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#U2

# u2 - All time

Poll: Will you be buying a U2 ticket tomorrow?
# It's A Beautiful Day
# It's A Beautiful Day

Poll: Will you be buying a U2 ticket tomorrow?

Sep 13th 2015, 7:30 PM 26,636 Views 70 Comments

Big fan or couldn’t care less?

U2 tickets aren't on sale yet but they're ALREADY going for €1,000 online
# Booty-ful Day
# Booty-ful Day

U2 tickets aren't on sale yet but they're ALREADY going for €1,000 online

Sep 10th 2015, 2:40 PM 30,765 Views 68 Comments

The tickets are being sold on Ticketmaster-owned Seatwave for all four Dublin shows.

U2 are being really sound to young Irish musicians
# Fair Play
# Fair Play

U2 are being really sound to young Irish musicians

Sep 9th 2015, 8:10 PM 21,350 Views 69 Comments

They’re not pocketing all the cash from their Irish shows – some will go towards supporting the ‘next U2′.

12 of the most Bono headlines ever
# Pro Bono
From The Daily Edge
# Pro Bono

12 of the most Bono headlines ever

Sep 9th 2015, 9:45 AM 3,834 Views 1 Comment

*snigger*

Confirmed: U2 are playing four nights in Dublin this November
# A Sort Of Homecoming
# A Sort Of Homecoming

Confirmed: U2 are playing four nights in Dublin this November

Sep 9th 2015, 7:15 AM 35,954 Views 116 Comments

They’re also playing two nights in Belfast.

Bono: 'These people are refugees, not migrants'
# Humanitarian Crisis
# Humanitarian Crisis

Bono: 'These people are refugees, not migrants'

Sep 7th 2015, 9:50 AM 15,395 Views 120 Comments

The U2 frontman said people are not fleeing because “they want to live in Italy or Ireland”.

Bono has a message about the refugee crisis
# In The Name Of Love
# In The Name Of Love

Bono has a message about the refugee crisis

Sep 5th 2015, 2:14 PM 19,881 Views 119 Comments

U2 kicked off their European tour last night and Bono got political.

An Irish pub trolled a bunch of hopeful U2 fans
# Bono Show
# Bono Show

An Irish pub trolled a bunch of hopeful U2 fans

Jul 15th 2015, 10:46 PM 28,218 Views 13 Comments

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

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 12,565 Views 64 Comments

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

U2 invited their own tribute band to perform - and they had the time of their lives
# Double Edged
# Double Edged

U2 invited their own tribute band to perform - and they had the time of their lives

Jul 8th 2015, 8:36 PM 16,854 Views 33 Comments

Even better than the real thing?

U2 invited their own tribute band to perform on stage and they had the time of their lives From The Daily Edge

U2 invited their own tribute band to perform on stage and they had the time of their lives

Jul 8th 2015, 10:15 AM 3,723 Views 0 Comments

Sound Bono.

Bono popped up on English Paper I and people couldn't handle it
# Leaving Cert
From The Daily Edge
# Leaving Cert

Bono popped up on English Paper I and people couldn't handle it

Jun 3rd 2015, 3:03 PM 9,311 Views 5 Comments

His contribution was fairly gas.

Bono left behind a massive $150 tip for a waitress in LA
# Pro Bono
From The Daily Edge
# Pro Bono

Bono left behind a massive $150 tip for a waitress in LA

Jun 2nd 2015, 10:09 AM 4,561 Views 1 Comment

All that he can leave behind.

'An irreplaceable legend' - friends pay tribute to U2 tour manager Dennis Sheehan
# RIP
# RIP

'An irreplaceable legend' - friends pay tribute to U2 tour manager Dennis Sheehan

May 28th 2015, 2:26 PM 8,440 Views 2 Comments

The 68-year-old passed away suddenly yesterday in Los Angeles.

'We've lost a family member': U2 tour manager found dead in LA hotel room
# Dennis Sheehan
# Dennis Sheehan

'We've lost a family member': U2 tour manager found dead in LA hotel room

May 27th 2015, 7:46 PM 37,288 Views 21 Comments

Dennis Sheehan is reported to have died of a heart attack.

Bono preaching Pride: "On this very day, we have true equality in Ireland!"
# Take A Break
# Take A Break

Bono preaching Pride: "On this very day, we have true equality in Ireland!"

May 25th 2015, 11:00 AM 18,463 Views 111 Comments

The U2 frontman doing what he does best.

'King of the Blues' BB King has died, aged 89
# RIP
# RIP

'King of the Blues' BB King has died, aged 89

May 15th 2015, 8:00 PM 14,520 Views 37 Comments

One of the star’s best known songs – his U2 duet ‘Love Comes to Town’ – reached number 1 in the Irish Singles Chart in 1989.

The Edge posted his injury on Facebook after falling off the stage last night
# Over The Edge
From The Daily Edge
# Over The Edge

The Edge posted his injury on Facebook after falling off the stage last night

May 15th 2015, 4:12 PM 5,445 Views 2 Comments

Poor Edge :(

U2 are not playing One on their latest tour and fans are perplexed
# Sacrilege
From The Daily Edge
# Sacrilege

U2 are not playing One on their latest tour and fans are perplexed

May 15th 2015, 10:07 AM 3,450 Views 4 Comments

It’s the first time the band haven’t performed the song since it was released.

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 4,396 Views 3 Comments

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

'King of the Blues' BB King has died, aged 89
# RIP
From The Daily Edge
# RIP

'King of the Blues' BB King has died, aged 89

May 15th 2015, 7:33 AM 1,361 Views 2 Comments

One of the star’s best known songs – his U2 duet ‘Love Comes to Town’ – reached number 1 in the Irish Singles Chart in 1989.

