" "New York" and "Grace"

The Best of 1990-2000
Compilation album released in November 2002 by Island.
Tracks: 17

7
Released in January 2002 by Interscope.
Tracks: 7 (contains B-sides from the All That You Can't...era)
"Summer Rain" "Always" "Big Girls are Best" "Beautiful Day (remix)" "Elevation (remix)" "Walk On (single version)" and "Stuck In a Moment You Can't Get Out Of (acoustic)"

Exclusive
Digital-only EP released in April 2003 by Island.
Tracks: 3
"Stuck In a Moment You Can't Get Out Of (acoustic)" "I Will Follow (live)" and "Beautiful Day (live)"

How to Dismantle an Atomic Bomb
Released in November 2004 by Island/Interscope.
Produced by Steve Lillywhite, Chris Thomas, Jacknife Lee, Nellee Hooper, Flood, Daniel Lanois, Brian Eno and Carl Glanville.
Tracks: 12
"Vertigo" "Miracle Drug" "Sometimes You Can't Make It on Your Own" "Love and Peace or Else" "City of Blinding Lights" "All Because of You" "A Man and Woman" "Crumbs from Your Table" "One Step Closer" "Original of the Species" "Yahweh" and "Fast Cars"

Live from Point Depot
Live digital-only album released in November 2004 by Island/Interscope.
Tracks: 21
"Auld Lang Syne/Where the Streets Have No Name" "I Will Follow" "I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For" "MLK" "One Tree Hill" "Gloria" "God Part 2" "Desire" "All Along the Watchtower" "All I Want is You" "Bad" "Van Diemen's Land" "The Star Spangled Banner/Bullet the Blue Sky" "Running to Stand Still/Dirty Old Town" "New Year's Day" "Pride" "Party Girl" "Angel of Harlem" "When Love Comes to Town" "Love Rescue Me" and "40"

Early Demos
Released in 2004 by Island.
Recorded at Keystone Studios.
Produced by Barry Devlin.
Tracks: 3 (contains tracks recorded in April 1978).
"Street Missions" "Shadows and Tall Trees" and "The Fool"

Unreleased and Rare
Compilation album released in November 2004 by Island.

Live From Under the Brooklyn Bridge
Live digital-only EP released in December 2004 by Island.
Tracks: 4
"All Because of You" "Sometimes You Cant' Make It on Your Own" "I Will Follow" "Vertigo"

U2.COMmunication
Live album released in November 2005 by Island.
Tracks: 8 (Album released exclusively for its official website members).
"City of Blinding Lights" "Vertigo" "Elevation" "I Still Haven't Found.." "Miracle Drug" "Miss Sarajevo" "The Fly" and "With or Without You"

Zoo TV Live
Live album released in November 2006 by Island.
Tracks: 24 (Also released exclusively to U2's online members).

U218 Singles
Compilation album released in November 2006 by Island.
Tracks: 18

No Line on the Horizon
Released in March 2009 by Interscope.
Produced by Brian Eno, Daniel Lanois and Steve Lillywhite.
Tracks: 11
"No Line on the Horizon" "Magnificent" "Moment of Surrender" "Unknown Caller" "Ill Go Crazy If I Don't Go Crazy Tonight" "Get on Your Boots" "Standy Up Comedy" "Fez-Being Born" "White as Snow" "Breathe" "Cedars of Lebanon"

1 comment:

  1. The set list on Live from Point Depot is phenomenal

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