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Title: POP - no words, just pictures!
Post by: an tha on March 03, 2017, 05:36:06 AM
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Post by: an tha on March 03, 2017, 05:37:34 AM
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Post by: The Exile on March 03, 2017, 12:18:34 PM
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Title: Re: POP - no words, just pictures!
Post by: an tha on March 03, 2017, 12:21:23 PM
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Title: Re: POP - no words, just pictures!
Post by: an tha on March 03, 2017, 12:22:45 PM
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Title: Re: POP - no words, just pictures!
Post by: THRILLHO on March 03, 2017, 12:22:51 PM
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Title: Re: POP - no words, just pictures!
Post by: vertigofly40 on March 03, 2017, 04:29:34 PM
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Title: Re: POP - no words, just pictures!
Post by: THRILLHO on March 03, 2017, 04:32:06 PM
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great video!

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Post by: Blueyedboy on March 04, 2017, 03:15:05 AM
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Title: Re: POP - no words, just pictures!
Post by: andrewau2 on March 04, 2017, 05:47:21 AM
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Title: Re: POP - no words, just pictures!
Post by: kango on March 04, 2017, 02:07:33 PM
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I have this as my iTunes 'album cover' for my U2 remix compilation. Thought only Edge in disco mode would do.
Title: Re: POP - no words, just pictures!
Post by: zedg on March 06, 2017, 03:53:49 AM
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Title: Re: POP - no words, just pictures!
Post by: an tha on March 06, 2017, 02:40:25 PM
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Title: Re: POP - no words, just pictures!
Post by: andrewau2 on March 06, 2017, 04:07:23 PM
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Title: Re: POP - no words, just pictures!
Post by: THRILLHO on March 06, 2017, 04:15:18 PM
i forgot how "cowboy" some of their photos were then.
Title: Re: POP - no words, just pictures!
Post by: andrewau2 on March 06, 2017, 04:23:11 PM
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Title: Re: POP - no words, just pictures!
Post by: tigerfan41 on March 06, 2017, 04:33:22 PM
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My niece is a recent convert to U2 and has been getting into them in a major way lately. I sent her the link to the Discotheque video recently and her response was "I feel like I've taken acid and I'm really disturbed by the video." I think I may have accidentally turned her off U2 altogether.  ;D

I, on the other hand, found the video to be hilariously awful.
Title: Re: POP - no words, just pictures!
Post by: andrewau2 on March 06, 2017, 05:52:26 PM
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Title: Re: POP - no words, just pictures!
Post by: PopMart_1997 on March 10, 2017, 08:22:42 PM
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Title: POP - no words, just pictures!
Post by: Starman on March 10, 2017, 10:00:36 PM
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Anyone know which show this comes from?
Title: Re: POP - no words, just pictures!
Post by: THRILLHO on March 10, 2017, 11:50:23 PM
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NEED THESE
Title: Re: POP - no words, just pictures!
Post by: Matty_Mullens on March 11, 2017, 03:23:12 AM
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Anyone know which show this comes from?

I want to say Las Vegas based on the stadium architecture.  Every other US show wouldve been held in a round like stadium.  That's assuming this is from a US show.
Title: Re: POP - no words, just pictures!
Post by: andrewau2 on March 11, 2017, 06:45:14 AM
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Title: Re: POP - no words, just pictures!
Post by: THRILLHO on March 11, 2017, 03:10:00 PM
ok guys stop posting pictures.


your collections are making me jealous.
Title: Re: POP - no words, just pictures!
Post by: riffraff on March 11, 2017, 03:19:53 PM
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your collections are making me jealous.
I'll drink to that...SO jealous
Title: Re: POP - no words, just pictures!
Post by: WookieeWarrior10 on March 11, 2017, 07:14:02 PM
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your collections are making me jealous.
I'd kill for that snowglobe...
Title: Re: POP - no words, just pictures!
Post by: THRILLHO on March 11, 2017, 07:26:42 PM
yea the snowglobe and the muscle shirt id like mostest.
Title: Re: POP - no words, just pictures!
Post by: PopMart_1997 on March 11, 2017, 09:02:09 PM
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My niece is a recent convert to U2 and has been getting into them in a major way lately. I sent her the link to the Discotheque video recently and her response was "I feel like I've taken acid and I'm really disturbed by the video." I think I may have accidentally turned her off U2 altogether.  ;D

