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U2 Concert: Oct 07, 1989 at Melbourne

Tour: Lovetown 1st Leg (Australasia, Japan) 
Venue: National Tennis Centre 
Location: MelbourneAustralia 

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Attendance: 16,000  (Capacity: 16,000)


Opening Acts(s):

Setlist:

Main Set
  1. Where The Streets Have No Name
  2. I Will Follow
  3. I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For, Exodus (snippet)
  4. MLK
  5. The Unforgettable Fire
  6. God Part II
  7. Desire, Not Fade Away (snippet), So You Want To Be A Rock 'N' Roll Star (snippet)
  8. All Along The Watchtower, Like A Hurricane (snippet)
  9. All I Want Is You
  10. People Get Ready
  11. Bad, Ruby Tuesday (snippet), Candle In The Wind (snippet)
  12. October
  13. New Year's Day
  14. Pride
Encore
  1. Angel Of Harlem
  2. When Love Comes To Town with B.B. King, In The Midnight Hour (snippet)
  3. Love Rescue Me with B.B. King
  4. Bullet The Blue Sky, Whole Lotta Love (snippet)
  5. Running To Stand Still, Waltzing Matilda (snippet)
  6. With Or Without You
Releases Represented:
  1. Rattle And Hum had 7 songs
  2. The Joshua Tree had 5 songs
  3. The Unforgettable Fire had 4 songs
  4. Boy had 1 songs
  5. October had 1 songs
  6. War had 1 songs
  7. Cover Songs had 1 songs
Comments: U2 start a string of seven consecutive shows at the National Tennis Centre in Melbourne. Bono brings a fan named Warren on stage to play guitar during "People Get Ready." During "Running To Stand Still," Bono refrences the 1989 Australian pilots strike by singing, "can't get me no jet plane."

The music played on the speakers after the show ends is the Neville Brothers version of the Sam Cooke song, "A Change Is Gonna Come." This will be used as the outro music for the entire tour.

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