Latest U2 News - Page 24


Hindu Leaders Urge Bono To Address Roma Issue

13th July 2009

Leading Hindus are urging U2 frontman BONO to focus his humanitarian efforts on the Roma apartheid in Europe in the hopes his support could end the suffering of displaced Indians.Religious leaders insist the alarming treatment...

Tagged in this article - ,

U2 Team Up With Peas

10th July 2009

U2 have paved the way for an unlikely pop pairing - the Irish rockers are to team up with the BLACK EYED PEAS for the American leg of their world tour.The With or Without You...

Tagged in this article - ,

U2 Blasted Over Touring Carbon Footprint

8th July 2009

Campaigning rockers U2 are wreaking havoc on the environment by jetting around the globe on tour each year - according to eco experts.Bono and his bandmates work tirelessly to help the poor in the developing...

Tagged in this article -

Gallagher Slams Bono And Martin

6th July 2009

OASIS rocker NOEL GALLAGHER has blasted U2 frontman BONO and COLDPLAY's CHRIS MARTIN - for turning their gigs into a guilt trip for fans.The Wonderwall hitmaker insists concert-goers don't want to hear about killer diseases...

Tagged in this article - , , , , ,

U2 Face Fine Over Tour

3rd July 2009

Irish rockers U2 are facing a hefty fine for breaching noise regulations during rehearsals in Spain for their world tour.The band kicked off their global trek in Barcelona on Tuesday (30Jun09), but spent days rehearsing...

Tagged in this article -

Bono Beams Into Space At Barcelona Gig

2nd July 2009

U2 thrilled fans at the opening night of their new world tour in Barcelona, Spain - by contacting space.Frontman Bono called up the astronauts on the International Space Station via satellite 30 minutes into the...

Tagged in this article -

Fascinating Fact 7617

1st July 2009

Irish rockers U2 dedicated the song ANGEL OF HARLEM to the late MICHAEL JACKSON as they kicked off their 2009 world tour in Barcelona, Spain on Tuesday (30Jun09).

Tagged in this article - ,

U2 Urge Fans To Join Political Fight

1st July 2009

U2 are urging their fans to don face masks at their upcoming shows - to highlight the struggle of a political prisoner in Burma.The Irish rockers are embarking on a mammoth stadium tour, which kicked...

Tagged in this article -

Wood's Tips For Bono

30th June 2009

EVAN RACHEL WOOD had harsh words for BONO and THE EDGE when she met them - she told the U2 stars to make their music less depressing.The actress is set to take on the role...

Tagged in this article - , , ,

Cumming To Play Spider-man Villain

29th June 2009

Scottish actor ALAN CUMMING has been confirmed as NORM OSBORN/THE GREEN GOBLIN in JULIE TAYMOR's ambitious new SPIDER-MAN musical.The actor will play the villain of SpiderMan: Turn Off the Dark on Broadway next February (10),...

Tagged in this article - , , ,

Bono's 'Independent' Wife

22nd June 2009

Bono wishes his wife wasn't so "independent".The U2 frontman fears his wife of nearly 27 years Ali Hewson doesn't need him as much as he needs her.The 49-year-old singer said: "Our relationship has changed a...

Tagged in this article - ,

Fergie's U2 Stress

16th June 2009

Fergie is worried about supporting U2 as she is such a fan.Black Eyed Peas are set to open for the 'One' rockers at five shows on their forthcoming world tour and the singer admits she...

Tagged in this article - , ,

Geeky Youths U2

12th June 2009

U2 were once "geeks" who use their music for "revenge".Singer Bono and guitarist The Edge have recorded lyrics and music for a stage production of 'Spider-Man' - due to open on New York's Broadway next...

Tagged in this article - , ,

Wood Confirms Spider-man Musical Role

11th June 2009

Actress EVAN RACHEL WOOD has signed to star as MARY JANE WATSON in the new SPIDER-MAN stage musical.Two months after the show's director Julie Taymor denied Wood would play the web-slinging superhero's love interest, the...

Tagged in this article - , ,

Dave Matthews Band Score Fifth Number One Album In A Row

11th June 2009

The DAVE MATTHEWS BAND has returned to the top of the U.S. album chart with their fifth consecutive number one debut.Big Whiskey and the GrooGrux King claims the third biggest opening week in 2009, behind...

Tagged in this article - , ,

Lionel Richie's Coldplay Hope

9th June 2009

Lionel Richie wants to sing with Coldplay.The 'Dancing on the Ceiling' hitmaker says he is a massive fan of Chris Martin's band and they are top of his collaboration wish-list.He said: "I love Coldplay. Those...

Tagged in this article - , , , , ,

Boyle Hires U2'S Financial Guru

8th June 2009

Scottish singing sensation SUSAN BOYLE has hired the man credited with making rockers U2 one of music's biggest moneymakers as her manager.The star, who took the world by storm with her extensive vocal range on...

Tagged in this article - ,

King's Wife Eyes Spider-man Role

4th June 2009

LARRY KING's wife SHAWN SOUTHWICK is in negotiations to secure a role in the new SPIDER-MAN musical on Broadway.The star was due to open for Danny Gans at a Las Vegas show this summer (08)...

