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U2 Red Rocks and Under A Blood Red Sky details emerge

U2's Live At Red Rocks DVD and the Under A Blood Red Sky album will now get the re-release treatment on September 26.

The Hot Press Newsdesk, 13 Aug 2008



Originally the band's first concert video back in the days of VHS, the DVD was recorded live at the Red Rocks Amphitheatre on June 5 1983. The new edition will feature five previously unreleased songs, 5.1 surround sound, a director's commentary and digitally re-graded pictures.

Simultaneously, live CD Under A Blood Red Sky, compiled from three shows in Europe and America, will be released in remastered format. The CD and DVD will be available together in a 'deluxe' package or as individual discs. The live album can also be had on 180g vinyl.

While the CD's tracklisting remains unchanged, the Red Rocks running order now goes:

'Out Of Control', 'Twilight', 'An Cat Dubh', 'Into The Heart', 'Surrender', 'Two Hearts Beat As One', 'Seconds', 'Sunday Bloody Sunday', 'Cry', 'The Electric Co.', 'October', 'New Year’s Day', 'I Threw A Brick Through A Window', ''A Day Without Me', 'Gloria', 'Party Girl', '11 O’Clock Tick Tock', 'I Will Follow' and '40'.


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