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Classic Crap – U2’s Worst Songs

It’s Irish Folklore week at Jack’s Summer School, and we’ve decided to take a close look at the works of legendary rockers U2. It’s easy to take a legendary band and point out their hits, […]

06/15/2011

Sir Elton John To Guest Edit British Newspaper

[lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Elton John[/lastfm] is taking a step away from his piano to be a guest editor for The Independent, a British newspaper. The issue runs on December 1, which is World AIDS Day.  All the […]

11/18/2010

U2 Inspired Spiderman Musical Debuts Single

In case you haven’t heard, Spiderman: Turn Off the Dark will be the newest installment in the Spiderman franchise. Folks may be surprised to find out that Turn Off the Dark is not another movie, […]

09/10/2010

Bono Has Tea With Russian President

What does it take to have a sit-down chat with [lastfm]U2[/lastfm] frontman [lastfm]Bono[/lastfm]? How about running a country of 141 million? Russian president Dmitry Medvedev had tea with [lastfm]Bono[/lastfm] on the eve of [lastfm]U2[/lastfm]‘s first ever show […]

08/25/2010

U2 Teams Up With … Jay-Z?

The biggest band in the world and the biggest rapper in the world look poised to rock the land down under this fall, as [lastfm]Jay-Z[/lastfm] will the special guest the [lastfm]U2[/lastfm] 360 tour through Australia […]

08/24/2010

U2: Heading Back To The Clubs?

It’s okay. Be honest. Pop was not [lastfm]U2[/lastfm]‘s finest hour, was it? The somewhat-cheesy, repetitive thump-thump-thump that was infecting Europe’s dance halls made it into tracks like “Discotheque” and “Do You Feel Loved?” and took […]

08/24/2010

Bono Picks Up Smoking Again

He’s fronted a band that has sold millions upon millions of albums. He’s become a voice in the world’s collective consciousness.  Oh yeah – and just this year he has rallied from a major back […]

08/18/2010

U2’s Spider-Man Musical Gets Opening Date

I know you’ve been dying of anticipation to see the Broadway-adapted Spider-Man musical swing into live action — who doesn’t want to see Spider-Man and the Green Goblin break out into a song battle of threatening jazz […]

08/11/2010

U2 At Turin: Two New Songs And Rebuilt Bono

Months ago, it had looked bad for [lastfm]U2[/lastfm], with [lastfm]Bono[/lastfm]‘s back injury forcing the Irish legends to cancel a full leg of its “U2 360″ tour. Last Friday, though, [lastfm]U2[/lastfm] got to put all of […]

08/09/2010

How Much Does Bono’s Back Cost?

As people grow older, back pains become more and more common. But for [lastfm]U2[/lastfm] frontman [lastfm]Bono[/lastfm] – or, more accurately, his insurers – a back pain mysteriously turned into a wallet-ache. How much did insurance […]

07/27/2010

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