U2 kicked-off their eXPERIENCE + iNNOCENCE world tour in the US state of Oklahoma on Wednesday night, with the band playing some songs live for the very first time.

Wednesday night's show at Tulsa's Bok Center began with two songs from the band's new album Songs of Experience, Love Is All We Have Left and The Blackout.

The setlist spanned U2's career

The setlist spanned U2's career with Beautiful Day, I Will Follow, Sunday Bloody Sunday, Vertigo and One among the favourites performed on the night.

However, there were no songs from The Joshua Tree, following the band's 30th anniversary shows last summer to mark the record's release, which saw them perform the classic album in full.

The tour continues across North America until early July

The tour continues across North America until early July and then resumes in Europe at the end of August, with dates in Belfast and Dublin in October and November.

U2 will be back home later this year

The Setlist:
Love Is All We Have Left 

The Blackout 

Lights of Home

Beautiful Day (with Many Rivers to Cross snippet)

All Because of You

I Will Follow (with Mother snippet)

The Ocean

Iris (Hold Me Close)

Cedarwood Road

Song for Someone

Sunday Bloody Sunday (acoustic)

Raised by Wolves

Until the End of the World





You're the Best Thing About Me (acoustic)

Staring at the Sun (acoustic)

Pride (In the Name of Love)

Get Out of Your Own Way

American Soul

City of Blinding Lights

Who's Gonna Ride Your Wild Horses


Love Is Bigger Than Anything in Its Way

13 (There Is a Light)