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Leslie Michele Derrough
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This was an attempt to contrast the experience of Irish-American immigrants with African-Americans.
Fellow Irishman Bill Whelan is credited as producer, although Steve Lillywhite, who produced their first 2 albums, also worked on it. Whelan would go on to produce Riverdance.
U2 never performed this live.
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Douglas from Staten Island , Ny
the drums on this album were recorded under a staircase to get that echo sound.
Sammy from New York, Ny
This is a good song and should get it's props. I think it's filled with great anger and energy. Also contains a great guitar part from The Edge, but obviously a given!
Marty from Perth, Australia
They did'nt sing this song at Live Aid. They did Sunday Bloody Sunday, then Bad.
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