Chass (sapphires13) wrote in u2,
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I was going to bother you all with some more ridiculous U2 conspiracy theories (YAY!) but I came up with something cooler. Somehow or another, I did a full run-through of Zoo Station, basically commenting on every little thing in the song. It's quite funny, and shows I have nothing else to do while waiting for laundry to dry.


0:00-0:03
CLINK CLINK CLINK CLINK CLINK

0:03-0:08
Those first beautiful riffs

0:09-0:13
tap tap tap tap... tap tap tap tap

0:13-0:30
Things are beginning to come together

0:30-0:45
Enter Larry (with a bang!), and the intro really comes together

0:45-0:58
Enter Bono, making Bono noises

0:59-1:26
Bono tells us that he's ready. Okay, Bono. Also, take notice (Achtung!) Larry carries the verse, but you can hear Adam quite well too.

1:27-1:28
"Uh-huh." See? Bono agrees with me. Also another great Edge riff here.

1:29-1:44
Second verse. Bono ends it with a "Yea."

1:45-1:58
I love the choruses in this song. Bono's not even singing, he's just speaking quietly. But we get Bono noises in the background.

1:59-2:27
Hmmm, I wonder if I like this verse better than the first one? I know I like how Edge butts in at 2:13.

2:28-2:43
More Bono speaking and Bono noises. I love the way Bono breathes out the words "the line" in the first bit. Also, "Zoo Statiooooon" get sung this time, not spoken.

2:44-3:00
Bono tells us that it's alright, it's alright, it's alright, hey baby, hey baby, it's alright, it's alright. I call this practice for Mysterious Ways and Ultra Violet (Light My Way) ;P

3:01-3:05
"Uh-huh." See? He's agreeing with me again! He also tells us that we can turn it up. Okay, Bono.

3:06-3:21
Bono tells us why time is a train. I love how his voice drops for the last line.

3:22-3:51
Okay, this time around, he's actually singing. Plenty of "Zoo Statiooooon"s and Bono noises in the background though.

3:52-4:07
Okay, he's back to speaking, and there are no more Bono noises, but we still get plenty of "Zoo Statiooooon"s.

4:08-4:35
The outtro, Bono takes a break while Edge, Adam, and Larry close the song up seamlessly.
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