Clueless

U2 are reportedly agonizing over the title of their much-anticipated new album. Bono told the Sunday Mirror that he “doesn’t have a clue” what to name the album. “I still don’t know if it is a boy, or a girl,…

How Bono staged the Hume and Trimble handshake

A new unauthorised biography of David Trimble details how Bono got the Northern Irish Unionist leader to shake hands with his political opposite John Hume. Initially contacted by the SDLP to lend support to Hume and the 1998 ‘Vote Yes’…

Counterculture Club

Fans will have the opportunity to understand what Bono means when he says U2 come from punk rock with the future release of Punk: An Attitude. The DVD and TV documentary traces the history of the punk movement and chronicles…

Tell it to ’em straight

There’s an amusing shot from U2’s HQ in Dublin at U2achtung.com at U2achtung.com: ‘More work…‘

Bono denies Live Aid II rumour

Bono has dismissed reports earlier this week that he’s planning to organise ‘Live Aid II’: “At this point there are no plans for a Live Aid 2. It’s always there in the background but right now, no. Right now we’re…