Mon, 17 Apr 2017 02:32:04 GMT
U2 are releasing a new version of The Joshua Tree track "Red Hill Mining Town" as part of the album's big 30th anniversary extravaganza. The new mix by producer Steve Lillywhite features re-recorded vocals from Bono and emphasizes the brass band backing courtesy of the Arklow Shipping Silver Band.
Sun, 16 Apr 2017 09:09:00 GMT
Album art has always played an important role in how certain music was received. The best album covers are often as much a part of the whole work as the music itself.
Fri, 14 Apr 2017 21:20:14 GMT
When the Grammy-winning artist Kendrick Lamar's fourth studio album, "Damn," arrived Thursday night , his legions commenced celebrating the Compton rapper's lyrical chops and acrobatic turns of phrases. But they also started poring over the album credits and liner notes: Lamar's wordplay is equaled by his skills as a talent scout and collaborator with a finely tuned ear for producers and samples.
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 01:51:43 GMT
Lorde had to find a new New York studio to work in earlier this year after rockers U2 inadvertently kicked her out of the venue she had been using. The New Zealand pop star used the Big Apple as her base while recording songs for her new album Melodrama, and she became a frequent visitor at a studio in Manhattan's Greenwich Village.
Wed, 12 Apr 2017 23:28:03 GMT
In an article by New York Times writer Jonah Weiner, the Kiwi musician revealed members of U2 showed up and booted her out of her recording space. The incident nearly led to a fight with U2 guitarist The Edge, who she spotted at a gym later that afternoon.
Wed, 12 Apr 2017 03:19:34 GMT
Imagine the hubris. We can argue all day about the relative merits of U2's last 20 or so years of recorded music, but U2 remain probably the biggest rock band on the entire planet.
Tue, 11 Apr 2017 21:48:28 GMT
Kendrick Lamar just released the artwork for his new upcoming album and it features Bad Girl Riri and Irish rock band U2. The fourteen track album titled Damn, a title which we love by the way, shows that the rapper has Rihanna featured on a track called Loyalty and U2 on a song called XXX.
Mon, 10 Apr 2017 18:34:32 GMT
According to an enterprising fan on Reddit , if you pre-order ALBUM on iTunes, you can see its songwriting credits, and track 11 lists "P. Hewson, D. Evans, A. Clayton and L. Mullen," otherwise known as Bono , The Edge , Adam Clayton and Larry Mullen Jr. It's unclear whether U2 contributed to the writing or recording of the song, or if Kendrick merely used a U2 sample.
Sat, 08 Apr 2017 16:12:23 GMT
Bono delivered a passionate reading of Allen Ginsberg's Gulf War-era anti-war poem "Hum Bom!" in a new video for Poetry in America. Bono delivered a passionate reading of Allen Ginsberg's Gulf War-era anti-war poem "Hum Bom!" in a new video for Poetry in America, Pitchfork reports .
Sat, 08 Apr 2017 02:51:30 GMT
The Good Friday service will be accompanied by U2 songs in lieu of traditional hymns, and is performed by a live band, according to a news release about it. The church is located at 4202 S. Broadway Ave. "We have been surprised and pleased by the increasing popularity of this event," the Rev.
Fri, 07 Apr 2017 17:21:37 GMT
While fans may still have another grueling week to wait for Kendrick Lamar's next studio album, details on the project are gradually coming to light. Thanks to a clever Reddit user who pre-ordered the album, the production credits for Kendrick's currently untitled album have been made public.
Fri, 07 Apr 2017 08:15:23 GMT
Hey I'm Scott Clark and this is the Sonic Cafe. Welcome to episode 31. This time our eclectic music mix covers over fifty years.
Thu, 06 Apr 2017 18:00:41 GMT
David Howell Evans aka The Edge and Bono of U2 perform onstage during the 2016 iHeartRadio Music Festival - Night 1 held at T-Mobile Arena on Sept. 23, 2016 in Las Vegas.