Off the top of my head: Simple Minds 1.Waterfront 2. Basically what Edge is doing on this song is he's using a modulated delay effect (or echoes)-- his signature thing to … It is a slow awakening. I still feel it is a connotation of the afterlife but it also could signify the abolition of war and poverty, given that U2 (especially Bono) have always strongly supported these goals. Where the Streets Have No Name is een single uit augustus 1987 van de Ierse band U2.. Op de single verschenen ook de nummers Silver&Gold en The Sweetest Thing.Verder verscheen het nummer op de albums The Joshua Tree, The Best of 1980-1990 en U218 Singles.. Where the Streets Have No Name werd ook gebruikt in de film Fearless en werd gesampled door Harmonix op Landslide. "Where the Streets Have No Name" failed to equal the dominance of its two chart-topping predecessors ("With or Without You" and "I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For") from U2's 1987 blockbuster The Joshua Tree, just missing the Top Ten on the singles chart. Where the Streets Have No Name (1987) Although "Streets" didn't crack the top ten in the States, it's a fan favorite that was frequently used to open shows on The Joshua Tree tour. Like a Song: Where The Streets Have No Name @U2 March 19, 2008 [Ed. “Where the Streets Have No Name” is the sun coming up over The Joshua Tree.It is growing light. It was released as the album's third single in August 1987 . Where the streets have no name, Where the streets have no name We’re still building, then burning down love, burning down love, and when I go there, I go there with you, it’s all I can do. Title: Where the Streets Have No Name. General CommentWhen I first heard this song, the place "where the streets have no name" reminded me of heaven. "To be a part of … Hmm, it’s a tricky one because U2 have such a unique sound based on Edge’s mastery of effects. The meaning of this song can be found in the holy bible!He wants to go to heaven cause the streets are of gold so pure they are white and the streets have no name.. :) He wants to touch the flame, god Series: ‘Faithful Generosity’ Bible Verse: Luke 4:16-20 & 16:19-31. Where the streets have no name I want to feel sunlight on my face I see the dust-cloud disappear without a trace I want to take shelter from the poison rain Where the streets have no name Where the streets have no name Where the streets have no name We're still building and burning down love Burning down love And when I go there I go there with you – Neil in an interview circa 1988. 'Where the Streets Have No Name is more like the U2 of old than any of the other songs on the LP, because it's a sketch - I was just trying to sketch a location, maybe a spiritual location, maybe a romantic location. There is probably more then one meaning of the song, which I'm sure Bono did intentionally. The city's a flood, and our love turns to rust. God is a God of justice and calls us to be a people of Justice. "Where the Streets Have No Name" is one of the most popular songs from U2's 1987 album, The Joshua Tree. After their wedding, instead of a traditional honeymoon, Bono and his wife went to Africa for volunteer work in an Ethiopian refugee camp. ... “I’m sure they would have just come up with another song. Where the streets have no name Where the streets have no name Where the streets have no name. "It's just show business. I was trying to sketch a feeling. Where the Streets Have No Name est la chanson d'ouverture du 5 e album du groupe de rock U2, The Joshua Tree, paru en 1987.Son enregistrement a été difficile et ses paroles viennent d'une histoire de Belfast selon laquelle on peut deviner la religion et les revenus d'un habitant de cette ville selon la rue dans laquelle il vit. Elle est sortie en tant que 3 e single de l'album en août 1987. It is something that is part of the gospel and not something added on and therefore … The song's hook is a repeating guitar arpeggio using a delay effect, played during the song's introduction and again at the end. [16] La introducción y la coda poseen un compás de 3/4, [16] mientras que el resto de la canción está escrita en compás de cuatro cuartos. And when I go there I go there with you (It's all I can do). Neil and Chris have said that they were drawn to U2's "Where the Streets Have No Name" by the opening guitar sequence, which struck them as similar to the sort of repeating riff that might be played on a synthesizer. The city’s a flood and our love turns to rust. There's no difference between Whitney Houston and U2." Achieving the guitar tone the Edge uses on U2's epic track "Where The Streets Have No Name" is not as complicated as the average guitar player may think. We're beaten and blown by the wind Trampled in dust. Recording “Where the Streets Have No Name” was such a hassle that Brian Eno nearly wiped the tapes in frustration. “Where the Streets Have No Name” is known as one of U2’s most popular songs and the music video for the song features the band performing on a rooftop in Los Angeles, California. I wanna run, I want to hide I want to tear down the walls that hold me inside I want to reach out and touch the flame Where the streets have no name U2 weren’t great songwriters when they first came together as high schoolers in 1976. Also, different listeners will have different ideas of what constitutes “similar”. We're still building and burning down love Burning down love. It's an excellent song, no matter what it means. «Where the Streets Have No Name» se interpreta en un tempo de ciento veintiséis pulsaciones por minuto. "Where the Streets Have No Name" is a song by Irish rock band U2.It is the opening track from their 1987 album The Joshua Tree and was released as the album's third single in August 1987. Where the Streets Have No Name is more like the U2 of old than any of the other songs on the LP, because it’s a sketch - I was just trying to sketch a location, maybe a spiritual location, maybe a romantic location. Here's mine: the end of U2's Where the Streets Have No Name. Además, la canción tiene una tonalidad de re. I have no sources except for my memory of reading what I’m going to tell you somewhere in the nineties. "Whether it's Enjoy the Silence from Depeche Mode or Where The Streets Have No Name from U2 - those songs belong to everyone. The lyrics were inspired by a trip Bono and his wife took to Ethiopia in the mid-1980s, … I was trying to sketch a feeling. Where the Streets Have No Name (englisch für Wo die Straßen keinen Namen haben) ist ein Stück der irischen Band U2.Es ist das erste Lied auf ihrem 1987 erschienenen Album The Joshua Tree und wurde als ihre dritte Single im August 1987 veröffentlicht. Lyrics to 'Where The Streets Have No Name' by U2. "Where the Streets Have No Name" is a song by Irish rock band U2 and the opening track from their 1987 album The Joshua Tree. note: This is the seventeenth in a series of personal essays by the @U2 staff about songs and/or albums that have …