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From TheJournal.ie Forbes lists the 25 richest musicians in 2012 Rich List

Forbes lists the 25 richest musicians in 2012

Dr Dre came out on top, with Irish rockers U2 taking the fourth spot.

Dublin City Council tackles anti-U2 graffiti Graffiti This post contains images

Dublin City Council tackles anti-U2 graffiti

We’ve all seen the ‘tax-dodging’ graffiti, right?

“Who is Bono?” asks Neil Young

Morto for Bono.

From TheJournal.ie The eagle has landed: Bono to get Mexico's top honour Bono

The eagle has landed: Bono to get Mexico's top honour

The Order of the Aztec Eagle is the highest decoration that can be awarded to foreigners and it’s winging (sorry) its way to the U2 frontman.

From TheJournal.ie Mitt Romney uses U2's old tour plane to campaign for US presidency US 2012

Mitt Romney uses U2's old tour plane to campaign for US presidency

The Republican candidate for president is using the 22-year-old aircraft that Bono and co used for a bit of, ahem, ‘Elevation’ during their 360° tour from 2009 to 2011.

VIDEO: 'Hello housemates. This is your Irish rock star fan, Bono' Bono This post contains videos

VIDEO: 'Hello housemates. This is your Irish rock star fan, Bono'

He appeared on Big Brother South Africa. Watch the whole episode here.

From TheJournal.ie The Evening Fix: Friday Need To Know

The Evening Fix: Friday

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

From TheJournal.ie Pics: Adam Clayton's former PA found guilty of stealing nearly €3m from him Rattle And Stung This post contains images

Pics: Adam Clayton's former PA found guilty of stealing nearly €3m from him

The U2 bass player spoke to the media outside the court today as the jury delivered a unanimous guilty verdict on all charges.

From The42 Summer Tour Diary: 'Our time is now' says O'Driscoll as Kidney shocks us all Deadpan Hero This post contains videos

Summer Tour Diary: 'Our time is now' says O'Driscoll as Kidney shocks us all

Bold team selections excite the travelling media corp and a slovenly funnyman piques the Irish captain.

Top 20: The best-selling albums in Irish history

How many times do U2 feature? And which has sold more – A Woman’s Heart or White Ladder? Time to reveal all…

From TheJournal.ie Stephen Roche, Swingball, Big Time bars: Ireland in the 1980s (pics) BIG TIME This post contains images

Stephen Roche, Swingball, Big Time bars: Ireland in the 1980s (pics)

From the Enniskillen bombing to the divorce referendum, from Theresa Lowe to Ray Houghton…. images of eighties Ireland.

6 memorable moments from 50 years of the Late Late Show Late Late Show This post contains videos

6 memorable moments from 50 years of the Late Late Show

From tearing up Toy Show tickets to Padraig Flynn’s appearance, here are some of the chat show’s highlights. Tell us your favourites…

From TheJournal.ie Bono's wealth set to double in Facebook's first day on markets Elevation

Bono's wealth set to double in Facebook's first day on markets

Paul Hewson’s investment vehicle owns 1.5 per cent of the company – and will make a tidy packet in the IPO today.

From TheJournal.ie U2, Sir Paul and...er Posh Spice make Sunday Times millionaire musicians list Money Money Money

U2, Sir Paul and...er Posh Spice make Sunday Times millionaire musicians list

MCD boss Denis Desmond and Michael Flatley are among the Irish names on the list…

No Slane event this year, says Lord Henry

Slane Castle owner says 2013 “will be busy”.

Most Studded Rock Star Shoes of the Day

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Damien Rice pays almost $500k for Bono's guitar

The singer-songwriter bid on the customised guitar at a fundraising auction for Haiti in Beverly Hills at the weekend.

U2 covers album launched to raise money for Concern U2

U2 covers album launched to raise money for Concern

The album features tracks from Achtung Baby, covered by Patti Smith, Depeche Mode and Jack White, and all proceeds will go to Concern’s East Africa appeal.

Bono and The Edge speculate on U2 break-up

The pair have been musing on the possibility of the band being no more after next year.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Wednesday 9 At 9 This post contains videos

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Nine things you should know this morning…

U2 are the 'best act of the past 25 years' U2

U2 are the 'best act of the past 25 years'

U2 were awarded the accolade at the Q Magazine music awards last night – but who else were the big winners? Plus – three great U2 videos.

