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U2 are getting ridiculous amounts of praise for their recent performance on BBC
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U2 are getting ridiculous amounts of praise for their recent performance on BBC

Dec 20th 2017, 10:21 AM 11,136 Views 2 Comments

Another reason why we need BBC iPlayer.

U2 write letter supporting the Freedom of Dublin being stripped from Aung San Suu Kyi
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U2 write letter supporting the Freedom of Dublin being stripped from Aung San Suu Kyi

Dec 12th 2017, 6:20 PM 32,058 Views 84 Comments

Councillors are looking at how to remove the award from her.

U2 delay concert in Argentina to allow fans watch crucial World Cup qualifier
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# The Tunes Can Wait

U2 delay concert in Argentina to allow fans watch crucial World Cup qualifier

Oct 10th 2017, 6:09 PM 12,959 Views 8 Comments

Argentina need a win against Ecuador to have a chance of securing one of the four automatic qualification spots for the tournament in Russia.

U2 and Ed Sheeran cancel concerts in protest-hit St Louis
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U2 and Ed Sheeran cancel concerts in protest-hit St Louis

Sep 17th 2017, 12:27 PM 24,229 Views 90 Comments

There were violent scenes after the acquittal of a police officer of the murder of a black man.

U2 fans have been receiving these cryptic unmarked letters in the post
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# Snail Mail

U2 fans have been receiving these cryptic unmarked letters in the post

Aug 22nd 2017, 4:30 PM 5,940 Views 0 Comments

They’ve gone full Taylor Swift.

11 vital things we need to see included in the proposed U2 museum in Dublin
# EX-HIB-I-TION
# EX-HIB-I-TION

11 vital things we need to see included in the proposed U2 museum in Dublin

Aug 7th 2017, 2:30 PM 4,614 Views 3 Comments

We are open to the role of the museum’s artistic director.

'It's a stadium built for Gaelic Games, first and foremost. That has to be the priority.'
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'It's a stadium built for Gaelic Games, first and foremost. That has to be the priority.'

Aug 4th 2017, 6:00 AM 11,917 Views 11 Comments

The Croke Park surface has come under the spotlight in recent weeks.

If you missed U2, here are some of the best bits from their homecoming gig in Croke Park
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# A Sort Of Homecoming

If you missed U2, here are some of the best bits from their homecoming gig in Croke Park

Jul 25th 2017, 11:49 AM 13,523 Views 17 Comments

The crowd was treated to a spectacular tri-colour themed fly-past

Everything you desperately need to know about last night's U2 Croke Park gig
# Hometown Heroes
# Hometown Heroes

Everything you desperately need to know about last night's U2 Croke Park gig

Jul 23rd 2017, 10:14 AM 20,886 Views 5 Comments

Apologies for the FOMO.

A spectacular fly-past and understated Trump references: U2 bring 'The Joshua Tree' home
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A spectacular fly-past and understated Trump references: U2 bring 'The Joshua Tree' home

Jul 23rd 2017, 2:33 AM 54,518 Views 97 Comments

Sweeping visuals from filmmaker Anton Corbijn helped breathe new life into the classic songs.

Bono has even made the sun shine as fans gather ahead of sold out Croke Park gig
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Bono has even made the sun shine as fans gather ahead of sold out Croke Park gig

Jul 22nd 2017, 2:11 PM 21,952 Views 68 Comments

The hottest ticket in town.

This is how the stage will look at U2 tomorrow
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This is how the stage will look at U2 tomorrow

Jul 21st 2017, 9:59 PM 31,684 Views 55 Comments

Hello, hello, ola…

U2 help pay for Berlin pitch to be relaid ahead of Liverpool friendly
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# Pitch Perfect

U2 help pay for Berlin pitch to be relaid ahead of Liverpool friendly

Jul 21st 2017, 12:26 PM 9,440 Views 14 Comments

Bono and the lads played the Olympic Stadium last week.

