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"Some of my favorite bands have the worst names. Y'know, the Beatles, for God's sake." — Edge


U2 Concert: Oct 31, 1997 at Pontiac , MI



Tour: PopMart 3rd Leg (North America) 
Venue: Pontiac Silverdome 
Location: PontiacMI  United States 

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Attendance: 35,463  (Capacity: 40,000)


Opening Act(s):



Releases Represented:

  1. Pop had 7 songs
  2. The Joshua Tree had 4 songs
  3. Achtung Baby had 4 songs
  4. War had 2 songs
  5. Rattle And Hum had 2 songs
  6. The Unforgettable Fire had 1 songs
  7. Boy had 1 songs
  8. Non-Album Singles had 1 songs

Comments: Today is Larry's birthday, and Bono sings Happy Birthday to him on numerous occasions throughout the show. A few adlibbed lyrics reference The Beach Boys' "California Girls" before One, which ends with an extended Wake Up Dead Man snippet.

Tags: Hear us coming, Lord

We have 12 reviews and 0 photos from this show.

Fan Reviews Media Reviews
  1. Fan Review by Renee Conrad
  2. Fan Review by Steve Romberger
  3. Fan Review by Dimitri Nakassis
  4. Fan Review by Greg Prophet
  5. Fan Review by Laura Breidenich
  6. Fan Review by Sean Cannone
  7. Fan Review by Michael Muratore
  8. Fan Review by Matt Dobson
  9. Fan Review by John Irvine
  10. Fan Review by David Racz
  11. Fan Review by Fats
  1. Media Review by Detroit Free-Press (Brian McCollum 11/01/1997): U2 still a treat despite tricks with the sound