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Title: Joshua Tree Tour (1987) Videos
Post by: andwise on March 18, 2017, 11:16:36 AM
With under two months to go until The Joshua Tree Tour 2017 kicks off, I've been wandering around YouTube looking for great videos from the original JT Tour in 1987. I thought it'd be nice to have a thread where we could all post our findings! (I apologize if this thread already exists).

I found this gem earlier today: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8OdJI0PK3u8 . It's the entire show from LA on November 18th, 1987. I think it's much superior to the Paris concert that was released with the 20th anniversary boxed set...Bono's voice is in much better shape. "Running to Stand Still" gives me goosebumps and "In God's Country" rocks as well. I can't wait to hear these songs again!

What other videos have you found and which are your favorites?
Title: Re: Joshua Tree Tour (1987) Videos
Post by: Fastcars12 on March 18, 2017, 12:11:15 PM
The in God's country from LA in 87 is the best I've ever heard. Mainly because of the the last minute or so... So cool

https://youtu.be/xNbcjMqcgxw
Title: Re: Joshua Tree Tour (1987) Videos
Post by: imaginary friend on March 18, 2017, 04:38:01 PM
The @U2 home page has some cool ones up.   :)
Title: Re: Joshua Tree Tour (1987) Videos
Post by: Spaderholic on March 18, 2017, 07:55:47 PM
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The @U2 home page has some cool ones up.   :)

Annoyingly some of the videos aren't available to view here in the UK! I was hoping to watch the Today Show video on that's embedded on the home page but YT has it blocked for the UK! Oh well. Still plenty of Joshua Tree related stuff to watch on YT, which is cool! :)
Title: Re: Joshua Tree Tour (1987) Videos
Post by: therossman on April 03, 2017, 04:59:52 PM
There is tons of Joshua Tree stuff on youtube.

A lot of stuff can be found on our Tours pages for each concert.

Like this one from Denver on November 8, 1987:
https://tours.atu2.com/concert/mcnichols-sports-arena-denver-nov-08-1987
A good one is the link for video of "Trip Through You Wires"

or news reports about the opening show of the Joshua Tree tour:
https://tours.atu2.com/concert/arizona-state-university-activity-center-tempe-apr-02-1987

Enjoy!
-ross
My ATU2 Tours profile:
https://tours.atu2.com/profile/rossman/
Title: Re: Joshua Tree Tour (1987) Videos
Post by: Roo2 on April 12, 2017, 09:30:13 AM
Been looking for RFK show from September - where Bono hurts his shoulder.  Appreciate any help / ideas for finding it - doesn't appear to be on YouTube.  Thx
Title: Re: Joshua Tree Tour (1987) Videos
Post by: Lizard on April 12, 2017, 10:57:08 AM
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There is tons of Joshua Tree stuff on youtube.

A lot of stuff can be found on our Tours pages for each concert.

Like this one from Denver on November 8, 1987:
https://tours.atu2.com/concert/mcnichols-sports-arena-denver-nov-08-1987
A good one is the link for video of "Trip Through You Wires"

or news reports about the opening show of the Joshua Tree tour:
https://tours.atu2.com/concert/arizona-state-university-activity-center-tempe-apr-02-1987

Enjoy!
-ross
My ATU2 Tours profile:
https://tours.atu2.com/profile/rossman/

Those videos from the Denver show are great to watch just like the LA show andwise mentioned. The performance of the band seems a lot more intense compared to the Paris show.
Thank you for posting the links!
Title: Re: Joshua Tree Tour (1987) Videos
Post by: therossman on April 12, 2017, 04:26:45 PM
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Been looking for RFK show from September - where Bono hurts his shoulder.  Appreciate any help / ideas for finding it - doesn't appear to be on YouTube.  Thx

I'm not aware of any video for this show. The only footage from this night that I know of, is from the R&H outtakes:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UQQ-J-JsmeU

-ross
My ATU2 Tours profile page:
https://tours.atu2.com/profile/rossman/
Title: Re: Joshua Tree Tour (1987) Videos
Post by: TeeeTw0 on May 13, 2017, 01:51:49 PM
3 songs from the original Joshua Tree Tour in 1987 in Vancouver at BC Place:

http://globalnews.ca/news/3448558/archives-watch-u2-perform-vancouver-bc-place-1987-joshua-tree-tour/

Would love to find a way to download these...
Title: Re: Joshua Tree Tour (1987) Videos
Post by: THRILLHO on May 14, 2017, 03:14:58 PM
search youtube for pro-shot JT tour videos. they have about 3 full concerts.

ok so i have Nov 18 LA and Oct 9 NY. Other than that i have a audience shot of the "Save the Yuppies" aka the "rock and roll stop the traffic" LA show.
Title: Re: Joshua Tree Tour (1987) Videos
Post by: miryclay on May 14, 2017, 07:10:24 PM
Syracuse and Pontiac also are out there.
Title: Re: Joshua Tree Tour (1987) Videos
Post by: THRILLHO on May 14, 2017, 08:28:15 PM
the syracuse is the oct 9 ny show i mentioned. that pontiac one is audience shot but i may check it out. i really only know the audio bootlegs outside of zoo and pop i never really had interest in the video bootlegs.