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'Every breaking wave on the shore
Tells the next one there’ll be one more
And every gambler knows that to lose
Is what you’re really there for...'

Through October and November, the band were touring radio and TV studios in Europe, performing stripped back versions of songs from the new album.

None went down better than Every Breaking Wave, accompanied by a string quintet. This is what it was like in Glasgow  at the MTV European Music Awards.



(The band were also at the MTV Awards in 2009, in Berlin, performing with Jay-Z (special to subscribers) and back in 2001, in New York, when they paid tribute to The Ramones.)

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darkoderkuca
28 November, 2014
amazing
simply amazing performance !!! :D hope to see them live 2015
alibono
28 November, 2014
If you go...
If you go your way…i will follow!!!! LOVE
Avion Espia
27 November, 2014
I'm gettin tired of this "acoustic" song
But I must accept that this version was stunning. You stole some tears from my eyes that night, guys...
danielamattei79
27 November, 2014
Great!
Great ... you did see the whole world what you can do ... absolutely great !!!
Andrea_Sweden
27 November, 2014
Desire
What a passionate performance with such sincere genuine feelings. Left me to wanting more.
ains
27 November, 2014
Stunning
As always, the songs especially this one, are best live! Love the new look of U2.com, great reboot.
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