U2 have been a driving force in rock music for over 40 years, and by constant reinvention they keep their rabid fan base wanting more. To this day the band release albums, sometimes out of the blue, and each time take their grandiose sound to new levels.
You can see just a small selection of the U2 highlights we currently have in stock below, and browse our full catalogue at eil.com.
U2 How To Dismantle An Atomic Bomb (Rare 2004 UK promotional-only numbered framed art print designed by The Edge. It features an enlargement of the Edge’s handprint with the quote ‘All warfare is based on deception – The Art of War by Sun Tzu’printed on the palm of his hand. Also includes the band name, album title and number handwritten in pencil underneath. This amazing collectable was only given away at the album launch party, to friends or VIPs. Beautifully framed and glazed,this print measures 24½” x 18½” and is ready to display on your wall. This item is numbered out of 60 only!. A stunning must have for any serious U2 collector).
U2 Boy (Ultra rare 1980 Japanese Island label 11-track LP manufactured by Toshiba-EMI with unique picture labels & Japanese/lyric insert. This issue was withdrawn after just a few days due to a change of distributor and then reissued with a different catalogue number and label design. The sleeve is Excellent with just the lightest signs of foxing & the vinyl appears Near Mint ILS-81395).
U2 The Joshua Tree Tour 2017 Official Invite – Twickenham Saturday 8th July (Rare 2017 promotional-only cassette which was manufactured for use as an official invite for selected VIP’s and media personnel to the gig. This tour was being supported with a new release of the Joshua Tree for the album’s 30th anniversary. The cassette content itself is also different from original pressings of the album, as side 1 does not end with ‘Running to Stand Still’ but with ‘Red Hill Mining Town’ instead whichhas been moved from side B. Produced in tiny quantities for various individual shows on the tour, this particular example is still shrink wrapped sealed from new. One of the rarest recent U2 collectables! See tracklisting for further info…).
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U2 - Gloria - EX - UK - 7" vinyl - £25.00, $30.50, €27.75 (New Item) (arrived 12-Nov-2019 09:42)
U2 Gloria (1981 UK 7" vinyl single with intact four prong centre, including a live version of I Will Follow, picture sleeve. The sleeve shows just a little edge scuffing & light wear & the vinyl remains in excellent condition with few signs of play WIP6733)
U2 - Fire - UK - 7" vinyl - £20.00, $24.40, €22.20 (New Item) (arrived 11-Nov-2019 08:56)
U2 Fire (Scarce original 1981 UK Island label 2-track 7" vinyl single with intact four prong centre, also including J. Swallo, housed in a superb glossy 'sun flare' picture sleeve. The vinyl and sleeve are in excellent condition WIP6679)
U2 - The Joshua Tree + Insert - EX - UK - vinyl LP - £15.00, $18.30, €16.65 (New Item) (arrived 09-Nov-2019 16:38)
U2 The Joshua Tree (Classic 1987 UK 11-track LP co-produced by Brian Eno & Daniel Lanois, including Where The Streets Have No Name, I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For & With Or Without You, gatefold picture sleeve with fold-out illustrated lyric insert. The cover is Excellent with a few spots of paper wear & the vinyl grades EX/EX- with some minor hairlines not affecting play U26)
U2 - New Year's Day - Solid + P/S - UK - 7" vinyl - £10.00, $12.20, €11.10 (New Item) (arrived 08-Nov-2019 10:40)
U2 New Year's Day (1983 UK solid centre 7" vinyl single with the blue rim 'Sunburst' Island labels, also including Treasure [Whatever Happened To Pete The Chop], The picture sleeve shows some light ringwear scuffs and the vinyl looks barely played WIP6848)
U2 - Gloria - UK - 7" vinyl - £35.00, $42.70, €38.85 (New Item) (arrived 07-Nov-2019 13:06)
U2 Gloria (Original 1981 UK 7" single with red & black label design and intact four prong centre, also including I Will Follow - Live Version, band 'reflections' card picture sleeve. The sleeve shows just some light wear whilst the vinyl is in 'near as new' condition with very little signs of play WIP6733)
U2 - Rattle And Hum - EX - UK - 2-LP vinyl set - £25.00, $30.50, €27.75 (New Item) (arrived 04-Nov-2019 11:02)
U2 Rattle & Hum (1988 UK 17-track double vinyl LP with picture labels, including the radio friendly Desire, I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For, Angel Of Harlem and When Love Comes To Town. Complete with illustrated lyric inners, the comes housed within the gatefold picture sleeve with Anton Corbijn's stunning photography. The sleeve shows just a little light shelfwear and the vinyl remains in excellent condition with few signs of play U27)
U2 - The Unforgettable Fire - UK - vinyl LP - £12.00, $14.64, €13.32 (New Item) (arrived 04-Nov-2019 10:37)
U2 The Unforgettable Fire (1984 UK 10-track vinyl LP with picture labels, including the classic hit Pride [In The Name Of Love]. Housed in a textured picture sleeve which has the lyrics to 'A Sort Of Homecoming' on the reverse plus illustratedcredits inner. The sleeve has just a little shelfwear with a bit of edge scuffing, whilst the vinyl remains in excellent condition with few signs of play U25)
U2 - The Fly - UK - 12" vinyl - £12.00, $14.64, €13.32 (New Item) (arrived 30-Oct-2019 15:22)
U2 The Fly (1991 UK 3-track 12" vinyl single, also including The Lounge Fly Mix & Alex Descends Into Hell For A Bottle Of Milk / Korova 1. The matt picture sleeve displays some light general wear and the vinyl shows only light signs of play 12IS500)
U2 - Under A Blood Red Sky - 180gm - Sealed - UK - vinyl LP - £20.00, $24.40, €22.20 (New Item) (arrived 28-Oct-2019 12:24)
U2 Under A Blood Red Sky (Sealed 2008 UK 8-track digitally remastered LP pressed on 180gram Virgin Vinyl, originally released in November 1983 & consisting of live recordings from three shows on the band's 'War' Tour of Europe & America. Comes housed in a deluxe picture sleeve with a bonus CD of the album, still sealed in the original custom hype stickered shrinkwrap. The vinyl is mint)
U2 - The Unforgettable Fire - UK - 12" vinyl - £12.00, $14.64, €13.32 (New Item) (arrived 26-Oct-2019 14:48)
U2 The Unforgettable Fire (1985 UK 5-track 12" vinyl EP, also including The Three Sunrises, Love Comes Tumbling, Bass Trap and a live version of A Sort Of Homecoming recorded at Wembley. The glossy picture sleeve displays some light general wear and the vinyl shows only light signs of play, overall an excellent example 12IS220)