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Bono Marks World AIDS Day on ABC-TV

Today is World AIDS Day, and Bono showed up this morning on ABC’s This Week news program. George Stephanopoulos did the interview with Bono last week during the preparations for that big (RED) auction in New York City. Nothing much new that U2 fans haven’t heard before, but here’s the video: Unfortunately your browser does [...]

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Bono's Cameo on Arcade Fire Special

It’s almost like Bono’s making a point of catching up with U2′s former Vertigo tour opening acts this week. After he appeared on David Letterman’s show with Kings of Leon Thursday, he surprised everyone by popping up on a trippy-weird-random Arcade Fire TV special that aired immediately after the season premiere of SNL (where they [...]

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Bono's Intro To Dierks No Surprise

Many in the U2 community were a bit surprised at Bono’s videotaped introduction of Dierks Bentley at last night’s Academy of Country Music Awards ceremony. What many did not realize is that they have built a friendship through their shared interest in philanthropy and music. Bentley recorded “Pride (In The Name Of Love)” with fellow [...]

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U2 Weekend on Phantom 105.2

Phantom 105.2 Dublin,  U2 Weekend is happening this weekend and to celebrate on Sunday night there will be 2 hour documentary on the making of Achtung Baby, along with live tracks from Zooropa and AB, and an interview with U2 Manager Paul McGuinness.  Details below!   http://www.phantom.ie/onair/cat-shows/phantomdrive/achtung-baby-is-all-grown-up/

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Pop Culture Throws Wrench in U2 Diet

I may have mentioned this before, but if I haven’t—whenever the U2 tour makes its way back to my continent, I start a self-imposed diet from listening to them until the last few weeks before the shows. Why on earth do I do this? Because just hearing one note of any of their songs sends [...]

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All U2 All St. Patrick’s Day

Want some great background music to go with your green beer? Seattle-Tacoma radio Station GenX 104.9 is going “all U2″ on Mar. 17 in honor of the Irish holiday. If you’re in Western Washington, tune in at 104.9 fm; elsewhere you can listen live via their media player on the Internet.

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