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Mark, My Words: why I share Julian Casablancas’s technophobia

I first lost faith in technology when U2’s ‘Songs Of Innocence’ appeared on my phone. It’s still there, and yes, I know there's a...

Slooshy this – 15 artists inspired by ‘A Clockwork Orange’

Welly, welly, welly, welly, welly, welly, well! Aren't we in for a treat? Yes, prepare yourselves for another dose of the old ultraviolence as Stanley...

Mark, My Words: I found the future of music venues (in the only LA...

What the hell am I doing drinking in LA at 46? This town is made of bars like scornful exes; every one of them...
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Is this the end of U2? Bono says the band are “going away now”

Bono alluded to what might be the end of U2, speaking onstage at the final date of the band's 'Experience + Innocence' tour in...

Watch U2 perform ‘Dirty Day’ for the first time in a quarter-century

U2 dusted off the track 'Dirty Day' for the first time in 25 years at a home city show in Dublin on Friday. Check...
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Bono says Brexit is a “loss of shared dreams, shared strengths”

During U2's O2 Arena show last night (October 23), Bono commented on Brexit, saying it was a "loss of shared dreams, shared strengths." The band are...

Watch U2 deliver an emotional tribute to victims of the Manchester bombing on the...

U2 have paid tribute to the victims of the Manchester Arena terrorist attack last night (October 19), during the opening night of their UK...
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Watch U2 perform ‘The Unforgettable Fire’ and ‘Stay (Faraway, So Close!)’ for first time...

U2 surprised fans with some live rarities on Sunday (September 30), as they dusted off 'The Unforgettable Fire' and 'Stay (Faraway, So Close!)' for...

Bono reveals he ‘nearly ceased to be’ during recent health scare

U2 frontman Bono has revealed that his recent health scare was a "brush with mortality" in which he "nearly ceased to be". Bono's health scare...
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Bono says Pope Francis is “aghast” about Irish church’s sexual abuse crisis

Bono has met with Pope Francis at The Vatican, disclosing that the latter is "aghast" at the sexual abuse crisis in the Irish church. The...