The Miami Herald
U2's inspirations? Mandela, old vs. new
NEW YORK _ Bono took a look around the cluttered recording studio, filled with Coke bottles and laptops and vinyl records, and turned to a reporter.
Thu Dec 19, 2013
Audio video revolution
Helios - The Fray
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Mon Dec 16, 2013
U2 Post Paul Epworth Version of 'Ordinary Love'
U2 contributed "Ordinary Love" to Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom and last week walked away with a Golden Globe nomination for it, but Danger Mouse's film-ready mix is not the only version of the song the band has commissioned.
Releases by Robert Plant, U2, The Beatles Among Amazon's Best-Selling CDs of All Time
Amazon.com has just has tabulated its all-time sales figures, and a number of veteran artists have made the list of the CDs that have sold the most copies in the history of the online retailer.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
See Kings of Leon Exude Classic-Rock Proficiency on 'Saturday Night Live'
Accomplished professionalism is the watchword for Kings of Leon's 2013 album Mechanical Bull , and that carried over to the band's third Saturday Night Live appearance.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Golden Globe nomination for Mandela actor
FOR his portrayal of Nelson Mandela, Idris Elba is to go head-to-head with Tom Hanks, Matthew McConaughey, Robert Redford and Chiwetel Ejiofor in the best actor in a motion picture: drama category, at January's 71st Golden Globes.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Mandela Memorial: World Leaders Bow, Pray At Madiba's Casket
World leaders bowed and prayed Wednesday before the flag-draped casket containing the body of Nelson Mandela, having a final look at the anti-apartheid icon in the amphitheater where he was sworn in 19 years earlier as South Africa's first black president.
Hear Golden Globes' 2014 Best Song Nominees: Taylor Swift, Justin Timberlake, U2, Coldplay
The nominees for the 71st Golden Globe Awards are in, and the Best Original Song category should generate no surprised faces .
Taylor Swift, Justin Timberlake's 'Inside Llewyn Davis' Score Golden Globes Nominations
Justin Timberlake's song from "Inside Llewyn Davis," Taylor Swift's track from "One Chance" and Coldplay's closing credits tune from "Hunger Games: Catching Fire" received nominations for the 71st annual Golden Globes on Thursday.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
The Austin Chronicle
Released! The Human Rights Concerts 1986-1998
Overshadowed by Live Aid, the Human Rights Concerts were perhaps a greater achievement.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Bieber using power for good?
Over 100000 people gathered to pay their respects Tuesday at a massive memorial service for former south African president Nelson Mandela among the mourners -- Darren and U2 frontman -- -- -- -- has some issues.
Bono, Charlize Theron attend Nelson Mandela memorial
Irish band U2's lead singer Bono and South African actress Charlize Theron attend the memorial service of South African former president Nelson Mandela at the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg on Dec. 10, 2013.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
This Day in Music History: December 9th
Pearl Jam opened the concert & during U2's set, there were guest appearances from Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong & Pearl Jam's Eddie Vedder & Mike McCready.
Quick Hits: One Direction, U2, Christina Perri, St. Vincent, Pixies
One Direction made their second appearance as musical guests on Saturday Night Live over the weekend, where they sang two songs from Midnight Memories .
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Arcane Collective's otherworldly 'Cold Dream Colour' honors Irish artist Louis le Brocquy
Told in excerpts, dance troupe Arcane Collective's "Cold Dream Colour" is a meditation on mood and texture, layering light, score and slow, stark movement into a theatrical fugue state of inscrutable darkness.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Prince George Citizen
Hearing Mandela's message
He had already been in a South African prison for more than 20 years when Sun City came out in 1985, a protest song by the Artists United Against Apartheid.
Mandela death: Bono, Freeman, Winfrey and Ali tributes
U2 frontman Bono, award-winning actor Morgan Freeman, chat show queen Oprah Winfrey and iconic boxer Mohammed Ali have been among the celebrities paying tribute to Mandela since his passing.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Bono Pens Essay on Nelson Mandela: 'He Could Charm the...
"As an activist I have pretty much been doing what Nelson Mandela tells me since I was a teenager."
10 Musical Tributes to Nelson Mandela
Mandela: the three syllables not only refer to the legendary anti-apartheid leader and former President of South Africa, but serve as a modern synonym for equality, freedom and revolution.
Holiday rock shows to be offered at the Fairfield Theatre Company
Sister Sparrow and the Dirty Birds will be appearing at the Fairfield Theatre Company's StageOne on Friday, Dec. 13 and Saturday, Dec. 14. Photo: Contributed Photo The Fairfield Theatre Company is rocking the holiday season this year with two presentations: A pair of concerts by Sister Sparrow and the Dirty Birds, and a documentary on legendary ... (more)