I, on the other hand, found the video to be hilariously awful.
My hope is that, with all these newer U2 fans that came from the No Line on the Horizon-era and the current Innocence + Experience era, many of them will discover PopMart via the YouTube videos and the official Mexico City video and find it to be pretty cool, even though it has kitsch. Hell, the majority of the countries that show travelled to loved it. Only USA didn't. Which doesn't look good on us Americans, I must say. Even Bono was/is proud of that show. If these newer fans seem to dig that show, mission accomplished for U2 (even if its too late).
Title: Re: POP - no words, just pictures!
Post by: imaginary friend on March 12, 2017, 09:18:21 AM
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To me, the one big mistake in staging the later Popmart shows was getting rid of the Pyramid Of Light (the beams were all aimed to converge on a point a mile above the stadium) before they filmed the DVD. I was simple, and simply incredible.

For those who didn't see one of the shows with it, it happened right as Adam's bassline kicked in on BTBS, if I remember right.
Title: Re: POP - no words, just pictures!
Post by: LToy on March 12, 2017, 12:50:58 PM
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Title: Re: POP - no words, just pictures!
Post by: an tha on March 12, 2017, 01:06:15 PM
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To me, the one big mistake in staging the later Popmart shows was getting rid of the Pyramid Of Light (the beams were all aimed to converge on a point a mile above the stadium) before they filmed the DVD. I was simple, and simply incredible.

For those who didn't see one of the shows with it, it happened right as Adam's bassline kicked on BTBS, if I remember right.

May need to translate but an interesting piece about the lights here...

http://sombrasearvoresaltas.blogspot.co.uk/2016/12/a-catedral-de-luzes-do-u2-na-turne.html?m=1

Title: Re: POP - no words, just pictures!
Post by: THRILLHO on March 12, 2017, 02:37:56 PM
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another good one
Title: Re: POP - no words, just pictures!
Post by: PopMart_1997 on March 12, 2017, 07:21:55 PM
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To me, the one big mistake in staging the later Popmart shows was getting rid of the Pyramid Of Light (the beams were all aimed to converge on a point a mile above the stadium) before they filmed the DVD. I was simple, and simply incredible.

For those who didn't see one of the shows with it, it happened right as Adam's bassline kicked in on BTBS, if I remember right.
I went to one of the early shows in Eugene, but don't remember that happening. That was so long ago.
Title: Re: POP - no words, just pictures!
Post by: PopMart_1997 on March 12, 2017, 07:25:45 PM
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To me, the one big mistake in staging the later Popmart shows was getting rid of the Pyramid Of Light (the beams were all aimed to converge on a point a mile above the stadium) before they filmed the DVD. I was simple, and simply incredible.

For those who didn't see one of the shows with it, it happened right as Adam's bassline kicked on BTBS, if I remember right.

May need to translate but an interesting piece about the lights here...

http://sombrasearvoresaltas.blogspot.co.uk/2016/12/a-catedral-de-luzes-do-u2-na-turne.html?m=1
Thanks to Google Translate...

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The lyrics of U2's "Bullet The Blue Sky" describe an American fighter plane attack in the 1980s in El Salvador.
On the Popmart tour in 1997/1998, the band used an animation on the big screen bringing a fighter plane, and Willie Williams, the stage lighting director and U2 show designer, used something he called 'Cathedral Of Light' ( Cathedral Of Lights), spotlight beams where the bundles of lights were pointed to the sky every night, creating an incredible effect!

Willie drew the idea of ​​'Cathedral Of Lights', which was the term used to describe the lighting system used in the Nuremberg fashion shows. It consisted of 130 anti-air defense lights, which were positioned at 12-meter intervals, facing upwards. The 'Cathedral Of Lights' was filmed in the 1937 Festliches Nürnberg documentary.
It was conceived by Albert Speer at Hitler's request to organize and architect the Nuremberg parade areas for the annual celebrations. British ambassador Sir Neville Henderson, referred to it as "ice cathedral". It is considered one of Speer's greatest works, which he described as his most beautiful work.
The idea was not approved by Luftwaffe commander Hermann Göring, Because the number of anti-aircraft light used was a large part of Germany's strategic reserve. Even so, Hitler continued to use the idea until the last Nuremberg parade, suggesting it was a good piece of misinformation, "the other nations will think Germany has plenty of these lights, so give them up for the Speer project."

