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U2 are the kind of band that doesn’t so much release albums as release events. In the context of their career, that means various things at various times. There’s their sheer popularity, the result of which is that a U2 album can’t really be minor even if the band tried to make it so: It… More »

If anything big came out on Thursday evening, you’ll note that it’s not on this list. I wrote this yesterday afternoon, as I am now on a plane to Chicago for the Pitchfork Music Festival. If you see me there, say hi; I’ll be the tall guy. Even without any late-breaking additions, this was a… More »

Another Record Store Day has come and gone, and now we get to sit back and watch the lucky few who managed to snag exclusive releases turn them around on eBay for much more than they originally paid. We looked at auctions that had at least one bid — meaning that they will more than… More »

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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

Watch Patti Smith Sing With U2 In London

Patti Smith joined U2 onstage last night in London to perform two of her classic songs. Bono began the duet with a solo rendition of…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 30, 2015 - 9:43 am

Watch Noel Gallagher Join U2 On “I Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For” In London

Noel Gallagher is not a fan of many things, but one thing he is a fan of is U2. He really likes U2! He attended…
Peter Helman | October 26, 2015 - 10:29 pm

U2 – “Song For Someone” Virtual Reality Video

U2 already made two videos for “Song For Someone,” a track from their dumpster-fire 2014 album Songs Of Innocence. The first one starred Woody Harrelson,…
Tom Breihan | October 26, 2015 - 10:00 am

U2 & Apple Launch The Experience Bus

U2 fan site @U2 reports that U2 and Apple have teamed up on something called the Experience Bus, which was unveiled outside London's O2 Arena…
Peter Helman | October 25, 2015 - 6:33 pm

Watch U2 Play 3 Songs And Get Teased By A 5-Year-Old On Revived TFI Friday

TFI Friday revived for a one-off special featuring Liam Gallagher and Roger Daltrey back in June, but now the UK music and talk show is…
Peter Helman | October 17, 2015 - 12:03 pm

Tonight’s U2 Concert Evacuated Amid Security Threat

U2’s concert in Stockholm, Sweden tonight was evacuated and cancelled due to a security threat, NME reports. Although initial reports mentioned unconfirmed rumors of a…
Peter Helman | September 20, 2015 - 7:59 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

U2 – “Song For Someone” Video (Version 2)

The video for U2's "Song For Someone" off their new album Songs Of Innocence was widely publicized: It was teased, billed as a short film,…
Caitlin White | August 27, 2015 - 2:16 pm

Hear U2 On Scott Aukerman & Adam Scott’s U Talkin’ U2 To Me Podcast

It seemed inevitable that Scott Aukerman and Adam Scott's ostensibly U2-themed podcast U Talkin' U2 To Me would eventually have the band itself on as…
James Rettig | August 6, 2015 - 10:13 am

Watch U2 Perform With Bruce Springsteen In NYC

U2 finished up an eight-night stand at Madison Square Garden last night. It had already been a pretty action-packed run -- the band trotted out
Peter Helman | August 1, 2015 - 1:04 pm

NYC U2 Fans Boo Woman Who Helped Bono After His Bike Crash

Last night, U2 played the seventh night of an eight-night stand at Madison Square Garden. (Our own young classic rocker Ryan Leas reviewed one of
Tom Breihan | July 31, 2015 - 8:54 am

Watch U2 Play “Two Hearts Beat As One” For The First Time In 26 Years

The North American leg of U2's Innocence + Experience tour has already been eventful. The band are currently playing eight nights at Madison Square Garden,…
Caitlin White | July 28, 2015 - 10:26 am

U2 @ Madison Square Garden, NYC 7/26/15

On one of the screens outside Madison Square Garden last night, there was an image that slid through between every couple of ads: an image…
Ryan Leas | July 27, 2015 - 1:48 pm

Watch Lady Gaga Join U2 In NYC

U2 continued their eight-show run at Madison Square Garden tonight, and they brought out a special guest. Lady Gaga came out to perform "Ordinary Love,"…
Peter Helman | July 26, 2015 - 10:17 pm

Watch U2 Play “October” For The First Time In 26 Years

As a part of their Innocence + Experience tour, U2 just launched an eight-show run at Madison Square Garden last night. True to the tour's…
Peter Helman | July 19, 2015 - 10:31 am

U2 – “Song for Someone” Video (Feat. Woody Harrelson)

U2 debuted a short film/music video for their Songs Of Innocence track "Song For Someone" last night during SundanceTV's season premiere of Rectify, which is…
James Rettig | July 10, 2015 - 10:15 am
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