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Q Magazine's U2 Special

25 years celebrated with a new album

  • 20/10/11
  • Sinead Garvan
u2 on q magazine cover

Jack White, Patti Smith, The Killers and Snow Patrol are just some of the big acts who have contributed to a unique cover of U2's Achtung Baby.

Q Magazine have compiled the album called Ahk-toong Bay-bi Covered  to celebrate their 25th anniversary.

Other artists involved are Depeche Mode, Garbage, Gavin Friday and Glasvegas.

Listen below to Q Magazine's editor Paul Rees.

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Here's the tracklisting in full:

Nine Inch Nails - Zoo Station
U2 (Jacques Lu Cont Mix) - Even Better Than The Real Thing
Damien Rice - One
Patti Smith - Until The End Of The World
Garbage - Who's Gonna Ride Your Wild Horses
Depeche Mode - So Cruel
Snow Patrol - Mysterious Ways
The Fray - Trying To Throw Your Arms Around The World
Gavin Friday - The Fly
The Killers - Ultraviolet (Light My Way)
Glasvegas - Acrobat
Jack White - Love Is Blindness

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