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# u2 - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

Fancy owning Rory Gallagher's amp or Michael Jackson's hat? They're up for grabs
# Under The Hammer
# Under The Hammer

Fancy owning Rory Gallagher's amp or Michael Jackson's hat? They're up for grabs

May 20th 2014, 1:51 PM 7,509 Views 4 Comments

Beatles, Elvis, Jon Bon Jovi fan? There’s a piece of memorabilia from pretty much every rock star for sale at an auction in Dublin.

# u2 - 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 21,909 Views 55 Comments

Only on a technicality, mind.

# u2 - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

4 iconic U2 album covers and the secrets behind them
# Achtung Baby
From The Daily Edge
# Achtung Baby

4 iconic U2 album covers and the secrets behind them

May 14th 2014, 12:08 PM 22,004 Views 10 Comments

DailyEdge.ie talks to U2′s longtime art director, Steve Averill, about the inspiration behind the images.

# u2 - Friday 9 May, 2014

7 graphs and charts that perfectly illustrate U2 songs
# Stuck In A Moment
From The Daily Edge
# Stuck In A Moment

7 graphs and charts that perfectly illustrate U2 songs

May 9th 2014, 9:30 PM 27,638 Views 35 Comments

What do you mean you still haven’t found what you’re looking for?

# u2 - Saturday 26 April, 2014

This guy shares a name with a rock star and he looks like one too
# Blue Beard
From The42
# Blue Beard

This guy shares a name with a rock star and he looks like one too

Apr 26th 2014, 4:20 PM 12,431 Views 6 Comments

Meet Huddersfield’s Adam Clayton and his blue beard.

# u2 - 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 7,565 Views 30 Comments

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

# u2 - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

Amazing video of Benedict Cumberbatch plotting his Oscars photobomb
# Cumberbombing
From The Daily Edge
# Cumberbombing

Amazing video of Benedict Cumberbatch plotting his Oscars photobomb

Mar 12th 2014, 3:32 PM 5,332 Views 4 Comments

The music from Jaws is a nice touch.

# u2 - Friday 7 March, 2014

The 5 at 5: Friday
# Take Five
# Take Five

The 5 at 5: Friday

Mar 7th 2014, 4:51 PM 7,828 Views 0 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# u2 - Monday 3 March, 2014

Benedict Cumberbatch's amazing photobomb is now unsurprisingly a meme
# Cumbermeme
From The Daily Edge
# Cumbermeme

Benedict Cumberbatch's amazing photobomb is now unsurprisingly a meme

Mar 3rd 2014, 3:10 PM 10,721 Views 1 Comment

It’s called Cumberbombing. Duh.

# u2 - Tuesday 18 February, 2014

U2 sang on a roof 70 storeys above New York for Jimmy Fallon's first Tonight Show
# State Of U2
From The Daily Edge
# State Of U2

U2 sang on a roof 70 storeys above New York for Jimmy Fallon's first Tonight Show

Feb 18th 2014, 9:42 AM 2,189 Views 4 Comments

The band took to the roof of Rockerfeller Centre to blast out a tune.

# u2 - Thursday 13 February, 2014

The Hollywood Reporter speaks our language when it comes to U2
# Pox
From The Daily Edge
# Pox

The Hollywood Reporter speaks our language when it comes to U2

Feb 13th 2014, 7:56 AM 3,849 Views 2 Comments

State’a'dah.

# u2 - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

George Clooney's planning a motorbike trip around Ireland with Bono
# Bromance
From The Daily Edge
# Bromance

George Clooney's planning a motorbike trip around Ireland with Bono

Feb 12th 2014, 5:13 PM 3,296 Views 5 Comments

The actor wants to visit Ireland this summer.

# u2 - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

The 9 at 9: Wednesday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Feb 5th 2014, 8:42 AM 8,242 Views 7 Comments

Good morning. Here are the nine things you need to know as you battle the elements on your way out today…

# u2 - Saturday 1 February, 2014

U2 to release new song for free for 24 hours
# Invisible
From The Daily Edge
# Invisible

U2 to release new song for free for 24 hours

Feb 1st 2014, 2:20 PM 1,571 Views 4 Comments

Get Invisible for free on Super Bowl Sunday.

# u2 - 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 16,109 Views 45 Comments

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

# u2 - 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 4,191 Views 2 Comments

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

# u2 - Friday 3 January, 2014

Remember the U2 iPod? That and 9 other Apple product flops
# Not U2
# Not U2

Remember the U2 iPod? That and 9 other Apple product flops

Jan 3rd 2014, 8:45 PM 31,191 Views 43 Comments

Not everything created at Apple was a home-run hit.

# u2 - Tuesday 31 December, 2013

7 times New Year's Eve was just so magical
# Goodbye 2013
From The Daily Edge
# Goodbye 2013

7 times New Year's Eve was just so magical

Dec 31st 2013, 3:00 PM 17,846 Views 13 Comments

U2, surprise weddings, and cheese.

# u2 - Thursday 12 December, 2013

Ireland in Golden Globe nominations with forced adoptions, slavery and U2
# Golden Globes
From The Daily Edge
# Golden Globes

Ireland in Golden Globe nominations with forced adoptions, slavery and U2

Dec 12th 2013, 4:48 PM 11,760 Views 19 Comments

Michael Fassbender and Catholic Church movie Philomena were nominated, alongside Bono and the lads.

# u2 - Saturday 7 December, 2013

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

Dec 7th 2013, 7:55 PM 9,829 Views 9 Comments

Everybody’s talking about the Marks and Spencer strike, major flight problems, and Nelson Mandela’s funeral…

U2 say goodbye to Paul McGuinness in typical U2 way
# Thank You And Goodnight
# Thank You And Goodnight

U2 say goodbye to Paul McGuinness in typical U2 way

Dec 7th 2013, 7:51 PM 50,594 Views 53 Comments

Paul McGuinness has decided to Walk On (sorry) after more than three decades as U2 manager.

