Kewl Promo Gear

U2tour.de has pictures of some cool Best of promo gear: t-shirt, Zippos, calendar, post-its, mouse pad and leather jacket.

Salon’s Sexy Mofo

Salon’s looking for the world’s sexiest man, and its readers were loud and clear in their choice: Russell Crowe, “The thinking woman’s bastard.” Salon’s staff, however, would rather take a Mick than go down under. One voting staff member put…

25 Years revisited

We received a second translation of Bono’s French article. Interestingly, in effort to bring back some of Bono’s original writing, the author has partly translated this word for word, and partly replaced it with previous quotes of Bono’s. (updated again…

The Geek Squad

The Geek Squad is a 24 Hour Computer Support Task Force. They worked on the Elevation tour, and they want you to know it. This is the space where we’d crack a joke about it, but it’s Fridayevening and it’s…

U2 Rawk Top 90

And in further inconsequential European news, U2 made it to #3 in Dutch radio station 3FM’s Top 90 of the 90’s, by listener’s choice. It’s a rock infested list, with the first dance track (Faithless’ brilliant “Insomnia”) only coming in…

25 ans d’engagement par Bono

Bono’s written an article for VSD magazine in France. It’s in French. If you can’t read French, you could Babelfish it, but that just makes it worse. Ah well, we’re sure someone will eventually come up with a translation. Scans…

Edge gets Framed

Edge talks about new Irish bands in the latest Hot Press: Hot Press: Are any new Irish bands floating your boat at the moment? Edge: “At the Hot Press Awards there were a couple of bands that I thought were…

Bono and Bruce photos

U2France.com has some pictures of Bono and Bruce together on stage in Miami.

Beautiful Dre

Rumour: Bono was in a Burbank, CA recording studio yesterday to record a song with Dr. Dre for the halftime Superbowl show. Allegedly.

Video Stars

U2Star‘s video of the week is currently the short flick, Sightings of Bono, done by (the now seemingly defunct) Allirelandmusic. We previously reported on this as being underwhelming, but you can be the judge.