Make your own free website on

Illegal Music!

This is my collection of bootlegs. In case you are wondering, I get them at music expos and lately, one of my local record stores has started carrying them. If you want me to look for a boot for you or if you want a tape of one of these, feel free to email me. (Btw, I have other bootlegs by Stone Temple Pilots, Metallica, Smashing Pumpkins and Tori Amos if you are interested.)

Artist: U2
CD Title: Disco Pop
Tracks: Disc 1: MOFO, I Will Follow, Better Than the Real Thing, Gone, Pride, I Still Haven't..., Stand By Me, Last Night On Earth, Until the End of the World, If God Will..., Staring at the Sun, Sweet Caroline, Miami, Bullet the Blue Sky.
Disc 2: Please, Where the Streets..., Lemon Perfecto Mix, Discotheque, Velvet Dress, With or Without You, Holdmethrillmekissmekillme, Mysterious Ways, One, Unchained Melody.
Running Time: Disc 1: 60 mins.
Disc 2: 48 mins.
Notes: Recorded at Three Rivers Stadium, Pittsburgh PA on May 22, 1997.
Company: ----
Made In: -----
Details: The sound is okay throughout the whole show. No where on the cd does it say where it was made or by which company. The packaging is pretty crappy, the cds look like b/w photocopies. Note: has a barcode on the back.
Price paid: 40 dollars

Artist: U2
CD Title: The Working Tapes
Tracks: Turn Around, Where Did You Go, She's Gonna Take You Down, Here Comes Changes, Nothing Feels Like This, Wake Up Dead Man, Sick For Love, Seize the Day, Even Better Than the Real Thing (instrumental), Acrobat, Wake Up Dead Man w/ the Spinning Head.
Running Time: 71 mins
Notes: An edited collection of AB outtakes pieced togther and mastered into songs.
Company: Cool Daddy Productions
Made In: Zaire
Details: WOW. This is one of the coolest bootlegs I have ever heard. If you loved Achtung Baby, this is the thing for you. Get it to hear the music of Until the End of the World and Wild Horses with different arrangements and lyrics. Get it to hear one of the coolest U2 songs I've heard "Nothing Feels Like This", a musical combination of So Cruel, Wild Horses and Your Blue Room. Get it to hear Wake Up Dead Man With the Spinning Head. WOW.
Price paid: 25 dollars plus tax

Artist: U2
CD Title: This Ain't No Swap Meet: Clearance From The Aisles of PopMart.
Tracks: Boy/Girl, Treasure, Boomerang, Deep In the Heart, Spanish Eyes, Race Against Time, Sweetest Thing, Silver & Gold, Dancing Barefoot, Everlasting Love, Night and Day, Lady with the Spinning Head, Paint it Black, In A Lifetime, Can't Help Falling In Love, Holy Joe, North and South of the River, Miss Sarajevo (Live from Modena.).
Running Time: 73 mins
Notes: B-Sides from Out of Control, New's Year Day, Unforgettable Fire, I Still Haven't..., Where the Streets..., When Love Comes to Town, All I Want Is You, One, Wild Horses, Stay, Discotheque, Staring at the Sun and other side projects..
Company: Cat Dubh Records
Made In: -----
Details: It sures beats buying all the singles that the songs are originally on, especially since some are super hard to find nowadays.
Price paid: 20 dollars

Artist: U2
CD Title: Better Than The Real Thing - Live!
Tracks: Disc 1: Pop Music, MOFO, I Will Follow, Gone, Better Than The Real Thing, Last Night On Earth, Until the End of the World, New Year's Day, Pride, I Still Haven't..., All I Want Is You, Desire, Staring at the Sun, sunday Bloody Sunday, Bullet the Blue Sky.
Disc 2: Please, Where The Streets..., Discotheque, Velvet Dress, With Or Without You, Holdmethrillmekissmekillme, Mysterious Ways, One, Wake Up Dead Man.
Running Time: Disc 1: 69 mins
Disc 2: 55 mins.
Notes: Live Broadcast from Mexico City, supposedly a soundboard recording.
Company: ------
Made In: -----
Details: Good sound, even if it sounds a little overdone at times.
Price paid: 40 dollars

Artist: U2
CD Title: ----
Tracks: Disc 1: Intro, Where The Streets, I Will Follow, I Still Haven't Found, Exodus, MLK, One Tree Hill, Gloria, God Part II, Desire, All Along the Watchtower, All I Want is You, Bad, Van Diemens Land, Star Spangled Banner, Bullet the Blue Sky, Running to Stand Still, Dirty Old Town, When the Times They are Changing, New Year's Day, Pride.
Disc 2: Audience, Party Girl, Angel of Harlem, When Love Comes to Town, Love Rescue Me.
Second Part: All Along the Watchtower, Sunday Bloody Sunday, Out of Control, People Get Ready, Trip Through Your Wires, Silver and Gold, Helter Skelter, Help, Pride.
Running Time: Disc 1: 71 mins.
Disc 2: 78 mins.
Notes: Disc 1 recorded on 1-1-1990, Part 2 of Disc 2 recorded at the Save the Yuppie concert in SF.
Company: ----
Made In: France
Details: WOW AGAIN. I had absolutely no interest in this bootleg until the guy at the booth made m listen to it. WOW. Total soundboard quality. It's amazing.
Price paid: 40 dollars