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"For a lot of bands it seems to be all important to get their single into the Top Ten. I guess we've always felt ourselves to be more of an albums band anyway." — Edge


U2 Concerts with Opening Act: Mason Ruffner

Mason Ruffner has opened at 5 U2 concerts.

Mason Ruffner Website

Born in Fort Worth, Mason Ruffner opened for U2 during The Joshua Tree tour. He has worked with musicians Bob Dylan and Ringo Starr among others and has been influenced by Dylan and Jimi Hendrix. His song "Gypsy Blood" reached No. 11 on the Hot Mainstream Rock Tracks chart. Ruffner is credited with playing on Dylan's "Oh Mercy" album as well as "Acadie" by Daniel Lanois.