War On Aids

In today’s The Sun, Bono writes an article on war on AIDS. Read it here.

Punk Rock made on Venus

Talking about the new album to VH1, Bono’s quoted saying: “It’s full-on, a full-throttle record. It’s like punk rock made on Venus. It is a mad sound The Edge is making. People are saying, ‘Bono, people are sick of you….

MusiCares: Stars Tribute Bono in New York

Some details, pictures and reviews of Bono and The Edge’s appearance at the MusiCares Person of the Year tribute honouring Bono on Friday at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York, are available from U2tours.com. The pair performed That’s Life,…

Christianity Today wants their Bono nakedly pious

Christianity Today dives into the enigma that is Bono, with no less than three articles concerning the singer appearing in their magazine this week. Bono’s American Prayer takes a look at who Bono is, where he’s coming from and what…

The Overdog

“It’s not about dreaming, it’s about doing. You start with your imagination like John Lennon did, but then you have to walk out onto the street and actually make it happen. You can’t fix every problem, but the ones you…

Rock and Relief

“Zeal, charm, audacity and bravado” are the skills Bono possesses, writes Edna Gunderson. The USA Today music critic recently interviewed Bono in Dublin for a Grammy Magazine feature that underlines why he is being honored by MusiCares this evening. They…

Bono and Edge Film Today Show Appearance

This morning around 11 a.m., Bono and Edge arrived at NBC Studios with Paul McGuinness and Dallas Schoo to film an appearance on the TODAY show. After a brief interview with both Matt Lauer and Katie Couric, Bono and Edge…

Bono’s Response to Nobel Nomination

Bono is “delighted and humbled” to be nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize, a source close to U2 has told The Mirror. “Bono doesn’t see his work fighting AIDS or having Third World debt dropped as worthy of award, but…

Damian Rice covers I Still Haven’t Found

Hot Press poll favourite Damian Rice has done a cover of I Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For. You can download this live recording from “Eskimo Friends” a fan site.

Shades on the Block

The Recording Academy is auctioning a pair of Bulgari blue sunglasses worn by Bono, along with a black leather case signed by The Man at eBay. The auction proceeds will benefit MusiCares, the organization that is honoring Bono later this…