Fine Gael minister says left-wing policies would "break this country"
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# Rise Of The Left

Fine Gael minister says left-wing policies would "break this country"

Jul 18th 2017, 10:42 PM 20,952 Views 115 Comments

Paschal Donohoe said that a ‘social disorder’ has prevailed since the 2008 economic collapse.

Heading to Croke Park next weekend? Whet your appetite with a video visit to this 'U2 room'
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# A Sort Of Homecoming

Heading to Croke Park next weekend? Whet your appetite with a video visit to this 'U2 room'

Jul 15th 2017, 8:30 PM 10,245 Views 5 Comments

The display features a life-size sculpture of Bono’s ‘MacPhisto’ character and even a pack of U2 condoms.

Poll: Do you admire Bono?
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# Lunch Crunch

Poll: Do you admire Bono?

Jul 13th 2017, 12:45 PM 42,651 Views 150 Comments

Give it to us straight. Be honest.

U2 played an intimate gig in London for the firefighters who responded to Grenfell Tower
# Joshua Tree Tour
# Joshua Tree Tour

U2 played an intimate gig in London for the firefighters who responded to Grenfell Tower

Jul 9th 2017, 2:53 PM 4,552 Views 2 Comments

They also paid tribute to Jo Cox who was murdered by a terrorist last year.

U2's Adam Clayton: 'I'm an alcoholic.. that disease drove me towards this wonderful life'
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# Heartfelt

U2's Adam Clayton: 'I'm an alcoholic.. that disease drove me towards this wonderful life'

Jun 27th 2017, 4:54 PM 52,252 Views 35 Comments

U2 bassist Adam Clayton thanked his bandmates for their support during his treatment and recovery for alcohol abuse.

'We'd like to honour our graceful leader': Enda gets a shout-out from Bono in Chicago
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# The Chieftain

'We'd like to honour our graceful leader': Enda gets a shout-out from Bono in Chicago

Jun 6th 2017, 2:29 PM 24,163 Views 47 Comments

Enda’s on his farewell tour as Taoiseach – and happened to be in Chicago at the same time as the band.

Here's how much U2, Paul McCartney and Adele are worth
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# Rolling In The Dough

Here's how much U2, Paul McCartney and Adele are worth

May 4th 2017, 6:20 AM 58,443 Views 39 Comments

The Sunday Times Music Rich List is out.

This music producer told a very amusing story about meeting Bono and not having a breeze who he was
# Sorry Who Are You
# Sorry Who Are You

This music producer told a very amusing story about meeting Bono and not having a breeze who he was

Apr 22nd 2017, 2:11 PM 6,780 Views 0 Comments

“Maaan, no disrespect, but no.”

U2's song with Kendrick Lamar is good, and the internet is extremely surprised
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# XXX

U2's song with Kendrick Lamar is good, and the internet is extremely surprised

Apr 14th 2017, 9:13 AM 13,531 Views 3 Comments

“Kendrick Lamar managed to make U2 tolerable. Is this witchcraft?”

U2's former manager has made a €35m TV show about the seedy lives of the rich and famous
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# Star Studded Crew

U2's former manager has made a €35m TV show about the seedy lives of the rich and famous

Apr 8th 2017, 8:30 AM 27,130 Views 6 Comments

Funded by Sky Atlantic, Riviera is the brainchild of Paul McGuinness and directed by Neil Jordan.

U2's The Edge is putting cash into a Dublin ticketing startup
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U2's The Edge is putting cash into a Dublin ticketing startup

Apr 1st 2017, 4:00 PM 19,749 Views 12 Comments

Several large investment companies are also backing Coras.

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U2 top Irish Rich List with a combined wealth of €645 million

Mar 4th 2017, 2:51 PM 24,373 Views 39 Comments

Niall Horan, Graham Norton, Colin Farrell, Daniel O’Donnell, Michael Flatley, and Enya all feature.

British songwriter accuses U2 of ripping off his song
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# The Fly

British songwriter accuses U2 of ripping off his song

Mar 1st 2017, 7:47 PM 19,140 Views 40 Comments

The lawsuit says U2 heard his song after signing on with Island Records in 1989.

