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# the-edge - Saturday 19 December, 2020

'A lot of fighting' among U2 band members about making PPE donation public
# Late Late Show
# Late Late Show

'A lot of fighting' among U2 band members about making PPE donation public

Dec 19th 2020, 11:18 AM 106,517 Views 54 Comments

The group donated €10 million for the sourcing and purchase of personal protective equipment for frontline workers in April.

# the-edge - Friday 13 September, 2019

U2 and Denis O'Brien back new network to support Irish entrepreneurs on both sides of the border
# The Edge
# The Edge

U2 and Denis O'Brien back new network to support Irish entrepreneurs on both sides of the border

Sep 13th 2019, 4:48 PM 20,177 Views 17 Comments

Endeavor will offer mentoring, support, and financing to four to six Irish entrepreneurs each year.

# the-edge - Saturday 18 May, 2019

MVP finalist hits 30 points as Bucks down Raptors to clinch 2-0 series lead
# The Edge
From The42
# The Edge

MVP finalist hits 30 points as Bucks down Raptors to clinch 2-0 series lead

May 18th 2019, 9:57 AM 3,664 Views 1 Comment

Giannis Antetokounmpov was the star of a 22-point win in the NBA Eastern Conference finals.

# the-edge - Friday 15 June, 2018

U2 sent Taylor Swift a gift to welcome her to Dublin ahead of tonight's Croke Park gig
# Taylor Swift
From The Daily Edge
# Taylor Swift

U2 sent Taylor Swift a gift to welcome her to Dublin ahead of tonight's Croke Park gig

Jun 15th 2018, 4:21 PM 17,235 Views 1 Comment

Just a few hours to go…

# the-edge - Tuesday 12 December, 2017

U2 write letter supporting the Freedom of Dublin being stripped from Aung San Suu Kyi
# One Band To Overthrow
# One Band To Overthrow

U2 write letter supporting the Freedom of Dublin being stripped from Aung San Suu Kyi

Dec 12th 2017, 6:20 PM 32,063 Views 84 Comments

Councillors are looking at how to remove the award from her.

# the-edge - Saturday 1 April, 2017

U2's The Edge is putting cash into a Dublin ticketing startup
# Sweetest Thing
# Sweetest Thing

U2's The Edge is putting cash into a Dublin ticketing startup

Apr 1st 2017, 4:00 PM 19,751 Views 12 Comments

Several large investment companies are also backing Coras.

# the-edge - Tuesday 7 February, 2017

Why are Bono and The Edge grazing sheep in Stephen's Green in 2000? It's their right as Freemen of the City
# Freedom Of The City
# Freedom Of The City

Why are Bono and The Edge grazing sheep in Stephen's Green in 2000? It's their right as Freemen of the City

Feb 7th 2017, 6:01 AM 23,002 Views 26 Comments

Barack and Michelle Obama are soon set to have some interesting privileges in Dublin.

# the-edge - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

U2 delays new album because of Trump victory
# Songs Of Experience
# Songs Of Experience

U2 delays new album because of Trump victory

Jan 11th 2017, 7:01 PM 28,794 Views 113 Comments

The Edge said the outcome of the US election has changed the world.

# the-edge - Monday 9 January, 2017

U2 announce Croke Park gig for this summer
# Joshua Tree 30
# Joshua Tree 30

U2 announce Croke Park gig for this summer

Jan 9th 2017, 9:06 AM 64,530 Views 158 Comments

Tickets for the July concert go on sale to the general public next Monday.

# the-edge - Monday 26 September, 2016

Which U2 Member Are You?
# Quiz
From The Daily Edge
# Quiz

Which U2 Member Are You?

Sep 26th 2016, 11:29 AM 6,929 Views 9 Comments

Could you be… Bono?

# the-edge - Monday 2 May, 2016

WATCH: The Edge becomes the first rock musician to play in the Sistine Chapel
# Pope-rock
# Pope-rock

WATCH: The Edge becomes the first rock musician to play in the Sistine Chapel

May 2nd 2016, 1:39 PM 20,084 Views 40 Comments

He played a set in the Vatican chapel on Saturday night for the participants of a conference on regenerative medicine.

# the-edge - Saturday 28 November, 2015

How well do you know your U2 lyrics?
# One Quiz
# One Quiz

How well do you know your U2 lyrics?

Nov 28th 2015, 11:15 AM 21,063 Views 36 Comments

The boys were in town this week on their latest tour. But do you know your Pride from your Desire?

# the-edge - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

An Irish pub trolled a bunch of hopeful U2 fans
# Bono Show
From The Daily Edge
# Bono Show

An Irish pub trolled a bunch of hopeful U2 fans

Jul 15th 2015, 10:45 AM 2,974 Views 0 Comments

The fans didn’t find what they’re looking for.

