There is something magical that happens when a U2 tour begins. In the life of a fan, it’s the time when vacations are planned, bank accounts are drained, guitar chords are learned and scores of women brush up on their belly dancing. For the media, it’s a race to get the best Bono sound bite, […]
You gotta be happy if you’re a U2 fan in or around Omaha and Ottawa. It’ll be U2’s first show ever in Omaha (first show in any part of Nebraska, for that matter) and their first show in Ottawa since 1985. Nice….
Greetings, In the nine hours since we last posted, we’ve learned a few things: The band members weren’t at the venue today, but they’re coming soon! 17 trucks are being used to transport the eqiupment for the show. The stage is rumored to be as we expected – a target-shaped, layered structure (we say “rumored” […]
U2 in Vancouver – loading in to the arena Originally uploaded by atu2. We’ve added a couple photos from this afternoon to @U2’s Flickr Group. More to come tonight or tomorrow as Teresa and Tassoula keep us updated.
This is good. Parenthetical Ellipses Redux has some thoughts on who could replace Pope John Paul II. Talk about a funky pontiff….
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 […]
Got this in my email today. What a novel concept — get tickets to your fanclub directly, without having to deal with the Ticketmaster mess. ————- Our New Presale Method Explained: We need you to tell us: – What show you want to buy tickets for, and – How many tickets you want for that […]
From the latest Entertainment Weekly: The twitchy nuclear paranoia of U2’s “Seconds” still hits a raw nerve today. For proof, look no further than Rogue Wave‘s indie-rock rendition of Bono & Co.’s vintage political anthem.