Q New Media Editor / Chris Bundas –
U2 surprised the music world with a gift yesterday, releasing a new full-length studio album on iTunes titled “Songs Of Innocence” — and are giving it away for free.
The free iTunes album will run until Oct. 13. The album, produced by Danger Mouse and recorded in Dublin, London, New York and Los Angeles, contains 11 songs and runs approximately 48 minutes.
A ”deluxe” double album version will soon be available, containing acoustic versions of songs from the record as well as four additional tracks: Here is the track list for Songs Of Innocence:
“The Miracle (of Joey Ramone)”
“Every Breaking Wave”
“California (There Is No End To Love)”
“Song For Someone”
“Iris (Hold Me Close)”
“Raised By Wolves”
“Sleep Like A Baby Tonight”
“This Is Where You Can Reach Me Now”
Here is video of U2 performing at Apple’s unveiling of its iPhone 6 and Apple Watch yesterday: