MIAMI PICTURES

Thanks to ‘bonovation’ for this link to a handful of pictures taken in Miami.

THIS IS NO REHEARSAL

@U2 have collected details of all the rehearsals on this page.

A WHIFF OF COLOGNE

Deutsche Grundlichheit: there are STILL tickets available for the second gig in Cologne on 01-07-13. Although the german tour sold out in 57 minutes, tickets can still be bought via credit card directly at the Cologne arena telephone hotline. Call…

DO YOU HAVE A TICKET, MISS?

We’d not heard of Nelly Furtado but she will support U2 after The Coors and before PJ Harvey. Ah, someone’s set up a weblog. Gives us an idea…

CHRIS BLACKWELL ISSA VAMPAIA

Watch Bono induct the founder of Island Records, the ‘unemployable’ flip flop wearing Blackwell into the Hall of Fame.

BERLIN

Tickets for the gig in Berlin are still available from: www.frankfurt-ticket.de. SPOILER Reports from U2s rehearsals in Miami are favourable, they have been doing different sets & different orders for each rehearsal and songs like Kite, Walk On, In a…

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…