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# u2 - Wednesday 15 June, 2011

Video: Spider-Man musical finally opens - even Sesame Street is surprised
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From The Daily Edge
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Video: Spider-Man musical finally opens - even Sesame Street is surprised

Jun 15th 2011, 2:22 PM 487 Views 6 Comments

“You must be patient, sir, tis Bono’s first show ever,” Grover explains to the audience in Sesame Street’s ode to Spider-Man, SpiderMonster.

# u2 - Saturday 4 June, 2011

The Daily Fix: Saturday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Jun 4th 2011, 7:10 PM 2,060 Views 2 Comments

In your bank holiday Saturday Fix: Strike looms at Aer Lingus; the high-price of government advice; U2′s controversial Glastonbury appearance; a hair-raising announcement from Wayne Rooney; and the accidental Facebook party.

U2's Glastonbury appearance targeted by tax avoidance protests
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From The Daily Edge
# U2

U2's Glastonbury appearance targeted by tax avoidance protests

Jun 4th 2011, 4:20 PM 793 Views 11 Comments

The Irish band’s appearance will be targeted by demonstrators complaining about the band’s Dutch tax status.

# u2 - Thursday 2 June, 2011

Ice hockey star picks up unusual hitchhiker - Bono
# On Song
From The42
# On Song

Ice hockey star picks up unusual hitchhiker - Bono

Jun 2nd 2011, 5:34 PM 1,036 Views 0 Comments

The U2 star was wandering the highways of West Vancouver before a Edmonton Oliers player made his girlfriend turn the car around.

# u2 - Sunday 22 May, 2011

Bono 'played key role' in getting Google to move to Dublin
# Businessman Bono
# Businessman Bono

Bono 'played key role' in getting Google to move to Dublin

May 22nd 2011, 12:53 PM 1,650 Views 50 Comments

The U2 frontman has said that he worked “very hard” to get Google to choose Ireland for its international headquarters.

# u2 - Friday 20 May, 2011

One loves a good chooooon - A soundtrack for the Queen's visit
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From The Daily Edge
# Royal Visit

One loves a good chooooon - A soundtrack for the Queen's visit

May 20th 2011, 11:15 AM 527 Views 0 Comments

The Queen has been entertained by Riverdance, Westlife and Mary Byrne at the Convention Centre in Dublin, but what songs might President McAleese have put on an iPod playlist for her visit?

# u2 - Thursday 19 May, 2011

Confirmed: Obama to hold public event at Dublin's College Green
# Obama Visit
# Obama Visit

Confirmed: Obama to hold public event at Dublin's College Green

May 19th 2011, 8:18 PM 1,710 Views 0 Comments

The President and First Lady will join Enda Kenny at a free-entry public event next Monday, the government confirms.

Bono backs ballot on billion-bucks bailout
# Bono
# Bono

Bono backs ballot on billion-bucks bailout

May 19th 2011, 4:16 PM 1,925 Views 26 Comments

The U2 frontman says the Irish should be given a vote on the EU-IMF package – and complains about being snubbed by Obama.

Obama to hold an outdoor rally at College Green
# Obama Visit
# Obama Visit

Obama to hold an outdoor rally at College Green

May 19th 2011, 10:40 AM 1,976 Views 3 Comments

Plans for the visit of the US President are beginning to take shape – he’s expected to speak for 15 or 20 minutes to a crowd at College Green on Monday evening.

# u2 - Tuesday 22 March, 2011

Justin Bieber and U2 agree to charity album for Japan
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From The Daily Edge
# Japan

Justin Bieber and U2 agree to charity album for Japan

Mar 22nd 2011, 10:05 PM 497 Views 0 Comments

Justin Bieber, U2 and Rihanna have all agreed to contribute to a charity album in aid of the victims of Japan’s earthquake and tsunami.

# u2 - Thursday 10 March, 2011

Spider-Man Broadway show postponed, as director bows out
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From The Daily Edge
# Spider-man

Spider-Man Broadway show postponed, as director bows out

Mar 10th 2011, 11:38 AM 309 Views 0 Comments

Producers have postponed the troubles show’s official opening to summer, after director Julie Taymor says other work commitments mean has to give up her role.

