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  1. U2 auctioning signed guitar for charityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ContactMusic.com

    U2 are auctioning off a signed guitar along with a host of other money-can't-buy prizes in a bid to raise a fortune for music therapy charity Nordoff Robbins. The 'With or Without You' hitmakers - featuring Bono , The Edge , Adam Clayton and Larry Mullen Jr .

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  2. 'A lot of my early memories of teenage years were of violence' - Bono talks 'Cedarwood Road'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Independent.ie

    MAY 27: The Edge, Larry Mullen Jr and Bono of U2 performs at The Forum May 27, 2015 in Inglewood, California. Bono and The Edge have explained the origins of the song 'Cedarwood Road' from their Innocence + Experience album in an interview with Song Explorer.

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  3. Leach's Top 5 All-Time Bands To See LiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    ... Map Directions Send a comment or suggestion to the CBS Detroit web [...] U2 bass player Adam Clayton, guitar player The Edge and lead singer Bono perform at the New Meadowlands Stadium in FILE PHOTO (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images)

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  4. U2's Bono and The Edge are Latest Rock Royalty to Hit MomotaroRead the original story

    Tuesday | Eater

    After hosting The Rolling Stones' Mick Jagger and Ron Wood last week , Boka Group's hot Japanese restaurant Momotaro attracted a visit from more rock royalty this Saturday evening in the form of U2 members Bono and The Edge . Chef Mark Hellyar snapped a photo of the pair's order and the Boka Group's co-founder Kevin Boehm posted it to his Facebook page.

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  5. Bono and The Edge Take You Inside U2's 'Cedarwood Road'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Wired

    ... s housing projects. In this episode, Bono traces the arc from those memories to the lyrics of "Cedarwood Road," and The Edge breaks down the process of writing the song's music.

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  6. Chris Squire, the cornerstone of Yes at its bestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Los Angeles Times

    ... died at age 67 on Saturday in his hometown of Phoenix. ( Saba Hamedy ) "The Yes Album," "Fragile" and "Close to the Edge" are exhibits A, B and C in the case for progressive rock, the branch of popular music that has been least likely to get a fair ...

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  7. VIDEO: Bono Renames U2 Classic 'Pride In the Name of Love' in Support of Gay PrideRead the original story

    Tuesday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Bono also asked fans to send their love out to Ferguson and Charleston. Watch the clip below! Bono and U2 bandmate The Edge are known on Broadway for contributing the music and lyrics to 2011's Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark. The musical was based on ...

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  8. U2 - Cedarwood RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WNYC-AM New York

    ... around that time. In this episode, Bono traces the arc from those memories to the lyrics of "Cedarwood Road," and The Edge breaks down the process of how the music was written, with the original demo and the isolated tracks from the final recording.

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  9. Watch U2 Play 'Gloria' for First Time In 10 Years at Chicago ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | RollingStone

    ... the Lovetown tour in 1989. It didn't make the show, but Bono did sprinkle a few lines from it into "Beautiful Day." The Edge worked on the guitar parts for "The Crystal Ballroom" from the expanded edition of Songs of Innocence prior to the show as ...

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  10. Sunday picks: U2 rocking the United CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Daily Herald

    The Edge, from left, Bono, Larry Mullen, Jr. and Adam Clayton of U2, which brings the iNNOCENCE + eXPERIENCE Tour for five shows to the United Center in Chicago. Irish rock band U2 stars in five performances of its theatrically infused "iNNOCENCE + eXPERIENCE Tour" starting Wednesday at the United Center, 1901 W. Madison St., Chicago.

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  11. A more "innocent" approach boosts U2 experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | OnMilwaukee

    ... lights remained at least partially up. Again, the crowd needed time to catch up. Even the gear was modest, with The Edge using a bank of five small amps and Adam Clayton relying on a bass amp barely bigger than a bread box. What's most impressive ...

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  12. Live Review: U2 @ United CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | UR Chicago

    ... though, was more of a standout than any one song on the setlist. It doesn't take a music historian to know that The Edge is one of rock's most fervent and inventive guitarists. Once you actually watch the man play guitar in the same room as ...

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  13. Bono: The goal is 'to write and make it hurt'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... impoverished areas. The current "Innocence + Experience" tour with his U2 bandmates since childhood i 1 2 guitarist The Edge, bassist Adam Clayton and drummer Larry Mullen Jr. i 1 2 is where all those personal and public threads and contradictions ...

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  14. U2 review: Big ideas, no-frills songs at United CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Chicago Tribune

    ... first half of the show to a crashing close - conjuring as bleak an atmosphere as I can ever recall at a U2 show. The Edge's corrosive guitar melted into feedback and then an interlude built on "The Wanderer" and a video of the late Johnny Cash. As ...

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  15. 6 Things We Learned From British Summer Time 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | WWWM-FM Toledo

    ... saw Nile & Chic joined on stage by a whole posse of white people that couldn't dance, including Sam Smith and U2's The Edge. Only a truly humble man would allow such unworthy humans to share his stage. We all know what backlash Madonna gets for so ...

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  16. U2 on the record before 5-show Chicago takeoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Chicago Tribune

    ... the band's bassist, reminiscing about the bands that he, Bono and the other future members of U2 - guitarist the Edge and drummer Larry Mullen Jr. - witnessed and drew inspiration from as teenagers. "The Buzzcocks - the melodies were so great," Bono ...

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  17. Bono: The goal is 'to write and make it hurt'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Chicago Tribune

    ... gold-rimmed shades. "I may need more surgery to finally fret" the guitar. The members of U2 -- Bono, Larry Mullen, The Edge and Adam Clayton -- view their award for the best international group at the British Record Industry Awards in 1988 at the ...

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  18. Jewish dental student plays with U2Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | The Times of Israel

    Dental school student Ryan Luxenberg's dream came true when Bono called him up on stage at Montreal's Bell Center to play with him and the other members of U2 . A longtime fan of the internationally famous Irish rock band, Luxenberg went to the June 16 concert alone and stood close to the stage holding a small, handwritten sign saying, "Age 23. Can I play?" The sign caught the lead singer's eye, and before Luxenberg knew it, he was up on stage playing The Edge's guitar and belting out "Desire" with Bono.

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  19. Chic joined on stage by Sam Smith and Cara DelevingneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | National Ledger

    ... supermodel and the 'Stay With Me' hitmaker - who previously worked with Nile on Disclosure's 'Together' - U2's The Edge, 'Strictly Come Dancing' and 'Dancing with the Stars' judge Bruno Tonioli and a series of other people crowded around the disco ...

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  20. Kylie and Years and Years play BSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | BBC News

    ... Great Oak stage. Chic's disco set list culminated in a stage invasion that included the likes of Cara Delevingne, The Edge from U2 and Sam Smith. Follow @BBCNewsbeat on Twitter, BBCNewsbeat on Instagram and Radio1Newsbeat on YouTube and you can now ...

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