Sun, 19 Feb 2017 02:33:55 GMT
In a few months, U2 are heading out on a tour celebrating the 30th anniversary of their 1987 classic The Joshua Tree . And in support of that, U2 fansite @U2 reports, they're going to release an updated version of album track "Red Hill Mining Town" helmed by English producer Steve Lillywhite.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 22:28:04 GMT
U2 frontman and human-rights activist Bono met with Vice President Mike Pence in Munich on Saturday to thank him for his past work in securing funding for HIV/AIDS assistance efforts in developing nations, telling the vice president that "we really appreciate" past efforts in support of the President's Emergency Plan For AIDS Relief, or PEPFAR. "You're the second-busiest man on earth," Bono said of Pence, before noting that "twice on the House floor you defended [PEPFAR] - that's how we know you."
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 14:22:07 GMT
The AT&T priority ticket pre-sale begins February 20 and Citi cardmembers can take advantage of a special pre-sale opportunity beginning February 22. OneRepublic frontman Ryan Tedder rocks Civic Center Park in front of the City and County building during the National Football League kickoff event at Civic Center Park September 08, 2016. Their newest album Oh My My , featuring the hit singles "Wherever I Go", "Kids" and new single "Let's Hurt Tonight", was released previous year and debuted at #3 on the Billboard Top 200 Album chart.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 01:12:05 GMT
The official music video for Sturgill Simpson's "All Around You" is premiering today and can now be viewed HERE . Matt Mahurin, who collaborated with Simpson on the videos for " Brace For Impact " and " In Bloom ," once again directed the piece.
Mon, 13 Feb 2017 22:54:43 GMT
U2 's Bono and The Edge are featured in the new documentary Eagles of Death Metal: Nos Amis , which premieres tonight at 10 p.m. ET on HBO. The film explores the aftermath of the November 13, 2015, terrorist attack at the indie-rock band Eagles of Death Metal 's show at the Bataclan concert hall in Paris, their guest appearance at a U2 show in the French capital the following month and their eventual return to the city for a full performance in February 2016.
Mon, 13 Feb 2017 20:47:01 GMT
To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: FILE - In this Sept. 23, 2016 file photo, The Edge, from left, Bono and Adam Clayton of the music group U2 performs at the 2016 iHeartRadio Music Festival in Las Vegas.
Fri, 10 Feb 2017 12:55:05 GMT
A work of art owned by U2 bassist Adam Clayton is expected to fetch A 1.2 million at auction. The star, 56, has owned the Jean-Michel Basquiat self-portrait Untitled , in which a tear drops from the artist's eye, for more than 25 years.
Fri, 10 Feb 2017 10:40:42 GMT
The Grammys have been around now for almost 60 years; the 59th edition of the famed music awards show emanates Sunday night from Staples Center in Los Angeles.
Mon, 06 Feb 2017 14:52:47 GMT
It stands to reason that this U2 clip from Werchter in July of 1982 would be familiar to anyone who saw the band in Louisville at the old Louisville Gardens just a few months before. I wasn't among them; the band only came to my attention with the release of War the following year.
Sat, 04 Feb 2017 04:28:44 GMT
The night before an attacker was thwarted at the Louvre, the Eagles of Death Metal gathered in Los Angeles to screen the doc about their experience returning to Paris following the Bataclan terrorist attack. On Nov. 13, 2015, the band was playing a set at the Bataclan when three gunmen entered the theater and opened fire on the crowd, killing 89. The massacre was a part of a larger, coordinated attack that occurred throughout Paris.
Thu, 02 Feb 2017 15:44:52 GMT
With a Joshua Tree 30th anniversary tour on the horizon, Colm O'Callaghan takes a cold, hard look at The Biggest Rock 'n' Roll Band In The World and asks: where do U2 go from here? The announcements in early January that U2 were parking the release of an intended album and were instead loading their bases to tour The Joshua Tree on the occasion of the thirtieth anniversary of its issue, won't have taken regular watchers of the veteran band by surprise. Songs Of Experience had initially been touted as a quick-fire follow-up and companion piece to 2014's Songs Of Innocence , even if more specific detail wasn't forthcoming, a tack favoured by a band that, even now, likes to play with a closed hand.
Wed, 01 Feb 2017 02:04:35 GMT
SEPTEMBER 23: Recording artists The Edge, Bono and Adam Clayton of U2 perform onstage at the 2016 iHeartRadio Music Festival at T-Mobile Arena on September 23, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. LOUISVILLE, Ky.
Tue, 31 Jan 2017 17:00:38 GMT
John Kelly meets U2's Adam Clayton on The Works Presents, while the BBC gets all historical about Sicily. Buona visione! John Kelly returns for a new, eight-part run of his show where he interviews faces from the worlds of film, literature, music and theatre.
Tue, 31 Jan 2017 12:33:42 GMT
Adam Clayton dodged the notorious London city centre traffic by taking the Tube to U2's gigs in the O2, the musician reveals on tonight's The Works Presents on RT One. In an interview due to air on Tuesday at 11.10pm, the world-famous U2 bassist says he made the journey to the gigs without getting any hassle, and even Instagrammed the experience.
Mon, 30 Jan 2017 23:42:12 GMT
Famed COLORADO-based rock concert promoter BARRY FEY will be the subject of an upcoming documentary, "Rockfather Rockumentary: The Life And Times Of Barry Fey," currently in production. BARRY promoted almost a thousand shows at the RED ROCKS AMPHITHEATRE in MORRISON, CO, through his company FEYLINE, for 30 years from 1968 to 1997.
Mon, 30 Jan 2017 14:44:44 GMT
Tickets go on sale Friday, Feb. 3 at 10 a.m. at all Ticketmaster locations and ticketmaster.com . Ticket prices start at $35.
Fri, 27 Jan 2017 23:49:01 GMT
'25' may be the second-biggest album of the millennium, but historic precedent and voter sentiment suggest that BeyoncA© is the clear frontrunner for Grammy's top award. Her album 25 has earned 10.4 million equivalent album units in the United States, according to Nielsen Music, of which 9.2 million were in traditional album sales.