CAMERA NO GO

Our reader Wade is going to one of the Calgary gigs and he sent the venue an email to see what the policy was on pictures. This is their reply: “Thank you for your inquiry about the upcoming U2 show…

POLLY ON LINE

For those of you going to Miami who are bummed out about P.J. Harvey not appearing, you can watch her London show on line, the BBC reports.

MYTHMAKING

A look into the mad world inside Bono’s head: (from Rolling Stone, via U2.com) Bono says, during a break from rehearsals for U2′s upcoming tour. “There were shouts of, ‘What job?’ And I said, ‘Waddya mean, what job? THE job.’…

CAN CAN TO OPEN CANNES

Moulin Rouge to open Cannes film festival, report Reuters: The film, directed by the Australian Baz Luhrmann and also starring Ewan McGregor, revolves around the bohemian nightlife of the artist Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec and his absinthe-drinking friends. Bono, Gavin Friday…

HALL OF FAME

What took them so long? Finally some footage from last night’s Hall of Fame ceremony. Bono briefly appears twice in the clip. (thanks to Acrobat for the tip off)

GREENPEACE ON EARTH

From U2.com: Greenpeace, Amnesty International and Drop the Debt, three campaigning organisations long supported by U2, will be travelling with the Elevation 2001 Tour. Check out the new U2 area on the Greenpeace website.

WE’RE A CORPORATION…

Chuck reports there are 24 different items for sale on this tour including t shirts, jackets, tour books, and other ‘great surprises’… [info via mailing list]

MIRRORBALL

Before a flood of new tour photos come our way, just thought we’d dig into the archives and reminisce. Bono from ’92… by B.P. Fallon.

WHAT YOU MOCK

‘Absolute Zero’, an online cartoon/comedy thingy by Getmusic.com enjoy takin’ the mickey outta famous musicians. Watch Bono mutilate himself with a cd and be labelled a pile of steaming pretentious crap by ‘Ozzie the talking parrot’ and and ‘Vita, the…

LET THEM ENTERTAIN YOU

Entertainment Weekly have posted two keen photos of Bono (circa 1998) as a part of their feature on the Tibetan Freedom Concert photo-book. See him showin’ love for his peeps and showin’ love for his guitar. The photos were taken…