Why are Bono and The Edge grazing sheep in Stephen's Green in 2000? It's their right as Freemen of the City
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# Freedom Of The City

Why are Bono and The Edge grazing sheep in Stephen's Green in 2000? It's their right as Freemen of the City

Feb 7th 2017, 6:01 AM 22,945 Views 27 Comments

Barack and Michelle Obama are soon set to have some interesting privileges in Dublin.

Third major concert set for Croke Park this summer (but it's not an extra U2 date)
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# Croker Stage

Third major concert set for Croke Park this summer (but it's not an extra U2 date)

Feb 2nd 2017, 6:03 AM 35,618 Views 22 Comments

The gig will most likely be in June.

Someone is selling a ticket for U2's Croke Park gig for €3,920 on Stubhub
# Daylight Robbery
# Daylight Robbery

Someone is selling a ticket for U2's Croke Park gig for €3,920 on Stubhub

Jan 24th 2017, 9:59 PM 5,257 Views 2 Comments

AH HERE.

Poll: Should reselling tickets above face value be banned?
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# Your Say

Poll: Should reselling tickets above face value be banned?

Jan 17th 2017, 8:48 AM 25,607 Views 103 Comments

U2 fans were left unhappy after tickets from their upcoming gig sold out in minutes.

Calls to fast-track anti-ticket touting law as U2 tickets sell for more than €1,000
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# Sold Out

Calls to fast-track anti-ticket touting law as U2 tickets sell for more than €1,000

Jan 17th 2017, 6:10 AM 16,100 Views 58 Comments

Dublin North West TD Noel Rock said he would be raising the issue with Taoiseach Enda Kenny this afternoon.

U2 tickets sold out in minutes this morning - but are already being sold for €1,000
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# With Or With-tout You

U2 tickets sold out in minutes this morning - but are already being sold for €1,000

Jan 16th 2017, 3:29 PM 27,958 Views 83 Comments

Tickets are on sale on a website owned by Ticketmaster – who sold the originals.

Bono sent pizza to U2 fans camping out for tickets to their Croke Park gig
# With Or Without Food
# With Or Without Food

Bono sent pizza to U2 fans camping out for tickets to their Croke Park gig

Jan 16th 2017, 1:53 PM 8,491 Views 9 Comments

Decidedly un-poxy behaviour.

U2 tickets go on sale today - but will there be a second date?
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# On Sale

U2 tickets go on sale today - but will there be a second date?

Jan 16th 2017, 6:00 AM 21,911 Views 52 Comments

Last week the band announced it will play Croke Park on 22 July.

U2 delays new album because of Trump victory
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# Songs Of Experience

U2 delays new album because of Trump victory

Jan 11th 2017, 7:01 PM 28,792 Views 113 Comments

The Edge said the outcome of the US election has changed the world.

Obama walked out to a U2 song at his farewell address, and gave everyone all the feels
# City Of Blinding Lights
# City Of Blinding Lights

Obama walked out to a U2 song at his farewell address, and gave everyone all the feels

Jan 11th 2017, 9:01 AM 14,784 Views 3 Comments

“In the city of blinding lights…”

U2 announce Croke Park gig for this summer
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# Joshua Tree 30

U2 announce Croke Park gig for this summer

Jan 9th 2017, 9:06 AM 64,526 Views 158 Comments

Tickets for the July concert go on sale to the general public next Monday.

Whatever happened to... U2's skyscraper in Dublin's docks?
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# Building And Property

Whatever happened to... U2's skyscraper in Dublin's docks?

Jan 8th 2017, 9:55 AM 40,019 Views 61 Comments

The rock band was involved in a plan to construct Ireland’s tallest building.

Bono named on Glamour's Women of the Year list
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# Mysterious Ways

Bono named on Glamour's Women of the Year list

Nov 2nd 2016, 7:51 AM 19,613 Views 60 Comments

It’s the first time in the awards’ 27-year history that a Man of the Year has been named.