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Sep 24, 2010

"This tour is run by Belgians."

The band gives shout-outs to Stageco's Hedwig de Meyer and Stefaan "Smasher" Desmedt during its stop in Brussels....More
Nov 13, 2009

A 360° Time Lapse

We know the Claws have been put in storage for the winter, but we just found a nice time lapse clip of the entire process of load-in and load-out for....More
Oct 22, 2009

The L.A. Times Interactive Graphic

The Los Angeles Times has posted a pretty cool interactive graphic breaking down the various components of the U2 360 stage. Most of it is info you'....More
Oct 12, 2009

A Close-Up View of "Ultraviolet" (With Jacket and Microphone)

We've posted mostly long shots of the tour that we've found on the web over the course of the tour, mainly because that gives our audience the best....More
Sep 10, 2009

U2 Coming to America

U2 lighting associate Alex Murphy reports in that the U2 360˚ crew started the transfer to the US on Sunday, hauling all the gear out sea containers....More
Aug 21, 2009

A Sheffield Birthday Surprise

During last night's show in Willie Williams' hometown of Sheffield, Bono and the band led the crowd in a rendition of Happy Birthday on behalf of  ....More
Aug 19, 2009

U2 360°, In 360°

Photographer Ralph Larmann has been documenting the U2 360 tour at several stops in Europe, getting some pretty amazing stuff along the way. One of....More
Aug 17, 2009

U2 360: The Temple of Attention

Show designer Willie Williams discusses the concept of creating a "temple of attention" in the U2 360 tour design concept....More
Aug 13, 2009

Mark Fisher On The Future Of The Claw

Production designer Mark Fisher discusses the future of the claw superstructure from the U2 360 tour....More
Aug 10, 2009

Willie Williams on Opera, Sporting Events, and U2

Show designer Willie Williams shares how his vision came to fruition, drawing on inspiration from massive opera sets....More
Aug 06, 2009

Willie Williams On The 360˚ Set

Production designer Willie Williams discussing the massive U2 360˚ set during rehearsals in his onsite video interview with Live Design's David....More
Aug 03, 2009

Mark Fisher on The Future of Concert Design

Production designer for U2 Mark Fisher discusses the movement toward more kinetic and three dimensional design....More
Jul 29, 2009

Willie From The Road: No Sleep Til Gelsenkirchen

Thirteen shows into the tour and the Dublin run just completed.   After our startlingly straightforward opening night, things have continued very....More
Jul 25, 2009

Bit Of A Laugh In Barcelona

Willie Williams cracks wise as the video crew interrupts the interview....More
Jul 23, 2009

Rogers Centre, Toronto: First Show

Bless those Canadians: Vertigogo7777 posted this highlight reel from this Toronto show. Bit long at 10 minutes, but worth a look to get a sense of....More
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