# u2 - Tuesday 8 March, 2011

Talks begin over future of Spider-Man director
# Broadway
# Broadway

Talks begin over future of Spider-Man director

Mar 8th 2011, 3:44 PM 1,032 Views 0 Comments

Controversial Broadway show has had a record 98 previews so far and its opening night has been delayed five times.

# u2 - Wednesday 2 March, 2011

Family at Slane Castle are not opposed to bypass of the village
# Slane
# Slane

Family at Slane Castle are not opposed to bypass of the village

Mar 2nd 2011, 5:40 PM 1,265 Views 0 Comments

The family are in favour of one proposed bypass of the village in County Meath but fear another version would compromise the rock concert venue.

# u2 - Tuesday 1 March, 2011

U2 show brought to life in 5billion pixels pic
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# Tag Yourself

U2 show brought to life in 5billion pixels pic

Mar 1st 2011, 1:51 PM 1,209 Views 0 Comments

Fans invited to tag themselves in 360degree photograph.

U2 assistant appears in court on €3million theft charges
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# U2

U2 assistant appears in court on €3million theft charges

Mar 1st 2011, 9:30 AM 1,350 Views 0 Comments

The former personal assistant of Adam Clayton has been accused of embezzling the money from the bassist over a period of three years.

# u2 - Monday 14 February, 2011

Bono in South African rebel song row
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From The Daily Edge
# Bono

Bono in South African rebel song row

Feb 14th 2011, 3:04 PM 802 Views 0 Comments

The U2 frontman has sparked anger among white interest groups after appearing to support the singing of a controversial song called ‘Shoot the Boer’.

# u2 - Wednesday 5 January, 2011

Bono and the Edge 'could make €400m' from Facebook flotation
# Facebook
# Facebook

Bono and the Edge 'could make €400m' from Facebook flotation

Jan 5th 2011, 3:53 PM 774 Views 3 Comments

The U2 leaders and fellow speculators invested €157m in Facebook two years ago – and their stake could now triple in value.

# u2 - Wednesday 1 December, 2010

Bono leads drive to rid world of “dreadful little virus”
# World Aids Day
# World Aids Day

Bono leads drive to rid world of “dreadful little virus”

Dec 1st 2010, 7:35 PM 460 Views 0 Comments

U2 singer launches World Aids Day as 80 world landmarks bathed in red to mark campaign.

# u2 - Thursday 25 November, 2010

Bono feared Spider-Man musical wouldn't "get out the gate"
# Spider-man
# Spider-man

Bono feared Spider-Man musical wouldn't "get out the gate"

Nov 25th 2010, 4:47 PM 492 Views 0 Comments

Delays, technical hitches and cast changes make it the “most expensive Broadway show” ever made but CBS’s 60 Minutes is giving Bono and Edge project a primetime TV boost this weekend.

# u2 - Saturday 2 October, 2010

U2 producer says last album was a failure
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From The Daily Edge
# Ambience

U2 producer says last album was a failure

Oct 2nd 2010, 2:33 PM 265 Views 0 Comments

Steve Lillywhites says No Line on the Horizon “did not recreate the North African ambience it had intended to”. Sorry, what?

# u2 - Sunday 5 September, 2010

Back to Dublin? U2′s 360° could come full circle
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From The Daily Edge
# Aviva Stadium

Back to Dublin? U2′s 360° could come full circle

Sep 5th 2010, 2:12 PM 996 Views 0 Comments

“Advanced discussions” are being held about having U2′s world tour return to Dublin in two months.

# u2 - Thursday 15 July, 2010

Bono back in action
# U2 On Tour
From The Daily Edge
# U2 On Tour

Bono back in action

Jul 15th 2010, 1:27 PM 101 Views 0 Comments

# u2 - Tuesday 13 July, 2010

Do They Know It's Christmas? Because it wasn't
# Feed The World
From The Daily Edge
# Feed The World

Do They Know It's Christmas? Because it wasn't

Jul 13th 2010, 12:04 PM 194 Views 0 Comments

Five things you may have forgotten about Live Aid, held 25 years ago today.

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