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About JohntheBaptist

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  • Location
    The Netherlands
  • Interests
    U2 and Wimbledon!
  • Favourite U2 Album
    The Joshua Tree
  • Favourite U2 Single
    Until The End of The World
  • First U2 Gig
    360 Brussels, 22-9-2010
  • Recent U2 Gig
    Amsterdam 29 July 2017
  • Best U2 Gig
    Amsterdam 8-9-2015
  • Favourite U2 Person
    All of them!

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  1. Liner Notes SOE available online

    Yes, I had the same experience with my eyes. Until the band hopefully make the notes available online, I will do the same like you
  2. Liner Notes SOE available online

    Thanks for your post, Laura. A part of the digital booklet are the notes that Bono wrote, so called the liner notes. Thanks for trying.
  3. Liner Notes SOE available online

    Wow, completely overwhelmed by SOE!!! Great album! Does anyone see or have the liner notes of the album online? Thanks. John
  4. I also received it. It is from LiveNation, but I think it was a test and by accident they clicked on Send.
  5. Amazing show! This album is the best one for me. It travelled 30 years with me and yesterday we saw each other live! Great to see Dutch women during Ultraviolet, like Mabel, widow of prince Friso and major Bosshard from the Salvation army.

    Wow, I'm so excited by this news!!! And great that they also play in Amsterdam. Hopefully more concerts will come in our country, just like I & E in 2015!!
  7. The Joshua Tree And Me (30th Anniversary Upcoming)

    For me the Joshua Tree was a special moment in my life. I was thrilled to listen to these completely new songs for me. I didn't understand not completely the meaning of the lyrics, but was deeply touched by the music. It helped me crying, mourning and to celebrate. After that album my journey with U2 started and I'm still learning about this album. For example: when I heard 'Bullet the Blue Sky' during the I & E tour in Amsterdam, I really was touched much deeper then before when I heard it. That album is a part of my life and from time to time a song pops up in my memory (or on my Phone:-)). It's like a dream comes through that U2 will perform the whole album this year! Special moment for a special band in my heart.
  8. Bono and Eugene Peterson

    No problem. I just send you a personal message.
  9. u2 song of the day

    Indeed, I hope the same: Mercy on SOE!!
  10. u2 song of the day

    For me today Mercy and then especially the live version played in Brussels in 2010. Great lyrics and song!
  11. Bono and Eugene Peterson

    Thanks Evan for being so proud and the message you give us. Also blessing to you! Jan
  12. Bono and Eugene Peterson

    I just saw the short film and I liked it. Eugene Peterson has so much life expierince and Bono's words are like U2's music: honest, realistic, powerfull and with passion. I really like Bono's saying of Psalm 23 between Raised by Wolves and Untill the end of the world during the I&E Tour. Powerfull of using these words between the conflict, bombings in Ireland, the violence and the ultimate conflict between Jesus and Judas. To shout so loudly 'comfort me, comfort me' keeps echoing in my mind. So, I will certainly use this film when I'm organising a U2 retreat again next year.
  13. u2 song of the day

    Today Peace on Earth was in my mind, especially this live version:
  14. IE Leg 3 & 4 ?

    For me it wouldn't be a problem if they visit the Netherlands again! And even with the same stage and screen! Looking forward to Songs of Experience and later Songs of Ascent!
  15. Dear winners, congratulations!! You deserved it. Wishing all fellow U2 fans a merry Christmas and a great U2 year!!!