From TheJournal.ie The Daily Fix: Saturday Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

All of the day’s main news, plus the little bits and pieces you may have missed…

Bono admits: U2 are 'on the verge of irrelevance' Auf Wiedersehen Baby This post contains videos

Bono admits: U2 are 'on the verge of irrelevance'

Not only that, but the U2 frontman reckons his band have been pretty much surplus to requirements for almost two decades.

Bono spokeswoman denies report of French holiday heart scare

A spokesman for the U2 singer denies a report in yesterday’s papers that Bono had been taken to hospital with chest pains.

From TheJournal.ie Even Better Than the Real Thing: Bono's Facebook stake now worth nearly $1bn Beautiful Day

Even Better Than the Real Thing: Bono's Facebook stake now worth nearly $1bn

The rising value of the social network is good news for the rockstar.

U2 graffiti, dog poop and man-sized potholes - welcome to FixYourStreet.ie Fix Your STreet This post contains images

U2 graffiti, dog poop and man-sized potholes - welcome to FixYourStreet.ie

The new website, aimed at identifying ‘non-emergency issues’ like potholes and illegal dumping, has attracted hundreds of complaints since it launched last week.

From TheJournal.ie The Daily Fix: Tuesday Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

In today’s fix: Thursday election decision criticised, farewell to Tipperary North and South, and some politicians have a spot of bother with the birds…

Lights, camera, Bono: U2 documentary to open Toronto Film Festival

It’s the first time a documentary has opened the event. Glenn Close’s Irish film Albert Nobbs will also be screened…

From TheJournal.ie The Edge tells newspaper: U2 have not evaded taxes U2

The Edge tells newspaper: U2 have not evaded taxes

The U2 guitarist wrote to the Baltimore Sun in response to a letter printed in it about the band’s tax record.

Blind man is pro Bono after being given onstage pass

U2 invites fan to play with them during Fourth of July concert – and sends him home with a guitar.

From TheJournal.ie The Daily Fix: Saturday The Daily Fix This post contains images

The Daily Fix: Saturday

In today’s fix: Dublin’s Pride Parade, Smurfs on show and what you think about U2′s tax affairs (the answer? Not much)…

Glasto gallery: Bono leads huge singalong as protesters scuffle with security Glasto This post contains videos This post contains images

Glasto gallery: Bono leads huge singalong as protesters scuffle with security

U2 performed a career spanning set, while the crowds were greeted with: “Hello Glastonbury, from the International Space Station”…

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Saturday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Saturday

In your 9 at 9: Shooting in Dublin leaves one dead; Gay marriage and gay pride; the footballers who defected; the Facebook presidential poll; and U2 at Glastonbury, it was good, wasn’t it?

From TheJournal.ie The Daily Fix: Friday Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Friday

In your evening wrap-up: Does the DAA chief deserve a bonus? How is Ireland so good at boxing? And shouldn’t they have called the movie The Anti-Social Network?

U2 preparing for Glasto debut but so are the protesters U2

U2 preparing for Glasto debut but so are the protesters

A group complaining about U2′s tax affairs aims to disrupt their appearance at the festival tonight.

Gallery: Day One at Glastonbury… and it's already a mudbath Welly Watch This post contains images

Gallery: Day One at Glastonbury… and it's already a mudbath

It’s only Wednesday, but already Worthy Farm in Somerset is looking a little soggy underfoot…

Video: Spider-Man musical finally opens - even Sesame Street is surprised SpiderMonster This post contains videos

Video: Spider-Man musical finally opens - even Sesame Street is surprised

“You must be patient, sir, tis Bono’s first show ever,” Grover explains to the audience in Sesame Street’s ode to Spider-Man, SpiderMonster.

From TheJournal.ie The Daily Fix: Saturday Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

In your bank holiday Saturday Fix: Strike looms at Aer Lingus; the high-price of government advice; U2′s controversial Glastonbury appearance; a hair-raising announcement from Wayne Rooney; and the accidental Facebook party.

U2's Glastonbury appearance targeted by tax avoidance protests U2

U2's Glastonbury appearance targeted by tax avoidance protests

The Irish band’s appearance will be targeted by demonstrators complaining about the band’s Dutch tax status.

From The42 Ice hockey star picks up unusual hitchhiker - Bono On Song

Ice hockey star picks up unusual hitchhiker - Bono

The U2 star was wandering the highways of West Vancouver before a Edmonton Oliers player made his girlfriend turn the car around.