Like A Video: The Million Dollar Hotel/Invisible

[Ed. note: This is the 23rd in a series of essays by the @U2 staff about U2-related visuals and videos. Some essays may be informational and educational, while others may be more personal.] Our “Like A Video” segment usually highlights a music video or live concert footage, but this month I’m thinking about a movie […]

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U2 Get Standing O From Jared Leto For Dramatic Oscar Performance

Photos: Axelle/Bauer-Griffin and Kevin Winter/Getty Images North America Irish rockers’ ‘Ordinary Love’ is up for Best Original Song at the Oscars. By Gil Kaufman U2 have never met a big stage they couldn’t hold and Sunday night’s (March 2) Oscars were no exception. The legendary Irish rockers performed their Best Original Song nominated anthem “Ordinary […]

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Column: off the record…, vol. 14-608

Well, that stunk, didn’t it? Okay, the Oscar results stunk. U2’s performance was pretty darn good and the Oscars show itself was pretty good (albeit interminably long, like it always is). But after all the time and effort that U2 put into promoting “Ordinary Love” around Hollywood the past couple months, I’m disappointed for them […]

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U2 Performs, But Doesn’t Win at Oscar Awards

U2 earned a standing ovation at the Oscar Awards Sunday night, but they didn’t earn the coveted trophy for “Ordinary Love” in the Best Original Song category. “Let It Go,” from the Disney film Frozen, won the award — the second time U2 has come up short at the Oscars. (“The Hands That Built America” […]

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@U2 Originals: February 2014

Here at @U2, one of the things we’re most proud of is the original content we provide, created exclusively by our staff. In case you missed any of it in February, the highlights are posted here: In our weekly Off the Record column, Matt McGee shared his thoughts on the new U2 song “Invisible,” while […]

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