Under a Blood Red Sky [Deluxe Edition]

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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
War turned U2 into arena rock stars, and the EP Under a Blood Red Sky captures the band on its supporting tour as the bandmembers adjusted to their larger audiences. Unsurprisingly for a band that always favored the grand statement, the group flourished in such a setting, as this mini-EP attests. Comprised of material recorded in America and Germany, Under a Blood Red Sky draws equally from the band's first three albums, and these live versions, while less textured, are considerably tougher than their studio counterparts and illustrate quite effectively why U2 were considered one of the best, most exhilarating live bands of the '80s. [A deluxe edition was issued...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
War turned U2 into arena rock stars, and the EP Under a Blood Red Sky captures the band on its supporting tour as the bandmembers adjusted to their larger audiences. Unsurprisingly for a band that always favored the grand statement, the group flourished in such a setting, as this mini-EP attests. Comprised of material recorded in America and Germany, Under a Blood Red Sky draws equally from the band's first three albums, and these live versions, while less textured, are considerably tougher than their studio counterparts and illustrate quite effectively why U2 were considered one of the best, most exhilarating live bands of the '80s. [A deluxe edition was issued in 2008.]
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 9/30/2008
  • Label: Island
  • UPC: 602517641969
  • Catalog Number: 001095102
  • Sales rank: 1,685

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Gloria (4:47)
  2. 2 11 O'Clock Tick Tock (4:41)
  3. 3 I Will Follow (3:45)
  4. 4 Party Girl (3:06)
  5. 5 Sunday Bloody Sunday (5:18)
  6. 6 The Electric Co. (4:38)
  7. 7 New Year's Day (4:36)
  8. 8 "40" (3:46)
Disc 2
  1. 1 Out of Control
  2. 2 Twilight
  3. 3 An Cat Dubh/Into the Heart
  4. 4 Surrender
  5. 5 Two Hearts Beat as One
  6. 6 Seconds
  7. 7 Sunday Bloody Sunday
  8. 8 Cry/Electric Co.
  9. 9 October
  10. 10 New Year's Day
  11. 11 I Threw a Brick Through a Window
  12. 12 A Day Without Me
  13. 13 Gloria
  14. 14 Party Girl
  15. 15 11 O'Clock Tick Tock
  16. 16 I Will Follow
  17. 17 "40"
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
U2 Primary Artist
The Edge Guitar, Keyboards
Adam Clayton Bass
Larry Mullen Jr. Drums
Technical Credits
The Edge Composer, Mixing Direction
Arnie Acosta Mastering, Remastering
Bono Composer
Adam Clayton Composer
Jimmy Iovine Producer
Stephen Marcussen Mastering
Larry Mullen Jr. Composer
Gavin Taylor Director
Randy Ezratty Engineer
Anthony DeCurtis Liner Notes
Nick Stewart Re-Release Coordinator
Steve Averill Art Direction, Cover Design
Paul McGuinness Executive Producer
Doug Stewart Producer
Rick Wurpel Producer
Ned O'Hanlon Producer
Cheryl Engles Mastering Producer, Quality Control
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