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Spider-man Set For June Return To Broadway

19th April 2011

U2 stars Bono and The Edge's troubled Spider-man musical will relaunch in June (11).The producers of Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark have announced the show will return to the New York stage on 14 June...

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Glastonbury Festival Releases Full Line Up

14th April 2011

Glastonbury festival has today (14.04.11) announced its full festival line up, confirming U2, Coldplay and Beyonce Knowles as this year's headliners.The festival confirmed the line-ups for 15 stages which will run over the three main...

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U2 Overworked 'Get On Your Boots'

13th April 2011

U2 admit they can overwork their songs in the studio. The Irish group's bass player, Adam Clayton, claims their 2009 single 'Get on Your Boots' "confused people" because it was so deeply layered, and since...

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U2 As Big As They Could 'Ever Get'

12th April 2011

U2 are "at the absolute limit" with their 360 Degree tour, and are "as big" as they could "ever get". The 'Vertigo' rockers were declared to have the highest grossing tour ever - beating a...

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U2 As Big As They Could Ever Get

12th April 2011

U2 are "at the absolute limit" with their 360 Degree tour, and are "as big" as they could "ever get". The 'Vertigo' rockers were declared to have the highest grossing tour ever - beating a...

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Liam Gallagher Swaps Wild Ways For 'Spiritual' Side

11th April 2011

Liam Gallagher has "connected" to his spiritual side.The Beady Eye frontman has put his hard living rock star ways behind him ahead of his 40th birthday next year and hinted he is now seeking religious...

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U2'S Sci-fi Sound

7th April 2011

U2's next album will be "sci-fi".The 'With or Without You' group, fronted by singer Bono, worked with Lady Gaga producer RedOne on tracks for their next record, resulting in a "futuristic" sound.RedOne said: "Bono described...

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Ben Barnes Wants Wild Image

2nd April 2011

Ben Barnes wants to be a reformed hell-raiser - without having to be a party animal.The 30-year-old actor hates his current image and would love to have a reputation for being wild, but hates going...

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Bono And The Edge Rally Spider-man Cast

11th March 2011

U2 rockers Bono and The Edge held a pep talk with castmembers of their troubled Spider-man musical on Wednesday (09Mar11) to reassure them of their faith in the show following the departure of director Julie...

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Bono & Spielberg Up For Gorbachev Award

10th March 2011

Bono and Steven Spielberg are among the nine nominees up for an annual award handed out by former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev.Google boss Sergei Brin and former Brazilian leader Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva are...

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Producers Won't Turn Off Broadway Superman

10th March 2011

Costs continue to mount for Broadway's Spider-Man Turn Off the Dark , with the production's budget soaring towards that of a blockbuster Hollywood movie -- with only one theater to recoup the investment. Published reports...

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Another Delay For Spider-man Amid Overhaul Reports?

10th March 2011

U2 stars Bono and The Edge's ill-fated Broadway musical is set for a major overhaul, which could delay the official start date of the troubled production by another three months.Previews of Spider-Man: Turn Off The...

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Julie Taymor Says Spiderman Musical Is Not Quite There

3rd March 2011

Julie Taymor, the director of the Broadway musical 'Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark', has admitted that the production is 'not quite there'.Julie Taymor, the acclaimed American theatre director, has spoken of her struggle with 'Spider-Man:...

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Bono Checks Out Spider-man Again

2nd March 2011

U2 star Bono was in the audience for Tuesday's (01Mar11) preview of Spider-man: Turn Off The Dark to see if the troubled Broadway show is ready for its opening night.The rocker wrote the music and...

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U2 Confirmed As Glastonbury Headliners

24th February 2011

U2 have confirmed they will headline this year's Glastonbury festival. Guitarist The Edge revealed the Irish group will top the main stage on the Friday night of the iconic event in June, a year after...

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U2 Confirm 2011 Glastonbury Slot

24th February 2011

U2 guitarist THE EDGE has confirmed the band will be headlining at this year's (11) Glastonbury festival - a year after they were forced to pull out of a historical performance at the English event...

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Bono: 'Song Controversy Has Been Stirred Up'

17th February 2011

BONO is furious at the fuss surrounding comments he made about an anti-apartheid song, insisting the furore has been "stirred up".The U2 frontman gave an interview in which he is said to have commented on...

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Coldplay Confirmed As Glastonbury Headliners

15th February 2011

Coldplay have been confirmed as headliners at this year's Glastonbury festival. It has long been rumoured the 'Viva La Vida' group would be one of this year's top acts, but no official statement had been...

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Bono Causes Controversy In South Africa

14th February 2011

U2 frontman BONO has sparked anger in South Africa after allegedly speaking out in favour of an anti-apartheid song which is said to promote violence against the country's white community.The Irish rockers have taken their...

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Beyonce Knowles To Headline Glastonbury?

8th February 2011

Beyonce Knowles and U2 are reportedly set to headline this year's Glastonbury Festival.The 'Halo' singer and the Irish rockers - who were forced to pull out of their headline slot last year because of a...

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U2 To Return In May?

1st February 2011

U2 will reportedly release their new album in May. The Irish group have been recording their 13th album - which has the working title 'Songs of Ascent' - with producer and musician Danger Mouse and...

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Bono Asks Guetta To Work With U2

24th January 2011

Dance star DAVID GUETTA has landed a superstar collaboration for his next project - rocker BONO wants him to produce some tracks for U2's new album.The French DJ/producer has already established himself as a top...

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David Guetta 'Honoured' To Work With U2

24th January 2011

David Guetta is looking forward to the "challenge" of producing U2. The French DJ confirmed he has been approached by the Irish rockers about making tracks together, and wants to take part in their next...

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The Things They Say 19934

21st January 2011

"These are my superpowers... When I look through these glasses every problem is solvable; I'm tall... I can't let them go." U2 star BONO on his trademark sunglasses.

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Adam Clayton Became A Father Last Year

17th January 2011

U2's Adam Clayton secretly became a father early last year. The bassist - who was previously engaged to supermodel Naomi Campbell and later split from Susie Smith, his girlfriend of 10 years, months before they...

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Fascinating Fact 10661

14th January 2011

U2 record producer STEVE LILLYWHITE has been drafted in to work on Broadway's troubled SPIDER-MAN musical. SPIDER-MAN: TURN OFF THE DARK features a scored written by BONO and THE EDGE.

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Bono's Stake In Facebook Quadruples In Value

14th January 2011

BONO's decision to invest in Facebook.com has paid off - the U2 frontman's share in the social networking site is now worth $728 million (£485 million).The rocker purchased 1.5 per cent of the company for...

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Bono's Daughter Dating Actor Lafferty?

30th December 2010

BONO's teenage daughter EVE HEWSON is dating ONE TREE HILL hunk JAMES LAFFERTY, according to a U.S. report.Actress Hewson, 19, and Lafferty, 25, were spotted getting close as they watched the Leopardstown Horse Races with...

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Fascinating Fact 10563

28th December 2010

U2 rocker BONO braved the cold on Christmas Eve (24Dec10) to perform with singer/songwriters Damien Rice and Glen Hansard on the streets of Dublin, Ireland. The trio thrilled onlookers on Grafton Street with their performance,...

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The Things They Say 19578

22nd December 2010

"I know I can be a pain in the a**e. I have an annoying gene; it's in my DNA - I even annoy myself. When righteous anger turns to self-righteous, projectile vomit is the right...

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