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Ed Sheeran, U2 Cancel St. Louis Shows Amid Ongoing Violent Protests

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 14:43:47 GMT

Concert fans in St. Louis suffered a double disappointment last weekend after both singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran and Irish rock band U2 canceled planned performances in the city due to violent protests following the acquittal of a former white police officer in the shooting death of a black man. A statement from promoter Live Nation and U2 canceled their Saturday show at Dome at America's Center after stating that the St. Louis Police Department would be unable to provide full security for the artists and their audience, compounded by local private security not being staffed at full strength for the event.




Fall arts: Top 10 music picks

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 03:43:23 GMT

U2 will return to Qualcomm Stadium Friday. The Irish band has performed there twice before, although not in this century.




Names and faces

Sun, 17 Sep 2017 23:01:20 GMT

Jay Z performs during The Meadows Music and Arts Festival at Citi Field on Friday, Sept. 15, 2017, in New York.




Bono Hits the Town in L.A. After U2 Concert Cancellation in St. Louis

Sun, 17 Sep 2017 18:23:24 GMT

The U2 frontman caused a paparazzi meltdown at Craig's in WeHo and was happy enough to reminisce about a photo taken years ago ... a photo of Bono with bull horns. He was mum on the way out when paps asked about the unrest in St. Louis that caused U2 to cancel its concert.




Bono preach unity and love to a boisterous crowd at Arrowhead

Sun, 17 Sep 2017 13:44:41 GMT

Arrowhead Stadium is one of the biggest and loudest of its kind, but Tuesday night U2 turned the gargantuan sports venue into a church, a place of spirituality. Tuesday's show was U2's first in Kansas City since November 2001, and it showed many in the crowd of 40,000-plus hadn't seen the band in the interim.




Concerts canceled amid protests in St. Louis

Sun, 17 Sep 2017 09:17:47 GMT

In case you missed it: Ed Sheeran is the nicest guy in music. The Grammy-winning artist did yet another good deed when he helped his friend, Rixton's Jake Roche, propose to his Little Mix girlfriend Jesy Nelson on Sunday.




Police: 33 Arrests in St. Louis Protests Over Ex-Copa s Acquittal

Sun, 17 Sep 2017 04:54:28 GMT

Protesters blocked roads in St. Louis on Saturday evening on a second day of demonstrations after the acquittal of a former police officer who was charged with first-degree murder. One man told CNN's Ryan Young he was there to voice his frustration, though he didn't pinpoint why he was discouraged.




U2 Cancels St. Louis Concert Over Security Concerns Amid Violent Protests

Sun, 17 Sep 2017 00:34:39 GMT

The Edge, Bono, and Larry Mullen Jr. of U2 perform "Bullet The Blue Sky" on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on Sept. 7, 2017.




Black Lives Matter Forces U2 Concert To Be Canceled - Fans Are TICKED! [VIDEO]

Sat, 16 Sep 2017 20:11:45 GMT

If you bought tickets to watch U2 in St. Louis, you are going to be disappointed. Because of the violence from Black Lives Matter that is ensuing over Jason Stockley being found not guilty by a judge, it's called off.




U2 cancels St. Louis show due to protests

Sat, 16 Sep 2017 15:48:43 GMT

The Latest on protests over the acquittal of a white former St. Louis police officer in the killing of a black suspect : The Irish rock band U2 has canceled its Saturday night concert in St. Louis after police told concert organizers that they couldn't provide a typical level of security because of protests. Hundreds marched Friday after a judge acquitted a white former St. Louis police officer in the 2011 shooting death of a black suspect.




The Latest: U2 cancels St. Louis show due to protests

Sat, 16 Sep 2017 15:48:42 GMT

15, 2017, in St. Louis, after a judge found a white former St. Louis police officer, Jason Stockley, not guilty of first-degree murder in the death of a black man, ... . Police line up as protesters gather, Friday, Sept.




The Latest: U2 cancels St. Louis show due to protests

Sat, 16 Sep 2017 15:48:41 GMT

Police arrest a protester as protesters gather, Friday, Sept. 15, 2017, in St. Louis, after a judge found a white former St. Louis police officer, Jason Stockley, not guilty of first-degree murder in the death of a black man, Anthony Lamar Smith, who was fatally shot following a high-speed chase in 2011.




Bono to come to Dallas to receive leadership award from George W. Bush

Fri, 15 Sep 2017 17:16:29 GMT

The George W. Bush Presidential Center will add a rock star to the list of notable names its attracted since opening almost five-years ago. The center announced Friday that President Bush will award U2 frontman Bono the first George W. Bush Medal of Distinguished Leadership for his humanitarian work in Africa.




Stream U2 Vs. Kygo's 'You're The Best Thing About Me'

Fri, 15 Sep 2017 07:51:25 GMT

The Edge, Bono, and Larry Mullen Jr. of U2 perform "Bullet The Blue Sky" on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on Sept. 7, 2017.




U2 brings its 'Joshua Tree' 30th anniversary tour to the Superdome in New Orleans: First look

Fri, 15 Sep 2017 05:36:41 GMT

U2 members including Bono, lead singer, perform at the Superdome for their Joshua Tree Tour 2017, the 30th anniversary of their 1987 album, in New Orleans, La. Thursday, Sept.




U2 bringing an elaborate production to the Superdome on Thursday for...

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 03:25:23 GMT

The day before U2 headlines the Superdome, the band's longtime tour director, Craig Evans, leads a media tour of the elaborate stage production, which includes the largest video screen ever taken on tour, in New Orleans, La., Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017.




Bono and President send congrats to PictureHouse

Wed, 13 Sep 2017 22:47:11 GMT

U2 frontman Bono and the President of Ireland, Michael D. Higgins, have sent messages of congratulations to Dublin band PictureHouse who are celebrating 21-years since the release of their first album Shine Box. PictureHouse, fronted by Dave Browne, are celebrating a huge milestone this year - 21-years since their debut album Shine Box was released.