Monthly Archives: October 2012

Happy 51st Birthday to Larry Mullen Jr.

Everyone’s favorite drummer, Harley Davidson fanatic and (now) two-time actor is turning 51 years old on Wednesday, so please join us in wishing Larry Mullen Jr. a happy birthday.
Happy birthday to you!Happy birthday to you!Happy birthday, dear Larry,… Continue reading »

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Column: off the record…, vol. 12-538

Am I the only one enjoying the quadrennial pestilence known as presidential politics? Unlike past election cycles during which I have immersed myself in the primary season as early as Jan. 4, this year I thankfully warded off my usual obsessive behav… Continue reading »

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Larry Lands Acting Role in ‘A Thousand Times Good Night’

Thanks to the several readers who sent in alerts and translations of this article in the Norwegian newspaper Dagbladet that says Larry Mullen Jr. has landed the second acting role of his life. Norwegian director Erik Poppe is currently shooting scenes… Continue reading »

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Poll Results: U2 Fans Optimistic About U2′s Next Record Sales

U2 fans are optimistic about the prospects for U2′s next album to outsell its predecessor. In late August, we posted a new poll question on our home page asking fans to predict if U2′s next album would sell more copies than No Line On The Horizon. Mor… Continue reading »

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Bono Donates to ‘Tosca Pops Up’ African Charity Auction

A Bono-autographed copy of the “Uber Deluxe Edition” of the recent Achtung Baby re-issue is being auctioned as part of the Tosca Pops Up charity event this week in Dublin. Tosca Pops Up refers to the one-time re-opening of Tosca, a popular Dublin rest… Continue reading »

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Column: off the record…, vol. 12-537

It’s hard to believe it’s been three years this week since our @U2 staff made the pilgrimage to visit The Joshua Tree that was featured in U2′s iconic album photos. However silly it may sound, it was one of the most spiritual journeys I’ve ever taken… Continue reading »

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Column: off the record…, vol. 12-537

It’s hard to believe it’s been three years this week since our @U2 staff made the pilgrimage to visit The Joshua Tree that was featured in U2’s iconic album photos. However silly it may sound, it was one of the most spiritual journe… Continue reading »

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Column: off the record…, vol. 12-537

It’s hard to believe it’s been three years this week since our @U2 staff made the pilgrimage to visit The Joshua Tree that was featured in U2’s iconic album photos. However silly it may sound, it was one of the most spiritual journe… Continue reading »

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Column: off the record…, vol. 12-537

It’s hard to believe it’s been three years this week since our @U2 staff made the pilgrimage to visit The Joshua Tree that was featured in U2’s iconic album photos. However silly it may sound, it was one of the most spiritual journe… Continue reading »

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Bono & The Edge attend F.ounders tech conference in Dublin

Bono and The Edge were both on hand today at the F.ounders high-tech conference in Dublin. Bono’s involvement included an on-stage conversation with Jamie Drummond, his longtime ONE Campaign co-founder. The Independent has already published an article… Continue reading »

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