Sat, 24 Sep 2016 17:05:58 GMT
U2 have sampled Donald Trump during their first live performance of the year. The band were performing at the iHeartRadio Festival in Las Vegas last night , where they made their first appearance on stage since their 2015 world tour came to an end last October.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 13:04:55 GMT
Bono of the music group U2 performs at the 2016 iHeartRadio Music Festival - Day 1 held at T-Mobile Arena on Friday, Sept. 23, 2016, in Las Vegas.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 09:01:23 GMT
U2 held up the banner for rock 'n' roll for the finale at the sixth iteration of the sold-out iHEARTRADIO MUSIC FESTIVAL, which opened tonight at T-MOBILE ARENA in LAS VEGAS, the first of two evenings showcasing some of the biggest names in pop, hip-hop -- and, oh yeah, rock -- music. Check out the livestream tomorrow night on www.cwtv.com and follow the online discussion at #iheartfestival.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 20:47:01 GMT
Bono, lead singer of the legendary U2 and renowned philanthropist, loves America. By all appearances, he loves America more than her current president.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 16:31:06 GMT
Tonight is Bono for the hour. This year marks the 40th anniversary of the lead singer's legendary rock band U2.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 16:31:05 GMT
While the U2 frontman was in New York for the United Nations General Assembly, he opened up about what it would mean if the Republican nominee was elected president. "Look, America is like the best idea the world ever came up with," Bono - who was born in Ireland - told Charlie Rose.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 14:09:46 GMT
Donald Trump has "hijacked" the Republican Party and comes in as possibly the "worst" idea ever for America, the lead singer of the band U2 said. "America is like the best idea the world ever came up with," Irish singer-songwriter Bono told "CBS This Morning" in an interview that aired Tuesday.
Sat, 17 Sep 2016 18:47:40 GMT
Bono of U2 performs on stage during the Bambi Awards 2014 show in Berlin, Germany, on Nov. 13, 2014. GETTY IMAGES/Gisela Schober Bono was joined onstage by UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates for the second day of an international donor conference in Montreal that hopes to raise $13 billion to replenish the Global Fund for the fight against these three major infectious diseases.
Sat, 17 Sep 2016 14:51:38 GMT
A global initiative tackling three deadly diseases in developing countries will get a major boost of star-power in Montreal today. U2 frontman Bono will be speaking as the two-day conference by the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria continues.
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 03:49:44 GMT
The Eccles Theater began testing events Wednesday and will add itself to the many venues in Utah history when it opens next month to host all kinds of events, from rock concerts to musicals and more. Just as anywhere else, however, venues come and go - many after just a few years.
Mon, 12 Sep 2016 21:52:47 GMT
U2 frontman Bono is urging Justin Trudeau to resist ruling out a foreign-aid boost to help Canada meet a United Nations development target, even though the Liberal government has deemed it too ambitious. In an exclusive interview with The Canadian Press, the Irish rock star praised Canada for showing an openness to the world at a time when many countries have been retreating deeper into isolation.
Fri, 09 Sep 2016 19:46:36 GMT
Fascinating ideas were shared Saturday afternoon when TEDxLehighRiver held its first full-length public symposium at Miller Symphony Hall in Allentown. In the space of four years, Sarah Trimmer of Easton had two battles with breast cancer and a double mastectomy, lost both of her parents to cancer, got divorced and came out to her family as gay.
Thu, 08 Sep 2016 03:45:08 GMT
As leader of the anthemic Welsh rock group The Alarm, Mike Peters created some of the 1980s' most memorable songs, including "Spirit of 76," "Rain in the Summertime," "The Stand" and "Strength." Although they marched on some of the same hallowed ground as longtime friends U2, The Alarm never enjoyed quite the same success as their Irish counterparts.
Sun, 04 Sep 2016 05:17:54 GMT
By the mid 2000's, it started to become clear that an Alternative Rock scene that included any sense of "business as usual" was doomed to be received with indifference. Simply put, the industry forgot that this stuff was supposed to be "fun" - to listen to, to dance to, to just be around.
Thu, 01 Sep 2016 15:01:21 GMT
They flew. They lit up the darkness. They did not, however - could not, in fact - drive under their own power, yet they remain some of the world's best-known Trabants , and this fall one U2 fan hopes to gather all of the remaining East German Duroplast machines that served as fixtures for the band's ZooTV concert tour.
Thu, 01 Sep 2016 10:44:37 GMT
The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame will play host to one of the biggest U2 celebrations in recent memory later this month. The stage is set for "#U240Cleveland," a celebration of U2's 40th anniversary that will feature two days of festivities dedicated to the Dublin rock icons and 2005 Hall of Famers on Sept.
Thu, 01 Sep 2016 08:31:11 GMT
Scaggs and Miller had met in high school in Dallas. 1989: A judge in Dublin, Ireland, decided not to convict U2 bassist Adam Clayton of marijuana possession, even though he admitted to the crime.