Interestingly, in 1997 on the Popmart tour, a U2 show took place in Nuremberg, on the same field where Hitler held his rallies.
When using 'Cathedral Of Light' during 'Bullet The Blue Sky', Willie recalled, "The original happened many times in this field. Thoughts run loose." Very heavy place. Apparently they do not know what to do with it, given its huge Historical importance. "
Title: Re: POP - no words, just pictures!
Post by: THRILLHO on March 12, 2017, 09:40:45 PM
huh. guess i never knew about that happening during the Popmart shows.
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My niece is a recent convert to U2 and has been getting into them in a major way lately. I sent her the link to the Discotheque video recently and her response was "I feel like I've taken acid and I'm really disturbed by the video." I think I may have accidentally turned her off U2 altogether.  ;D

I, on the other hand, found the video to be hilariously awful.
My hope is that, with all these newer U2 fans that came from the No Line on the Horizon-era and the current Innocence + Experience era, many of them will discover PopMart via the YouTube videos and the official Mexico City video and find it to be pretty cool, even though it has kitsch. Hell, the majority of the countries that show travelled to loved it. Only USA didn't. Which doesn't look good on us Americans, I must say. Even Bono was/is proud of that show. If these newer fans seem to dig that show, mission accomplished for U2 (even if its too late).

I will say this: I didn't start liking U2 until probably 2005 when I was introduced to TJT and eventually this led to me getting into a lot of their 80s and 00s material (as well as some parts of AB). When I first saw the band live in 2009, I still hadn't heard AB in its entirety, much less Zooropa or Pop in its entirety. When I gave Pop a listen in 2011, for the most part I hated it. I also didn't like most of Zooropa ("Stay" always had a soft spot in my heart, though). I was a huge classic rock and modern rock fan at that point and both of these albums entirely broke the mold. It wasn't the U2 I knew and loved at that point.

What I found was that Zooropa and Pop were definitely an acquired taste. Eventually my musical tastes evolved and I gave both another chance sometime within the last few years. Fell in love with Zooropa first and Pop eventually won me over, too. If I had to rank my favorite U2 albums in order, it'd be AB, TJT, Zooropa, Pop. I don't see that ever changing, but who knows, maybe War will move a little higher on my list.

It's for this reason that, when I'm asked to recommend a U2 album to listen to, I never recommend Zooropa or Pop. It's always TJT and AB. If they end up liking these, I then recommend the rest of U2's 80s output along with the best parts of their 00s output. Zooropa and Pop are last. My niece has gotten into U2 in a major way over the last month or so. She still does not like Zooropa or Pop. Then again she's much like I was at that age (very closed off musically), so I suspect she'll eventually embrace these albums.

The Mexico City show was fantastic. I think it's one of the reasons why I started to like Pop. Seeing some of those songs live changed my perspective on them. Zoo TV made me a bigger fan of AB in much the same way.
Title: Re: POP - no words, just pictures!
Post by: LToy on March 13, 2017, 12:21:17 AM
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another good one
The website this poster image was taken from, only $98.00 US;
https://www.wolfgangs.com/u2/posters/poster/BGP167.html (https://www.wolfgangs.com/u2/posters/poster/BGP167.html)
Title: Re: POP - no words, just pictures!
Post by: PopMart_1997 on March 13, 2017, 02:26:54 AM
U2's PopMart - stage construction in 3D

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2zBJ6QUIdfM

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Oi3qW1111ZE

Part 3 is missing

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H88eoE1KdAQ

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FyoCDkN2Shk

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j3lHcEzz2SM
Title: Re: POP - no words, just pictures!
Post by: PopMart_1997 on March 13, 2017, 03:05:43 AM
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My niece is a recent convert to U2 and has been getting into them in a major way lately. I sent her the link to the Discotheque video recently and her response was "I feel like I've taken acid and I'm really disturbed by the video." I think I may have accidentally turned her off U2 altogether.  ;D

I, on the other hand, found the video to be hilariously awful.
My hope is that, with all these newer U2 fans that came from the No Line on the Horizon-era and the current Innocence + Experience era, many of them will discover PopMart via the YouTube videos and the official Mexico City video and find it to be pretty cool, even though it has kitsch. Hell, the majority of the countries that show travelled to loved it. Only USA didn't. Which doesn't look good on us Americans, I must say. Even Bono was/is proud of that show. If these newer fans seem to dig that show, mission accomplished for U2 (even if its too late).

