U2 – A Celebration (7″)

A non-album single released by U2 released between the “October” and “War” albums in 1982. A pretty decent track with a “Live” sound the band didn’t like the track – so difficult to get hold of.

You can chant along to it, nice and raw, I do like early U2.

The B-side “Party Girl” was a live favourite, the Ocarina makes an appearance (probably after making an appearance on DD’s “The Chauffeur”) Not sure about Bono’s vocals, pissed ? Lillywhite adds some ambient electronics to the arrangement, shame it fades out too soon.

https://www.mediafire.com/file/558vrerotpkswe5/U2+-+A+Celebration+(1982+7”).rar/file

https://gofile.io/d/sajSEC

Island Records – WIP 6770

AA Celebration2:57
BTrash, Trampoline And The Party Girl2:32

4 thoughts on “U2 – A Celebration (7″)”

  1. I won’t profess to being a mega-fan of U2, but I thought I knew all their releases. Maybe it was because it was early high school, maybe it was being in a backwater town in Australia, but this is the first time I’ve heard of A Celebration. Thanks again for the obscure!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.