Ok, they're bloated, pretentious, sanctimonious, hypocritical and Bono's the biggest arsehole since that bloke who shot Bambi's mother - and have been since they walked out into the desert and discovered the Joshua Tree in the mid-eighties but once upon a time . . . (catch the Simple Minds reference there?) - there was U2 performing 'Gloria' at Red Rocks:
And still one of my all time favourite videos, to boot.