# u2 - 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 7,344 Views 5 Comments

Oh. My. God.

# u2 - Thursday 21 November, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday

Nov 21st 2013, 11:00 PM 13,135 Views 5 Comments

Everybody’s talking about three women held captive for 30 years in London, the Old Bailey bomber, and salary top-ups.

# u2 - Tuesday 19 November, 2013

The 5 at 5: Tuesday
# 5 At 5
# 5 At 5

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

Nov 19th 2013, 4:51 PM 10,605 Views 14 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# u2 - Wednesday 13 November, 2013

Paul McGuinness to step down as U2 manager
# End Of An Era
# End Of An Era

Paul McGuinness to step down as U2 manager

Nov 13th 2013, 9:28 AM 21,312 Views 56 Comments

The band will have to continue With or Without Him (sorry).

# u2 - Thursday 31 October, 2013

9 reasons why Bono is the embarrassing dad of Ireland
# U2
From The Daily Edge
# U2

9 reasons why Bono is the embarrassing dad of Ireland

Oct 31st 2013, 3:17 PM 9,338 Views 3 Comments

Morto for all of us.

# u2 - 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 5,081 Views 2 Comments

They recruited locals as extras. Pics and video inside.

# u2 - Monday 23 September, 2013

Watch: Ministers won't answer questions on U2's tax affairs or Arthur's Day
# Not Saying
# Not Saying

Watch: Ministers won't answer questions on U2's tax affairs or Arthur's Day

Sep 23rd 2013, 1:13 PM 7,816 Views 41 Comments

Meanwhile the Tánaiste joked that his door is open if Bono, one of his constituents, wants to come and discuss his tax affairs with him.

# u2 - Tuesday 17 September, 2013

Malala collects 'Ambassador of Conscience' award at Mansion House ceremony
# Malala Yousafzai
# Malala Yousafzai

Malala collects 'Ambassador of Conscience' award at Mansion House ceremony

Sep 17th 2013, 8:54 PM 5,522 Views 59 Comments

US singer Harry Belafonte also received an award at this evening’s Amnesty International ceremony — with Bono and Pink Floyd’s Roger Waters on presentation duties.

# u2 - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

Bono serenades the Buffetts at family wedding
# Wedding Singer
From The Daily Edge
# Wedding Singer

Bono serenades the Buffetts at family wedding

Sep 10th 2013, 9:53 AM 2,265 Views 0 Comments

and it’s MORTO.

# u2 - Wednesday 7 August, 2013

John Lennon Educational Bus open to Irish public
# Imagine
# Imagine

John Lennon Educational Bus open to Irish public

Aug 7th 2013, 7:15 AM 5,763 Views 2 Comments

The bus was launched by Yoko Ono earlier this year and was brought here by the U2-funded Music Generation programme.

# u2 - Friday 26 July, 2013

Fancy views like this on your doorstep? Well, one Aucklander's looking for a house-swap...
# Trading Places
# Trading Places

Fancy views like this on your doorstep? Well, one Aucklander's looking for a house-swap...

Jul 26th 2013, 10:22 AM 15,155 Views 26 Comments

Oh, did we mention the deal includes use of a yacht?

# u2 - 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 6,806 Views 76 Comments

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

# u2 - Wednesday 26 June, 2013

'Tough' Bono insists: 'I helped bring Google and Facebook to Ireland'
# U2 Taxes
# U2 Taxes

'Tough' Bono insists: 'I helped bring Google and Facebook to Ireland'

Jun 26th 2013, 12:30 PM 22,309 Views 176 Comments

The U2 frontman has defended the band’s tax affairs.

# u2 - Tuesday 25 June, 2013

Here's what Bono thinks of Bono
# Walk On
From The Daily Edge
# Walk On

Here's what Bono thinks of Bono

Jun 25th 2013, 7:00 PM 13,225 Views 84 Comments

Brace yourselves.

# u2 - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

Bono, you definitely should stay the hell away from Twitter
# Way Harsh Tai
From The Daily Edge
# Way Harsh Tai

Bono, you definitely should stay the hell away from Twitter

Jun 19th 2013, 3:25 PM 5,438 Views 6 Comments

Bono has feelings too you know.

# u2 - Thursday 16 May, 2013

What has been Croke Park’s most memorable musical night?
# Memories
From The Daily Edge
# Memories

What has been Croke Park’s most memorable musical night?

May 16th 2013, 8:30 PM 13,524 Views 23 Comments

One Direction are the next musical act to take to the stage at Ireland’s favourite stadium, but what’s been the best musical night at Croker so far?

# u2 - Friday 10 May, 2013

7 of the most annoying things Bono has ever said or done
# Beautiful Day
From The Daily Edge
# Beautiful Day

7 of the most annoying things Bono has ever said or done

May 10th 2013, 8:30 PM 68,678 Views 113 Comments

It’s his birthday, so there’s some nice stuff about Bono in here too.

# u2 - Friday 29 March, 2013

13 huge musical acts... and what they were originally called
# Renamed
From The Daily Edge
# Renamed

13 huge musical acts... and what they were originally called

Mar 29th 2013, 6:00 PM 19,879 Views 31 Comments

Fancy going to a Lizzy Grant concert? Or maybe going to see Joyspeed?

# u2 - Sunday 24 February, 2013

18 albums every Irish household has owned
# Girl Put Your Records On
From The Daily Edge
# Girl Put Your Records On

18 albums every Irish household has owned

Feb 24th 2013, 8:45 AM 24,318 Views 99 Comments

From Oasis to A Woman’s Heart.