Thanks to @U2 reader Nick Kawaler for sharing these Songs Of Innocence-themed iPhone wallpapers with us, and inviting us to share them with you. The first one might work best as your lock screen image, but feel free to download any/all of them and test to your heart’s content.
One band. One city. One time period. Two new books. You probably know about North Side Story: U2 in Dublin, 1978 – 1983. It’s the brand-new limited-edition book U2.com is offering as this year’s thank-you gift for subscriptions to its fan club. Editor Niall Stokes collected Hot Press articles and then added some new interviews, lots of great [...]
Looking for a great gift for U2 fans this holiday season? Our friend Gary at Rock Art Picture Show has a special offer just for @U2 readers. Actually, it’s two special offers and the one that applies to you depends on where you live. U.S.A.-based fans: You’ll get FREE SHIPPING when you order three (3) [...]
How would you like to have a wall in your house covered with perfectly framed U2 album cover art? You could just have your favorite U2 albums on the wall or, like me, you could go all the way and put every U2 album on display in order — like this: That’s one of the [...]
Staffer Aaron J. Sams found the official 2012 U2 calendar on sale in a local music store, bought it, and shared a couple photos. So, we’re sharing them with you. This is the “Behind 360″ calendar and there also might be a separate, non-360 calendar, too. Not sure about that. But this one looks pretty [...]
This week’s edition of Entertainment Weekly features a piece called “Dining With The Stars”. It features 11 celebrity-owned restaurants in the greater New York City and Los Angeles areas. It states “think star maps …for your stomach.” Of interest to us here is the eatery that has been given the honor of the “Best [...]
Saw this a couple days ago while walking through the kitchenware section at Target. Pint glasses — The Beatles, AC/DC, Rolling Stones, Pink Floyd, and Bob Marley. Where are the U2 glasses? A set of four — one with each band member. It’s perfect! I’d totally buy a set. Admit it … you would, too.
For the collectors and enthusiasts, here is an assortment of merchandise available at the Foxwoods Theatre for Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark. Programs and a few other types of merchandise did not arrive in time for the opening preview performance. The merchandise staff said that everything will be available for purchase on the broadway show’s [...]
A few years ago a friend “borrowed” my soft cover version of this striking photo-essay of a book that includes Bono’s National Prayer Breakfast speech from 2006. It was just yesterday that I finally felt it was time to tell him to go ahead and keep it and get me a replacement. I looked it [...]
There are a few things that may not be blatantly obvious about @U2′s iPhone app, so I’d like to use this post to show you how it works and hopefully answer any questions you may have had. I’ll include a few screenshots to illustrate what I’m talking about. After you download the app and install [...]