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It's become so easy, of late, to think of U2 in international-corporation terms that it's weirdly surprising to imagine them as human beings who listen to music sometimes. But in a new Rolling Stone…   Read Story »
Bono has worn goofy-looking sunglasses in just about every public appearance since, say, 1991. And if you've felt uncharitable, those sunglasses have been evidence of a truly inflated sense of…   Read Story »
Although they've already been busy inserting themselves into your iTunes library and making sure that their Grammy prospects look okay, U2 officially release their new album, Songs Of Innocence, in…   Read Story »
British trip-hopper Tricky was recently the subject of a documentary for FACT TV based around his new album Adrian Thaws. In the mini-doc, he talked about his experience collaborating with Damon…   Read Story »
U2 pulled a combination BeyoncĂ©/Jay Z just a few hours ago by dropping a surprise album complete with a big-budget endorsement deal. (They were paid for the albums that were creepily forced onto…   Read Story »
U2 were supposed to make a big return this year with a new Danger Mouse-produced album. They released the new single "Invisible," they shot a Super Bowl commercial, they made a music video, and they…   Read Story »
Next week, Abrams Books will release Lori Majewski and Jonathan Bernstein's Mad World: An Oral History Of New Wave Artists And Songs That Defined The 1980s. The book features interviews with 35…   Read Story »
Bono and Glen Hansard surprised shoppers on Grafton St in Dublin tonight, singing Christmas songs to raise money for homelessness. This is the fifth year in a row Bono has busked for charity on…   Read Story »
For the entire time he's been famous, U2 frontman Bono has been vocal in his support of the South African revolutionary turned president Nelson Mandela, and he worked closely with Mandela on various…   Read Story »
Cold Monday mornings aren't easy for any of us, and sometimes you need to treat yourself to the spectacle of Bono singing a drunk-wedding-singer rendition of Daft Punk's "Get Lucky." Fortunately,…   Read Story »