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  1. U2 Will Release New Version Of "Red Hill Mining Town," Rework...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2017 | Stereogum

    In a few months, U2 are heading out on a tour celebrating the 30th anniversary of their 1987 classic The Joshua Tree . And in support of that, U2 fansite @U2 reports, they're going to release an updated version of album track "Red Hill Mining Town" helmed by English producer Steve Lillywhite.

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  2. Bono Lobbies Pence on AIDS FundingBono is a fan of Pence, if not his boss.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2017 | The Daily Beast

    U2 frontman and human-rights activist Bono met with Vice President Mike Pence in Munich on Saturday to thank him for his past work in securing funding for HIV/AIDS assistance efforts in developing nations, telling the vice president that "we really appreciate" past efforts in support of the President's Emergency Plan For AIDS Relief, or PEPFAR. "You're the second-busiest man on earth," Bono said of Pence, before noting that "twice on the House floor you defended [PEPFAR] - that's how we know you."

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  3. Our Opinion: Spirit shines in all places, through all peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2017 | Newms360.com

    ... life. His lyrics are at times self-aggrandizing, at times redemptive, but always honest and confessional. Irish rock band U2 continues to compel listeners for the same reason. After Jesus' crucifixion, one of the first crises of the church was ...

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  4. Christie's to offer Basquiat self-portrait from the collection of U2's Adam ClaytonRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2017 | Art Daily

    ... The work was acquired soon after ClaytonA's arrival in New York and less than two years after BasquiatA's death. U2, by this point, were enjoying great success globally, and were exploring a new electronic sound world that would come to fruition in ...

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  5. Artwork owned by U2's Adam Clayton expected to fetch A 1.2million when it's sold at auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | Mirror.co.uk

    Clayton, 56, has owned the Jean-Michel Basquiat self-portrait Untitled , in which a tear drops from the artist's eye, for more than 25 years. The U2 star bought the work shortly after his arrival in New York and less than two years after Brooklyn-born Basquiat's death.

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  6. Artwork owned by U2 bassist Adam Clayton to go for 1.2m at auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    A work of art owned by U2 bassist Adam Clayton is expected to fetch A 1.2 million at auction. The star, 56, has owned the Jean-Michel Basquiat self-portrait Untitled , in which a tear drops from the artist's eye, for more than 25 years.

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  7. 10 Times the Grammys Got it WrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | Houston Press

    ... the Grammys have also given us plenty to deride as well. That holds particularly true for the awards themselves. 10. U2 OVER KANYE U2's How to Dismantle an Atomic Bomb is a perfectly fine record, if somewhat redundant when compared to its superior ...

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  8. 5 things Matt Beck Has Learned About Playing Keyboards on BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | Keyboard Magazine

    ... off the Dark , I remember receiving a phone call from someone who wanted to come and "sub" for me. He was really into U2 and knew that Bono and The Edge had written the music for the show. After I told him about the score and what it entailed, he ...

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  9. Autumn poets make Ja stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | The Gleaner

    ... persons to have faith and to believe that there is actually a light at the end of the tunnel. For, as Bobo of the band U2 said, "Music can change the world because it can change people." After a string of successes in Africa, the UK and the US, ...

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  10. The 10 biggest Grammy upsets of all timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | Boston Herald

    ... , Bey felt due this time. So Beck 's win for Morning Phase really left us scratching our heads. Returning to classic U2 territory with 2000's All That You Can't Leave Behind , Bono and company seemed primed to walk on with their second Album of the ...

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  11. Many readers had not been born the last time U2 came to Louisville.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2017 | NA Confidential

    It stands to reason that this U2 clip from Werchter in July of 1982 would be familiar to anyone who saw the band in Louisville at the old Louisville Gardens just a few months before. I wasn't among them; the band only came to my attention with the release of War the following year.

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  12. Best and worst Super Bowl halftime shows: From Beyonc to BelushiRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2017 | Ohio.com

    ... Panthers and New England Patriots in Houston, Feb. 1, 2004. (AP Photo/David Phillip) Bono, lead singer of the band U2, performs during halftime of Super Bowl XXXVI at the Louisiana Superdome, Feb. 3, 2002, in New Orleans. (AP Photo/Amy Sancetta) ...

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  13. Eagles of Death Metal on New HBO Doc: 'There Is Nothing Easy About This'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2017 | Billboard

    ... Jesse Hughes, Josh Homme and the rest of the band made the decision to return to Paris to finish their set onstage with U2 , at which point their friend Colin Hanks stepped in, offering to document the experience. "When Colin started mentioning that ...

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  14. The Chieftans Celebrate 55th Anniversary Tour at The Kupferberg CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... musicians quickly captured a much broader audience, elevating their status to the likeness of fellow Irish band, U2. The Chieftains are never afraid to shock purists and push genre boundaries and the trappings of fame have not altered The ...

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  15. Five Super Bowl halftime shows you'll never forget13 minutes | Super BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | NorthJersey.com

    ... ensemble performance by wearing the American flag as a cape. The Edge, left, Bono, center, and Adam Clayton, right, of U2 perform during halftime of Super Bowl XXXVI at the Louisiana Superdome Sunday, Feb. 3, 2002 in New Orleans. This remains the ...

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  16. U2 - welcome to the cabaretRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | RTE.ie

    With a Joshua Tree 30th anniversary tour on the horizon, Colm O'Callaghan takes a cold, hard look at The Biggest Rock 'n' Roll Band In The World and asks: where do U2 go from here? The announcements in early January that U2 were parking the release of an intended album and were instead loading their bases to tour The Joshua Tree on the occasion of the thirtieth anniversary of its issue, won't have taken regular watchers of the veteran band by surprise. Songs Of Experience had initially been touted as a quick-fire follow-up and companion piece to 2014's Songs Of Innocence , even if more specific detail wasn't forthcoming, a tack favoured by a band that, even now, likes to play with a closed hand.

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  17. Forget Johnny Depp; these are Hollywood's biggest spendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... a charity concert, rock star Bono came up with an ingenious plan: he'd just fly it over on its own flight. In 2003, the U2 frontman spent A 100 transporting the hat in a taxi, A 442 for its own seat in the cockpit of a British Airways flight (a ...

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  18. President Trump to Attend National Prayer BreakfastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | ABC News

    ... keynote address at the function include former United Kingdom Prime Minister Tony Blair , King Abdullah II of Jordan and U2 frontman Bono. King Abdullah is expected to attend Thursday's breakfast as well. In 2013, a then-relatively unknown Dr. Ben ...

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  19. Music 6 mins ago 6:30 p.m.U2's Joshua Tree Tour to play at Papa John's Cardinal Stadium June 16thRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | WHAS11

    SEPTEMBER 23: Recording artists The Edge, Bono and Adam Clayton of U2 perform onstage at the 2016 iHeartRadio Music Festival at T-Mobile Arena on September 23, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. LOUISVILLE, Ky.

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  20. Kelly meets U2's Clayton plus today's other TV highsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | RTE.ie

    John Kelly meets U2's Adam Clayton on The Works Presents, while the BBC gets all historical about Sicily. Buona visione! John Kelly returns for a new, eight-part run of his show where he interviews faces from the worlds of film, literature, music and theatre.

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