Early U2 concert contract

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Early U2 concert contract
« on: February 20, 2020, 11:03:48 AM »
Someone posted this on twitter. Looks legit. Now, just imagine the LN contracts they have these days.....  ;D

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Re: Early U2 concert contract
« Reply #1 on: February 20, 2020, 11:10:28 AM »
Very, very cool. I like that beer is part of the contract...my kind of gig!
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Re: Early U2 concert contract
« Reply #2 on: February 20, 2020, 11:11:35 AM »
I can guess what a humper is, but that term is interesting and certainly cold be taken differently.  And no, I am not 12 year old.   8)


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Re: Early U2 concert contract
« Reply #3 on: February 20, 2020, 11:15:55 AM »
I can guess what a humper is, but that term is interesting and certainly cold be taken differently.  And no, I am not 12 year old.   8)


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Re: Early U2 concert contract
« Reply #4 on: February 20, 2020, 11:28:46 AM »
Two humpers must be available becore and after the show. Lol.

Gonna guess those would be folks to lug gear. Never heard that term though.

In addition to sandwiches and beer, "minerals" is listed. Mineral water? I dunno, seems odd to me.

Great contract, plain language, simple, covers expectations. Takes me back to see typewritten letters on that sort of paper.

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Re: Early U2 concert contract
« Reply #5 on: February 20, 2020, 11:42:42 AM »
Maybe Adam was still managing them that far back? I don't know...
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Re: Early U2 concert contract
« Reply #6 on: February 20, 2020, 11:47:50 AM »
Contract specifies to pay one Paul McGuiness the night of the gig in cash  8)

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Re: Early U2 concert contract
« Reply #7 on: February 20, 2020, 11:51:44 AM »
Duh...didn't see that. Thanks!
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Re: Early U2 concert contract
« Reply #8 on: February 21, 2020, 09:20:56 AM »
Yeah, 'minerals' - water and fizzy drinks (eg: Cola, lemonade etc) back in the day. 

But now that term would mean plant based or super healthy water based drink.

Yes, a 'humper' is someone to carry gear on and off the stage (aka loading crew these days).

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