No compromise

Irish Times: No further talk of compromise as U2 defends its studio. The day before, at the completion of the first day of submissions, U2’s public relations company issued a statement which said U2 would “definitely consider moving to somewhere…

Super Bore

We can’t get particularly excited about U2’s Super Bowl appearance, because 1. we don’t like American Football and, 2. We won’t get to see the game. The boys appeared at a press conference to plug their gig. Sports Illustrated writer…

Do We Feel Loved? Do We Ever!

We’re not too proud to gloat: U2log.com won a Bloggie…

MTV Asia Awards

U2 have been nominated in the “Favorite Rock Act” category for the MTV Asia Awards, alongside Bon Jovi, Coldplay, Limp Bizkit and Linkin Park. The awards show will be held in Singapore on 2 Feb 2002, at the Singapore Indoor…

Save Hanover Studios

[ update 2pm: Four objections to the plans were lodged by U2, represented by solicitor Mr Christopher McGarry. Mr Harry Crosbie, who owns two adjoining studio warehouses, was also at the hearing today. THE DDDA stated the studios ‘are not…

Back in the USA?

[ update 29/1, U2tours.com reports a spokesperson for Interscope Records has denied these rumours ] U2tours.com comes up with a surprising rumour: “A source working at a well-known U.S. university tells U2tours.com that Clear Channel Entertainment is in negotiations for…

Catherine Owens

U2.com are featuring an interview with visual alchemist Catherine Owens, whose work on the Elevation tour was her third collaboration with the band. We learn that it was Adam Clayton’s idea to put the audience ‘in’ the stage. A catalogue…

Bill boosts Bono

Bill Clinton name checks Bono in his Richard Dimbleby Lecture (14 December 2001). “Last year we had this phenomenal global effort to reduce the debt of the poorest countries in the world, with everybody from the Pope to Bono to…

I’m Not Me, I’m Not Me

Oh, how we here at U2log.com envy the journalistic standards of the UK tabloid press…

Curry talk

Former VJ, now web entrepreneur Adam Curry mentions U2 briefly on his weblog. He writes about the failure of a recent on line chat with Dutch crown prince Willem-Alexander and his bride to be. KPN, who hosted the chat, say…