U2 gig to go ahead as scheduled following death of Larry Mullen's father
# RIP
# RIP

U2 gig to go ahead as scheduled following death of Larry Mullen's father

May 13th 2015, 8:17 AM 17,324 Views 6 Comments

The band are due to play a concert in Vancouver tomorrow night.

U2 sent Kodaline a load of Guinness and champagne with the most Irish note ever
# Up The Irish
From The Daily Edge
# Up The Irish

U2 sent Kodaline a load of Guinness and champagne with the most Irish note ever

May 12th 2015, 2:29 PM 9,358 Views 1 Comment

Thanks, guys.

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 4,951 Views 3 Comments

The pox.

U2 performed a surprise busking session for New York subway commuters last night
# Singsong
From The Daily Edge
# Singsong

U2 performed a surprise busking session for New York subway commuters last night

May 6th 2015, 10:38 AM 2,957 Views 0 Comments

They’ll play anywhere.

A disguised U2 busked at New York's Grand Central station
# Subway Dreams
# Subway Dreams

A disguised U2 busked at New York's Grand Central station

May 5th 2015, 8:33 PM 43,312 Views 36 Comments

Nice cowboy hat, Bono.

Bono told Tony Fenton just how much he was loved in the DJ's last ever interview
# When Bono Met Tony
# When Bono Met Tony

Bono told Tony Fenton just how much he was loved in the DJ's last ever interview

May 4th 2015, 4:09 PM 24,459 Views 14 Comments

And people are feeling very emotional on Twitter.

Fancy Christmas with Bono? Details of the band's Dublin shows have been announced
# Coming To Town
# Coming To Town

Fancy Christmas with Bono? Details of the band's Dublin shows have been announced

May 1st 2015, 10:05 AM 13,301 Views 20 Comments

Bono gave some details of the shows to the late Tony Fenton in an interview recorded before his death.

U2 just announced three gigs in Dublin this year
# Songs Of Innocence
From The Daily Edge
# Songs Of Innocence

U2 just announced three gigs in Dublin this year

May 1st 2015, 9:47 AM 3,083 Views 0 Comments

Bono revealed all in an interview with the late Tony Fenton, recorded before the broadcaster’s death in March.

Some young musicians are getting very very rich indeed
# Sunday Times Rich List
# Sunday Times Rich List

Some young musicians are getting very very rich indeed

Apr 23rd 2015, 10:01 AM 38,471 Views 41 Comments

Paul McCartney is still top of the charts though.

Famous Irish sons pay tribute to their amazing dads
# Sons And Fathers
# Sons And Fathers

Famous Irish sons pay tribute to their amazing dads

Apr 12th 2015, 8:20 AM 27,467 Views 11 Comments

It’s being put in a book in aid of the Irish Hospice Foundation.

Windmill Lane - where U2 recorded their early albums - has been demolished
# Achtung Bye Bye
# Achtung Bye Bye

Windmill Lane - where U2 recorded their early albums - has been demolished

Apr 7th 2015, 10:45 PM 24,650 Views 24 Comments

Residential, office and retail units will now be developed at the site.

Tony Fenton did one last big interview with Bono and we'll get to hear it soon
# Final Broadcast
# Final Broadcast

Tony Fenton did one last big interview with Bono and we'll get to hear it soon

Mar 14th 2015, 6:45 AM 20,475 Views 13 Comments

“You have been more consistent for the Irish public than U2.”

U2 didn't show up to the Choice Music Prize, but there was tea ready for them anyway
# Tea Prep Area
From The Daily Edge
# Tea Prep Area

U2 didn't show up to the Choice Music Prize, but there was tea ready for them anyway

Mar 6th 2015, 10:33 AM 2,537 Views 2 Comments

:(

How Well Do You Know These Famous Irish Songs?
# Quiz
From The Daily Edge
# Quiz

How Well Do You Know These Famous Irish Songs?

Mar 1st 2015, 6:00 PM 11,773 Views 5 Comments

You’ve been singing along with them for years, but how well do you *really* know the lyrics.

Despite all the outrage, Apple users are still listening to U2 in their droves
# Beautiful Day
From The Daily Edge
# Beautiful Day

Despite all the outrage, Apple users are still listening to U2 in their droves

Feb 26th 2015, 4:19 PM 2,168 Views 6 Comments

Remember, people were supposed to HATE their last album because it was put on iTunes for free.

U2's Joshua tree has been vandalised
# With Or Without Yew
# With Or Without Yew

U2's Joshua tree has been vandalised

Feb 26th 2015, 2:02 PM 16,447 Views 39 Comments

And fans are upset.

This U2 fan came to Dublin and was extremely disappointed by what he found
# Bono Is A Pox
From The Daily Edge
# Bono Is A Pox

This U2 fan came to Dublin and was extremely disappointed by what he found

Feb 18th 2015, 4:06 PM 16,035 Views 11 Comments

He even rang Bono’s doorbell :(

Sinn Féin 'didn't intend' to use U2 sound-alike song for their 2016 video
# Not A Rebel Song
# Not A Rebel Song

Sinn Féin 'didn't intend' to use U2 sound-alike song for their 2016 video

Feb 7th 2015, 7:30 AM 14,578 Views 144 Comments

Rebel song? Or NOT a rebel song?

U2's 'worst song' has been revealed, but do you agree?
# Welcome To Miami
From The Daily Edge
# Welcome To Miami

U2's 'worst song' has been revealed, but do you agree?

Jan 14th 2015, 3:50 PM 6,670 Views 4 Comments

Rolling Stone have picked one out.