# the-edge - Monday 13 July, 2015

A councillor wants to create a shrine to U2 featuring all their old concert stages
# Achtung Stage-y
# Achtung Stage-y

A councillor wants to create a shrine to U2 featuring all their old concert stages

Jul 13th 2015, 6:18 PM 12,544 Views 64 Comments

Bono is on the record as saying he would like to display his old stages in his hometown.

# the-edge - Friday 15 May, 2015

The Edge falls off stage, makes inevitable pun
# Rattle And Hum
# Rattle And Hum

The Edge falls off stage, makes inevitable pun

May 15th 2015, 1:27 PM 36,310 Views 63 Comments

U2 kicked off their world tour last night.

The Edge took a tumble off stage during U2's opening night
# Falling Off The Edge
From The Daily Edge
# Falling Off The Edge

The Edge took a tumble off stage during U2's opening night

May 15th 2015, 8:08 AM 4,310 Views 3 Comments

He just didn’t see the edge of the stage.

# the-edge - Saturday 9 May, 2015

Bono took the piss out of his bike accident during a sketch with Jimmy Fallon
# Poxy Bikes
From The Daily Edge
# Poxy Bikes

Bono took the piss out of his bike accident during a sketch with Jimmy Fallon

May 9th 2015, 10:33 AM 4,895 Views 3 Comments

The pox.

# the-edge - Friday 2 January, 2015

Bono: I may never play guitar again after bike accident
# Bono
From The Daily Edge
# Bono

Bono: I may never play guitar again after bike accident

Jan 2nd 2015, 10:21 AM 23,281 Views 87 Comments

The singer broke his arm in six places after he fell off his bike in Central Park last year.

# the-edge - Friday 7 November, 2014

Rolling Stone reckons U2 are the longest-serving band on Planet Earth
# Believe The Hype
# Believe The Hype

Rolling Stone reckons U2 are the longest-serving band on Planet Earth

Nov 7th 2014, 6:40 PM 17,133 Views 78 Comments

Stuck in a line-up they can’t get out of…

# the-edge - Saturday 25 October, 2014

Here's that gorgeous U2 performance from last night's Late Late Show
# Every Breaking Wave
From The Daily Edge
# Every Breaking Wave

Here's that gorgeous U2 performance from last night's Late Late Show

Oct 25th 2014, 11:00 AM 6,610 Views 6 Comments

Bono has some set of pipes.

# the-edge - Saturday 11 October, 2014

The Edge sees why people thought U2's free album was an 'unwelcome gift'
# The Edge Of Glory
From The Daily Edge
# The Edge Of Glory

The Edge sees why people thought U2's free album was an 'unwelcome gift'

Oct 11th 2014, 10:00 AM 17,035 Views 31 Comments

He knows it was weird.

# the-edge - Sunday 18 May, 2014

U2 slip in Irish Rich List as a result of McGuinness departure
# Battered Pride
# Battered Pride

U2 slip in Irish Rich List as a result of McGuinness departure

May 18th 2014, 11:58 AM 21,948 Views 55 Comments

Only on a technicality, mind.

# the-edge - Monday 21 April, 2014

Dún Laoghaire-based firm providing the Genetic Performance edge
# DNA
From The42
# DNA

Dún Laoghaire-based firm providing the Genetic Performance edge

Apr 21st 2014, 9:00 AM 11,355 Views 6 Comments

Joesph Dalton explains how his company’s DNA tests can help clubs and athletes at all levels to train smarter.

# the-edge - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

U2's Joshua Tree album to be preserved in US Library of Congress
# Music History
# Music History

U2's Joshua Tree album to be preserved in US Library of Congress

Apr 2nd 2014, 5:28 PM 7,577 Views 30 Comments

The curator of the project said the album has influenced Christian rock in some churches in the US.

# the-edge - Saturday 25 January, 2014

7 vintage photos from Ireland's music scene in the early days of U2
# Where The Streets...
From The Daily Edge
# Where The Streets...

7 vintage photos from Ireland's music scene in the early days of U2

Jan 25th 2014, 9:30 AM 16,233 Views 45 Comments

Bono, Phil Lynott and Bob Geldof hanging out in their prime.

# the-edge - Monday 6 January, 2014

Daily Mail assumes that woman named Mary Bono is Bono's wife
# Mrs. Bono
From The Daily Edge
# Mrs. Bono

Daily Mail assumes that woman named Mary Bono is Bono's wife

Jan 6th 2014, 8:00 PM 4,212 Views 2 Comments

‘Ah, Mary Bono, Mrs. Bono, of course.’

