My friend Gillian is in Vancouver to see the concert. Have fun, Gill!

U2 shoots new video in Vancouver
U2 announced today that they are shooting their latest video at GM Place in Vancouver.
In a last-minute email from, the band invited fans to come down to the arena on Wednesday (Apr. 27) to take part in the live video for their upcoming single, “City of Blinding Lights.”
The first 4,000 fans (as of 3 p.m. Pacific Time) were to be issued a ticket to a reserved seat surrounding the stage.
The video is being helmed by French directors Alex and Martin, the pair behind U2’s Grammy-winning video “Vertigo.” Their resume also includes The White Stripes, Kylie Minogue, Air, Jane’s Addiction and Noir Desir.
U2 play two sold-out shows at GM Place tomorrow and Friday.