I will say this: I didn't start liking U2 until probably 2005 when I was introduced to TJT and eventually this led to me getting into a lot of their 80s and 00s material (as well as some parts of AB). When I first saw the band live in 2009, I still hadn't heard AB in its entirety, much less Zooropa or Pop in its entirety. When I gave Pop a listen in 2011, for the most part I hated it. I also didn't like most of Zooropa ("Stay" always had a soft spot in my heart, though). I was a huge classic rock and modern rock fan at that point and both of these albums entirely broke the mold. It wasn't the U2 I knew and loved at that point.

What I found was that Zooropa and Pop were definitely an acquired taste. Eventually my musical tastes evolved and I gave both another chance sometime within the last few years. Fell in love with Zooropa first and Pop eventually won me over, too. If I had to rank my favorite U2 albums in order, it'd be AB, TJT, Zooropa, Pop. I don't see that ever changing, but who knows, maybe War will move a little higher on my list.

It's for this reason that, when I'm asked to recommend a U2 album to listen to, I never recommend Zooropa or Pop. It's always TJT and AB. If they end up liking these, I then recommend the rest of U2's 80s output along with the best parts of their 00s output. Zooropa and Pop are last. My niece has gotten into U2 in a major way over the last month or so. She still does not like Zooropa or Pop. Then again she's much like I was at that age (very closed off musically), so I suspect she'll eventually embrace these albums.

The Mexico City show was fantastic. I think it's one of the reasons why I started to like Pop. Seeing some of those songs live changed my perspective on them. Zoo TV made me a bigger fan of AB in much the same way.
"Very closed off, musically".... You know, I had a conversation w/ Tassoula on Twitter very recently about POP, after she revealed she would NEVER buy a Super Deluxe edition of POP if U2 decided to grace the fans with that material again... It was coming very close to turning into an argument due to my enthusiasm for that period of the band's existance, and I would never want to anger her.... I've become her fan and have a bit of a crush on her, I will admit LOL... However, I think that what you just said is the problem with MOST Americans... A lot of us ARE very closed off musically (unlike the members of U2) and aren't willing to accept or even embrace new sounds and colors, or even big ideas... whereas you have all the other countries PopMart travelled to: Because of all those people, that tour was a huge success in those territories, they understood and accepted the material immediately, and if you combine all the money that PopMart made in America with the money it made everywhere else around the world, PopMart became the 2nd highest grossing tour of 1997. Not bad for something that is considered one of U2's low points. Perhaps all those other countries are more open-minded musically? It seems that way to me. Today, we see all this praise for the album and tour from people even amidst the harsh criticism that still dogs the band today. It seems that PopMart was very ahead of its time, and that Americans are pretty dumb when it comes to music and art. If something doesn't connect with them within the first experience, "it sucks". They don't care to think for themselves, or outside the box, or give anything time to grow on them, they just want everything spelled out for them. And I can say that, knowing I AM an American LOL

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"Look, sometimes our audience isn’t as groovy as we’d like. Our song 'Get On Your Boots' is a sort of crossover half-club, half-indie rock record. But people aren’t sure about the club half.

“They want 'Vertigo', and And when we did this the last time — with 'Discothèque,' from POP, they didn't like it then, either.
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Post by: THRILLHO on March 13, 2017, 12:04:44 PM
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another good one
The website this poster image was taken from, only $98.00 US;
https://www.wolfgangs.com/u2/posters/poster/BGP167.html (https://www.wolfgangs.com/u2/posters/poster/BGP167.html)

omg yes thanks!!
Title: Re: POP - no words, just pictures!
Post by: THRILLHO on March 13, 2017, 12:13:00 PM
haha i have this and it sure was NOT $60 when i got it!

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but THIS is the Popmart/Oasis one i remember almost buying!

