(PHOTO) When U2 Only Grossed $2,500 Per Show By Matt McGee on February 20, 2012 in Tours & Live Shows, Video/Audio/Photo @U2 reader Denise L. sent us a link to this image below showing the balance sheet when U2 played Bogart’s in Cincinnati in April 1981. (It’s part of a slideshow about renovations at the club.) U2 played to 420 people that night and the show grossed $2,520. Tickets were only $6 each. Amazing to think that 10 seats (in some sections) on the U2 360 tour grossed about the same as that show way back when….