10 episodes

We are fans talking all things U2. Your hosts are Remy and Joeri and the original podcast music is created by Sergio/LikeASong. The U2start Podcast is brought to you by U2start.com, the worlds largest U2 fansite with over 70,000 registered fans.

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We are fans talking all things U2. Your hosts are Remy and Joeri and the original podcast music is created by Sergio/LikeASong. The U2start Podcast is brought to you by U2start.com, the worlds largest U2 fansite with over 70,000 registered fans.

    Talking U2 and Music with High Flying Bird Jessica Greenfield

    Talking U2 and Music with High Flying Bird Jessica Greenfield

    High Flying Bird member Jessica Greenfield takes us through her career with focus on her role in Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds and being part of U2's support act on The Joshua Tree tour. We talk about Jessica's musical inspiration, touring, The Joshua Tree tour, working with Noel Gallagher and about The Kondoors, the musical duo she forms with her husband. We also hear a great story from Brisbane last year, when Jessica and others were invited to see a movie in the cinema together with U2.

    • 1 hr 4 min
    Seoul, Manila and Ending in Mumbai

    Seoul, Manila and Ending in Mumbai

    The last 3 shows of The Joshua Tree 2019 tour are the focus of this episode and we talk about it with those who were there. We talk setlists, local fan experiences and share anecdotes from Seoul, Manila and Mumbai. We also answer questions from fans and discuss in length what’s next for U2, reviewing the status of the upcoming concerts films, new albums and what a future tour could look like. We thank you for a great 2019 and look forward to a new year of podcasts in 2020!

    • 1 hr 26 min
    The Japan Experience with Aaron from U2Songs

    The Japan Experience with Aaron from U2Songs

    In between the two shows in Japan we meet up with Aaron from U2Songs. We talk about the U2 experience in Japan from all aspects, including the unique experience Aaron had attending an event hosted by Larry the day before the show. We discuss the role and future of U2 fan sites and of course we get to know Aaron and U2Songs more. How do tour rumours show up and evolve? What has it been like to collect and catalogue U2 for decades? We also get a glimpse of Aaron's incredible U2 collection full of uncommon U2 memorabilia.

    • 1 hr 15 min
    The Final Australian Show, Fan Events and Sydney

    The Final Australian Show, Fan Events and Sydney

    It is showday in Perth and we are joined by Nicole, a fan from Melbourne who led the way in bringing fans together in Australia organising fan events across the country. We talk about these events, how they came together and we look back she looks back on the Australian tour. We discuss the shows in Adelaide and Sydney in length and look ahead to the final Australian show in Perth.

    • 1 hr
    From The Great Ocean Road To Adelaide

    From The Great Ocean Road To Adelaide

    A day before the show in Adelaide we are joined in the city by Anita from The Netherlands, a fan who had quite a special experience with Bono back in 2015. We talk about the shows in Melbourne and Brisbane and have a look at what the local media is saying about The Joshua Tree shows. We go back in time to review the history of "The Drifting Cowboys" and try to make sense of what Edge and Larry are talking about during the shows.

    • 31 min
    From Auckland to Brisbane with a Longtime U2 Collector

    From Auckland to Brisbane with a Longtime U2 Collector

    A day before the show in Brisbane we are joined in the city by Scott from Canada. Scott has been collecting U2 memorabilia for over 30 years and has build up quite the collection. We talk about his favourite items, how items are valued, what his collection looks like and how to find more rare items. We also look back on the first two shows of the tour in Auckland and share an update from the ground in Brisbane.

    • 1 hr 6 min

Customer Reviews

Chris.Banks ,

About Time!

Thank goodness someone finally did this! This band, and we the fans so deserve a podcast dedicated to our 4 Irish lads! They’ve had quite a stretch the last 5 years -really looking forward to having a place to tune in to listen to fans being fans. And here’s to the next 5!

Laura Angel Aparicio ,

For next level fans!

Great podcast! For serious fans only. Jamie was very funny!!!

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