U2 ‎– Live / Under A Blood Red Sky

Island Records ‎– 818 008-2
Island Masters – IMCD 248
CD, Mini-Album, Reissue

Tracklist Hide Credits

1 Gloria
Recorded By – Steve Lillywhite
2 11 O'Clock Tick Tock 4:34
3 I Will Follow 3:36
4 Party Girl
Recorded By – Steve Lillywhite
5 Sunday Bloody Sunday 4:55
6 The Electric Co 4:57
7 New Year's Day 4:29
8 "40" 3:36

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Unlike other similar releases with almost identical matrices, this version has Island Masters logo, catalogue number, label code and rights society at left-top quarter of CD face.

Duration notification of track 6 differs: CD states 5:18, booklet 4:57. During "The Electric Co." Bono included a snippet from the songs "America" of the West Side Story Musical and "Send in the Clowns" of the musical "A Little Night Music". Due to legal action that 20 seconds snippet was edited out of the recording. (Original records and first CD's (#610 559) include this snippet.)

Track 2: Location recording, produced by DIR Broadcasting and recorded on the Effanel Music Mobile, Boston, Mass. May 6th, 1983.
Track 1, 4: Location recording, produced for the Source by EDR Entertainment and recorded on the Effanel Music Mobile Facility, Denver, Co. June 5th, 1983.
Tracks 3, 5 to 8: Location recording, courtesy of "Rockplast 83", WDR Television, West Germany, August 20th, 1983

Mixed at The Hit Factory, NYC.
Mastered at Precision Lacquer, LA.

Design for The Creative department Ltd, Dublin.
Monitor photograph from "Under a Blood Red Sky" a "U2 at Red Rocks Associates" Production.

This compilation ℗ 1983 Island Records Limited © 1983 Island Records Limited.
The copyright in this original sound recording is owned by Island Records Limited.

[CD label:] Made in France by PMDC.

Single-fold 4-page booklet with tracklist, credits and photos. Standard CD Jewel case with black tray.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 042281 800825
  • Barcode (String): 042281800825
  • Matrix / Runout (Variants 2, 4): PMDC FRANCE 818 008_2 00A L7 10
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 3): 818 008_2 22A L7 1/K
  • Mastering SID Code (Variant 1, 2, 4): IFPI L004
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI 0238
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI 0229
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 3): IFPI 0257
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 4): IFPI 0249
  • Rights Society: BIEM/MCPS
  • Label Code: LC 0407
  • Distribution Code: PY 899

Other Versions (5 of 222) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
IMA3, IMA 3 U2 Under A Blood Red Sky (Live)(LP, MiniAlbum) Island Records, Island Records IMA3, IMA 3 UK 1983 Sell This Version
A2-90127 U2 Live / Under A Blood Red Sky(CD, Album, Club) Island Records A2-90127 US Unknown Sell This Version
MLM-5383 U2 Under A Blood Red Sky(LP, Album) Island Records MLM-5383 Mexico 1983 Sell This Version
0251764286 U2 Under A Blood Red Sky(CD, MiniAlbum, RM, RE) Island Records 0251764286 Canada 2008 Sell This Version
818 008-2, CID-113 U2 Live / Under A Blood Red Sky(CD, MiniAlbum, RE) Island Records, Island Records 818 008-2, CID-113 UK Unknown Sell This Version