Check out the footage of the U2 singer going in on what Nile Rodgers called the “most influential song of his career.”
Their June 5, 1983 concert at the Red Rocks amphitheater in Colorado would prove an important step in taking them from their underground roots and their Springsteen-ian ambitions. They filmed the show for a live “home video” (as they were called in those pre-DVD days), Live At Red Rocks; two of the songs from that would also be used for the Under A Blood Red Sky EP (which also included performances recorded in Boston and Germany).
Michael Stipe is one of many fellow musicians, actors and designers participating in an auction from Re/Create New York for Hurricane Sandy relief. Others participating include Kanye West, Anne Hathaway, Julianne Moore, Selena Gomez, Marc […]
U2 has always made it worth their fans’ while (and money) to join their fanclub. Last year, they offered a 2 CD box set of live tracks from their recent U2360 tour, called U22, exclusively to fan club members. This year, they’re offering even more performances from that tour, on a single 15-track CD called Edge’s Picks. As the name suggests, the tracklist was selected by U2 guitarist The Edge.
[getty id="41147" title="Ethan Miller / Getty Images" src="http://cbs931jackfm.files.wordpress.com/2011/06/114507735.jpg?w=385&h=293"] 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 […]
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 […]
[lastfm]U2[/lastfm] has already famously contributed a track to a comic book movie (“Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me, Kill Me” from the Batman Forever soundtrack in 1995). But with Spider-Man, the band’s contributed…an entire Broadway […]
As you may have heard, Bono had to undergo emergency back surgery, forcing [lastfm]U2 [/lastfm] to postpone their entire US tour until 2011. The band was nice enough to post updates on their website addressing the situation. […]