While U2 Plays, The Taxman Prowls in Buenos Aires

Patrick Archer arts & entertainment, buenos aires events

U2’s long-awaited return to Buenos Aires last night featured a set list that began with Even Better Than The Real Thing, marking the first time the Achtung Baby classic has been played live since 2001. As always, the band weaved in snippets of other classics like Bob Marley’s Three Little Birds and FGTH’s Relax. What some fans may have missed, …

U2 360 Tour in Buenos Aires: Even Better Than The “River” Thing

Patrick Archer arts & entertainment, buenos aires events

When U2 takes the stage Wednesday night in Argentina, it won’t be at the Monumental in Nunez, the home to River Plate and the venue where Madonna, The Police, AC/DC and even U2 themselves have all filmed concert videos. Instead, the $750 million-grossing 360 Tour will head south to La Plata, the capital of Buenos Aires Province, a city where …