The Joshua Tree's anniversary tour will be a return to stadiums for U2. Ever since 1985 it became evident that U2 is a band made for stadium shows. Over the years, and especially during the 360 Tour, many extraordinary photos were taken of U2 in stadiums. In this slideshow we're highlighting 15 of those photos.
"For a long time I believed the rock and roll mythology of acquiring experience without responsibility. I chose to deal with being in the band in a ver single minded way and I developed a lifestyle that I thought added up to what I was. I don't want to go back there again, I'm comfortable with this."
- Adam Clayton, looking back on the eighties/start nineties
One recording of the song One Step Closer ran for more than 15 minutes, with Bono adding many verses that were subsequently dropped.