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"Red Hill Mining Town" is the sixth track from U2's 1987 album, The Joshua Tree.

The song was initially intended to be the second single from the Joshua Tree album. However, the band later realized they would be unable to play it live every night (since the notes were too high for Bono). "I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For" was released instead. The song was never played live, although it was sound checked in November 1987

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From father to son
The blood runs thin
See faces frozen still
Against the wind

The seam is split
The coal face cracked
The lines are long
There's no…

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