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U2 Agus An arc: On RTE this Thursday
« on: July 18, 2017, 03:54:18 PM »
Before U2's forthcoming performance in Croke Park, this documentary looks back at the band's early years in the late 1970s, when the Dublin band connected with a loyal audience at the thriving Downtown Kampus gigs, run by students in UCC at the Arcadia Ballroom in Cork. Between 1978 and 1980, U2 played there about 10 times, building a loyal and enthusiastic following, and the performances are believed to have played an important part in their development.



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Re: U2 Agus An arc: On RTE this Thursday
« Reply #1 on: July 18, 2017, 07:08:09 PM »
Interesting.  Can you post excerpts?

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Re: U2 Agus An arc: On RTE this Thursday
« Reply #2 on: July 19, 2017, 05:06:16 AM »
It might be on the player in a few days.

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Re: U2 Agus An arc: On RTE this Thursday
« Reply #3 on: July 19, 2017, 06:03:33 AM »
See also the links in the thread I posted about this documentary a few days ago: You are not allowed to view links. Register or Login

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Re: U2 Agus An arc: On RTE this Thursday
« Reply #4 on: July 25, 2017, 04:46:06 PM »
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Re: U2 Agus An arc: On RTE this Thursday
« Reply #5 on: July 25, 2017, 04:51:43 PM »
is it Croke or Cork?

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Re: U2 Agus An arc: On RTE this Thursday
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is it Croke or Cork?

"CORK" is the second biggest city in Ireland. "CROKE", pronounced "crow" like the Brandon Lee movie is a stadium in Dublin.