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U2 Discuss Playing In The Face Of Tragedy, Visit Site Of Terror Attack In Paris

U2 were scheduled to perform two shows at Paris's Bercy Arena on Saturday and Sunday, and they were rehearsing at the venue when terrorists attacked
Peter Helman | November 14, 2015 - 3:14 pm

U2 Cancel Paris Concert, HBO Special In Wake Of Terrorist Attacks

UPDATE: U2's shows at Bercy Arena have been rescheduled for Sunday, 12/6 and Monday, 12/7. The 12/7 event will be recorded and broadcast in America…
Peter Helman | November 13, 2015 - 10:20 pm

Bono Says U2’s Songs Of Experience Will Be Out Next Year

Perhaps it seems like U2's Songs Of Innocence only just popped up in your iTunes library unbidden, but in fact, that was over a year…
Caitlin White | September 18, 2015 - 1:25 pm

Watch U2 Play “Lucifer’s Hands” Live For The First Time, “One” Dedicated To Arcade Fire

During their second show at Montreal's Bell Centre last night, U2 played "Lucifer's Hands," one of the new songs included as bonus tracks on the…
Peter Helman | June 14, 2015 - 10:40 am

Bono Impersonator Gets To Sing Onstage With U2

UPDATE: An attendee tells us the iPhone was part of the show. Fake Bono was directed by Bono to hold the phone, and it was…
James Rettig | May 27, 2015 - 6:55 pm

Watch The Edge Explain His Fall Offstage On CBS Sunday Morning

U2 gave CBS Sunday Morning a look behind-the-scenes at their Innocence + Experience Tour, taking them under the stage to show off their impressively vast…
James Rettig | May 24, 2015 - 5:05 pm

Watch The Edge Fall Off The Edge Of The Stage At U2’s Innocence & Experience Tour Opener

U2 kicked off their Innocence + Experience world tour in Vancouver last night, and from the looks of this video, James Murphy isn't the only…
Caitlin White | May 15, 2015 - 10:25 am

Bono Recreated His Bike Accident With Jimmy Fallon For Tonight Show Sketch

Bono suffered a serious hand injury in a Central Park bike crash last year, one that he's still struggling with as U2 prepare to launch…
Chris DeVille | May 4, 2015 - 11:43 am

Bono Grappling With Hand Injuries, Working With Lamb’s Andy Barlow, Dying Hair Blonde

U2 are currently getting ready for their upcoming Innocence And Experience tour, and The New York Times caught up with them during their month-long rehearsals…
James Rettig | April 30, 2015 - 9:57 am

Bono Reviews His Year A To Z, Shares X-Ray Of His Titanium Elbow

Bono has had a roller coaster ride of a year between the (however troubled) release of Songs Of Innocence and the bicycle injury that left…
James Rettig | January 2, 2015 - 8:54 am

The Edge Details Bono’s Bike Injuries, Doesn’t Want More U2 Minus 1

Later this month, U2 were scheduled to play L.A. radio station KROQ's Almost Acoustic Christmas show, and it would've been a rare thing to see…
Tom Breihan | December 3, 2014 - 3:01 pm

Bono’s Bike Injury Is Severe, Will Require Intensive Therapy

Bono was injured while riding his bike in Central Park over the weekend, and his injuries seem to be pretty severe. Rolling Stone reports that…
James Rettig | November 19, 2014 - 8:54 am

Watch Jimmy Fallon Impersonate Bono, Play “Desire” With The Roots In U2’s Absence

Last Sunday, U2 announced that they would be unable to able to play a weeklong residency on The Tonight Show after Bono suffered a cycling…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | November 18, 2014 - 11:05 am

Bono’s In Surgery Following Cycling Accident, U2’s Tonight Show Residency Canceled

U2 were scheduled to begin a weeklong residency on The Tonight Show this Monday 11/17, but that's been scrapped due to a bicycle accident Bono…
Chris DeVille | November 16, 2014 - 10:01 pm

Band Aid 30 – “Do They Know It’s Christmas? (2014)”

The 30th anniversary anti-Ebola edition of "Do They Know It's Christmas?" debuted on The X Factor tonight. This latest version of the Sir Bob Geldof…
Chris DeVille | November 16, 2014 - 5:01 pm

Anti-Ebola “Do They Know It’s Christmas?” Is Happening With Bono, Sam Smith, Ellie Goulding, One Direction

A fourth version of the charity single "Do They Know It's Christmas?" by the rotating all-star cast known as Band Aid is in the works,…
Chris DeVille | November 10, 2014 - 11:38 am

Bono Backs Off Songs Of Innocence Apology, Defends Spotify

After U2 suffered massive backlash for sliding Songs Of Innocence into everyone's iTunes library without permission, Bono apologized for the stunt in a Facebook Q&A.
Chris DeVille | November 7, 2014 - 11:26 am

U2’s Concert Reviews: Bono Loves Future Islands, The Edge Thinks Neutral Milk Hotel Aren’t That Great

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…
Tom Breihan | October 31, 2014 - 11:23 am

Bono Explains Why He’s Always Wearing Sunglasses

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…
Tom Breihan | October 17, 2014 - 3:20 pm

Watch Bono & The Edge Play “Every Breaking Wave” On Italian TV

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…
Peter Helman | October 13, 2014 - 11:18 am
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