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Mercy…Merci!

Greetings from a rainy, icy and darn-right cold Portland, Oregon! Yes, ice your only rivers *do* run cold! But enough about the weather…. On behalf of everyone on the @U2 staff, I would like to thank everyone who braved the ice storm to come out to celebrate our 10th birthday with us. We had over […]

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Bono at Cohen film premiere

Bono Originally uploaded by Delineated. Bono attended and spoke at the premiere tonight of “Leonard Cohen – I’m Your Man” during the Toronto International Film Festival. Flickr user Delineated was there and shared a half-dozen shots of Bono in @U2’s Flickr Pool! Thanks D!

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Vertigone Recap

Thanks to EVERYONE (everyone…every…one) who came out to celebrate @U2’s birthday, U2’s coming to Boston, and the conclusion of the African Well Fund’s annual “Build a Well for Bono’s Birthday” Campaign. Thanks to the generosity of so many U2 fans, the African Well Fund folks were able to raise a record-breaking $26,000+ to help people […]

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Vertigo's Eve Party Round-up

Thank you to EVERYONE who came out to support our sold-out event at the San Diego Hard Rock Cafe! We were able to raise $3500 with your help in support of the African Well Fund’s “Build a Well for Bono’s Birthday campaign.” Your generosity will allow for at least 2 wells to be built in […]

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San Diego Pre-Show Entertainment

Thanks to everyone who bought tickets for the @U2 Vertigo’s Eve party! We are still sold out for the event. However….if you’d like to see The Joshua Tree, they’ll be all over San Diego on Monday, March 28. Here’s some info from them: ————————– The Joshua Tree is pleased to announce that we will be […]

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Interviews from the Red Carpet

Although U2 didn’t make their way down the red carpet last night, I was lucky enough to speak with Rob Thomas of Matchbox Twenty, Amy Poehler of Saturday Night Live, and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductee Percy Sledge. What follows are transcripts of those interviews. Rob Thomas Tassoula: You just mentioned [to another […]

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Bono and Ali at Saks?

Ali’s clothing line ‘Edun’ is launched at Saks on Friday March 11th. Rumours are circulating that Bono and Ali may appear at Saks Fifth Avenue Store in New York on March 11th to help promote the launch. Timing of a possible visit is unknown – possibly late afternoon or after 7pm. The Edun range will […]

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@U2 Vertigone Party….Preview

The end WILL be as fun as the start! For those coming to Boston to take in U2 at the new TD BankNorth Garden, @U2 has a special event just for you! (The Fleet Center’s name is changing because Bank of America merged with Fleet Bank and no longer wanted to support the naming rights […]

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