Monthly Archives: November 2013

Achtoon Baby: U2 on Facebook

Facebook has about 1.2 billion users around the world, but as far as we know, none of them are named Paul Hewson, Dave Evans, Larry Mullen or Adam Clayton while also being part of a band named U2.
Sure, the band has an official Facebook page … but w… Continue reading »

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U2 Album Status? Updates from Mandela Screening

U2′s new song, “Ordinary Love,” and the movie it’s in — Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom — weren’t the only topics of discussion at last night’s special screening in New York City. Some of the reporters there also asked about U2′s next album, and here’… Continue reading »

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U2′s ‘In A Little While’ on Phillipines Relief Album

U2 is one of a couple dozen major artists to contribute a song to Songs For The Philippines, a new charity relief album that’s available on iTunes. The 39-track album is selling for $$9.99, with all proceeds going to the Philippines Red Cross and its … Continue reading »

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U2 Attends NYC Screening of Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom

All four members of U2 were on hand Monday night for a special New York City screening of Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom, the upcoming film that features their new song, “Ordinary Love,” on the soundtrack. Bono was among those who spoke inside the thea… Continue reading »

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Column: off the record…, vol. 13-594

When I hear the words “U2” and “Super Bowl” together, my subconscious transports me back to the brilliance that was Feb. 2, 2002. That time the band transformed a football field into a fellowship of awesome and performed (in m… Continue reading »

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Column: off the record…, vol. 13-594

When I hear the words “U2″ and “Super Bowl” together, my subconscious transports me back to the brilliance that was Feb. 2, 2002. That time the band transformed a football field into a fellowship of awesome and performed (in my opinion) the best half… Continue reading »

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Bono, The Edge & Chris Martin Perform at Super Successful (RED) Auction

(Update: We’ve added YouTube videos to this post, and updated the text with new information.)
Big money was spent and a big collaboration was sung on Saturday night at the (RED) auction at Sotheby’s in New York City.
The event, a joint effort between … Continue reading »

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‘Ordinary Love’ Video Now Available to U2.com Members

U2.com has posted the lyric video for U2′s new song, “Ordinary Love.” It’s only available for now to paying U2.com subscribers.
The video is the work of Irish illustrator Oliver Jeffers and American animator and collagist Mac Premo. The song, you sure… Continue reading »

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U2 Fan Christmas/Holiday Card Exchange

It’s time for the 15th annual U2 Fan Christmas/Holiday Card Exchange, a chance for U2 fans to send greetings of the season to other fans worldwide!To participate:

Send a message to u2christmas [at] gmail [dot] com and give us your snail mail (postal) … Continue reading »

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U2 Fan Christmas/Holiday Card Exchange

It’s time for the 15th annual U2 Fan Christmas/Holiday Card Exchange, a chance for U2 fans to send greetings of the season to other fans worldwide!To participate:

Send a message to u2christmas [at] gmail [dot] com and give us your snail mail (postal) … Continue reading »

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