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Jimmy_Vintage
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1987 U2 aka The Dalton Brothers Vintage Shirt

Post by Jimmy_Vintage »

Hello,

I came across this U2 Vintage shirt. I was wondering if anyone had more information about the shirt.

I know in 1987 during Joshua Tree Tour , U2 had dressed up has "The Dalton Brothers" and opened up for themselves three times during the Tour , impersonating a Country Band called The Dalton Brothers.

I was wondering if this shirt was sold as merch at venues during the tour?

how rare is this item?

and any other information would be great!

Thanks guys for reading!
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Re: 1987 U2 aka The Dalton Brothers Vintage Shirt

Post by jimmyj »

Very cool. This is a tee that has slipped by me - never seen it, or dont remember... I poked around and couldn't find any other examples of it.

I also noticed U2 tees have rebounded in value regularly fetching 100+ which has not been the case the last many years.

Theres a rare Joshua tree tee that just went for 350 - maybe this could come close. Usually when a fan sets out to buy a U2 shirt they want it to say U2...unless they dig obscure references or are collectors.

try 350 with offers and see what rolls in.
Jimmy J

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