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Title: Re: POP - no words, just pictures!
Post by: an tha on March 13, 2017, 12:57:27 PM
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Title: Re: POP - no words, just pictures!
Post by: Johnny Feathers on March 13, 2017, 01:35:30 PM
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huh. guess i never knew about that happening during the Popmart shows.

I thought I remember this effect being an issue for air traffic.  I saw it at my first PopMart show, and it was awesome.  The second time I saw it was indoors.  I don't know if they omitted it for it being indoors, or if there was another reason they didn't (or couldn't) do it.  It doesn't happen in the Mexico City show, IIRC, and that was outdoors.
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Post by: THRILLHO on March 13, 2017, 04:48:20 PM
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huh. guess i never knew about that happening during the Popmart shows.

I thought I remember this effect being an issue for air traffic.  I saw it at my first PopMart show, and it was awesome.  The second time I saw it was indoors.  I don't know if they omitted it for it being indoors, or if there was another reason they didn't (or couldn't) do it.  It doesn't happen in the Mexico City show, IIRC, and that was outdoors.

yea i guess that's why i never knew about it. i mean i've seen some other popmart video shows but don't remember noticing it.

also, where on earth did you see it indoors?? i thought it was all stadiums? as in, outdoors only?
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Post by: Johnny Feathers on March 13, 2017, 07:13:08 PM
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huh. guess i never knew about that happening during the Popmart shows.

I thought I remember this effect being an issue for air traffic.  I saw it at my first PopMart show, and it was awesome.  The second time I saw it was indoors.  I don't know if they omitted it for it being indoors, or if there was another reason they didn't (or couldn't) do it.  It doesn't happen in the Mexico City show, IIRC, and that was outdoors.

yea i guess that's why i never knew about it. i mean i've seen some other popmart video shows but don't remember noticing it.

also, where on earth did you see it indoors?? i thought it was all stadiums? as in, outdoors only?

Pontiac Silverdome, in Michigan. Big domed stadium. Definitely changed the look of things.


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Post by: tigerfan41 on March 13, 2017, 09:50:37 PM
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huh. guess i never knew about that happening during the Popmart shows.

I thought I remember this effect being an issue for air traffic.  I saw it at my first PopMart show, and it was awesome.  The second time I saw it was indoors.  I don't know if they omitted it for it being indoors, or if there was another reason they didn't (or couldn't) do it.  It doesn't happen in the Mexico City show, IIRC, and that was outdoors.

yea i guess that's why i never knew about it. i mean i've seen some other popmart video shows but don't remember noticing it.

also, where on earth did you see it indoors?? i thought it was all stadiums? as in, outdoors only?

Pontiac Silverdome, in Michigan. Big domed stadium. Definitely changed the look of things.


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This is interesting to me because it seems like it would have been a huge pain to change the setup to fit in a dome. I would have figured that they'd choose one of the college stadiums (specifically Spartan Stadium, which they played in 2011...Michigan Stadium is WAY too big) but maybe those were too big. Tiger Stadium was obviously too small, so I guess the Silverdome (RIP) was the best choice for playing a Michigan arena/stadium.
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Post by: Johnny Feathers on March 13, 2017, 09:55:45 PM
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huh. guess i never knew about that happening during the Popmart shows.

I thought I remember this effect being an issue for air traffic.  I saw it at my first PopMart show, and it was awesome.  The second time I saw it was indoors.  I don't know if they omitted it for it being indoors, or if there was another reason they didn't (or couldn't) do it.  It doesn't happen in the Mexico City show, IIRC, and that was outdoors.

yea i guess that's why i never knew about it. i mean i've seen some other popmart video shows but don't remember noticing it.

also, where on earth did you see it indoors?? i thought it was all stadiums? as in, outdoors only?

Pontiac Silverdome, in Michigan. Big domed stadium. Definitely changed the look of things.


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This is interesting to me because it seems like it would have been a huge pain to change the setup to fit in a dome. I would have figured that they'd choose one of the college stadiums (specifically Spartan Stadium, which they played in 2011...Michigan Stadium is WAY too big) but maybe those were too big. Tiger Stadium was obviously too small, so I guess the Silverdome (RIP) was the best choice for playing a Michigan arena/stadium.
I don't get the impression much, if anything, changed. That one light effect is the only difference I can remember, staging-wise, and it may have been dropped entirely already. It not appearing on the Mexico City show, which was outdoors, makes me think that might be the case. Otherwise, I think the Silverdome was in line with other venues on the tour, but maybe I'm wrong.


