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"Product RED cannot replace activism. For anyone who thinks I'm going to retire to the boardroom and stop banging my fist on the door of No. 10, I'm sorry to disappoint you." — Bono

U2 Concert: Sep 20, 1987 at Washington, DC , DC

Tour: Joshua Tree 3rd Leg (North America) 
Venue: Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Stadium  
Location: Washington, DCDC  United States 

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Attendance: 51,016  (Capacity: 53,056)

Opening Act(s):

Releases Represented:

  1. The Joshua Tree had 7 songs
  2. The Unforgettable Fire had 4 songs
  3. War had 3 songs
  4. Cover Songs had 2 songs
  5. Boy had 1 songs
  6. October had 1 songs
  7. Other U2 Songs had 1 songs

Comments: It rains throughout the concert and as a result Bono slips and falls and dislocates his shoulder during "Exit." He is able to finish the concert, but will need to wear a sling for several weeks.

We have 2 reviews and 0 photos from this show.

Fan Reviews Media Reviews
  1. Fan Review by Tom Gately
  1. Media Review by Washington Post (Richard Harrington 09/21/1987): Sunday Muddy Sunday; Sound System, Injury Plague U2 Concert