Tagged in this article - , ,

Muse's Exciting Tour

3rd June 2009

Muse are promising an "exciting stage production" with their forthcoming tour.The British rockers - who recently announced they will be undergoing a 30-date tour this winter - have promised fans will not be disappointed with...

Tagged in this article - , ,

Policeman's Balls To Celebrate 30 Years At Film Festivals

2nd June 2009

The 30th anniversary of celebrity charity show THE SECRET POLICEMAN'S BALL is to be celebrated with film festivals in Los Angeles and New York.Funnyman John Cleese organised the first Ball in 1979 to raise cash...

Tagged in this article -

U2 Stun Baaba Maal Fans With London Encore

29th May 2009

U2 stunned world music fans in London on Thursday night (28May09) when they took the stage during a BAABA MAAL gig.Bono and his bandmates joined the African artist for his O2 Academy Shepherds Bush concert...

Tagged in this article - , ,

The Things They Say 12375

26th May 2009

"BONO has a huge heart and he's affectionate. In fact, we want to do something together in the future." BEYONCE is planning to duet with the U2 frontman....

Tagged in this article - , ,

Dizzee And Eminem Land Fastest-selling No 1s Of 2009

24th May 2009

Rappers Dizzee Rascal and Eminem have claimed the fastest-selling number one records of the year in the singles and album charts.Grime star Dizzee has shot to the top of the charts with new single Bonkers,...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , ,

Cruz Gathers Theron And Moore For Charity Dominoes Game

14th May 2009

PENELOPE CRUZ, CHARLIZE THERON, DEMI MOORE and husband ASHTON KUTCHER will pit their wits against one another at the Cannes Film Festival next week (18May09), when they take part in a charity dominoes game with...

Tagged in this article - , , , ,

Cowell Called Bono To Get One For Idol

13th May 2009

Music mogul SIMON COWELL was so desperate to hear his favourite U2 song performed on AMERICAN IDOL on Tuesday night (12May09) he asked BONO for special permission. Cowell wanted to see Idol competitor Adam Lambert belt...

Tagged in this article - , , ,

Eminem A Triple Threat On Late-night U.s. Tv

10th May 2009

EMINEM will follow U2, PRINCE and the WHITE STRIPES by staging a residency on late-night TV in America. The rapper will appear on Jimmy Kimmel Live! on 15 May and the 19 and 22 May (09)...

Tagged in this article - , , ,

Fascinating Fact 7300

5th May 2009

U2 frontman BONO has recorded a 14-minute poem he wrote about ELVIS PRESLEY. The epic recital will be broadcast on British radio next week (beg11May09)....

Tagged in this article - , ,

Fascinating Fact 7299

5th May 2009

U2 star BONO recently interviewed GEORGE CLOONEY for a CNN news special. The rocker asked the politically-motivated movie star if he'd ever truly considered running for office, to which Clooney replied, "I thought about it...

Tagged in this article - , , ,

Jagger & Stone To Re-team For Charity

5th May 2009

SIR MICK JAGGER is set to record a second collaboration with soul singer JOSS STONE for a new charity album. The Rolling Stones legend teamed up with Stone for 2004 track Lonely Without You, which was...

Tagged in this article - , ,

Glastonbury's Eavis 'One Of The Most Influential People On Earth'

1st May 2009

MICHAEL EAVIS, founder of the Glastonbury Festival, is one of the most influential people on Earth, according to Time magazine. Eavis, who divides his time between farming and putting on one of the world's most...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , ,

Advertisement

Editors Recommendations

'Big Eyes' Could Be Tim Burton's Finest Movie In Years

Big Eyes, the true story of painter Walter Keane, directed and produced by...

'Big Eyes' Could Be Tim Burton's Finest Movie In Years

Years And Years Aren't 'Precious' About Releasing Free Downloads

Hot on the heels of their recent tour supporting chart sensations...

Years And Years Aren't 'Precious' About Releasing Free Downloads

Subversively Witty 'Into the Woods' Was Worth the Wait

Nobody was quite sure about Into the Woods - a modern twist on several...

Subversively Witty 'Into the Woods' Was Worth the Wait

Is 'Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb' Any Good? "Meh"

We've got some serious heavyweight battles at the box-office this weekend...

Is 'Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb' Any Good?

Joel Edgerton "Felt Very Honoured" To Work With Ridley Scott

It's always good for actors and directors to get along on the set of a film...

Joel Edgerton

Sony Cancels The Release Of 'The Interview' Amid Hacking Threats

Just a little over a week before its scheduled release date and following apparent...

Sony Cancels The Release Of 'The Interview' Amid Hacking Threats
Advertisement

Madonna's Unfinished New Album Leaks Online

Madonna’s new album has leaked online in an unfinished form. The pop...

Madonna's Unfinished New Album Leaks Online

The 1975 Unveiled As The Hardest Working Band Of 2014

Normally the phrase ‘workmanlike’ is an unflattering adjective to describe...

The 1975 Unveiled As The Hardest Working Band Of 2014

Kasabian Receive Eight NME Awards Nominations

As if we didn’t know it already, it’s been a very good year for Kasabian. In addition to a chart-topping album...

Kasabian Receive Eight NME Awards Nominations


More recommendations

Advertisement