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In the Name of Simplicity

U2 has returned to the concert scene after a hiatus of several years, and it is a decidedly different production. The name of the tour may be Elevation, but in 2001, U2 has come down to earth. The production excesses that were staples of Zoo TV and POPMART are gone, replaced by a relatively streamlined arena show that includes elements of video projection, IMAG, and a unique videowall. So, although the theme might be back to basics, the show is anything but.

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