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Post by: THRILLHO on March 13, 2017, 10:04:45 PM
yea i guess its jsut cuz i never saw the actual tour so i envision it being way bigger than it prob was. i guess AT&T stadium in arlington texas is covered too. and they got that claw in there
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Post by: Johnny Feathers on March 15, 2017, 09:11:16 AM
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yea i guess its jsut cuz i never saw the actual tour so i envision it being way bigger than it prob was. i guess AT&T stadium in arlington texas is covered too. and they got that claw in there

Yep.  It's not like they're helicoptering in the whole thing in one piece.  Those stages are brought in a bunch of trucks, through loading docks, and onto the field where they're assembled, every time.  As big as they are, those pro-football stadiums (and even college ones--I saw it first in Ohio State's "Horseshoe") have a LOT of space to allow for those sets.  And I'm sure, for the most part, those sets are designed to fit in the space they have.  The domes are practically irrelevant, except when it comes to a lighting effect like they did with BTBS, where you suddenly don't have the airspace above to use.

I do remember the night before the PopMart show in Columbus, taking a drive by the stadium just to see what could be seen.  The top of the arch just peaked over the height of the stands.  I contemplated breaking into the stadium just to see if I could see the stage up close, but never bothered.  Didn't want to be arrested and miss the show.

I also remember thinking Zoo TV Outside Broadcast looked bigger.  But then, I had 2nd row for that, so it was pretty overwhelming.
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Post by: Waiting for this moment on March 15, 2017, 10:23:57 AM
No words....just pictures!
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Post by: Starman on March 16, 2017, 10:06:14 AM
I know that the PopMart shows in Tacoma, Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver, New Orleans and Perth were also in indoor stadiums (I think that Perth was technically an arena!)
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My niece is a recent convert to U2 and has been getting into them in a major way lately. I sent her the link to the Discotheque video recently and her response was "I feel like I've taken acid and I'm really disturbed by the video." I think I may have accidentally turned her off U2 altogether.  ;D

I, on the other hand, found the video to be hilariously awful.
My hope is that, with all these newer U2 fans that came from the No Line on the Horizon-era and the current Innocence + Experience era, many of them will discover PopMart via the YouTube videos and the official Mexico City video and find it to be pretty cool, even though it has kitsch. Hell, the majority of the countries that show travelled to loved it. Only USA didn't. Which doesn't look good on us Americans, I must say. Even Bono was/is proud of that show. If these newer fans seem to dig that show, mission accomplished for U2 (even if its too late).


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"Look, sometimes our audience isn’t as groovy as we’d like. Our song 'Get On Your Boots' is a sort of crossover half-club, half-indie rock record. But people aren’t sure about the club half.

“They want 'Vertigo', and And when we did this the last time — with 'Discothèque,' from POP, they didn't like it then, either.
I'd pay to see them perform nothing but "Discotheque" if it meant I wouldn't have to suffer through "Vertigo" or "Boots" ever again...
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Post by: PopMart_1997 on March 17, 2017, 02:38:34 AM
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I hope whoever decided to start PopMart during daylight was fired, that show and it's brilliance doesn't work so well without darkness.
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Post by: imaginary friend on March 17, 2017, 01:36:08 PM
^ kinda hard to fight Mother Nature at high-latitude gigs, tho. Sun sets awfully late in some parts of the world in the summertime.
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Post by: Starman on March 17, 2017, 02:30:41 PM
^I always did wonder about that, particularly after looking at Dublin 360 clips. I figured there was a scientific reason.
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WOAH!!!
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Post by: Starman on March 23, 2017, 03:02:41 PM
^I have that.

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Post by: jaredlabbq on March 23, 2017, 03:24:08 PM
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^I have that.



What is it? How did you get it?
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Post by: THRILLHO on March 23, 2017, 04:39:05 PM
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^I have that.

WOAH!!
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^I have that.



What is it? How did you get it?

It's a promo with some remixes from Pop and Achtung Baby. I got mine on eBay for a good price, but they can get a little expensive.

Here's the Discogs link:

https://www.discogs.com/U2-Popmart-Sampler/release/129554
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