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U2 - No Line on the Horizon smackdown / "Breathe" live on The Late Show with David Letterman (video)

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Tuesday, Mar 3, 2009
by PopMatters Staff

Our very own Evan Sawdey just got off the radio moments ago, sparring with Blender’s Joe Levy on WYNC’s Soundcheck in a smackdown session on U2’s No Line on the Horizon, which we gave a 6 yesterday. Check out the broadcast and U2’s appearance last night on Letterman playing “Breathe” off the new record.


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No Line on the Horizon smackdown on WNYC [streaming]


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