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Alex Descends Into Hell For A Bottle Of Milk/Korova 1 Lyrics

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The Fly (1991)


The Complete U2 (2004)


Achtung Baby (1991)

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"Alex Descends Into Hell For A Bottle Of Milk/Korova 1"

"As research for Clockwork Orange, I was listening to a lot of industrial music, noisy and abrasive sounds built around drum machines and clangorous sonic distortion. I was really getting into these harsh recordings by bands such as KMFDM, The Young Gods and EinstĂĽrzende Neubauten." - The Edge, U2 By U2 2006

Dies irae, dies illa
Dies irae, dies illa
Tuba mirum spargens sonum
Decet in inferno
Dies illa, dies illa

English translation of the Latin lyrics:

A day of wrath, that day
A day of wrath, that day
The trumpet's wondrous call sounding abroad
He descended into hell
A day of wrath, that day

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12/16 - 12/17/2017

Bono & The Edge on Dave Fanning

Songs of Experience, Track by Track

December 16 2017

09:00 PM - 11:00 PM - The Joshua Tree - U2 Tribute Band Performance

Tonight in Marlborough

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