Venue: Carter-Finley Stadium
Setlist: Breathe, Get On Your Boots, Mysterious Ways, Beautiful Day – C Moon, No Line On The Horizon, Magnificent, Elevation, In A Little While, New Year’s Day, I Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For – Stand By Me, Stuck In A Moment, The Unforgettable Fire, City of Blinding Lights, Vertigo, I’ll Go Crazy If I Don’t Go Crazy Tonight (remix), Sunday Bloody Sunday – People Get Ready, MLK, Walk On – You’ll Never Walk Alone, One, Amazing Grace, Where the Streets Have No Name, Ultra Violet (Light My Way), With or Without You, Moment of Surrender
Comments: U2’s first show in Raleigh happens under a gorgeous full moon, and Bono sings the Paul McCartney/Wings song ‘C Moon’ at length at the end of Beautiful Day. There’s a stunning moment during Sunday Bloody Sunday when Bono takes a fan’s ‘People Get Ready’ sign, starts to sing the song while the band continues playing SBS, then throws his mic into the crowd so the fan can sing more of People Get Ready. The fan nails it and tosses the mic back to Bono. Bono gives a shout-out to the U2 academic conference that’s happening in town this weekend, and pays tribute twice to conference speaker Agnes Nyamayarwo, who’s at the show and recently had a birthday.
Download: U2 – 2009-10-03 – Raleigh 2009 (1A)
Taper: Brent P.
Location: GA Floor, left front of Sound Board
Lineage: Core Sound Binaural w/ Filter box “On” > Sony MZ-R70 > Creative External Sound Card > USB > Sound Forge 1 0 > CD Wave Editor (track splitting) > TLH > xACT (VBR mp3)