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Jul 21, · The album was remastered in and released with a bonus disc of B-sides, showing an early and experimental side of the band. Long before the umpteenth Hexidecimal mix of "Discotheque," U2 was experimenting with remixes on both "Two Hearts Beat As One" and "New Year's Day".
Opening with the ominous, fiery protest of "Sunday Bloody Sunday," War immediately announces itself as U2 's most focused and hardest-rocking album to date. Blowing away the fuzzy, sonic indulgences of October with propulsive, martial rhythms and shards of guitar, War bristles with anger, despair, and above all, passion.
View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of War on Discogs. Label: Island Records - ,Island Records - CID,Island Records - • Format: CD Album, Reissue • Country: Europe • Genre: Rock • Style: Pop Rock/5().
New Year's Day was the first single released from U2 's War album. The cover art again features Peter Rowan, in a famous and harrowing photo. The song was inspired by Polish dissident and Solidarity union leader Lech Walesa and became one of the band's first breakthrough hits, though not as big as "Sunday Bloody Sunday."6/
Jan 01, · New Year's Day" is a song by rock band U2. It is on their album War and it was released as the album's lead single in January New Year's Day" is driven by Adam Clayton's distinctive bassline and The Edge's keyboard playing.
Rowen would also be used in the video for “Two Hearts Beat as One” shot in Paris, and appears on the single covers for “New Year’s Day”, “Sunday Bloody Sunday” and “Two Hearts Beat as One”. The album “War” was released on February 28, in Europe, and the following day, March 1, in North America.