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Bono Talks New U2 Song ‘Invisible’ & Its Super Bowl Connection

“We’re taking all the energy around the Super Bowl and interest in what U2’s doing and flipping it into the fight against HIV AIDS.”

01/31/2014

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Jared Leto, U2, Karen O & Arcade Fire Earn Oscar Nominations This Year

Jared Leto, U2 and Karen O from the Yeah Yeah Yeahs are all up for Oscar gold this year at the 86th Annual Academy Awards.

01/16/2014

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Bono Teases New U2 Album Release Date, New Single ‘Invisible’

“We’re still working some things out,” Bono said of the group’s thirteenth studio album, which he said was being prepped for a June release date.

01/13/2014

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U2 Will Return to Punk Rock Roots on New Album

The album’s lyrics are said to focus on the “collision between hard-earned wisdom and youthful hunger.”

12/19/2013

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Bono Honors Nelson Mandela with Second Version of U2’s ‘Ordinary Love’

While the previous version of the song, featured on the soundtrack to the Mandela biopic, Mandela Long Walk to Freedom, was produced by Danger Mouse, this new one was helmed by Adele collaborator, Paul Epworth.

12/16/2013

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Watch Bono Cover Daft Punk’s ‘Get Lucky’ With Nile Rodgers

Check out the footage of the U2 singer going in on what Nile Rodgers called the “most influential song of his career.”

11/25/2013

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Not Fade Away: U2 Set Their Sights On America With ‘Under A Blood Red Sky’

Their June 5, 1983 concert at the Red Rocks amphitheater in Colorado would prove an important step in taking them from their underground roots and their Springsteen-ian ambitions. They filmed the show for a live “home video” (as they were called in those pre-DVD days), Live At Red Rocks; two of the songs from that would also be used for the Under A Blood Red Sky EP (which also included performances recorded in Boston and Germany).

11/21/2013

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U2 Set to Release New Album in Early 2014

Billboard reports that the band is looking to release their new album in April with plans to announce the official date in a commercial at this year’s Super Bowl, which will air February 2.

11/13/2013

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Bono Remembers Lou Reed in a Touching Eulogy

In his eulogy, Bono recalls the first time he met Reed, on the Amnesty International Conspiracy of Hope tour in 1986. He writes of how he and Reed bonded over poetry, specifically James Joyce. The two would go on form a friendship that involved swapping short-stories by Delmore Schwartz and poems by Seamus Heaney.

11/07/2013

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Listen To U2’s First New Song In Three Years

U2 has a brand new song–their first in three years–but it wasn’t written for their long awaited follow-up to 2009’s ‘No Line On The Horizon.’

10/21/2013

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