"Acrobat" is a song by rock band U2 and the eleventh track from their 1991 album Achtung Baby.
It features 12⁄8 time signature and has The Edge playing a heavily distorted tremolo.
U2's approach to recording Achtung Baby had been to "throw out" all that they knew, to work with music they didn't know, in a place (Berlin) that they didn't know, and to re-arrange roles and responsibilities within the band. This was an alienating experience for long-time collaborator… read more
Don't believe what you hear
Don't believe what you see
If you just close your eyes
You can feel the enemy