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Bono Bans Donald Trump From U2 Shows

Bono has banned Donald Trump from attending U2's concerts in America. The Irish rocker doesn't have any problem with supporters of the US President coming to his band's show, but he won't have the 70-year-old...

U2'S Bono Makes Up U2 Lyrics

Bono makes up the lyrics to most of U2's songs. The Irish rock band's frontman has confessed that when he's on stage he changes the words to their biggest hits as he goes along as...

U2 Reportedly Accused Of Stealing Elements Of A Song For Their Single The Fly

U2 have reportedly been accused of stealing elements of a song for their single 'The Fly'.The Irish rock band - comprised of Bono, The Edge, Adam Clayton, and Larry Mullen Jr. - released the single,...

U2 To Play New Songs Whilst On Joshua Tree Anniversary Tour?

U2 are hoping to premiere ''one or two songs'' from their upcoming album whilst on their 'Joshua Tree' anniversary tour.The rock band - comprised of Bono, The Edge, Adam Clayton, and Larry Mullen Jr. -...

Adam Clayton: 'Music Can No Longer Change Politics'

The Irish band, fronted by activist rock star Bono, have often melded politics with their music and notably addressed armed conflict in Northern Ireland with their 1983 hit Sunday Bloody Sunday. More...

U2 Delayed New Album Due To Donald Trump's Election Win

The band's guitarist The Edge, real name David Howell Evans, said that the band were putting the finishing touches to a new album, titled Songs of Experience, when the controversial billionaire's shock win...

Liam Gallagher Blasts Noel For 'Brown Nosing U2'

Liam Gallagher has blasted his brother Noel Gallagher for ''brown nosing'' U2.The 49-year-old guitarist was announced as the main support act to the Irish rock band on their forthcoming 'The Joshua Tree Tour' on Monday...

U2 Announce The Joshua Tree Tour 2017

U2 have confirmed the dates for 'The Joshua Tree Tour 2017'.The legendary Irish rock group - comprised of Bono, The Edge, Adam Clayton and Larry Mullen Jr. - will perform a number of shows to...

The Edge Surprises Dublin Students At Graduation Ceremony

The guitarist stunned students at the British & Irish Modern Music Institute Class of 2016 celebration last Thursday (03Nov16), when he took to the stage to deliver the commencement speech, in which he...

U2 Pen Farewell Track To Beloved Irish Radio Station

Dublin-based TXFM began blasting out rock tunes to its audience across Ireland in 1996, when it was known as Phantom FM, but went off the air on Wednesday (26Oct16) due to financial problems....

Irish Rocker Rory Gallagher To Be Honoured With Belfast Statue

Belfast City Council planning officials gave a proposal for a monument outside the city's Ulster Hall the go ahead on Tuesday (19Oct16). Gallagher, who died in 1995, performed regularly at the hall...

U2 Announce New Album And Tour

U2 have announced a new album and accompanying world tour.The group haven't yet finished the follow-up to 2014's 'Songs of Innocence', but singer Bono, 56, has confirmed it will be on its way soon and...

U2'S The Edge Performs At The Sistine Chapel

The Irish band's lead guitarist, whose real name is David Evans, sang four songs on Saturday night (30Apr16) for about 200 participants of a conference on regenerative medicine, which took place inside the Vatican in...

The Edge Supported By U2 At Father's Funeral

John Garvin Evans died on Saturday (16Apr16) at the Bons Secours Hospital in Dublin, following "a long and courageous battle with illness", according to a family notice published on The Irish Times website....

The Edge Mourning Loss Of Father

John Garvin Evans died on Saturday at the Bons Secours Hospital in Dublin, Ireland following "a long and courageous battle with illness", according to a family notice published on The Irish Times website...

The Edge Falls Off The Edge, Harry Loses His Style: The Five Funniest Falls Of 2015

Losing ones footing and falling flat is pretty much the one thing you can guarantee you have in common with the biggest celebrities. It's funny when your pal does it, and it's funny when a...

The Edge Wins Approval For Major Property Development In Malibu

U2 guitar player The Edge has won approval to construct five massive hilltop mansions in Malibu, California, concluding a long-running dispute with nearby residents and environmentalists concerned about the impact on wildlife.The musician, whose real...

The Edge Wins Battle To Build New Complex Overlooking Malibu

Officials at the California Coastal Commission have unanimously approved his project, which the guitarist first announced several years ago. Environmental leaders and residents objected to his plans, insisting they would destroy the...

'Security Breach' Causes U2 To Postpone Stockholm Show

U2 were force to cancel Sunday night’s concert in Stockholm, Sweden, following a security breach at the show’s venue, The Globe. The band who are currently on the European leg of their ‘Innocence and Experience...

Jimmy Fallon Needs More Surgery

Jimmy Fallon needs more surgery on his injured hand.The 'Tonight Show' host came close to having his finger amputated in June following a freak accident at the home he shares with wife Nancy Juvonen and...

The Edge Gives Away Daughter At Tuscan Wedding

The guitarist wore his trademark beanie black hat and a three-piece suit as he proudly accompanied the model, who is in her thirties, before she tied the knot with her childhood sweetheart Jamie...

Ono And Bono Unveil Tapestry In New York Honouring John Lennon

A tribute to the late John Lennon was unveiled in New York on Wednesday, with a tapestry unveiled in a ceremony attended by a number of stars including Lennon’s widow Yoko Ono and U2 stars...

U2 Stars Join Yoko Ono For John Lennon Celebration

Lennon endured a long legal battle to live and work in the States after officials attempted to have him deported to his native Britain in the early 1970s, but he eventually had the deportation order...

Yoko Ono Unveils John Lennon Green Card Tribute

Yoko Ono unveiled a tribute to John Lennon in New York City on Wednesday (29.07.15) to mark the 40th anniversary of him becoming an American resident.The 82-year-old artist, the widow of the Beatles legend, unveiled...

Jimmy Fallon Joins U2 Onstage At New York Gig

Jimmy Fallon showed that he’s fully recovered from the nasty accident in which he nearly lost his finger by joining U2 onstage at their Madison Square Garden gig last night.Having been photographed without his cast...

U2 Auctioning Signed Guitar For Charity

U2 are auctioning off a signed guitar for charity.The 'With or Without You' hitmakers - featuring Bono, The Edge, Adam Clayton and Larry Mullen Jr. - have each scrawled their autographs on the instrument, which...

Chic Joined On Stage By Sam Smith And Cara Delevingne

Chic featuring Nile Rodgers were joined on stage by Cara Delevingne and Sam Smith in London yesterday (21.06.15).The 'Le Freak' band performed a set packed with their greatest hits at Barclaycard British Summer Time in...

U2 Cut Back Tour Set Due To Bono's Injury

The Irish rocker suffered multiple fractures and breaks to his left arm, elbow, finger and an eye socket when he fell off a bike in Central Park in New York in November (14),...

Bb King Was A 'Guitar Genius'

Bono thinks B.B. King was a ''guitar genius''.The 55-year-old U2 star has paid a glowing tribute to the late blues singer-songwriter, who passed away earlier this month, and also revealed B.B. and his band-mate The...

Bono: Grief Inspired My Music

Bono's early music was inspired by ''grief''.The 55-year-old U2 rocker - who's fronted the Irish rock band since 1976 - has revealed he used music to help cope with the emotional turmoil caused by his...

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