NFL PARTY

Further to those rumours, as previously reported, regarding U2 performing at the NFL kickoff party in Times Square. It appears U2 will not be making an appearance. Instead we’ll have to make do with some Bad Medicine. Despite a published…

The Sweetest Things

Producer, engineer, drummer Chris Vrenna talks about remixing U2 (amongst other things) at Apple.com in ‘The Confessions of an audio-addicted Tweaker’: “When Vrenna was asked to remix some music for the

Happy Birthday, Summer Rules

Did we mention U2log.com’s two years old? We didn’t. Because we forgot. Well, here’s to us, here’s to U2 and here’s to our loyal readers. Special thanks to all of you who take the trouble sending in news items. We…

Square Sept 5?

The NYPost says the city of New York is planning a Times Square party on September 5 to kick off the NFL season. “Sources said U2, which played at this year’s Super Bowl, has already been lined up, and other…

BEST OF DVD

DVD.net.au, a website dedicated to new and upcoming DVD’s, has U2’s Best Of 1990-2000 DVD listed for a December 2 release.

No Play

U2achtung reports on a copy of U2’s new single ‘Electric Storm’ which (by way of a birthday present) has allegedly ended up in the hands of a BBC DJ. Island records have informed the BBC they will not be allowed…

Please Release It

BobGeldom.com, a fan run site, is trying to get ‘Live Aid’ released on DVD. You can support the effort here.

Best Live Poll

Yes, it’s another spine tingling poll at Rolling Stone. ‘What’s the best live band on the planet.’ Choose between Dave Matthews Band, Bruce Springsteen, U2 and Pearl Jam. It appears ‘the planet’ means USA and Ireland.

The artists have left the city

Our correspondent in Dublin reports that after another all nighter studio session till Sunday morning, all of the band have now left Dublin for a month long holiday.

Best of done

More news from the studio in Dublin: On Friday, Bono – on his way to the airport – told fans that work on the “Best Of” compilation was completed that day at 6 AM.