The mega show in Argentina last night started with over 60 thousand screaming fans in LA Plata which was the first of three concerts.
Just after 21:30 on Wednesday the earger audience wait was over the boys started the show different that most nights, electing to open with Even Better Than The Real Thing, The boys finaly returned after three years. Going back a couple of years with a classic “I Will Follow”.
The beast was already unleashed. Bono and his band (The Edge, Adam Clayton and Larry Mullen Jr) had turned the field at Estadio One of La Plata in a scene from another planet. The circular structure of 400 tons simulated a huge ‘claw’ from which the group was delirious fans.
U2 has a long romance with the Argentine public, which began in 1998 with his first appearance in that country with the PopMart Tour. The next visit was in 2006 when they presented the Vertigo Tour and the latter with “360 °
With the band on stage, the majesty of the structure and the first two issues and interpreted, little was needed for the show was on wheels: Magnificent, Mysterious Ways, and Elevation remained in the repertoire.
“After a gasp tired, Bono says (in Spanish) that Argentines” are the most ‘, “said the journalist on Twitter at full recital. Bono, the soul of the band, squandered thanks and winks to the Argentine public. Lover football, the Irish did not hesitate to include one of the greatest passions of the Rio de la Plata in his show. He introduced his band with the names of white and blue team players and won the name “Apache Carlitos,” referring Carlos Tevez, Manchester City Idol (Britain).
The stage with the play of light and screens operated. The crowd overflowed from fanaticism and U2 gave a dose of rock than expected: I Still Have not Found What I’m Looking For, Beautiful Day, Miss Sarajevo, City Of Blinding Lights, Vertigo, and I’ll Go Crazy If I Do not Go Crazy Tonight. No missed Sunday Bloody Sunday, Scarlet and Walk On.
These feared the end, but came the encores. One, With or Without You and the closure Moment of Surrender. “I do not give more by emotion,” Bono said after the show. Grateful fans.