As reports of rehearsed songs are appearing all over the internet, I'm closing this thread temporarily. Thank you all for participating. We will come back to this thread after opening night to see who's the winner.
And I'm back to go over your answers and check if we had a winner.
The correct answers were: Spoiler (click to toggle)1) 22
2) Sunday Bloody Sunday
3) The Little Things That Give You Away (New Song)
I'm sorry to say that none of you had this right. In fact, none of you had neither the opener or the closer right! (It was almost impossible to guess this tour).
Special mention to Greg (blueeyedboy) for suggesting that Spoiler (click to toggle)A new song was going to be the opener which was half-right.
Anyway, thanks again for your answers. I hope we can make another contest very soon!
"Buzzwords on this record were trashy, throwaway, dark, sexy, and industrial (all good) and earnest, polite, sweet, righteous, rockist and linear (all bad). And Berlin ... became a conceptual backdrop for the record. The Berlin of the Thirties—decadent, sexual and dark—resonating against the Berlin of the Nineties—reborn, chaotic and optimistic..."
- Brian Eno, on Achtung Baby
The song 'Bullet The Blue Sky' is musically supposed to represent the bombings of El Salvadorian towns by US planes during its civil war.