# the-edge - Monday 25 November, 2013

Bono and The Edge cover Get Lucky in wedding-band style
# Up All Night
From The Daily Edge
# Up All Night

Bono and The Edge cover Get Lucky in wedding-band style

Nov 25th 2013, 3:00 PM 7,356 Views 5 Comments

Oh. My. God.

# the-edge - Thursday 24 October, 2013

Here are U2 filming their new video in Bray
# It's A Beautiful Bray
From The Daily Edge
# It's A Beautiful Bray

Here are U2 filming their new video in Bray

Oct 24th 2013, 9:32 AM 5,124 Views 2 Comments

They recruited locals as extras. Pics and video inside.

# the-edge - Monday 19 August, 2013

DJ escapes slap down after he Snapchats crotch pictures to Kiwi swimmer
# Shock Jock
From The42
# Shock Jock

DJ escapes slap down after he Snapchats crotch pictures to Kiwi swimmer

Aug 19th 2013, 2:55 PM 9,543 Views 2 Comments

Dom Harvey joked that bosses at his radio station took pity on him after seeing the size of his junk.

# the-edge - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

Bono to receive France's highest cultural honour
# Throw It On The Pile
# Throw It On The Pile

Bono to receive France's highest cultural honour

Jul 16th 2013, 3:24 PM 6,817 Views 76 Comments

He once called Jacques Chirac a w*nker, but it appears all has been forgiven.

# the-edge - Thursday 17 January, 2013

10 reasons for U2 to exist
# Achtung Baby
From The Daily Edge
# Achtung Baby

10 reasons for U2 to exist

Jan 17th 2013, 9:50 PM 14,446 Views 80 Comments

U2 have revealed a potential title for their new album; ’10 reasons to exist’.

# the-edge - Friday 27 January, 2012

Report: Facebook to file for entry to stock markets next week
# Facebook
# Facebook

Report: Facebook to file for entry to stock markets next week

Jan 27th 2012, 7:21 PM 5,145 Views 34 Comments

The WSJ says Facebook will file on Wednesday – making billionaires of Mark Zuckerberg, Sheryl Sandberg, and … Bono?

# the-edge - Wednesday 26 October, 2011

Bono and The Edge speculate on U2 break-up
# U2 Split?
From The Daily Edge
# U2 Split?

Bono and The Edge speculate on U2 break-up

Oct 26th 2011, 10:13 AM 3,226 Views 34 Comments

The pair have been musing on the possibility of the band being no more after next year.

# the-edge - Monday 29 August, 2011

Guitar blues: Gibson faces probe over wood smuggling allegations
# Don't Fret
From The Daily Edge
# Don't Fret

Guitar blues: Gibson faces probe over wood smuggling allegations

Aug 29th 2011, 1:06 PM 883 Views 5 Comments

The legendary guitar maker was raided by federal authorities in the US last week but denies any wrongdoing.

# the-edge - Wednesday 17 August, 2011

Even Better Than the Real Thing: Bono's Facebook stake now worth nearly $1bn
# Beautiful Day
# Beautiful Day

Even Better Than the Real Thing: Bono's Facebook stake now worth nearly $1bn

Aug 17th 2011, 8:23 AM 858 Views 17 Comments

The rising value of the social network is good news for the rockstar.

# the-edge - Wednesday 13 July, 2011

The Edge tells newspaper: U2 have not evaded taxes
# U2
# U2

The Edge tells newspaper: U2 have not evaded taxes

Jul 13th 2011, 4:45 PM 2,339 Views 27 Comments

The U2 guitarist wrote to the Baltimore Sun in response to a letter printed in it about the band’s tax record.

# the-edge - Thursday 7 July, 2011

Blind man is pro Bono after being given onstage pass
# Pro Bono
From The Daily Edge
# Pro Bono

Blind man is pro Bono after being given onstage pass

Jul 7th 2011, 9:06 AM 985 Views 17 Comments

U2 invites fan to play with them during Fourth of July concert – and sends him home with a guitar.

# the-edge - Saturday 25 June, 2011

Glasto gallery: Bono leads huge singalong as protesters scuffle with security
# Glasto
From The Daily Edge
# Glasto

Glasto gallery: Bono leads huge singalong as protesters scuffle with security

Jun 25th 2011, 1:03 PM 717 Views 8 Comments

U2 performed a career spanning set, while the crowds were greeted with: “Hello Glastonbury, from the International Space Station”…

# the-edge - Tuesday 19 April, 2011

Look out, here comes the Spiderman......but you'll have to wait another month From The Daily Edge
Live Apr 19th 2011, 12:04 PM

Look out, here comes the Spiderman......but you'll have to wait another month

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