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Bono turns up on old Orbison demo

Roy Orbison’s Mystery Girl is being rereleased with bonus material in celebration of the album’s 25th anniversary. Orbison died of a heart attack just days after finishing studio work on this highly-praised record, so the celebration is even more meaningful. One of the anniversary package’s bonus features includes a previously unreleased demo of Orbison working on […]

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Bono Goes for a Bike Ride? Really?

A gossip site called The Superficial published this photo of Bono riding a bike somewhere near his summer home in Eze, France. I kinda like how the folks at U2 Achtung phrased it: Incroyable! Bono en parfait cycliste dimanche dernier! Incroyable / Bono on a bike last Sunday! Unbelievable pic.twitter.com/6iwBq9XQIC — U2 Achtung (@U2Achtung_) July […]

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Photog: "Bono Has … a Bison Head"

“Bono’s actually — even though he’s small, he has this huge — like a bison head, this really big head.” Poor Bono! That’s how photographer Gregory Heisler describes Bono in a video explaining how he put together the cover shot that TIME magazine used when it named Bono, Bill Gates and Melinda Gates as “persons […]

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[VIDEO] Bono Busking 2012: Behind the Scenes

Thanks to @u2_news on Twitter for pointing out this neat video that offers a behind-the-scenes look at the annual Christmas Eve busking session that Bono and several Dublin singer friends did back on December 24th (of course). It runs about 15 minutes. You’ll see Bono rehearsing with the other artists early on in the video, […]

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